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Riding skills: How to get on a motorcycle

By Guy Procter -

Riding Skills

 06 May 2011 14:14

Failure to mount a motorcycle properly can lead to poor forward vision and throttle control, and it’s a growing problem among predominantly slender, female new riders. Deterred by the complexity of explaining this key task adequately, magazines and instructors have shied away from it for years.

So we’re incredibly thankful to American training outfit Motorcycle Riding Concepts who’ve managed to compress the subject into just three minutes of video. You may well have to watch this more than once, but it’s worth it.