Dirt Bike Riding Tips


MSF dirt bike safety course

MSF Safety Course

Anyone can learn to ride a dirt bike providing they realize it's a sport just like any other and will require time and effort Read more . . .

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Riding Tips: The Basics

There are many small things that go into riding a dirt bike well, and while spending time just riding the bike is a good start, it Read more . . .

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Dual Sport Riding

How would you define adventure and freedom? For many people, hopping on a dual-sport motorcycle and seeing the world Read more . . .

offroad and dual sport books

Offroad and Dual Sport Books

Although videos are a great teaching tool, books add an extra dimension to the learning process, and there is a good selection Read more . . .

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Dirt Bike Wheelies

Most riders want to learn how to wheelie a dirt bike in order to impress their friends, but learning how to wheelie is Read more . . .

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Tips for Women Riders

Riding dirt bikes is great fun and there's no reason women can't join in the adventure. The key to success is getting the Read more . . .

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MSF How To Ride DVD

The Motorcycle Safety Foundation's Dirt Bike School DVD is one of the few (if not the only) DVD that is geared for the total Read more . . .

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Building a Backyard Track

Dirt bikes are always fun to ride and once you gain some experience, building a few jumps in your backyard is a natural Read more . . .

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Dirt Bike Riding Tips: Corners

Learning the fine art of cornering a dirt bike well isn't easy, but since corners are a basic component of motocross tracks Read more . . .

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Newton's Three Laws

Although the 'ride it like you stole it' maxim works for some riders, beginning dirt bike riders will benefit from taking Read more . . .

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Dirt Bike Dual-Sport DVDs

Dual-sport bikes are a great way to get out and see the world, but they can also be dangerous for the uninitiated Read more . . .

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Chainsaw Safety

Chainsaws are a great addition to a homeowner's tool arsenal, but they need to be treated with respect and intelligence Read more . . .

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Motorcycle Camping

Motorcycle camping bridges the gap between vehicle camping and backpacking, offering the best of both worlds Read more . . .

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ATV Basics

It may seem odd to see a post about ATVs on a beginner's dirt bike website, but not everyone can throw a leg This Read more . . .

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Building Singletrack Trails

If you're fortunate enough to own a large parcel of property and have been thinking about creating some singletrack trails Read more . . .

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Hatfield McCoy Trails

Your vacation dollars are important (and usually in short supply) so you need to spend them wisely and plan accordingly Read more . . .

Shane Watts DirtWise DVDs

Shane Watts' DirtWise DVDs

If you're an off-road trail rider, finding pro videos to you help improve your trail riding skills can be tough, but Read more . . .

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Observed Trials

Observed trials bikes can be called the "mountain goat" bikes of the off-road world. Trials bikes are a specialized Read more . . .