Posts Tagged ‘icon motosports’

Emma Bass buggin’ out in her Icon Airmada full face helmet… “Wanna see my bug collection?” [ more photos of Emma | IG @emmelinerose ]

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Two awesome things going on here. The first is an awesome giveaway in conjunction with British Customs’ Iron Moto Challenge. For registering and voting online you can win:  $1500 Trip to Cabo provided by Raen Optics $1500 British Customs Package of your choosing $1500 ICON Motosports apparel package. Secondly, Motoblot 2014 in Chicago (June 13-15) will feature the build-off plus a ton of other fun.  Register to win all that good stuff riiiight here (<- click that), and vote for your favorite builder on June 15th.

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Dirt Quake USA took place in Castle Rock, WA this weekend- a small town about an hour away from Portland. Photos are popping up all over instagram and this is already by far one of my favorites… Davin (aka MotoGuru) from Icon Motosports at the starting line on his Brammo with knobbies named ‘Sprinkles’. The tassles are the cherry on top for sure. 

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Robyn Diamond (fb) stunting near San Francisco on her ‘06 636 with a steel half trellis frame, her dog MJ modeling in ther foreground.  [ more stunt photos | real women who ride ]

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Sometimes I don’t go into great detail about events I’ve gone to and folks I’ve met because awesome magazines and blogs have picked ‘em up to share with the world. Like these exclusive images from the One Motorcycle show in Sportbikes Inc. Magazine’s April 2014 issue. Don’t worry, you can check it out for free on the Sportbikes Inc website.  [ more posts from the One Moto Show 2014 ]

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The Icon Airframe Statistic Helmet

Upon one of visits to Icon’s HQ in Portland, I saw a very cool Airframe Construct with impact statistics labeled on different areas of the helmet. Today, the Icon Airframe Statistic helmet is available to anyone who wants to express (without words) why they choose to wear a full face. Honestly, I’d just love to have one on display in the shop. It’s a good reminder. Almost 35% of hits are taken straight to the jaw.  Here’s the first version/proto Airframe Construct helmet from years back. Amazing to know the top of… Continue Reading »

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Leah (Stunts) Petersen reminds us all to love our motorcycles by giving her Ninja a little smooch.  [ more photos of LeahStunts | more kisses | source ]

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Mystery Girl Emma from Russia

You’ve probably seen photos of her riding around on sport bikes in heels and short skirts, shorts, costumes, etc. This the most circulated photo of them all, for sure.  I’ve always wondered if she dresses up for photo ops around St. Petersburg, Russia, but otherwise gears up… and I found other photos that suggest that is the case.  Same girl, same helmet, same bike! But this time it looks like she’s wearing full gear.  This is what we’re used to seeing her look like… …but I’d wager she usually gears up more… Continue Reading »

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The tale of the Bonerville sticker(s).  My friend Joe, marketing director at Icon Motosports, returned from a vacation to find his Bonneville stealthily stickered beyond reason. He stopped counting at 18, then proceeded to find one inside the gascap. Aw, ya gotta love co-workers. The best sticker of them all was the very accurately designed “Bonerville” sticker on his side cover.  Well the totally rad Jada, having lovingly referred to her bike as Bonerville for quite a while now, followed suit and spruced up her Bonne as well.  I’m a fan. [… Continue Reading »

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Some more photos from my photoshoot with the amazingly talented Lanakila MacNaughton for the Women’s Moto Exhibit (website). Gear breakdown for those of you curious- sporting UglyBROS USA jeans (Twiggy and Ton-Up), Icon 1000 Akorp jacket (review here), Icon Elsinore boots, and Icon Airmada stack helmet.  Major thanks yet again to Tim & Isaac (owners of Trophy Motorcycles) for the bitchin’ 1970 Triumph to ride. [ more photos from Lanakila MacNaughton ]

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