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    • Arizona to Consider Legalizing Motorcycle Lane Splitting

      Arizona to Consider Legalizing Motorcycle Lane Splitting Long accepted as standard practice in California, Arizona will debate the controversial practice in the state Senate. Aizona has become the latest state to introduce legislation that could make it legal for motorcycles to pass between slower cars in traffic, a practice known as "lane splitting." READ ONMotorcycle Safety & TrainingLaw & PoliticsUSA

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    • Motorcycle-related deaths more common during full moon, study finds

      Motorcycle-related deaths more common during full moon, study finds Effect is even greater during a supermoon and in rural areas, U of T-Princeton report shows. The study's researchers said there were an average of 9.1 motorcycle deaths at night when there was a full moon, compared with an average of 8.64 motorcycle deaths on nights without a full moon. (Getty Images). READ ONMotorcycle Safety & TrainingMotorcycle News & Reviews

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    • 2017 Kawasaki ZR900BHF motorcycles recalled

      2017 Kawasaki ZR900BHF motorcycles recalled A total of 148 motorcycles are affected by a recall of Kawasaki Supersport 948cc motorcycles announced earlier today.  The recall affects 2017 models, all were sold between the 1st of January and the 27th of November this year, with the recall is being overseen by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC). READ ONMotorcycle Safety & TrainingMotorcycle News & ReviewsKawasaki

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    • Would you ride a motorcycle knowing these shocking facts?

      Would you ride a motorcycle knowing these shocking facts? Motorcycles are inherently more risky than cars because motorcycles lack the protections that cars provide. Motorcycle crashes are far costlier than car accidents, both in lives lost and in medical expenses, a new study shows. READ ONMotorcycle Safety & Training

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    • Reader Letter: Loud motorcycles do not contribute to road safety

      I read with interest the two very recent articles on this subject. I also cycle the roads, drive a car and for many years rode a motorcycle.Whether on the road or in a dwelling, people are only too aware of motorcycles. The roar is audible from at least two blocks in any direction and is a source of irritation and annoyance to non-riders.. READ ONMotorcycle Safety & Training

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    Flat Tail Freddy's BIO:

    Born: January 15th, 2014
    Hometown: Grande Prairie AB
    Height: 3” 3” Weight: 70 lbs.
    School: Beaverlodge High
    Guilty Pleasures: Like Tim Horton’s is for most riders, Beavertails are the guilty pleasure of most beavers, myself included.
    Favourite Food: Cattails
    Turn Ons: A sexy orange toothed Smile! (Beaver’s teeth have a high content of iron in them making them orange in color and extremely strong and self sharpening.)
    Turn Off’s: A dirty beaver
    Favourite song to sing in the shower: I’m Proud to be a Beaver 
    Favourite Band: Evil Beaver
    Favourite Alcoholic Beverage: The Bionic Beaver Cocktail
    Favourite Non Alcoholic Beverage: Like Belt Drive Betty, I love good Coffee, the Beaver Rock Roastery Blends are my favourite.      
    Favourite Clothing Company: Beaver Canoe Company beavercanoe.com
    Favourite Political Party: The Beaver Party of Canada
    Favourite Author: Paul Jamiol Favourite Book: Bikers are Animals 4
    Working and Riding Event I’d like to attend someday: Rally in the Beaver Valley, Fruitvale BC
    Goals & Dreams: Be the best damned safety ambassador that motorcyclists could hope for.
    Ambition: To see all riders get home safe and sound so that they may ride another day.