Blog Section: Events and Rallies

2016 Road Warrior Ride Heads to New Orleans

Sep 24, 2016 View Comments by

The 2016 Road Warrior Ride started last weekend, departing from Johnson Creek, WI, on its way to New Orleans Bike Week, a rally that helps to raise money for veterans. A core group of eight veterans, sponsored by the Road Warrior Foundation (RWF) and Can-Am, are taking the ride atop 2016 Spyder F3 Limited Editions. They […]

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Points of Interest: Sturgis, South Dakota

Aug 12, 2016 View Comments by

Located in rural Meade County, Sturgis is a gateway to the Black Hills, a land dotted with waterways, craggy buttes, and buffalo. Originally named Scooptown but later changed to honor Civil War Union General Samuel D. Sturgis, the historic town is home to approximately 6,700 residents, though this number skyrockets every August during the Sturgis Motorcycle […]

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Sturgis 2016 Event Lineup

Aug 05, 2016 View Comments by

The 76th annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally is just days away! Whether you’re already there or packing up your gear for the ride, take a look at some of the events that will be happening during the rally. And don’t forget to stop by the many locations where we’ll be giving away FREE maps! Indian Motorcycle Indian […]

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Special Guest Alonzo Bodden to Host Stand-Up Set at 2016 Touring Weekend

Aug 04, 2016 View Comments by

RoadRUNNER is very excited to welcome special guest and comedian Alonzo Bodden to the Touring Weekend this year. He will perform a stand-up set for our group (registered attendees only) on Friday, August 12, at 8:30 pm in the Chestnut Auditorium at the Antiochian Village. Alonzo’s first big break came when he appeared on the […]

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Invade the Black Hills on Moto Guzzi’s New MGX-21

Aug 04, 2016 View Comments by

Next week, attendees of the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally will have the opportunity to experience Moto Guzzi’s MGX-21 for the first time, alongside with the latest motorcycles from Mandello. Rally attendees will also be treated to live music, a full booth display with giveaways, demos on the latest models, and a special Moto Guzzi Owner’s Appreciation […]

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Get Your FREE RoadMAP at Sturgis!

Aug 03, 2016 View Comments by

Did you know that the AMA is giving away free maps at motorcycle events, across the country, all summer long? Each large tear-proof, water-resistant map, created by RoadRUNNER‘s mapping department, RoadMAPS, offers 5-7 self-guided rides with information on local history, attractions, and lunch stops. GPS files are also available for free. If you’re headed to the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally in South Dakota August 8th – 14th, stop […]

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Stayin’ Safe’s Eric Trow to Kick Off the Touring Weekend

Jul 25, 2016 View Comments by

The Touring Weekend is just weeks away and we’re looking forward to seeing you there. We have a series of fun rides, talks, and performances lined up. It’ll all kick off on opening night, August 11, 2016. After our Welcome Dinner, Eric Trow will talk about “The Dynamics of Being a Safe Rider.” Eric is […]

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Janus Offering Demo Rides at AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days

Jul 08, 2016 View Comments by

We wrote about Janus Motorcycles in the July/August ’16 issue. The brand’s classically designed, small-displacement motorcycles are intended to bring rider and machine closer together. Lightweight, simple to operate and maintain, and made to last, every bike is built to order at Janus’ facility in Goshen, IN. This weekend, however, at AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days, July […]

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Harley-Davidson Museum’s 8th Annual Wild Ones Weekend

Jul 01, 2016 View Comments by

The Harley-Davidson Museum is celebrating its eighth birthday with the annual Wild Ones Weekend, July 7-10. The museum is located at 400 W Canal Street near downtown Milwaukee. Thursday’s Bike Night kicks things off before the Ives Brothers take on the Wall of Death, and other events throughout the weekend will help visitors relive the history of motorcycling. […]

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2016 Sturgis Motorcycle Museum Hall of Fame Inductees

Jun 28, 2016 View Comments by

This year’s inductees into the Sturgis Motorcycle Museum Hall of Fame range from pioneers and innovators to customizers and dealers. The museum was chartered in 2001 to recognize individuals or groups who have made a long term positive impact on the motorcycle community. This year’s inductees will be honored during the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally on August […]

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2016 AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days

Jun 20, 2016 View Comments by

This year’s AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days, held at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, OH, boasts a full three-day schedule. Taking place July 8-10, 2016, it’s just weeks away and tickets are still on sale. Vintage Motorcycle Days includes the country’s largest motorcycle swap meet, stars of past and present, demo rides, bike shows, custom builders, raffles, live […]

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Win a BETA 300 RR Race Edition During KLIM’s Cow Tag Bike Giveaway

Jun 13, 2016 View Comments by

There are a variety of ways off-road riders can contribute to the health of the trails they ride and the public lands they traverse. This summer, KLIM is giving riders an incentive to give back with its Cow Tag Bike Giveaway. Anyone who donates a minimum of $10 to the BlueRibbon Coalition will be entered to win […]

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Touratech Rally EAST 2016

Jun 09, 2016 View Comments by

Last year, Touratech hosted its first annual East Coast Adventure Rally: four days of camping and riding in beautiful Pennsylvania. The company’s rally in Plain, WA, has become the West Coast’s largest gathering of adventure riders and enthusiasts, and it plans to continue spreading the love east. Touratech is building on its 2015 Rally EAST, […]

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2016 New England Ride for Kids

Jun 07, 2016 View Comments by

The Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation’s grassroots fundraising event, Ride for Kids, is coming to Framingham, MA, August 28, 2016. The 2016 New England Ride for Kids will feature fun, food, and entertainment, all for a great cause. Registration is from 8 to 9:30 a.m. and kickstands go up at 10 a.m., rain or shine. Any street-legal […]

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Events to Check Out at Americade 2016

Jun 03, 2016 View Comments by

Americade is just days away, and RoadRUNNER is looking forward to seeing old friends and meeting new ones. Featuring the most demos in the U.S., with rides traversing the clear lakes, rushing rivers, and beautiful forests of New York and Vermont, Americade draws thousands every year. Whether this is your first year or you come […]

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