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New Product: Cycle Skid Motorcycle Shipping Platform

Cycle Skid with Motorcycle

Cycle Skid™ Motorcycle Shipping Platform Motorcycle Shippers’ proprietary Cycle Skid™ is a compact, wooden shipping platform that comes with tie-down anchors, soft ties, ratchet straps and a bike cover that create a Perimeter of Protection® around motorcycles in transit. New Product: Cycle Skid™ SANTA ANA, CA (November 17, 2016) — Motorcycle Shippers is proud to introduce its proprietary Cycle Skid™, a compact, wooden motorcycle shipping platform that comes complete with tie-down anchors, soft ties, ratchet straps and a bike cover … Continue reading New Product: Cycle Skid Motorcycle Shipping Platform learn more

Have more fun on vacation

Vacation Motorcycle Rides

Posted By Clint Lawrence, founder of Motorcycle Shippers. Helping give riders more freedom to enjoy the bikes they love. [email protected]   Communicate the way you’ve always wanted Connecting with other riders on motorcycle vacation makes riding fun, but communication systems have always been limited by range. If you get too spread out you lose your connection. According to the latest industry update from SENA, range is no longer a problem. The new Sena RideConnected App allows you to connect with … Continue reading Have more fun on vacation learn more

Dream rides don’t plan themselves.

Dream Rides

Posted By Clint Lawrence, founder of Motorcycle Shippers. Helping give riders more freedom to enjoy the bikes they love. [email protected]   Planning a motorcycle ride Fall is that unique time of year when the Summer heat has cooled and the cold Winter temperatures have not yet set in. These are optimal adventure riding conditions and with some rain sprinkled in for good measure, it doesn’t get any better. Most of us will make our way out to the local trails … Continue reading Dream rides don’t plan themselves. learn more

Riding Motorcycles is Good Therapy for Veterans

Veterans who Ride

Posted By Clint Lawrence, founder of Motorcycle Shippers. Helping give riders more freedom to enjoy the bikes they love. [email protected]   In the last few years, researchers and psychologists have looked beyond motorcycle riding as purely an adrenaline kick. They’ve discovered that motorcyclists find riding to be a therapeutic process that allows them to de-stress. Riding motorcycles is good therapy. This process is especially important for veterans of our armed services who have returned home to civilian lives while still … Continue reading Riding Motorcycles is Good Therapy for Veterans learn more

The Family Value of Motorcycle Riding | 2020 Guide

Family Off-road riding

Posted By Clint Lawrence, founder of Motorcycle Shippers. Helping give riders more freedom to enjoy the bikes they love. [email protected]   Off-road riding can be more than a good time, it can be a family building experience. For motorcycle enthusiasts, teaching young ones how to ride is an important skill to develop. Family motorcycle riding fosters great life memories . In the Journal of Adventure Education and Outdoor Learning, Patti Freeman and Ramon Zabriskie wrote “Several studies have indicated a … Continue reading The Family Value of Motorcycle Riding | 2020 Guide learn more

Daytona Bike Week March 10-19, 2017

Bike week in Daytona Beach, FL

Posted By Clint Lawrence, founder of Motorcycle Shippers. Helping give riders more freedom to enjoy the bikes they love. [email protected]   76th Annual Bike Week Every year, bike week events draw large crowds from all over the world. Daytona Bike Week is no different. It’s been a tradition for many families and riders for generations as one of the oldest bike weeks around. Since 1937, Daytona Bike Week has stood strong, attracting more people every year. 2017 will mark its … Continue reading Daytona Bike Week March 10-19, 2017 learn more

The 2017 Supercross Season

2017 Supercross Season

Posted By Clint Lawrence, founder of Motorcycle Shippers. Helping give riders more freedom to enjoy the bikes they love. [email protected]   The Final 2017 Supercross Schedule The 2017 Supercross Season kicked off on January 7th at Angel Stadium in Anaheim, California, making its way from the west coast to the east.  Consequently 17 events totaling 17 weeks make up the season which will conclude its grand finale on May 6th at the Sam Boyd Stadium in Las Vegas. In the … Continue reading The 2017 Supercross Season learn more

Health Benefits Related to Motorcycle Riding

Motorcycle Riders Helmet

Posted By Clint Lawrence, founder of Motorcycle Shippers. Helping give riders more freedom to enjoy the bikes they love. [email protected]   Chances are you’ve heard how dangerous it is to ride a motorcycle. How you are just risking your life being on your bike and you must have a death wish. For the most part, motorcycle riding is safe. It requires you to be extra attentive and aware of your surroundings. You have to think more, but you are still … Continue reading Health Benefits Related to Motorcycle Riding learn more

Motorcycle Shippers Ride-In-Ride Out Service | 2020 Update

Rider dropping off her motorcycle to be transported

Motorcycle Shippers Offers No-Hassle Ride-In-Ride-Out Service at 44 U.S. Locations Fountain Valley, CA — Motorcycle Shippers, which has transported more than 90,000 bikes around the world in 24 years, now offers no-hassle, ride-in-ride-out service at 44 U.S. locations. In addition, the service is five days faster than standard door-to-door service. Terminal to Terminal Motorcycle Shipping This program allows customers to simply ride their bikes to a transport station–no preparation, such as draining fuel tanks, removing windshields, mirrors, saddlebags or other … Continue reading Motorcycle Shippers Ride-In-Ride Out Service | 2020 Update learn more

Electric Motorcycles Are Gaining Popularity

Fun transport motorcycles

Posted By Clint Lawrence, founder of Motorcycle Shippers. Helping give riders more freedom to enjoy the bikes they love. [email protected]   Electric motorcycles are really fun transport motorcycles, and they are gaining popularity. Not only are they quick and nimble on the road, they are a hip topic.  Fun to ride and fun talk about.  They are green and fit in with our current culture. Ridden by Law Enforcement In fact over 50 law enforcement agencies have employed one or … Continue reading Electric Motorcycles Are Gaining Popularity learn more