Recreational Events

The Ultimate Northern Ontario Road Trip

For most of us long distance riders, the last place we visit is usually the one closest to us. But this summer, in support of Ontario's new Online Trip Planner, we travelled over 5000 miles, seeking out every major motorcycling road in Northern Ontario.

2011 Yamaha R1/R6 Forum Convention at Deals Gap

Take some extraordinary riding, gathering of old friends and seeing Yamahas of all shape and sizes, combine with tradition and you have all the reasons the / / Yamaha Deals Gap Convention is still going strong after 10 years!

2010 Sturgis Rally Report

The 70th-anniversary edition of the world-famous Sturgis Rally and Races in South Dakota counteracted the general malaise of the motorcycle industry, showing a strong uptick in attendance, perhaps as much as 20%.

2010 LA Calendar Motorcycle Show Report

Organizers for the 19th annual LA Calendar Show put on a commendable demonstration of high-speed performance in all sorts of packages - from custom sportbikes to drag bikes to choppers - and from blondes to brunettes to redheads.

2010 Yamaha R1/R6 Forum Convention at Deals Gap

Framed by the pristine Smoky Mountains that are home to that most awesome of roads, the section of Tennessee's Rte 129 known as the Tail of the Dragon, a clear picture of the evolving face of motorcycling was offered at this year's R1/R6 Forum convention.

2010 Daytona Bike Week Report

If you'd been born to gypsies and grew up in a carnival - and also happened to like motorcycles - you might have felt right at home at the 69th annual Daytona Bike Week.

Ducati All Stars Concert

Ducati recently sponsored a concert at the Roxy Theatre on Sunset Boulevard in West Hollywood, California featuring several legendary rockers joined together for a night of music, selected because of their affinity for Ducati motorcycles. DragFest 2009

When the heat from the online forum gets too hot to handle, and keyboards start melting, these guys take it to the track. Smart choice. Ten-second quarter mile ETs are the opening bid for the Star Vmax - how fast can they go?!

2009 Las Vegas BikeFest Report

The Las Vegas BikeFest celebrated its ninth annual edition by hosting some 30,000 enthusiasts who rolled into Sin City the first weekend of October. Some 210 vendors spearheaded BikeFest and a myriad of competitions helped keep the masses entertained.

2009 Sturgis Coverage

If there is one thing you should put on your 'to do' list for next year it's going to Sturgis. headed to South Dakota to cover the 69th year of the Sturgis rally to give you a little taste of what you're missing.

2009 LA Calendar Motorcycle Show Weekend

Take one part custom artistry in iron, add in the heat of a sunny Southern California weekend, and top it off with a dozen hot chicks aching to be photographed, and you've got the 2009 LA Calendar Motorcycle Show Weekend.

2009 R1/R6 Forum East Coast Convention

The 2009 Yamaha R1/R6 East Coast Convention was based out the of Deals Gap Motorcycle Resort and featured everything endless hours of motorcycle riding and a boat party to a wedding.