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Motorcycle News – Our mission statement is to document the biker lifestyle in a proper manner. Our local, national and international journalists explore and report the adventures of the motorcycling experiences in our motorcycle news section.

Military & Motorcycles – October 12, 2012

Published on October 12, 2012 under Born To Ride
Special People Almost three years ago I attended the grand opening of the new Bradenton Veterans Administration Community Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC) not only as writer, but also as one of their veteran patients. As soon as the doors opened to the new clinic I met with the man who is responsible for the volunteers who serve the Bay Pines Community. I was immediately signed up, interviewed, took the required classes, fingerprinted, photographed, had a background check done and issued an ID card. From that day to this day I have been the Head Volunteer for the clinic. Believe it…
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DO THE RIDE THING VIDEO CONTEST WINNERS

Published on October 12, 2012 under Born To Ride
IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 9, 2012 – Creative, cash winning kids from coast to coast are getting their videos on safe and responsible ATV riding posted online as public service announcements by the ATV Safety Institute, MSF’s DirtBike SchoolSM and the Right Rider Access Fund. A judging panel from ASI, Right Rider Access Fund and the National Off-Highway Vehicle Conservation Council (NOHVCC) selected the winners among dozens of entries from young enthusiasts nationwide, all aiming to highlight ASI’s Golden Rules of ATV Safety or the MSF DirtBike School’s Dirt Bike Riding Tips. David Atkins, an 18-year old from Edmond, Oklahoma, won…
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AMA PRO GRAND NATIONAL FLAT TRACK CHAMPIONSHIP COMES DOWN TO THE WIRE

Published on October 11, 2012 under Born To Ride
  The 2012 Ama Pro Grand National Championship Comes Down To The Wire At The Flat Track Finals At The Pomona Fairplex   Pomona, Calif…When the Law Tigers AMA Pro Flat Track Finals thunders into action Saturday, October 13th at the Fairplex in Pomona, it will mark the start of the biggest battle of the season. The points are close and the competition will definitely be intense as America’s top flat track racers go for the coveted title. Leading the charge for glory is Jared Mees. Hailing from Clio, Mich., Mees holds a 12 point lead and is eager to…
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PERRY KING TO EMCEE 2012 AMA MOTORCYCLE HALL OF FAME INDUCTION CEREMONY

Published on October 11, 2012 under Born To Ride
PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- Stage, television and film star and longtime motorcyclist Perry King will serve as the Master of Ceremonies for the AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, presented by KTM, on Friday, Nov. 16, at the Red Rock Casino, Resort and Spa in Las Vegas, Nev. "Some of the most wonderful people I've known have been motorcyclists -- whether weekend enthusiasts or world-caliber competitors," said King, a member of the AMA Board of Directors. "It is my honor to pay tribute to some of motorcycling's best and brightest as the emcee of the 2012 AMA Motorcycle Hall of…
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HINES AND HARLEY V-ROD SMASH NHRA PRO STOCK MOTORCYCLE ET RECORD AT READING

Published on October 10, 2012 under Born To Ride
Krawiec Holds Points Lead as Rain Postpones All-Harley Final Round READING, Pa. (October 8, 2012) – Harley-Davidson® Screamin’ Eagle®/Vance & Hines rider Andrew Hines set a new national Pro Stock Motorcycle Elapsed Time record of 6.728 seconds at the rain-delayed Auto-Plus NHRA Nationals at Maple Grove Raceway Monday. Hines and his teammate, Ed Krawiec, advanced to the final round of eliminations, but that race was postponed due to more rain, and will be run during the Big O Tires NHRA Nationals in Las Vegas, Oct. 25-28.   Hines broke the class ET record twice on Monday, first with a 6.742-second…
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COOLBETH RIDES FACTORY HARLEY TO 11TH PLACE IN TUCSON

Published on October 9, 2012 under Born To Ride
Harley-Davidson Riders Bonsey, Smith and Halbert Fill the Podium   Tucson, Ariz. (October 6, 2012) – Harley-Davidson® Screamin’ Eagle® Factory Team rider Kenny Coolbeth finished in 11th place in the AMA Pro Harley-Davidson Insurance Grand National Championship race on the Tucson International Raceway half-mile. Goodwin Racing Harley-Davidson rider Steven Bonsey led every lap to score the second Grand National victory of his career. Crosley Radio rider Bryan Smith edged South East Harley-Davidson rider Sammy Halbert in a close race for second and third place, as Harley-Davidson riders filled the podium.   The series points leader, Rogers Racing/Blue Springs Harley-Davidson rider…
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POP SENSATION MORGAN BERNARD ANNOUNCES NEW VIDEO

Published on October 9, 2012 under Born To Ride
  Guest Opportunity: 14 year old - Morgan Bernard, Internationally Known Pop Singer   Fresh off the heels of her international summer touring schedule, Morgan Bernard is now releasing the video for the much anticipated single, 'It Won't Be Perfect.'   The video can be seen at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C-i-ymnhzh8   The video and single are the first offering from the new album, 'Give It All '   Morgan Bernard can discuss her new single, video and album.   Where do you get the inspiration for your songs? How long did it take you to write the songs on 'Give It All'?…
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HARLEY-DAVIDSON AND POPE BENEDICT MARK 110TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION MILESTONE

Published on October 9, 2012 under Born To Ride
  Pope, Davidson family meet for blessing of Harley-Davidson tanks in Vatican City   ROME - Next June, tens of thousands of Harley-Davidson riders and fans from around the globe are expected to make their way to Italy’s capital city to celebrate Harley-Davidson’s 110th Anniversary and the shared passion for freedom that unites riders everywhere. Today, Pope Benedict XVI along with Willie G. Davidson, grandson of one of Harley-Davidson’s founders and his son, Bill Davidson, Vice President of the Harley-Davidson Museum, launched the countdown to Harley-Davidson’s 110th Anniversary event in Rome, June 13-16, 2013, by presenting two commemorative motorcycle gas…
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REVIVE YOUR RIDE!

Published on October 8, 2012 under Born To Ride
Year-End Giveaway Promotion Starts November 1st IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 5, 2012 - The Revive Your Ride! Year-End Giveaway promotion is back to help drive floor traffic and this year it includes two all-new prize packages for a couple of lucky participating retailers. This successful annual promotion runs Nov. 1 through Dec. 31 this year, offering retail customers the chance to win one of thirteen great prizes: • Grand Prize: $2,500 • Ten First Prizes: $1,000 • Two Second Prizes: $500 All prizes will be awarded in the form of gift certificates, that can be redeemed at the participating dealer’s store…
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MILITARY & MOTORCYCLES – OCTOBER 5, 2012

Published on October 5, 2012 under Born To Ride
You Know What Makes Me Happy Riding my motorcycle to Bradenton three mornings a week and seeing two American Bald Eagles majestically perched near their nest. Seeing American flags at various homes and businesses in and around the county displayed with ‘American Pride.’ Knowing my great grandparents traveled thousands of miles by ship from Ireland to this great country for the opportunity to better not only themselves but their families. Once here, they worked hard to become Americans, not Irish-Americans. They learned the language, assimilated into their communities and set out to make it better for future families. Knowing if…
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