It’s considered an extreme sport to most, but at the basic level (if you’re a beginner), riding a dirt bike can be an excellent way to stay healthy and fit. Sure, you might get a little dirty while riding through the terrain of a course or through the woods, but the workout you receive could surprise you.

These are my wife’s top 10 reasons to let your husband buy a dirt bike. The first three were her top 3 reasons, the rest are in no particular order.

Top 10 Reasons to Let Your Husband Buy a Dirt Bike

  1. It makes him a better man. He gets to recharge and gives him something to be proud of. This translates over into other areas of his life.
  2. Keeps him in shape!
  3. It’s a great way for his to bond with the kids.
  4. It keeps him mentally sharp.
  5. He is less likely to be addicted to substances when he’s addicted to his dirt bike.
  6. He gets to get out and appreciate the beautiful earth we live in and see things most people will never see.
  7. It helps him with problem solving, because that IS a skill.
  8. Dirt Bikes keep him young.
  9. It’s a good stress reliever.
  10. It’s not as dangerous as you think.