Situation Awareness In A High-Threat Environment – RIDE CRAFT

"Years ago I read an inter­view with a veteran Air Force fighter pilot who said that veteran fighter pilots beat rookie pilots in mock air battles because the rookies “look away at the wrong time.” This comment stuck with me as I observed motorcyclists’ eye usage. Recently retired three-star Marine Corps Gen. Robert Schmidle flies [...]

By | 2018-05-09T18:09:51+00:00 May 9th, 2018|Moto Musing|0 Comments

Motorcycle Situational Awareness, Part 2

"We’ve already noted that motorcycling is very dangerous, and that none of the tactics commonly employed to mitigate the danger have managed to bring the danger level down to anywhere near that of passenger vehicles. However, for some people the enjoyment of motorcycling overshadows the potential for injury. And becoming a better rider seems to [...]

By | 2018-02-28T20:20:48+00:00 February 28th, 2018|Moto Musing|0 Comments

Motorcycle Situational Awareness, Part 1

Motorcycle safety, education and training author, David Hough, shares his thoughts on situational awareness in two LinkedIn Pulse articles. Read the first article below: "Some motorcycling gurus have suggested that the model for rider training is upside down. That is, we currently squander most of our training resources on new riders, and only a few of [...]

By | 2018-04-02T16:19:03+00:00 February 27th, 2018|Moto Musing|0 Comments