Four winners, three continents, $1800 in prizes. We’ve finally tracked down all the lucky prizewinners in our first-ever Great Big Gear Giveaway. We featured the contest on BikeEXIF and got so many entries we felt obliged to sweeten the pot with an extra tool roll. The winners hail from Australia, Ireland, Wisconsin and Strong Island, NY. Here are their stories.
We’re proud to welcome Belstaff as the newest addition to our roster. This iconic British brand has been making motorcycle jackets for more than 91 years, and with some sensible updates like D30 armor and modern waterproofing, they’re better than ever.
If you’re thinking of skipping spring and getting right to summer, think again. We’ve got a lot of cold mornings between now and the balmy embrace of the real riding season. While 50 degrees doesn’t sound like much, get up to highway speeds and it’s near freezing. Do yourself a solid and get some proper cold-weather motorcycle gloves.
We’ve partnered up with Bike EXIF to offer a fantastic one-time opportunity to win one of three blockbuster prizes. And all it’ll cost you is a quick game of 20 questions.
Union Garage is pleased to announce a short film that takes a rare look behind the walls of Moto Borgotaro. Yes, we finally convinced Peter Boggia to allow rolling video cameras into his shop. Five of them, to be precise. Plus a sound guy.
The #RobinsonJacket made a surprise cameo at the global media launch of Duacti’s highly anticipated 2015 Scrambler.
LET’S START with the dash, because it says a lot.
Pretend for a moment that it’s not at or below freezing with the wind-chill right now. Instead, let’s remember when it was not just bearable, but downright enjoyable, to ride a few hours north of the city and find nirvana in the perfectly paved and practically un-patrolled roads of the Catskills.
TEN years ago this SF2 was in sad shape. Its brake calipers were seized to rusty rotors. Its frame had been hammered open to fit a tractor battery. And a hole it one piston had relegated it to a basement for who knows how long before it was dragged out to a swap meet in Ohio.
It’s that time of year again. Fall is in the air. It’s still riding season, but not for long. And it’s been such a busy season at the store we haven’t had time to throw a single party. That’s changing this weekend.