Held Waterproof Series Roll BagsHeld Waterproof Series bags, a high performance line of waterproof roll bags engineered specifically for motorcycling applications, are now in stock and available in the United States.
The Waterproof Series includes roll bags and duffel bags in a variety of sizes, as well as a messenger bag and a backpack to fit anyone’s cargo carrying needs.Held’s waterproof bags are constructed using a PVC coated, 100-percent Tarpaulin outer shell that is exceptionally resistant to abrasion, and completely waterproof. The seams are heat welded to seal the bag against the elements, while the dustproof and waterproof adjustable roll-top closure system keeps contents secure and dry. The print on the outside of the bag is also retroreflective for extra visibility when riding at night. A mesh front pocket also adds external, easy to access storage space.Held Waterproof Roll BagsAvailable in 40L, 60L and 90L sizes, these high volume bags feature a traditional waterproof side-roll system to ensure that its cargo remains dry and safe in all conditions. Additional storage capacity includes a zippered mesh outer pocket and criss-crossing elastic bands to hold exterior cargo. A series of included D-rings and straps allow for secure fastening to your bike.Held Waterproof “Carry” Duffel BagsThese easy entry, top-roll bags offer waterproof storage in 30L and 60L sizes, and include duffel style carry straps as well as a removable shoulder strap for easy transportation off the bike.Held “Zaino” Waterproof BackpackWith 30L of dry storage, the Zaino’s compact shape and padded backpack straps make for comfortable riding. A cross-chest strap keeps the backpack secure while riding, and an additional mesh front pocket and waterproof zippered pockets allow for easy access to basic items.Held Waterproof “City Bag”The unique waterproof messenger style bag is big enough to safely carry a laptop and more, and the cross-chest strap will keep it from sliding around while riding. The bag also features a small waterproof zippered pocket.Held Waterproof Series bags are available online or through Held dealers. Learn more about Held’s bags and luggage, riding apparel and gloves at www.heldusa.com. Find Held USA on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for the latest Held product news.
This week, Senior Editor Nic de Sena rides the all new Ducati Monster. Big changes have been made by Ducati–has the company ruined the considerable heritage of the iconic Monster–or are the changes worth it? In the second part of the show, we chat with Nick Ienatsch, Founder and Head Instructor at the Yamaha Champions Riding School. He says: “We aim to change your riding life by introducing you to Champions Habits: The techniques, approaches, skills, and the mindsets of the best riders in the world. These Champions Habits are the foundation of safety and consistency to whatever speed you ride, in any venue on any bike. Street riders, this is just as much for you as track riders. The best way to make safe riders is to make good riders.“ We hope you enjoy this episode!