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Motorcyclist Deaths on the Rise

May 7, 2010 by · Comments Off on Motorcyclist Deaths on the Rise 

If you are getting married or graduating this weekend, congratulations! You have won the weather lottery. The forecast is nothing short of perfect: Sunny, clear skies, and temperatures will be in the upper-to-mid 60s. Classic spring.

The good weather is likely to draw more motorcyclists to the highway. If you do ride this weekend, be careful. Since the beginning of 2010, 19 motorcyclists have died in vehicle crashes in Virginia, a 27 percent increase in motorcyclist deaths from the same 5-month period in 2009.

This rise seems especially ominous since no one was driving anywhere for a week or so in February 2010.

The Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles was concerned enough to put out a statement on the latest numbers, encouraging motorcyclists to take safety precautions.

“Riding a motorcycle requires extra caution and concentration, and the proper training,” said John Saunders, director of the Virginia DMV Highway Safety Office. “Helmets, eye protection and the right protective clothing – coupled with training – can make motorcycle riding a fun and exciting experience.”

Read the full story here.

TGIF! Enjoy the Weekend!

August 1, 2008 by · Comments Off on TGIF! Enjoy the Weekend! 

It’s been a long week, so let’s get the weekend started right.

Check back on Monday for more of this Hottie! Have a great weekend.

Ride FREE!

Gonna be a hot one…

June 6, 2008 by · Comments Off on Gonna be a hot one… 

Looks like it is going to be pretty hot across most of Virginia this weekend.  Temps are suppose to reach 100, with a heat index of 110, here in South Eastern VA.  If you are out and about this weekend – stay cool, take frequent breaks, drink plenty of fluids (water dammit), and wear a little extra sun screen.

Have fun and be careful out there.

RIDE FREE!


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