November 01, 2014
Earlier this year, I began to make plans for a vacation to Southern California. I have always wanted to ride in California and figured this was as good a time as any.
I am an AMA Life Member and remembered seeing an ad for SoCal Motorcycle Tours in this magazine. I called the number and within seconds I was on the phone with Tim Rambo, tour leader, and on my way to what turned out to be a fantastic day.
October 31, 2014
The American Motorcyclist Association and the U.S. Forest Service's Wayne National Forest have jointly produced two YouTube videos promoting safe and responsible off-road motorcycling.
October 29, 2014
Check out the footage from the 11th Annual KTM Adventure Rider Rally in Taos Ski Valley, NM. Includes appearances from Factory riders: Mike Lafferty, Russell Bobbitt, Chris Fillmore and Andrew Short.
October 24, 2014
iding a motorcycle between two lanes of stopped or slowly moving traffic -- a tactic known as lane splitting -- is a relatively safe maneuver when both the motorcyclist and nearby drivers know the law and adhere to "safe and prudent" practices, according to two California studies released this week.
October 23, 2014
Robert Bosch LLC has developed Motorcycle Stability Control (MSC), the world’s first all-in-one safety system for motorcycles. MSC is designed to measure key motorcycle data and intervene in critical situations, resulting in improved rider safety.
October 21, 2014
The message that “We’re all in this together” echoed across the room as Maggie McNally-Bradshaw, chair of the American Motorcyclist Association Board of Directors, addressed a luncheon crowd during the 2014 AMA National Convention in Orlando, Fla.
October 14, 2014
he American Motorcyclist Association is pleased to announce that the Orlando Ribbon Riders will be hosting a fundraising ride on Saturday, Oct. 18, as part of the 2014 AMA National Convention in Orlando, Fla.
October 13, 2014
Ride for Kids motorcyclists in South Carolina and Texas raised more than $152,000 for the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation on Oct. 12. More than 500 riders attended the events in Lexington and Fort Worth to honor our Stars, local children with brain tumors: Anna, Ashley, Aynsley, Benjamin, Cassandra, Gabrielle, Heather, Jerald, John, Justin, Kaylah, Keldon, Kieleigh, Liam, Nora, Rob, Summer, Travis and Valerie.
October 10, 2014
Motorcyclists at the 22nd Northern California Ride for Kids came out in force to support the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation on Oct. 5. As of ride time, the event had raised $69,502. Nearly 200 riders attended the event at Solano Community College in Fairfield to honor local children with brain tumors. The Northern California Stars were Blue, Brennan, Elias and Vanessa.
October 06, 2014
The American Motorcyclist Association announces that Pittsburgh-based Cardo Systems Inc. is offering a significant discount on the company's scala rider brand of products to AMA members exclusively. During the life of the program, participating authorized Cardo dealers will provide current AMA members a 10 percent discount on all scala rider communication and entertainment systems.