• Welcome to Beginnerbikers.org

    Or as we call it, BBO.

    We are a community of loyal riders, bikers, and motorcycle enthusiasts that are here to share our knowledge and experience with the internet. BBO was created so that the best experiences from all around the world can be spread to those who are looking to get into riding. Our membership base includes people from all walks of life, from countless countries, sharing thousands of years of riding experience. The name may say beginnerbikers.org, but we are home to veteran riders just the same.

    We encourage you to come in, join us, and share your experiences. We hope that if you're new into riding that you pick up some pointers. It's very possible some tidbits you receive here, might save your life. Just the same, if you're an old dog that wants to share some tricks, we invite you in and hope to hear all the stories you have to share.
  • Recent Forum Posts

    Kootenanny

    Yes, I agree. My original point was that I,...

    Yes, I agree.

    My original point was that I, personally, haven't found a helmet to restrict my senses or reduce my situational awareness. Perhaps it does, but I'm so used to wearing one that I...

    Kootenanny Today, 01:18 AM Go to last post
    NORTY

    A loooong time ago, I wore a "helmet camera." ...

    A loooong time ago, I wore a "helmet camera." Everywhere my helmet moved, I photographed. I noticed my helmet move towards my mirrors when checking my 6. This was revealed when I reviewed the...

    NORTY Yesterday, 08:17 PM Go to last post
    Tommy620ie

    Also joining us: Sumo and Hailey; Speeddemon...

    Also joining us: Sumo and Hailey; Speeddemon (Tina) and Norton.

    Tommy620ie Yesterday, 07:36 PM Go to last post
    WoodstockJeff

    DOT standard for the opening of a helmet is...

    DOT standard for the opening of a helmet is minimum 220 degrees, horizontal. Can't remember the vertical off hand.

    Assuming you do not wear glasses, having better than 180 degree vision IS...

    WoodstockJeff Yesterday, 05:27 PM Go to last post
    Shadow Shack

    Opening line: "Peripheral vision is a part of...

    Opening line: "Peripheral vision is a part of vision that occurs outside the very center of gaze."

    Synonymous to "side-to-side vision without moving the eyes as opposed to moving the eyes and/or...

    Shadow Shack Yesterday, 05:24 PM Go to last post