Hydration Help For Motorcyclists

Five solutions to help you quench your thirst on the ride.

Motorcycle drink holder.
Keeping your body hydrated is key to staying focused and healthy on a warm day. These motorcycle-friendly solutions can help you and your passenger get your liquids on the road.Amazon

Staying hydrated is essential to a rider’s health and to decrease fatigue and help mitigate injuries.There are lots of ways to stay properly hydrated on a motorcycle ride without having to always pull off the highway to stop at convenience stores. With these five products, you’ll be able to access liquids much more conveniently instead of halting the ride every time you feel thirsty.

There are many types of containers designed for portable liquid storage, and just as many methods of making them compatible with your motorcycle equipment. From cupholders and insulated tumblers to hydration packs and helmet hoses, you can choose from all kinds of supplements for your own personal water supply. Dehydration can lead to a terrible experience (both mentally and physically), so ensure you have plenty of cold, refreshing liquid along for the ride.

Sharkmouth Tactical Molle Hydration Backpack

Sharkmouth Tactical Molle Hydration Backpack
A wearable pack for your smaller accessories as well as your hydration kit.Amazon

Score a big deal with this Sharkmouth tactical backpack. It's lightweight and comfortable to wear as it weighs in at only 26 ounces. The insulated compartment features thick aluminum foil material that houses a 2-liter water bladder, and keeps it cold for up to four hours.

The adjustable shoulder, waist, and chest straps make this ergonomic design easy on your back. The soft, breathable mesh back pad also helps keep you cool and dry, which is a big deal during sweltering riding conditions. Aside from the main compartment that holds the included 2-liter water bladder, two front zip pockets allow for storage of any smaller goods you’d like to keep at arm’s reach.

Kruzer Kaddy 200 Handlebar Cup Holder

Kruzer Kaddy 200 Handlebar Cup Holder
A versatile cupholder that’s easily detachable and can accommodate different size containers.Amazon

The Kruzer Kaddy 200 mounts to 7/8-inch, 1-inch, and 1-1/4-inch handlebars, and is easily detachable from its chrome-plated steel bracket. The cupholder comes with two insulated liners to better accommodate many size drink containers (up to 20 ounces), so you can easily take your beverage of choice along for the cruise.

The Kruzer Kaddy is available in chrome, stainless, black, and leather finishes to better match your bike. The cupholder mounts easily with the provided hardware and tools in the box. Don’t trust your drink in the hands of any cheapo product—leave it to a holder that is designed by bikers for bikers.

Leatt Internal Helmet Hydration Kit

Leatt Internal Helmet Hydration Kit
Sip your liquids along the ride without having to take your hands off the bars.Amazon

Don't get caught without fluids during your next ride out this summer, and make sure your liquid of choice is easily accessible so you don't have to make too many unnecessary pit stops or have to go through awkward motions just to get to your onboard drink. The Leatt internal helmet hydration kit allows for hands-free access to your drink with the use of an internal routing tube and helmet bite valve.

Pair the tube with your hydration system of choice, so you not only have the option of taking fluids along for the ride, you’ll be able to enjoy quick and easy access without having to take your hands off the bars. Don’t let dehydration become a factor during your next long cruise.

Ciro Black Big Ass Drink Holder

Ciro Black Big Ass Drink Holder
A large-scale and durable way to carry your large-diameter bottles in style.Amazon

Sometimes a regular size water bottle just won't cut it. To help quench your much larger thirst, check out Ciro's Big Ass Drink Holder.

Large enough to securely house 30-ounce insulated tumblers and other large bottles and cups, you can safely pack up more fluid in a type of container that can keep it colder much longer than a flimsy plastic bottle can. The opening diameter measures 4-1/8 inches, which is vastly larger than most drink holders out there. The durable neoprene net is designed to get a good grip on your tumbler, and is also weatherproof so it will hold up well against the elements. Ciro offers a variety of rider or passenger options to work with their mounts.

Beast 30-Ounce Stainless Steel Tumbler Gift Box

Beast 30-Ounce Stainless Steel Tumbler Gift Box
Solid insulation with a large capacity and in a wide variety of finishes.Amazon

Insulated tumblers really are the most reliable vessels to put your liquids in. The 30-ounce Beast tumbler is an ideal choice as it has been overengineered and tested against other major brands, and can perform just as well if not better during extended trips.

The splash-proof closable lid keeps your drink insulated and protected from the vibrations from the road. Made from premium 304 18/8 food-grade stainless steel, the Beast is one of the highest-quality tumblers on the market. It’s sweat-proof, it’s built to take abuse, and it comes in a huge selection of finishes to choose from.