Blog Section: Events and Rallies

AltRider’s 2015 Conserve the Ride Rally

Apr 16, 2015 View Comments by

Adventure riding and off-road enthusiasts will want to mark June 12-14 on their calendars as the dates of AltRider’s 2015 Conserve the Ride Rally. Conserve the Ride will be held in central Pennsylvania where riders will enjoy around 160 miles of trail riding. Participants will pitch their tents on Woodward Caves Campground for the three-day […]

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AMA and Cycle Gear Team Up for Bike Nights Across the Country

Apr 12, 2015 View Comments by

The American Motorcyclist Association has joined forces with Cycle Gear, one of the nation’s largest motorcycle gear retailers, to launch bike nights all across the U.S. The bike nights will be hosted by Cycle Gear stores (of which there are over 100) so odds are there will be one near you. AMA members will be […]

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An Introduction to the 2015 Touring Weekend Guest Speakers

Mar 19, 2015 View Comments by

Once a year, hundreds of motorcyclists from around the country join together at the Touring Weekend to ride amazing roads, enjoy delicious food, and socialize with one another. But the event also boasts many wonderful guest speakers. This year is no different, the 2015 Touring Weekend guest speakers will inform and inspire us each evening. […]

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2015 Daytona Bike Week

Mar 06, 2015 View Comments by

Today marks the beginning of yet another edition of the nation’s second most popular motorcycle rally—Daytona Bike Week. The inaugural event took place in 1937 and, with the exception of several years during World War II, has been running continuously ever since. The rally draws around half a million participants each year and is rivaled […]

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John Flores to Teach Motorcycle Photography Class at the Touring Weekend

Feb 27, 2015 View Comments by

If you are the kind of person that always has a camera on their packing list, you may want to consider this hands-on introduction to the world of motorcycle photography exclusive to the 2015 Touring Weekend. The class will be lead by longtime RoadRUNNER photojournalist and author of the eBook Ten Tips: Motorcycle Travel Photos, […]

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The 2015 Americade Rally

Feb 26, 2015 View Comments by

Since the first Americade Rally in 1983, the event has grown into the largest gathering of motorcycle touring enthusiasts in the country drawing 50,000 riders from all over the U.S., Canada, and the world. The rally is held in Lake George, NY, the first week of June every year, falling June 1-6 in 2015. The […]

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2015 Touratech Rally

Feb 16, 2015 View Comments by

Like other types of motorcyclists, adventure riders tend to enjoy gathering together to share their passion for off-road riding, camping, and exploring the great outdoors. One such opportunity for this sort of camaraderie will come June 25–28 in the mountain town of Plain, WA, at the 2015 Touratech Rally. Touratech, for those who don’t know, […]

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Flat Track Racing Returns to Del Mar

Jan 13, 2015 View Comments by

Have you always wanted to race flat track? Or did you compete back in the “good ol’ days?” Then you’ll want to be sure to check out the IV League Flat Track event to be held January 17th and 18th in Del Mar, CA. Entry is only $45 for competitors with classes for all riding […]

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RoadRUNNER’s 10th Annual Touring Weekend Comes to Winston-Salem

Dec 01, 2014 View Comments by

The 10th annual Touring Weekend promises to be a ride to remember as Winston-Salem, NC has been chosen for the base of operations. From July 16th through 19th 2015, motorcyclists from across the country will join together for three days of touring, outstanding food, and, of course, talking about everyone’s favorite subject—motorcycles. In its 10th […]

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2014 Overland Expo East – Asheville NC, Oct 3-5

Oct 02, 2014 View Comments by

If you enjoy overland adventure riding, or you’ve been longing to give it a try, you won’t want to miss this weekend’s Overland Expo in Asheville, NC. The event will bring together overlanders from all over the world for a weekend of camping, camaraderie, entertainment, training, and more. The Expo will be held on the […]

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Meet and Eat with John Flores

Oct 01, 2014 View Comments by

RoadRUNNER’s resident foodie and touring aficionado, John Flores, is about to embark on a tour of some of the Northeast’s best pizza joints—and he’s inviting you to join him, share some pizza, talk motorcycles, and check out the 2015 Indian Scout he’s riding. The following are the dates and links to the local places where […]

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Motus Barber Vintage Festival Block Party

Sep 30, 2014 View Comments by

The 10th Annual Barber Vintage Festival will be taking place October 10-12 at the Barber Motorsports Museum in Birmingham, AL. The festival is a must-visit event for anyone interested in antique or vintage motorcycles (and cars). Since the Vintage Fest is taking place virtually next door, Motus Motorcycles is hosting their second annual Motus Factory […]

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2014 BMW GS Trophy: International Competition

Sep 03, 2014 View Comments by

Every year amateur riders from all over the world come together to test their skills against some of the most challenging motorcycling terrain on earth, hoping to bring the coveted GS Trophy back to their home country. The 2014 edition of the GS Trophy competition starts in just a week or so in the Rockies […]

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2014 Northeast V-Strom Rally

Aug 31, 2014 View Comments by

In the spring of 2011 a thread was created on the stromtrooper.com forum asking V-Strom riders in the Northeast region if they wanted to join a camp and ride event. Veteran Connecticut rider Richard Weir, the organizer of the event, noticed that there were no events in this quite large portion of the country and […]

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2014 Edelweiss Feschtl: Party in Lake Placid

Aug 24, 2014 View Comments by

Part reunion, part miniature rally, but mostly just a party, Edelweiss Bike Travel’s annual Feschtl will be held in Lake Placid, NY, September 19-21. Included in the ticket price for the two-day event is a motorcycle tour of the surrounding Adirondack Mountains, two nights in a nice hotel, two breakfasts and two dinners, entry into […]

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