David L. Hough (born ) is an American writer on motorcycle rider safety, education and training. He has been a columnist for Motorcycle Consumer News, Sound RIDER! and BMW Owners News magazines. After his first book Proficient Motorcycling was published by Bow Tie Press it. David L. Hough. · Rating details · 1, ratings · 80 reviews. Proficient Motorcycling is hands down the best and most complete book ever written on how to. Proficient Motorcycling is hands down the best and most complete book ever written Fred Rau, Senior Editor, Motorcycle Consumer News. David L. Hough.

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There are very few usable lessons or techniques and each one is hidden within layers of warnings about deat Not my kind of book. Consequently, this book isn’t a “fun” read. A graying pastime’s downside is a growing roster of older riders killed – a percent hike for the last five years of state statistics.

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Feb 22, Mephistia rated it really liked it Shelves: This review is written from the perspective motorcycing a motorcyclist, not as a reader. She hopes to get a MC before too long.


If you ride, or want to ride motorcycles on eavid roads, this book is for you. Thank you for all the tips and advice. Parks, LeeTotal control: First, the content — esp. But there are some good books out there that actually discuss technique without convincing you that you will fail. Trending Price New.

Proficient Motorcycling : The Ultimate Guide to Riding Well by David L. Hough (2013, Paperback)

Third, you can probably skip the last rambling chapter. My library Help Advanced Book Search. He’s not perfect but it’s more nearly within his reach than any rider I’ve known. I am quite certain she dsvid learn to ride a ‘little’ differently than I did. Bunch of practice exercises which will help you create good habits, and good habits are fundamentals for safe riding.

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This book helped me understand houyh motorcycles fall down through corners and turns. A pamphlet worth of useful information in a page text.

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Hough, a revered motorcycle author, columnist, and riding-safety consultant, lays out a clear course for all riders who want to sharpen their handling houth and improve their rides. It is a worthy read for anyone who wants to improve in the motorcycling skills. Dec 02, KennyO rated it really liked it Shelves: For example, ‘If panic braking practice scares you, it’s probably just what you need.


Proficient Motorcycling by David Hough. Recommend book for all experience levels! Any rider who would venture out on the road without David Hough’s voice in his head takes an unnecessary risk with his own life. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. The detail offered in each section of the book can only come from decades on the road, and the author is the consummate instructor, assigning homework to the readers in the form of exercises to practice and improve specific techniques that he outlines and illustrates in the text.

I finally took the recommendation of other veteran riders and did it.

He currently has four published books and one 2nd ed.