The Best Motorcycle Rides In Yorkshire

There’s nothing quite like the feeling of getting out on the open roads, and there are few better places in the UK to take to the tarmac than Yorkshire. This vast county is a veritable adventure playground for motorcyclists with all kinds of terrain on offer and some of the most spectacular scenery you could ever hope to see. If you’re thinking about taking a trip out on the Yorkshire roads in the coming weeks, here are some of the best rides out there. Read more

Quad bike safety – what to bear in mind when driving out in the wilds

Quad bikes are designed to be exhilarating and capable of driving at high speeds along rough terrain. You can get some really good air with one too, depending on the type of engine and your willingness to do so.

Quad bikes may be fun, but all of this speed and jumping also makes them potentially extremely dangerous. You need to practice good safety, not only to get the most out of your quad biking experience but also to prevent fatal injury to yourself. Read more

Protect more than just your head with our high-quality air vests and jackets

Here at Airvest, we understand the risks that people take when they mount a motorcycle, jet ski or even horse. Basic road safety dictates that a cyclist should wear a helmet to prevent damaging their head, but the rest of their body is left exposed. Even when wearing a heavy leather jacket, a motorist is still at risk of injury if a crash happens.

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Is there really that much difference between motorcycle jackets?

One look at the history of the iconic biker jacket – so beloved of music subcultures and film stars alike – might be enough to convince you that motorcycle jackets have generally always been the same. After all, when most of us think of biker jackets, we probably think of the leather jacket that was seemingly durable, warm and high quality the moment it was first worn on the battlefields of World War II – long before it came to be used by motorcyclists simply ‘going out for a ride’. Read more