It may not be the most thrilling of topics, but chances are we've all experienced discomfort to our "backside" while riding. It's a comfort to know (pun intended) that there are many options to make the seat of your motorcycle more suited to your body.
We're all built differently, and stock seats are less than adequate most of the time. Riding with an uncomfortable seat can be not only a pain in the rear, but also a safety hazard. If you're in pain or riding with poor posture, you're likely to react slower or shift your posture to make yourself more comfortable – and compromise the balance of your bike in the process. You could end up suffering serious injuries in a motorcycle accident.
The best option is to have a professional customize the motorcycle seat so it fits you and prevents the type of pain you experience. However, that can be very costly.
The good news is that there are many cost-effective options that work almost as well. Whether you ride a street bike, a cruiser, a touring bike, or a standard motorcycle, these types of motorcycle pads will relieve painful "biker butt":
Looking for a new motorcycle seat pad is a great thing to do during the off-season. Research some of these options, ask around, and try out what you think will work for you. That way, you'll be ready to be safe and comfortable for the official start of biker season.
If you or someone you care about were injured in a motorcycle accident, you must act quickly. There are time limits to file a claim, and if you wait too long, evidence could disappear.
Call us toll-free at 1-866-943-3427, or submit your information with the form at the top right of this webpage for a free consultation of your claim. Phones answer 24/7 – get started today.