Line Selection—A Guide for Choosing Wisely

Line Selection—A Guide for Choosing Wisely

One of the biggest causes of rider crashes is going wide in a turn. A large part of that problem has to do with poor line selection.In our Total Control Advanced Riding Clinics, we like to say that Arc = Speed. That means that the larger the arc, the faster you can go...
Life After a Near Death Experience

Life After a Near Death Experience

It is not very often that you meet someone who you would buy a beer for within a 30-second conversation. I got to talk and interview Ed Hinchey, a police officer who was shot three times in the line of duty. Ed was a police officer for Forest Hills Police Department...
What Kind of Motorcycle Should I Buy?

What Kind of Motorcycle Should I Buy?

My name is Sheldon, and I was a police officer for 15 years, and I was a motor officer for the last six years. I am currently a California Motorcycle Safety Program Instructor for the basic and intermediate riding classes. I own Prorider Antelope, where I teach motor...
Lane Splitting: Is It Safe?

Lane Splitting: Is It Safe?

I am a police motor officer for one of the largest departments in the United States. I am a certified basic and intermediate traffic collision investigator. I have worked in the traffic department for the last 10 years where I have investigated thousands of motorcycle...
Learn to Ride Like a Professional California Motorcycle Officer

Learn to Ride Like a Professional California Motorcycle Officer

I am a police motor officer for one of the largest departments in the United States. I am a certified basic and intermediate traffic collision investigator. I have worked in the traffic department for the last 10 years where I have investigated thousands of motorcycle...
Walk Away from An Accident with New Tech

Walk Away from An Accident with New Tech

Okay, look. This isn’t an ad; I’m not sponsored. We all know this risk of riding, and we agree our two-wheeled freedom far outweighs the risk. But just read along and learn about this new tech. At the very least you may learn something today! It wasn’t until I was...