November 30, 2018

“Ride to the Sky”- A Dream Ride Destination

“Ride to the Sky”, A Dream Ride Destination By now, most of our bikes have been put away for the winter. Even though we won’t be putting our riding gear on until Spring, we can […]
November 30, 2018

Biketoberfest 2018 – Adventure

BIKETOBERFEST 2018 Sorry I missed last month’s issue. Sometimes life gets in the way of the best laid plans. You may have heard me comment previously that our riding community is rapidly aging. So this […]
October 26, 2018

Highlights from FlyBy Week 2018

Highlights from FlyBy Week 2018 Marietta, Ohio August 20-26 Sport Touring Corner By Norm Kern The first Motorcycle Sport Touring Association (MSTA) FlyBy Week rally at Marietta, Ohio was a big success. Helped by perfect […]
October 26, 2018


THE DAYS ARE GETTING SHORTER! There are a couple of things that indicate our riding days will soon be over. Labor Day has come and gone. School is back in session and there’s the noticeably […]
October 8, 2018

“The Party on the Hill” Goes to Two Days!

“The Party on the Hill” Goes to Two Days! The Devil’s Staircase AMA Pro Hillclimbs expands into the Hillclimb Weekend! For 2018, the Dayton Motorcycle Club has announced some exciting new changes for the Devil’s […]
September 6, 2018

Bucket List – Sturgis 2018

BUCKET LIST! STURGIS 2018! Thankfully when you are retired time isn’t much of a determining factor and the adrenaline remains as you want to get there yesterday. However as newly retired guys my husband, his […]
September 4, 2018

Get There Dry

How to “Get There Dry”Sport Touring Corner By Norm Kern When I first started riding back in the 1960s, motorcycles were rapidly rising in popularity and there were lots of new riders. Those who didn’t […]
August 23, 2018

Abate – August

To My ABATE Friends, This is the August article and that mean summer has about come to an end. It has been busy and sometimes there is just not enough time in a day. The […]
August 23, 2018

Sport Touring and Adventure Riding

Dual-Sport and Adventure Riding Sport Touring Corner By Norm Kern   Beginnings Dual-sport riding got its start in the 1980s as a recreational offshoot of American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) enduro racing competition. Enduros, which have […]
August 20, 2018


AMA VINTAGE MOTORCYCLES-MID DAYS…..IT’S STILL FAMILY Another round is in the books!  Probably some of the best weather ever for a vintage motorcycle event.  Sunshine, blue skies and the sound of motorcycles everywhere made for […]