I heard a rider talking as he was fueling up the other day and he was so surprised that it was almost June that it made me think.
We are nearly half way through the year and already so much has happened. Poker runs have started, we have lobbied for our rights in our state capital, we had our S.T.E.A.M. event, state swap meet, and BikePAC had their May Motorcycle Awareness Rally.
Whew! And its only June. The sad news is that of this writing
we have already lost four brothers. Continue reading
N.C.O.M. COAST TO COAST BIKER NEWS
Compiled and Edited by Bill Bish, National Coalition Of Motorcyclists
On April 15, congressman Jim Sensenbrenner (R-WI) circulated a “Dear colleague” letter to fellow members of congress to garner sponsors for legislation he intends to introduce on May 6, 2013 “To stop motorcycle checkpoint funding.” Continue reading
The Governors Highway Safety Association (G.H.S.A.) recently released the results of their motorcyclist traffic fatality 2012 preliminary report, but the results are unfortunately distorted to present one single-sided solution to motorcyclist safety. Continue reading
Several Washington County members rode to The Dalles for the Cherry Blossom Ride on April 27th. It was nice enough weather and beautiful scenery along the Columbia Gorge on both the Oregon and Washington sides of the river. Continue reading
07 May 2013
Old minutes were passed without discussion. Then a good amount of time was spent on the route planning of our poker run scheduled for the 18th of May. We decided to offer an extra card for $2 Continue reading
Wow! I think we skipped spring and went right into summer here in the [Willamette] valley. Nice riding weather for May Motorcycle Awareness which was a blessing. Continue reading
16 April 2013
Rick got stuck at work so Larry ran the meeting.
We had a state board of directors report and discussed S.T.E.A.M. as a result. Continue reading
Greetings from the North Coast,
Spring on the coast has provided us with some very nice weather with lots of bikes on the road enjoying the sun and the warmth.
Our run committee is working on the final details for our 18th Annual Around Saddle Mountain Run, scheduled for Saturday, June 22nd. Continue reading
Guess you all figured out we had our summer this year before Mother’ Day. I’m sure it will be around for awhile. When it hits 86 degrees in Newport, it can be a little to warm.
Several riders from Lincoln County rode to the May Motorcycle Awareness Rally. Continue reading
Hello brothers and sisters,
It’s been awesome down on the lower Columbia. There is nothing like spring in our area. If you don’t get to ride along highway 30 where the coast range meets the Columbia river Continue reading
The 14th Annual Southern Oregon Swap Meet and Bike Show once again was a big success with more vendors and a bigger attendance than last year.
Much to our surprise, we had four unexpected volunteers show up and work the whole weekend. Continue reading