Brandilyn Spiva of Independence, MO is living a wife’s worst nightmare. She was set to wed her fiancee, 31 year old Gabriel Spiva, when a tragic motorcycle crash took his life just hours before their wedding. That Friday night, Gabriel celebrated with friends and family at his bachelor party, and early on Saturday, mere hours before he was to say his I do’s, he lost his life in the tragic accident.
We only wish we were nearly as cool as this Biker toddler – this folks is a glimpse at the next generation of bikers. He’s got a badass chopper motorcycle and the coolest motorcycle gear with his little skull mask, his Harley Davidson do-rag, his little helmet, and his little biker jeans! He’s the cutest little biker ever!
A few months ago I stumbled across this short poem or prayer (if you want to call it that). I loved it such much, I printed it out and taped it up on the wall of my garage. It’s kind of turned into a tradition to read and recite it before my wife and I hit the road. I’ve posted the poem below. Continue reading ““Never Ride Faster Than Your Guardian Angel Can Fly” Poem”
Bruce Heilman is a 89 year old Marine Veteran who refuses to give up his freedom to ride. Heilman is a World War II Veteran Marine who fought in The Battle of Okinawa and also survived a plane crash on Iwo Jima. Continue reading “89 Year Old Veteran Biker Rides To Honor Fallen Military Heroes”
You know what they say about kids – start ’em young. This little boy has definitely got that down, as you’ll see in the video below. He is the cutest, taking off for a bike ride with his bigger biker guys, looking up to them as if he can see his future. It is absolutely the cutest thing you’ll see all day! We can’t believe how adorable he is on his little bike, with his little helmet, and his little green shoes.
A Fed-Ex box is no way for a Marine’s remains to go home to his family. Thankfully the Patriot Guard Riders – an Honor Guard motorcycle organization based in the United States – saw to it that that a certain Marine, Staff Sergeant Jonathan Turner, didn’t have to return home that way. They stepped up to the plate to give him a proper journey home, and the story will absolutely warm your heart.
We don’t know about you, but we can’t get enough of the heartwarming stories that keep coming from our amazing motorcycle clubs across the nation. This time, we get to tell you the story of how The Punishers Motorcycle Club in Toledo, OH, set their every day duties aside to escort a 7 year old girl to school because she was being bullied by her classmates. Audrianna, the 7 year old girl, was having a hard time at school, according to her mom.
It’s what nightmares are made of – two Bikers from Nashville TN, rescue a woman in distress and prevent her car from going up in flames, saving her life. Apparently, while driving, the young Nashville woman thought she’d run over some garbage – no big deal right? But she was incredibly wrong, and two bikers who had been riding along behind the very unaware and unalarmed driver stopped her at the very next stop.
Ever wondered what the difference is between having a normal friend vs. a biker friend? Here’s a little break down of the extreme differences. Scroll through to the bottom and leave a comment letting us know what else should be added to the list.
A shocking video was released on Memorial Day of a reckless driver running over a motorcycle on US 41 and County Line Road in Pasco County Florida. You can watch cell phone video containing the footage taken on Monday around 5:35 pm below. Continue reading “Shocking Video Of Motorcycle Hit & Run of Navy Veteran Biker In Florida On Memorial Day”
Donald Trump spent Memorial Day weekend at the Rolling Thunder “Freedom Ride” 29th annual demonstration in Washington D.C. Continue reading “Trump Speaks At Rolling Thunder “Freedom Ride” On Memorial Day”
You don’t stop riding when you get old, you get old when you stop riding. Charlie Zawalich is a 100-year-old biker who’s still revving his Harley-Davidson engine daily. Check out the video interview with him below to hear his inspiring story of his passion for motorcycles. Continue reading “100-Year-Old Biker Still Alive and Kickin’ It On His Harley”
One-Eyed Jack’s Saloon is the biggest bar located on Main Street in downtown Sturgis, South Dakota. It’s three stories tall and takes up an entire block, making it a must-go destination for Sturgis Motorcycle Rally attendees. While it’s massive size is enough to blow you away, what they most known for is their incredibly beautiful and talented bartenders who aren’t afraid of putting on a wild show. Continue reading “The Ladies of One-Eyed Jack’s Saloon in Sturgis”
If you’ve been to the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally in the last decade, there’s a good chance you’re already familiar with Charlie Brechtel. Known to his fans a “Good Time Charlie,” he performs nightly on his own stage during the Sturgis Rally.
Continue reading “Music Monday: Charlie Brechtel Band Live at Sturgis Buffalo Chip”
Got a motorcycle riding dad or grandpa? Forget the ribbons and bows this Father’s day, give him something that screams “bad ass” . We’ve gathered some awesome gift ideas that your biker dad or grandpa feel like the king of the road. Click here to check out the entire Father’s Day Collection. Continue reading “Father’s Day Gift Ideas For Your Badass Biker Dad & Grandpa”
A wounded veteran biker gets back on the road again on his new Harley-Davidson motorcycle.
