The Essential Guide to Dual Sport Motorcycling

Everything You Need to Buy, Ride, and Enjoy the World's Most Versatile Motor

The Essential Guide to Dual Sport Motorcycling
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Format: Paperback / softback, 176 Pages
ISBN: 9781884313714
Publisher: Whitehorse Press
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This book is written to help adventuresome motorcyclists buy, ride, and enjoy dual sport motorcycles, those versatile machines that are equally at home on the street and in the dirt. It is organized into four sections covering motorcycle selection, setup, riding technique, and specialized activities such as off-road touring and rallies. Several chapters include exercises designed to improve riding and impart new skills. Over 250 full-color photographs illustrate the many options for gear, clothing, and aftermarket accessories which can add comfort, safety, and convenience to any motorcycle adventure. The book also contains many references and sources to orient enthusiasts to the sometimes overwhelming sea of information that is available. New riders will benefit from the clear explanations of dual sport gear, accessories, and techniques, while experienced riders coming to dual sport from a street riding background will find chapters covering advanced dirt riding skills, GPS navigation, and preparing for multi-day trips. Riders at all levels will gain a broader perspective of the dual sport experience, from which they can begin their journey to new motorcycle adventures.

The author

Carl Adams has been riding dual sport motorcycles for more than 45 years, including a period of endure racing in the '70s. More recently he has served as an officer of an active dual sport riding club in Reno, Nevada.

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Specs

Format: Paperback / softback, 176 Pages
ISBN: 9781884313714
Illustrations: 250 color
Size: 8.25 in x 10.5 in x 0.5 in / 209.55 mm x 266.7 mm x 12.7 mm
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