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As the days are getting shorter, the nights are drawing in and the mornings are dark and foreboding, it’s that time of year when all but the Die-Hards, commuters and those of us who have no choice need to get their bike ready for the winter months – and for those who put theirs in storage, need to know the correct way to do that. Continue reading Winter preparation and storage for your motorbike.
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This is an extra blog as we’ve some great news the – J&S Accessories BIG SALE – Up to 50% off Top Brands Instore and online.
There are massive savings to be made so to get you started I thought I’d highlight a few from some of the top motorcycling brands in the sale; Alpinestars, BKS, IXS, Oxford Products, RST and Shoei.
Continue reading Big Sale
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This week I wanted to look in to motorcycle clothing and the sizing available. I’ve done a blog on a sizing guide for motorcycle clothing, but I thought I would add to this with a little about motorcycle clothing for those of us who are petite, tall, more rotund or Herculean. Whilst we don’t always have these sizes in stock we can order them from our suppliers for you, just ask in any one of our 30 stores nationwide or contact us online.
Continue reading Motorcycle clothing – size matters – the long and the short of it
Hello and welcome to Alex’s Blog. As the nights are drawing in and daylight is getting more scarce, it’s time to think about ways to be seen more easily on your bike. You should think about this all year round but it’s especially poignant at this time of year.
Continue reading Be seen, be safe!
Hello and welcome to Alex’s Blog. As the weather is getting colder I thought I would look at different options to keep you warm and toasty in this cooler climate.
Continue reading Keeping toasty on the bike
Hello and welcome to Alex’s Blog. In previous blogs I have explored the kit you wear on your motorcycle but this week I wanted to look at all the technology available for you and your bike to make your biking life that little bit easier.
Continue reading Technology for your motorcycle.
Hello and welcome to Alex’s blog. Over the last few weeks I’ve given guides to buying boots, helmets, leathers, textiles and waterproofs which leaves gloves left to cover.
Gloves are probably the 2nd piece of protective motorcycle kit you should buy after a helmet. The likelihood is your hands will be the first or second thing to hit the ground when you come off your bike and the last thing you want is your hands hitting the road!
Continue reading The J&S Motorcycle Gloves Buying Guide
Hello and welcome to Alex’s Blog. This week I wanted to focus on Waterproof clothing – and by waterproof I mean clothing with a waterproof membrane. Our 30 stores have fedback that lots of customers come in asking for “Gore-Tex” clothing but then when they find out the price they then downgrade to just “waterproof” as they aren’t aware of the options – so here I am to explore the other options for you.
Continue reading Waterproofs – know your membranes!
Hi there and welcome to Alex’s Blog. I go on, a lot, about different deals we have offer and go in to detail on items of kit we sell but I wanted to focus on one of our brands this week. I have written another blog about the brand IXS so thought it was about time I wrote another one. This week the lucky brand is BKS.
Continue reading A brand history of BKS
Hello and welcome to Alex’s Blog. This week I wanted to look at different options you have when buying motorcycle kit and the differences between the good, better or best options of each! Obviously you do get what you pay for but I do think you will be surprised with how much the good options have to offer. Here are some examples of our best sellers and the breadth of options you have for every kind of budget. Continue reading Motorcycle kit, Good, better or best?