Don’t you loathe gold diggers? It’s amazing what a girl will do for a guy with a little bit of money… Continue reading “How To Catch A Gold Digger (Funny Prank)”
Norman Reedus is best known for playing the motorcycle-riding, crossbow-shooting Daryl Dixon on The Walking Dead, but his love for motorcycles goes far beyond just riding one on TV.
The upcoming docu-series Ride With Norman Reedus will follow Norman as he hits the road to explore local biker culture across the country.
Continue reading “Ride With The Walking Dead’s Norman Reedus”
A touching memorial service for a fallen sister proves there’s no better way to honor a brother or sister.
Andy McCarron lost his wife Tammie Knight McCarron in 2015. To honor his wife Tammy, Andy requested to have a special ceremony at the Fowlerville Easyrider Rodeo. Continue reading “Biker Honors Wife With A Touching Memorial Service”
Nothing beats being out on the open road, but sometimes grabbing a bucket of popcorn and catching a good motorcycle flick is the next best thing.
Of the many motorcycle movies that have been made over the years, some are definitely better than others. We all have our favorites, but which one did the best at the box office?
Continue reading “Top 20 Highest Grossing Motorcycle Movies”
You’re all familiar with those days that you’re just cruising through your newsfeed on Facebook, looking for the slightest bit of entertainment to come your way. We’ve all done it. We’ve all had those days. That experience paid off for me today, when I caught a video about a big biker man who asks a 10 year old girl to hop on his bike, and her reaction..well it’s nothing short of priceless!
we’re the nicest people in the world until you piss us off…
Spring riding season is in full swing! May is packed full of great motorcycle rides and events to attend. The weather is absolutely beautiful right now, so check out this list of wild and crazy rides and events to add to your calendar this month. Continue reading “8 Motorcycle Events To Attend This May”
Incredible footage from the “Blessing of the Bikes” event at Bald Knob Cross in Alto Pass, Illinois. Continue reading “Blessing Of The Bikes At Bald Knob Cross”
A motorcycle club out of Fayetteville, NC has made headlines recently, and for a pretty spectacular reason. For the past 33 years, the Wingmen Motorcycle Club has been offering their community quite the special service – distributing toys. Their first toy run, over three decades ago didn’t have a police escort – much like it does now – and in fact, they were hoping to not run into police that very first day of the decades-long run.
When Rhonda Thill’s husband of 18 years was killed in a motorcycle accident, she was devastated. To make matters worse, when she received the personal items the had with him the night of the crash, she realized his wedding ring was missing.
Continue reading “Bikers Find Missing Wedding Ring for Grieving Widow”
Some may not have realized it, but there is a right and a wrong way to ride on the back of a motorcycle.
Here’s the proper motorcycle passenger riding position: Continue reading “Proper Motorcycle Passenger Riding Position”
Australian comedian, Kevin Bloody Wilson, sings “DILLIGAF” for those who don’t quite know what the acronym stands for. Continue reading “The True Meaning of D.I.L.L.I.G.A.F.”
Today’s pick for #MusicMonday comes from the motorcycle-riding, freedom-loving American badass himself, the one and only Kid Rock.
Continue reading “Music Monday: Born Free by Kid Rock”
Humans aren’t the only ones who like to get a little wind therapy.
Continue reading “Lucky Dog Has His Own Ride”
If you’ve ever caught a kid checking out your bike, you’ll get a kick out of this video.
This is so perfect for motorcycle traveling!
The “Solace” is a pop-up camper trailer that hooks right up to the back of your motorcycle. Check out the video below and let us know what you think of this cool trailer. The trailer handles slow, tight turns and the pop-up camper has plenty of room. Continue reading “Cool Pull-Behind Motorcycle Camper Trailer”
Wow! Here’s a really cool and creative way to store your motorcycle. Check out the video below and let us know what you think. This is something every biker could use. Continue reading “A Garage Built For Your Motorcycle”
The Born Free Motorcycle Show has quickly become “the” gathering for old school chopper enthusiasts. The classics take the spotlight at this unique event, where people build and ride their own vintage motorcycles to the show.
Continue reading “The Badass Bikes of The Born Free Motorcycle Show”
Leesburg Bike Fest kicks off this Friday, April 22 in Leesburg, Florida. This year marks the rally’s 20th anniversary, so prepare for an epic 3 days of motorcycles and music.
