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Winners of offroad events in Vietnam

Historic results of Vietnam competitions We have compiled a spreadsheet of competition winners in Vietnam. This is the best we can do so far, but we would love volunteers to help us get this data going as far back in history as possible. Please email jon@tigitmotorbikes.com with entries that you would like to have added.To view the full...

Graham Jarvis comes to Vietnam

Graham Jarvis came to Vietnam on the 22nd of November for a two-day training event in Hanoi, located at Dirt Town.Day one would be training in the Dirt Town academy, and day 2 would be a fun drive out to Soc Son, where the local Hanoi riders aimed to impress Jarvis with the challenging local trails. Lead up to the event In the usual Vietnam style...

Upgrade Your Honda XR 150 with These Must-Have Motorbike Accessories

For Honda XR 150 owners, numerous accessories can enhance the performance, protection, and style of your motorbike. In this article, we'll introduce you to some must-have accessories specifically designed for the Honda XR 150. Engine Bash Guard Protecting the underbelly of your Honda XR 150 is a good idea, especially if you love going off-road. ...

Caring for your Leatherman

It's no secret that Leatherman tools are tough and built to last, if they are offering a 25 year warranty it says it all. Even so they still need to be taken care of properly in order to last you for a lifetime. As a long time Leatherman owner I have kept mine in tip top condition and have perfected the easy way of maintaining your tool. ...

Modding a Honda XR150

Congratulations, you own a Honda XR150, arguably one of the best traveling bikes in Vietnam. Everyone at Tigit Motorbikes and Chrunix loves them. Now it’s not uncommon for XR owners to want to improve their bikes with modifications. There is a right way and a wrong way of doing this, so the workshop team at Tigit with their extensive ...

How To Store A Motorbike Long Term Safely

Storing a motorcycle properly can make a significant difference on how well it runs upon your return. Whether you’re leaving the country to go on vacation, avoiding the winter season or the world has shut down and you need to abandon your motorbike because of a pandemic. It’s better to prep the bike for long term motorcycle ...

Helmets in Vietnam: Brands, Quality and Prices

Helmets in Vietnam Helmets range from the $2 baseball cap helmet up to the $650 range in Vietnam. Everything is in Vietnam if you know where to find it. To state the obvious, a $2 baseball cap helmet is not as safe as the $25 "Andes" helmet, which is not as safe as a $60 "LS2" Helmet. This article aims to explain the most common helmet shop brands...

Phượt Nam Cát Tiên với Cào Cào

Rừng Nam Cát Tiên là địa điểm du lịch khá nổi tiếng trong nước và cả quốc tế, và đã có khá nhiều bài viết hướng dẫn đi phượt rừng Nam Cát Tiên. Tuy nhiên, bạn đã thử trải nghiệm phượt rừng Nam Cát Tiên bằng xe máy chưa?  Danh Mục Bài Viết Bản đồ đường...

Bash Rallies HCM, Mui Ne Dalat - 10/11 April

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How to get into Off-Road Motorbiking

What is Off-Road Motorbike Riding? Off-road riding in its simplest form is the concept of taking a motorbike off the tarmac road. There are a few different disciplines that are worth talking about. Each discipline has vastly different motorbikes, and one of the keys to enjoying the off-road experience is to get the right motorbike for the ...