Backcountry Discovery Routes Membership Program

Dec 07, 2014 View Comments by

If you’ve been reading RoadRUNNER Magazine for a while you’re probably familiar with the Backcountry Discovery Routes non-profit organization. BDR’s goal is to scout out off road paths that traverse entire states and to ensure that these routes are preserved for the use of adventure enthusiasts for years to come. To date RoadRUNNER Magazine has […]

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Riding for a Cause

Nov 13, 2014 View Comments by

I recently crossed paths with a couple of motorcyclists who are using their passion for riding to bring attention to the plight(s) of others. John Nomad (how is that for a name?) is traveling around the world by way of two wheels in an effort to draw support for orphans in Zambia. I met John […]

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Route Announced for the 2014 Kyle Petty Charity Ride Across America

Feb 13, 2014 View Comments by

2014 marks the 20th anniversary of Kyle Petty’s Charity Ride Across America. To date the event has raised nearly $15 million in support of the Victory Junction Gang Camp where chronically ill children come to enjoy summer camp activities. This year the ride will stretch from Carlsbad, CA, all the way to Daytona Beach, FL, […]

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AltRider’s Conserve the Ride 2014

Dec 22, 2013 View Comments by

In 2012 RoadRUNNER’s Florian Neuhauser attended AltRider’s annual Conserve the Ride weekend rally in Pennsylvania. He had a fantastic time, which you can read about here. For 2014, Conserve the Ride is sticking with the same great formula. The event begins Friday, June 6, 2014 with various riding competitions and an optional training class before […]

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Indian Donates Chief Vintage to Operation Ride Home

Dec 20, 2013 View Comments by

Operation Ride Home is a joint effort between Jack Daniels and the Armed Services YMCA. The non-profit is dedicated to helping service men and women return home to their families for the holidays. The program offers vouchers and pre-paid debit cards for gas, food, and lodging to help members of the Armed Forces with financial […]

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Kyle Petty Charity Ride Across America 20th Anniversary

Nov 18, 2013 View Comments by

After Kyle Petty’s son Adam passed away in a crash during practice laps for the Busch 200 NASCAR race in 2000, Kyle and his wife Pattie decided to honor their son’s memory by building a camp for children with chronic and/or life threatening illnesses. The result was Victory Junction, a year round camp nestled in […]

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