Motorcycle Hall of Fame legend Bob Hannah to be honored at 2010 induction ceremony

PICKERINGTON, Ohio — Ask any motocross fan to name the greatest American racers of all time, and is sure to make the list. Hannah’s immense popularity helped the sport of motocross explode in the late 1970s, and on Friday, Nov.… Continue Reading


American Motorcyclist Association ramps up ‘Vote Like A Motorcyclist’ campaign

The AMA wants you to "Vote like a motorcyclist"

PICKERINGTON, Ohio — The American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) has ramped up its “Vote Like a Motorcyclist” campaign with T-shirts, pins and posters to supplement its new 2010 AMA Voter Guide. “The elections on Nov. 2 are some of the most… Continue Reading


Hells Angels and Vagos In Shootout Near Prescott Arizona

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The Yavapai County Sheriff’s deputies and SWAT members who responded to reports about gunfire on Saturday August 21st, around 12:15pm discovered the Hell’s Angels and Vagos Motorcycle clubs were involved in a altercation that resulted in over 50 shots being… Continue Reading


NHTSA Funds Motorcycle Only Checkpoints


PICKERINGTON, Ohio — A federal traffic safety agency is offering law enforcement agencies hundreds of thousands of dollars to set up checkpoints that target only motorcyclists, and the American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) wants to know why. The AMA has asked… Continue Reading


Michigan Motorcyclists Stage Independence Day Protest Ride

Michigan Motorcyclists Protest Helmet Law

A group of 15 motorcyclists, comprised of members of the groups, ¬†Bikers Of Lesser Tolerance, American Bikers Against Totalitarian Enactments, and general Patriots took off their helmets and participated in a 100 plus mile ¬†motorcycle run July 4th 2010 to… Continue Reading


Motorcycle Rights Activist Sputnik Dies

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[facebook_ilike] The Texas Motorcycle Rights Association is sad to announce that our great Leader, Sputnik, passed away suddenly at approximately 5:00 AM Thursday June 24, 2010. “I woke up at 5:45AM to find him on the living floor at the… Continue Reading


U.S. House committee demands release of Wilderness-related internal papers

motorcycle trails

PICKERINGTON, Ohio — A key U.S. House committee has approved a measure to require the U.S. Interior Department to release internal documents related to a proposal that could close up to 13 million acres to off-highway riding, the American Motorcyclist… Continue Reading


Off-road rights advocate to be inducted into AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame

Clark Collins:  Photo from Sharetrails.org

PICKERINGTON, Ohio — The American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) is pleased to announce the third member of the AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame Class of 2010: BlueRibbon Coalition (BRC) founder Clark Collins. Collins, known for his tireless work on behalf of… Continue Reading


Congressional hearing may impact ban on selling off-highway vehicles for kids

Congress Needs to Clarify Lead Ban Provision in Bill

PICKERINGTON, Ohio — A U.S. House hearing scheduled for Thursday, April 29, will address the Consumer Product Safety Enhancement Act (CPSEA) of 2010. The CPSEA would modify earlier legislation that effectively banned the sale of youth-model dirtbikes and all-terrain vehicles… Continue Reading