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The Riding Obsession is an ever developing online venue for motorcycle enthusiasts who enjoy responsibly spirited riding along routes less travelled. Trip planning, product reviews, general maintenance, modification techniques and third party solutions are all included under one mutually understood domain. We’re all equally obsessed!
The definition of sport touring motorcycles remains an openly respectable debate. If your motorbike “looks Lamborghini, rides Cadillac” and is fully equipped for a cross-country journey, our articles are likely for you. Even if otherwise, we regularly publish all-inclusive, universally applicable information for the bettering of general motorcycle knowledge. Our resident authors cover a wide range of experience/expertise within this niche area of motorcycling. In an effort to grow while helping the ST community, guest content is invited.
General discussion and problem solving resources may be introduced through article comments. Our members area provides customizable interaction, catering to riders and wrenchers alike. Register today, explore the web tools and configure each to your liking! More …
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About - Learn about all things T.R.O. including our mission statement, authors and contact info as we explore the ST classification, its history and demographic.
Books - Whether it's riding or repair, the world of sport touring motorcycles offers a vast array of quality reading that's both informative and adventurous.
Digitools - We've spent years sifting through remote corners of the web, gathering data and averaging it against the opinions of other mechanically proficient riders.
Events - Tours, rallies and track days are just a few reasons to view our regularly updated event schedule. Visit the contact page to submit your event for review.
Gear - Selecting appropriate riding gear for motorcycle travel can make a world of difference. Attire, electronics and even software have their place when touring.
Maintenance - Maintaining a motorcycle is often a matter of resource organization. A number of individual processes, some a bit obscure, are documented in these posts.
Modification - Motorcycles and their accessories are rarely "perfect out the door". Enthusiasts often find themselves tweaking and adjusting things to suit specific needs.
Safety - Motorcycle safety is of the utmost importance. Understanding the dangers and continuing development as a rider is a great way to avoid numerous dangers.
Stories - One time, a thing happened while some rider was riding their motorcycle. This is how that story goes, complete with lessons learned and truths discovered.
Travel - Long distance motorcycle maps, custom route GPS software and local resource information represent this website's primary ingredients. Plan your ride today!