To be an authoritative provider of the latest news, events, and information on motorcycles, and bikes.
Ownership and independence
TheHardTail.com staff members do not possess non-public knowledge of any company that is featured on our website. We do not provide advice or advance information to any company regarding our editorial content.
Current owners and staff are listed on our Team page.
We aim to be accurate, objective, and responsible in our reporting. This is regardless of if the news is based on original reporting or reviewing and corroborating with other sources.
Our team attempts to always cover news with integrity and impartiality without external influence from owners, or investors. We may publish news more regularly from companies that have partnered with our publication. By partnering with us they are sending us press releases so that we may accurately report on news worthy content.
These guidelines are reviewed and updated regularly.
TheHardTail.com earns money through events, this may take the form of commission on conference ticket sales.
TheHardTail.com may also run adverts throughout the website which may take the form of press releases, banners, or images.
We believe everyone should be given equal opportunity regardless of gender, sexual orientation, religion, or race. We hire staff based on multiple factors which include quality of writing, punctuality, honesty, and integrity. We do not base any of our hiring decisions based on race, gender, religion, or sexual orientation.
Anonymity and Confidential Sources
We believe the public is best served when we identify news sources by their full names. We aim to press sources to place information on the record and seek independently to corroborate any information which is deemed off the record.
We believe there are times when anonymity is required in order to safeguard a source and under these circumstances, we may accept information from anonymous sources if we are able to verify this information. for the content or opinion contained in these articles.
Accuracy and Corrections Policy
To make errors is human but we always attempt to publish correct information based on the data that we have available. When mistakes or omissions happen, we will aim to correct the error or omission as soon as possible. If you need to inform us of an error, please feel free to contact us.