13th Annual Women’s Sportbike Rally (WSR) West

13th Annual Women’s Sportbike Rally (WSR) West

There is always such a giddy feeling when I arrive at a rally. The tableau of other riders, the sounds of the different engines, and meeting so many passionate people with a common bond revs my soul. No matter riders’ age, gender, life preferences, personalities; the...
Veterans Charity Ride to Sturgis: 2018

Veterans Charity Ride to Sturgis: 2018

Now in its fourth year, the Veterans Charity Ride to Sturgis© (VCR) takes wounded and amputee veterans on a two-week road trip on Indian Motorcycles to the famous biker rally. This year it left from Las Vegas, Nevada, spending time in Moab, Utah before wandering the...
10 Days of Sturgis® Motorcycle Rally™

10 Days of Sturgis® Motorcycle Rally™

I didn’t grow up in a motorcycle family. When I started working in a Harley dealership at 19 years old, I had no clue what, “Are ya goin to the rally?!” meant, or why it was such a big deal to people in Texas. Fast forward 8 years later, and three consecutive solo...
A Shoestring Budget Road Trip to Sturgis!

A Shoestring Budget Road Trip to Sturgis!

Picture by the_ornery_one Spoiler alert: This story has a happy ending. The life threatening tumor in my wife’s brain never delivered. So now, the outlandish dream that we used to only joke about–riding to both Fuel Cleveland and Sturgis Motorcycle Rally in a 2...
Two Days in Joshua Tree

Two Days in Joshua Tree

A couple friends and I decided we’d do a local road trip being as we were all short on time and cash. Southern California still is one of the best spots to ride and camp on the cheap so deciding where to go took a minute but ultimately we chose Joshua Tree. There are...

Mark Your Calendars, Monday is the 27th Annual "Ride to Work Day"

For Immediate Release June 15, 2018 WASHINGTON, DC – This coming Monday will mark the 27th anniversary of “Ride to Work Day,” an annual event that promotes the motorcycle as an option for commuting to work. Since 1992, this event has been promoted by the Ride to Work...