February 5th, 2014 —
The AMA Office will be closed today due to inclement weather and treacherous road conditions in Central Ohio.
Skip Navigation LinksRights / Rights News
  • First phase of Mississippi's Rattlesnake Bay OHV Trails reopens

    September 24, 2014

    About 25 riders and supporters celebrated the re-opening of phase one of the Rattlesnake Bay OHV Trails in Mississippi's DeSoto National Forest on Saturday, the American Motorcyclist Association announced today. The Friends of Rattlesnake Bay off-highway-vehicle group joined U.S. Forest Service officials for a ribbon-cutting ceremony for 9.5 miles of trails in an area that has remained "temporarily" closed for more than 11 years.

  • EagleRider offers AMA members 37 percent discount on bike rentals during AMA National Convention

    September 22, 2014

    AMA members attending the AMA National Convention being held in conjunction with the AIMExpo at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla., Oct. 16-19, can rent a motorcycle from Orlando EagleRider for just $99 a day -- $60 off the standard rate of $159.

  • AMA members receive early demo ride access at AMA National Convention

    September 12, 2014

    AMA members attending the AMA National Convention being held in conjunction with the American International Motorcycle Expo at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla., will get a holeshot on the competition for motorcycle demo rides during the Oct. 18-19 consumer portion of the event.

  • AMA members receive 10 percent discount on Brooks Leather riding apparel

    September 10, 2014

    Brooks Leather is one of American motorcycling's classic brands that is still in business today. Now, American Motorcyclist Association members can buy the company's products for less.

  • AMA News and Notes: September 2014

    September 02, 2014

    Designed to inform motorcyclists of rights-related issues and events in the United States and around the world, AMA News & Notes is a monthly publication compiled and edited by the American Motorcyclist Association Government Relations Department.

  • American Motorcyclist Association urges caution for travelers over Labor Day weekend

    August 29, 2014

    The AMA reminds motorists to drive safely this Labor Day holiday weekend and, particularly, to be alert for motorcyclists sharing the roads.

  • Mississippi's Rattlesnake Bay OHV trails to reopen Sept. 20

    August 27, 2014

    Mississippi off-highway-vehicle riders will have 9.5 miles of additional trails available when the U.S. Forest Service reopens Phase One of the Rattlesnake Bay OHV Trails in DeSoto National Forest on Sept. 20.

  • American Motorcyclist Association announces changes to AMA Board of Directors

    August 20, 2014

    The AMA is pleased to announce that two candidates for two open seats on the AMA Board of Directors will appear on the ballot at the AMA business member meeting on Friday, Oct. 17, in Orlando, Fla. In addition, a third at-large member will go before the AMA membership for ratification.

  • Motorcycling seminar schedule in place for AMA National Convention

    August 08, 2014

    The AMA is pleased to announce a full slate of informative seminars for motorcyclists at its upcoming national convention in Orlando, Fla., Oct. 16-19.

  • AMA News and Notes: August 2014

    August 05, 2014

    AMA News & Notes is a monthly publication compiled and edited by the American Motorcyclist Association Government Relations Department. Designed to inform motorcyclists of rights-related issues and events in the United States and around the world.

  • AMA petition calls for return of lane-splitting guidelines to California government websites, offices

    July 22, 2014

    The American Motorcyclist Association initiated a petition drive today to convince the California Office of Administrative Law to allow state agencies to once again disseminate important information on safely and responsibly executing the motorcycling technique called lane splitting.

  • Lone complaint forces CHP to remove lane-splitting guidelines from website

    July 18, 2014

    A single complaint from a Sacramento man has forced the California Highway Patrol and other state government agencies to remove information from their websites that was intended to help motorcyclists safely execute the allowed lane-splitting maneuver.

  • Arizona off-roaders, officials find dangerous rebar spikes in trails

    July 17, 2014

    Federal authorities in Arizona are warning off-highway-vehicle riders to be wary of trails in the Coconino National Forest near Happy Jack, Ariz., the American Motorcyclist Association reports.

  • U.S. House bill congratulates AMA on 90th anniversary

    July 09, 2014

    A bi-partisan bill before the U.S. House of Representatives congratulates and commends the American Motorcyclist Association on its 90th anniversary as the nation's premier advocate for motorcyclists and the motorcycle lifestyle.

  • Faulty comparisons plague CDC task force push for universal helmet laws

    July 09, 2014

    A new recommendation for universal motorcycle helmet laws by a task force of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is based on faulty reasoning, the American Motorcyclist Association reports.

  • AMA News and Notes: July 2014

    July 07, 2014

    AMA News & Notes is a monthly publication compiled and edited by the American Motorcyclist Association Government Relations Department. Designed to inform motorcyclists of rights-related issues and events in the United States and around the world.

  • AMA assists East Coast Enduro Association in efforts to reopen New Jersey trails

    July 03, 2014

    The American Motorcyclist Association presented research data and assistance to the East Coast Enduro Association on Monday during discussions with the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection in an effort to reopen some existing off-highway motorcycle trails in New Jersey state forests that were closed by administrative action in 2012.

  • AMA celebrates Independence Day and the freedom of the road

    July 01, 2014

    The July 4 Independence Day holiday is a time to celebrate the great achievements of our nation and to enjoy the benefits of our hard-won freedoms, including the freedom to travel safely on our vehicles of choice.

  • House proposal would encourage use of volunteers, partnerships in nation's forests

    June 27, 2014

    A bipartisan bill in the U.S. House of Representatives would require the U.S. Forest Service to publish a strategy to significantly increase the role of volunteers and partners in trail maintenance.

  • AMA says, 'Put away the phone,' for National Cell Phone Courtesy Month

    June 26, 2014

    The American Motorcyclist Association is encouraging motorists, motorcyclists, bicyclists and pedestrians to put away their phones while using the nations roadways during National Cell Phone Courtesy Month in July.

  • Hertz provides rental car discounts to AMA members

    June 26, 2014

    Now, for those times when two wheels aren't enough, American Motorcyclist Association members can save on Hertz vehicle rentals, thanks to a new member-benefit package.

  • AMA announces member benefit partnership with SPOT LLC

    June 20, 2014

    Members of the American Motorcyclist Association now can subscribe to the leading satellite personal tracking system for less. The SPOT family of products, which includes the SPOT Gen3™ satellite GPS messenger, SPOT Global Phone and all new theft-alert tracking device, SPOT Trace™, will provide AMA members with an unprecedented and exclusive service credit on SPOT products in addition to existing device promotions.

  • U.S. House votes to retain NHTSA motorcycle lobbying ban

    June 11, 2014

    The U.S. House of Representatives approved a bill late Tuesday that reaffirms Congress' intent to prohibit the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration from lobbying states and state legislators on motorcycle safety matters.

  • AMA supports national Ride To Work Day

    June 09, 2014

    The AMA is encouraging all motorcyclists to participate in the 23rd Annual International Motorcycle and Scooter Ride to Work Day on June 16 to demonstrate that motorcycles are fun and affordable, easy to maneuver in traffic and park, fuel efficient and better for the environment than cars and trucks.

  • Remember motorcycling this Father's Day

    June 09, 2014

    Father's Day shopping in motorcycling families is an exciting time, as children peruse the wide array of gift choices for one special rider.

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5
  6. 6
  7. 7
  8. 8
  9. 9
  10. Next page