Archive | August, 2014

motorist wearing a reflective vest

Are Compulsory Reflective Vests For Motorists Effective?

Many countries in Europe insist that motorists carry at least one reflective vest in their vehicle and some countries insist on carrying two reflective vests.  In other countries, the law dictates that there must be one vest for each occupant.   In these countries, you will be subject to an on the spot fine should you […]

Why We Love To Run

People run for different reasons such as weight loss, fitness or just because they love to run.  They drag themselves out of bed, don their fluorescent tops, reflective running belts and reflective running vest and go out in all weathers, to run.  They experience pain, frustration and loneliness but they continue to do it – why? Most […]

Tuvizo Reflective Vest Gets Great Feedback

Judging from the comments left on Amazon, buyers of the Tuvizo reflective vest are delighted with their purchase.  Lise Kirk sums up what a lot of people are saying, “FINALLY – a vest that fits and doesn’t get in your way, weigh you down or add more heat to the equation.  Thank you, Tuvizo.”HIGH REFLECTIVE […]

reflective vest for cycling

Bike Touring In The States 101

The USA has so much to offer to the cycling adventurer – sea, mountains, forests, grasslands, swamps, lakes and deserts.  Look at the US Bicycle Route System which is being putting together to offer a network of cycling routes, and plans to be the largest in the world; already forty states have participated.Your first decision […]

horse riding safety

Get Lit Not Hit – Safety Out Horse Riding

The most important thing to remember when you are riding your horse on a road or pathway next to a road, is that most people haven’t ridden a horse and therefore have no clue that most horses can be spooked very easily.  Make sure that you are confident that you can handle your horse should […]

grown man learning how to cycle on a kiddie bike

10 Easy Steps To Start Cycling

1. Obviously, your first priority is to buy a bike which suits you and your needs.  It is an investment and therefore you should take your time and talk to people in the know.  It is absolutely essential that you choose the right size bike for you.  Many retail outlets offer special fitting services and some […]