Continue reading “20th Anniversary Leesburg Bike Fest Preview”
Are you the biggest Rolling Stones fan? Test your knowledge with this fun quiz! The Rolling Stones are an awe-inspiring monster of a rock band, legends around the world since the 1960s, but how good is your fan knowledge of this behemoth group? Take the quiz below and leave a comment with your score. Continue reading “The Ultimate Rolling Stones Fan Quiz”
One of the most terrifying jumps for the motorcycle daredevil Evel Knievel was at Snake River Canyon in Twin Falls, Idaho. On September 8th, 1974, Knievel planned to jump across the 1,600 ft. canyon in a custom-built rocket known as the Skycycle X-2, but, that jump was not successfully completed. Continue reading “Evel Knievel’s Snake River Canyon Jump of 1974″
If you’re a fan of old school bikes and cross-country road trips, 21 Days Under the Sky will be right up your alley.
Continue reading “Film Review: 21 Days Under the Sky”
Gloria Struck started riding in 1941 on her Indian Bonneville Scout and she’s not stopping anytime soon. At the age of 90, she’s still making it out to the big motorcycle rallies including Daytona Bike Week and Sturgis. Gloria is determined to make a cross-country trip motorcycle trip on her 100th birthday. Continue reading “90-Year-Old Woman Rides Her Harley To Daytona Bike Week”
Led Zeppelin band mates Robert Plant and Jimmy Page are being taken to court for a copyright infringement lawsuit against the hit Led Zeppelin song “Stairway to Heaven”. The band Spirit is claiming that Led Zeppelin’s “Stairway to Heaven”, released in 1971, is too similar to their track titled “Taurus” which was released in 1966. Continue reading “Led Zeppelin’s “Stairway To Heaven” Facing Copyright Lawsuit”
B.A.C.A. stands for Bikers Against Child Abuse and they’re transforming the lives of abused children.The B.A.C.A. organization is a group of bikers with big hearts whose goal is to empower children who’ve suffered abuse and they’ll do whatever it takes to make a child feel safe again. Continue reading “Bikers Changing Lives Of Abused Children”
Check out this super clean 1976 Harley-Davidson Shovelhead Bobber. Todd from Hunting Harleys cranks it up and takes it for a spin. It takes a little while for him to kick it, but he gets it started and it sounds awesome! It’s an incredible machine, you’ve gotta check out the photos below the video to see more details. Feel free to let us know what you thought of the bike in the comments. Continue reading “Kickstarting a 1976 Shovelhead Bobber”
We’re suckers for beautiful scenic rides and this motorcycle cruise through Washington’s Pine Canyon is nothing short of astounding. Continue reading “Motorcycle Ride Through Pine Canyon Washington – Orondo to Waterville”
Country music legend Merle Ronald Haggard (1937-2016), best known for his songs “Okie from Muskogee” and “Mama Tried”, has died at the age of 79. April 6th, 2016 marked Merle Haggard’s 79th birthday and last day on earth in Palo Cedro, California. Haggard’s cause of death is reportedly due to his recent battle with double pneumonia. Reports state that Haggard had been under the care of hospice at the time of his death. Continue reading “Willie Nelson’s Touching Tribute For His Dear Friend Merle Haggard”
If you’re a do-it-yourself kind of guy or gal who would rather do your motorcycle maintenance in your own garage or you just want to save some dough, you’ll want to check out this video! Continue reading “DIY: How To Change Oil & Filter On A Harley-Davidson Motorcycle”
Marine Staff Sergeant Tim Chambers is known as The Saluting Marine for his hours long salutes at Rolling Thunder, a motorcycle riding tribute to all Veterans and POW/MIAs in Washington, DC. In the video below, Staff Sergeant Tim Chambers’ holds a three hour long salute with a broken wrist. You can see his arm starts to tremble, but he continues to stand at attention to honor veterans. Continue reading “The Saluting Marine Gives Veteran Bikers A Long-awaited “Welcome Home””
A female Army soldier riding at Rolling Thunder XXV stops to honor and pay respect to her fallen comrades. Continue reading “Female Rider Stops Her Motorcycle At Rolling Thunder, What She Does Next Will Leave You Speechless”
For some, riding is a way of getting away from life’s distractions and disconnecting with the rest of the world, and sometimes unplugging from technology is a hard task. We’ve become so attached to our phones, texting, snapping, and video chatting our way through life. When it comes to doing it all while driving or riding, it turns lethal. Continue reading “Two-Wheel Technology: Samsung Smart Windshield”
One of the most anticipated motorcycle events in April is Laughlin River Run in Laughlin, Nevada. It’s known as the largest motorcycle event on the west coast. It was estimated that 70,000 bikers attended the event in 2005. It takes place in Colorado River Valley where Nevada, California, and Arizona meet. Continue reading “Are You Ready For Laughlin River Run 2016?”
Earlier this week we featured the work of Albie Espinola, a painter from London. He’s known for his incredible paintings of motorcycles, bikers, and the biker life. Much of his works are inspired by the motorcycle art of David Mann and post-impressionist painter Vincent Van Gogh. Continue reading “Incredible Motorcycle Art: Lady Rider Painting Time-Lapse”