Exactly how tough are “Tough Bikers”? by Willie Maritz

My eye caught this announcement on a Facebook group: “Ride 1610 kilometers in 24 hours in the UAE”. There’s all sorts of wrong about this! Firstly, part of the bike touring culture is to explore many places, stop wherever you see something interesting, take pictures, have a refreshment with your buddies and take ... More

BAPUBA CHALLENGE 2019

“OFFERINGS TO THE GOD OF SPEED” This February…open your throttle to be a member of BAPUBA CHALLENGE. 2019 (Largest Congregation of Long Distance Rider’s Easy Rider 500/Full Throttle1000 King of the Road 1500 in India). Full Throttle1000 is one of the long distance rides sanctioned by Long Distance Rider’s, ... More

“ROAR” Team – Dubai

By Subin Mohan    I am extremely glad to announce that our ROAR team has completed the Long Distance Rider's (Easy Rider) challenge in the stipulated time on the 12th of October, 2018 with our group of 20 Riders. More

St.Petersburg, Russia Harley®️ Days

by Marina Bolotova     From the 2nd till the 5th of August 2018, the bright international holiday - "St.Petersburg Harley®️ Days" took place for the 7th time in St. Petersburg, Russia. The city shuddered with the roar of engines.  The crowded restaurants and hotels were filled with cheerful people in their ... More

Norway Member’s Ride Experience

by Rolf Knudsen On this ride, Bard Flageborg and I concentrated on abiding by the speed limits and traffic regulations.  Gas stops were quick and efficient, and photos not really part of the scheme.  The planned time was about 23 hrs, and we made it …almost right on time. Our ride started 11 am, 30. June 2018 ... More

Four Friends on the Road

By Rene Donkel, The Netherlands From the 6th till the 8th of July 2018, we went to the celebration of 115 years of Harley Davidson in Prague. We are friends from our youth. During our twenties we attended many parties together. Later we got married, or not and divorced, or not. Three of us have kids. During this thirty ... More

BaPuBa Challenge February 2018

“OFFERINGS TO THE GOD OF SPEED” This February… Open your throttle to participate in the BAPUBA CHALLENGE 2018. (Largest Congregation of Long Distance Rider’s in India). LONG DISTANCE RIDER’s (USA) certifies Endurance motorcycle ride achievements namely Easy Rider (805 Kms in 12 Hours), Full Throttle ... More

Third Time Lucky??

by Darryll Kirk This was to be our third attempt at the Easy Rider in 2017, and with two spectacular fails under our belt, on the way to BMW Motorrad Days in Garmisch, we were determined to get there.  The motivation was really all to do with my eight-year old daughter Holly, who had been pillion riding for the last 12 ... More

Jim Berhalter’s King of the Road Trip

by:  Jim Berhalter of Tallahassee, Florida USA Tallahassee to Milwaukee, Challenge – 1,500 miles in 36 hours Completed – 1,669 miles in 31.5 hours   I have been planning this ride for about a year now.  I had some side work to do in Madison, Wisconsin so instead of flying, I rode up to do this ... More

1000 km of Hope

  This year four bikers from Klaipeda, Lithuania, Aleksej Morozov, Aleksandras Kuzinas, Igor Ivanov and Konstantin Baskayev decided to ride 805 km in 12 hours during participation in a local action “1000 km of Hope” Donation Project of St. Francis Cancer Support Centre. During the trip volunteers go to a lot ... More