React, Respond, Initiate

What will you do next?? The first almost always leads to bad outcomes. When things are uncertain it’s easy to react. Responding is smarter, it forces you to think about the action to take once you identify a hazard. It’s also easy to get into a rhythm of responding, to others’ actions and movements. HowContinue reading “React, Respond, Initiate”

Masomo Monday- Crash Chain/Ladder of Risk

Today we hope to learn a couple of lessons on the how and why of crashes from Shakis’ experience. Comments and Observations are welcome. I woke up nice and eary Saturday morning excited🤗😃 to meet up the ladies for Ceri’s visit. The weather is beautiful🌞 outside, It’s going to be an amazing ride🏍🏍, I tellContinue reading “Masomo Monday- Crash Chain/Ladder of Risk”

Masomo Monday – TSD ( Total Stopping Distance)

Total Stopping Distance is a sum of 3 parts. 1. Perception Distance 2. Reaction Distance (1&2 are referred as Thinking Distance) 3. Braking Distance Actual thinking distance varies according to the speed of the bike, your physical and mental condition, your attentiveness and whether or bit you were expecting something to happen. Good anticipation givesContinue reading “Masomo Monday – TSD ( Total Stopping Distance)”

Celebrating women in motorcycling- Damaris

As we await to commemorate the International Female Riders Day in May 5, 2018, we continue to celebrate women in motorcycling. Today’s Hadithi Picha feature highlights Damaris’ motorcycling journey. Here is a snippet from the original blog post: Damaris graces our fourth feature in our amazing photo series, Women and Motorcycles. She is one adventureContinue reading “Celebrating women in motorcycling- Damaris”

Traffic Accidents-How to Deal with them by Gitau Komu

Today’s *Masomo Monday* will be a general overview on dealing with traffic accidents. This is not an exhaustive guide. The details would depend on individual circumstances. *1. Injuries* Confirm that everyone’s fine. If not, promptly seek medical help. *2. Photos and Information* Once you’ve confirmed that everyone is fine or has been attended to, takeContinue reading “Traffic Accidents-How to Deal with them by Gitau Komu”