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Qualifications - Thirty-eight years and over 250,000 miles as a licensed motorcycle operator. Thirty-six years and 185,000 accident-free road miles. Eighteen years and 43,000 miles dual sport riding. Ten years East Coast Enduro Association competition. Four years motocross and road racing support in AMA and WERA competition. Forty-one years off-pavement riding. Completion of Motorcycle Safety Foundation Beginner and Advanced Rider Courses and Keith Code's Superbike School. A.A.S. - Mechanical Engineering with over 25 years professional mechanical experience.
Road Riding - Thirty-seven of 48 contiguous states with extensive knowledge of the Mid-Atlantic, New England, and Southeastern states. Five Canadian provinces, Isle of Man, Scotland, England, Wales, Ireland, Spain and Portugal.
Dual Sport Riding - Mid-Atlantic States, Massachusetts, Vermont, and Tennessee. George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Monongahela, Wayne and Allegheny National Forests. Ten Pennsylvania State Forests.
Enduro Riding - Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware.
Leadership Positions: President (1995-2011) - Turbo Motorcycle International Owners Association (TMIOA), North Eastern Region Director (2000-2009), and Pennsylvania State Director (1994-2009) - Honda Sport Touring Association (HSTA). Rally Dual Sport Route Coordinator - Honda Sport Touring Association Rendezvous 1996. Rally Coordinator - The Thumper Humper (THE) Rally 1998-2008, PA Adventure Rally 1994-2007, Pennsylvania Dual Sport Rides 1995-2007, Pennsylvania 500 Road Ride 2005-2007, and Turbo Rally '95, 00, and '10. Organizer - 2001 Honda Sport Touring Association Rendezvous - a 400+ participant 5-day international event.
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Motorcycle Road Trips (Vol. 25) Motorcycle Shows and Clubs - Which One's For You?by Backroad Bob
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These ten published magazine articles look at national, international, and AMA motorcycle shows and clubs. The four show articles tell you what you'll see at each one and what makes each one different. In addition to juried shows at each of the events, every show honors the clubs whose members support the shows. Those members are the focus of the articles examining six very different clubs. Find out before you join what makes each club unique and if it's for you.
40% OFF EVERYTHING? (MAIN LINE TOURING ASSOCIATION)
BIKES & BLUES FESTIVAL 2011
AMA VINTAGE MOTORCYCLE DAYS 1996
CYCLE WORLD IMS 1998
CYCLE WORLD IMS 2001
HONDA FIRST (DUTCH) TURBO CLUB
HONDA SPORT TOURING ASSOCIATION
INTL. CBX OWNERS ASSOCIATION
NORTH AMERICAN SUPERSHOW
TURBO MOTORCYCLE INTL. OWNERS ASSOCIATION
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This Backroad Bob's Motorcycle Road Trips - Motorcycle Shows and Clubs ebook is one part of a 19-part CD series that is Backroad Bob's Motorcycle Adventures and includes the following titles. The CDs and the ebooks contain the same articles, but the ebooks are text-only and the dual sporting ebooks exclude the roll charts, GPS maps, and GPS coordinates. The photo-filled versions and the full-content dual sporting CDs with rollcharts and GPS coordinates are available only from www.backroadbob.com.
Backroad Bob's Motorcycle Adventures:
Dual Sporting PA with Roll Charts
Dual Sporting PA with GPS Roll Charts
Dual Sporting Beyond PA with Roll Charts
Dual Sporting Beyond PA with GPS Roll Charts
Dual Sporters and Thumper Humpers
GPs and MotoGPs
Isle of Man TT Races, England & Ireland
Museums and Collections
Road Trips (Part I)
Road Trips (Part III)
Road Trips (Part IV)
Shows and Clubs
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