Mother’s Day is quickly approaching!

Besides taking the time to make your mom feel special this Sunday, reflect on the wisdom your mom passed on to you.

In our Facebook contest this month, we asked riders to share the best piece of advice they got from mom.  The responses we’re getting are great … some make us laugh, some surprise us.

Check out what they said.


Pearls of Wisdom From Moms of Motorcycle Riders:

Be careful.


Be happy.


Slow down.



Keep trying.



Never give up.
Follow your heart.
Wear your hat and gloves!
Never give up on your dreams.
Keep the rubber side down.
Don’t call me up if the cops catch you.


Treat others as you would like to be treated.


Baking powder & baking soda are NOT the same thing.


If you can’t say anything nice, don’t say anything at all.
If it would make a good newspaper headline then don’t do it.


Never try to hide your height around men to make them feel better.
Don’t upset a federal judge. They are more powerful than G-d.


If you don’t have respect for yourself, nobody else will either.
Tough times don’t last, tough people do. And you’re as tough as they come!!
Always defend those who are unable to defend themselves.



Always wear clean underwear; you never know when you’ll be in an accident!
Take care of yourself. There’s only one of you and you’re needed.


Don’t be the one to start the fight but if you get into one you better finish it.

Give everyone a smile; you don’t know what kind of day they had and you can improve it.

Motorcycle Riders:  Any wise words of wisdom/advice to share from your MOM?

Anything to add? Share your mom’s advice with others!

  • Leave a comment, or enter the contest* to share your mom’s wisdom and WIN a FREE pair of Olympia gloves this Mother’s Day!
  • We’ll pick one lucky rider at random for a free pair of gloves (rider’s choice). The winner will be selected on May 18th, 1pm EST. 

And celebrate YOUR mom this month, by passing along her best advice along to someone YOU love.

Good Luck!


P.S:  Enter to Win Motorcycle Gloves EVERY Month …

To thank riders for their comments and loyalty, we pick one lucky rider each month for a free pair of gloves.

There are 3 ways to enter:

  • LIKE our Olympia Gloves Facebook page


  • Leave a glove review  by visiting our online shop and letting others know what you think


  • Sign up for our email specials (scroll ALL THE WAY down and enter your email address in the little box that says “special deals and news right to your inbox”).

Why not Enter?  To learn more …