How to pick up a fallen motorcycle

Your motorcycle, your pride and joy, is currently lying on the ground. We’ll skip the reasons, since none help the shame and guilt and pain at seeing your baby on its side like that. So let’s get down to the brass tacks, including a helpful video, of how to pick up a fallen motorcycle:
Link: Mailbag: Picking up a big motorcycle | WhyBike? Motorcycle Blog.

Having picked up my bike by myself and having done it with help I will tell you which I would choose. Help is always preferable but you should always be ready and capable of picking up your motorcycle by yourself. There are a few tutorials on the web that tell you how to pick up a bike but here are the basics

3 thoughts on “How to pick up a fallen motorcycle”

  1. I have a friend (female) who just got a motorcycle, and until then, I had no idea what a big deal it is to be able to pick up your own bike.

  2. I highly recommend the bmw page featuring Skert picking up some burly bikes. Everyone should learn to pick up their bike as soon as they get one.
    “It’s not a matter of if, its a matter of when.”
    And really- *everyone* drops their bike at least once. 🙂


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