Archive for July, 2006

Christian Neuhauser Memorial Ride 2006

Jul 20, 2006 View Comments by

Everyone here at RoadRUNNER would like to thank all the great people that came out to join us for the first annual Christian Neuhauser Memorial Ride. We met at the Village Inn in Clemmons, NC this past July 15th to celebrate Christian’s life by doing what he would have wanted us to do – go riding. The sheer diversity of bikes and riders was absolutely amazing. Christian would have been proud. After lunch at the Station’s Inn on the Blue Ridge Parkway, different groups set off to enjoy a variety of routes the RoadRUNNER staff had laid out. Despite a few afternoon showers, the ride proved to be a great success thus cementing the “annual” to the name of the event.

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Beautiful Views, Dangerous Distractions

Jul 01, 2006 View Comments by

During the five-year period between 1998 and 2002, the number of motorcycle accidents on The Blue Ridge Parkway increased over 60 percent. When Chief Parks Ranger John Garrison cited that statistic, he prefaced it by saying they had noticed a significant rise in accidents. But 60 percent isn’t significant, it’s catastrophic. And most of those […]

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Vintage Japanese Motorcycle Club National Meet

Jul 01, 2006 View Comments by

Oak Ridge, Tennessee, is a freaky place.Your average city is a place where history happens in the course of incidents inevitably occurring over the duration of time. But Oak Ridge is a place created specifically to make history. Big history. History that mankind will remember for as long as man exists. History that changed the […]

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