The Combat Veterans Motorcycle Ghost Ride is set for Saturday, July 16, with kickstands up at 10:30 a.m. Riders register at Treadway Motor Sports near Wal-Mart before the event..
Dates have been announced for one of the most popular motorsports shows in the United States. The touring Progressive International Motorcycle Show will hit seven cities this winter.
A local motorcycle club will soon be hitting the road to raise money for the North Country Family Health Center, and members of the community are invited to ride along. The sixth annual “Unmet Needs Run,” hosted by the Tranquil Thunder Motorcycle Club, will be held Saturday, July 16.
On The Front Cover: Defending MotoAmerica AMA/FIM North American Superbike Champion Cameron Beaubier (1), Roger Hayden (95), and Josh Hayes (4) have all been winning races in one of the most competitive seasons ever. (Inset) Andrea Iannone (29) runs into the back of Jorge Lorenzo (99) during a MotoGP race, and both crash.
A ride is scheduled for Sunday to honor the life of a Minooka man killed in a motorcycle crash four years ago and criticize what they deem a lenient sentence for the driver responsible. “Justice For Ron Oswald” will begin at 10:30 a.m. July 17 when riders meet at Double J Sports Bar, 1001 Essington Road in Joliet, according to event organizers.
At 11 a.m. Saturday, motorcycle riders will rev their engines and set out for a 120-mile ride to raise money for victims of domestic violence. Registration for the New Hope for Tomorrow Ride 2016 opens at 9 a.m.
Each year the Kentucky Bike Rally in Sturgis, KY, brings thousands of motorcycles and motorcycle riders to the region. The event runs July 14-17 this year.
After hearing downtown merchants talk about the value of a car show in the Uptown Arts District, Mainstreet Association member Johnny Stimley, also owner of Ryan's Irish Pub, decided to organize one. "It's something people have been talking about for years," he said.
IF YOU'RE driving past Aussie World on Sunday morning don't be afraid. The hundreds of bikers you're likely to see riding in formation mean no harm. In fact, quite the opposite.
The Yellow Jackets Motorcycle Club, 4888 Indian Hill Road SE, Uhrichsville, will host its eighth annual bike show beginning at noon Aug. 6. Public judging will take place from 1 to 3 p.m., and trophies will be awarded at 5 p.m. Entertainment will be provided from 1 to 6 p.m.