National Stories

ROAD TEST: 2014 Harley-Davidson Low Rider Review

Story / Bike Photos: Heath “The Chief “ Cofran Riding Shot: Christina Cofran As a writer for the magazine, we get to pick up new bikes and ride them for a few weeks so we can give our best understanding of them. I have ridden a bunch of really cool bikes and I enjoy seeing what each of them has ...

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May Ride 2014 at Biggs Harley-Davidson

Proving the Metal– and the Mettle Story- Randy Twells; Photos- RT & Courtesy Biggs H-D It was Armed Forces Day, May 17th. In San Marcos, CA where the May Ride takes place every year at Biggs Harley-Davidson, it never applied more appropriately as in the week immediately preceding, our US Military came to the assistance of local and state firefighting ...

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The Journey

By Theresa Morrison-Meyers, Photos: Sue Meyer, Theresa Morrison-Meyers, Jeff Meyers Mathew Morrison and his father Bob Morrison wanted to build a bike together. Mathew was very interested in the story of the B-17 Flying Fortress bomber named the Memphis Belle that flew in World War II. He found a photo of a bike in a magazine and that was his inspiration. When Bob asked him what he wanted the paint theme ...

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Choptown Camparound

By Angela Conner – Black Leather, Braids and a Bandana Standing there staring at the painting from many different angles I finally decided to touch the canvas and before I knew it I had been absorbed into the brushstrokes of the image.  It was as if I had literally stepped into a David Mann original as I walked around the campground ...

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101 Critical Days of Summer

Written by Diana Olmstead Photos by Robin Hudson & Diana On Thursday, May 15th, a spectacular sunny day in the mid 80’s, I attended the 2014 Naval Base Kitsap Summer Safety Stand-down “101 Critical Days of Summer” event. The event began at 9am sharp with NBK Commanding Officer, Captain Zwolfer who gave an opening speech to an estimated 250 Active ...

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El Cajon Harley-Davidson Welcomes Women Riders

Story-Randy Twells; Photos- RT & Courtesy El Cajon H-D Harley-Davidson Motor Company for over a decade has seen that women riders are the fastest growing demographic in new motorcycle registrations. Women riders have always been welcome at Demo Events & Rider Courses, etc. Women’s Garage Parties however have really brought the focus to wooing the women in a dedicated environment with an event just for them. Any motorcycle ...

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Laughlin River Run 2014 – A NEW ADVENTURE

Laughlin River Run

Story by Ray Seidel, Photos by George Childress and Ray Seidel My Indian is packed, some extra water bottles just in case, and kickstand up early Thursday morning. In a pleasant surprise, this year the weather getting to the Laughlin River Run was perfect, unlike the cold, cloudy, drizzle & rain of the past few years. Bikers along the route were taking their ...

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Laughlin River Run 2014 – A Rally of Epic Proportions

Laughlin River Run

By Pastor Z. Photos by George Childress and Pastor Z. 12 years ago God sent my “personal angel” Esther – to fall into my life (I love you baby)! In 2002 we were married at Laughlin Community Church by our close friend & brother, Pastor Gene Lee. So as we’ve done for many years Esther and I were off in the Urban ...

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Laughlin River Run 2014 – One Huge Party!

Laughlin River Run

By Perry Nelson, Photos by George Childress and Perry Nelson I was covering up the seat on my Bobcat (a small tractor) hours before my Laughlin River Run trip and bam!! I fell off the bucket and, in turn injured 2- of my ribs , ouch…man…Really?…Ugh. My plans instantly changed, now I’m taking the Truck and loading up the 09 Dyna. Traci was not ...

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Laughlin River Run 2014 – A Hail of a Good Time, at Kelly’s Bodacious Biker Palooza ExtravaganzA

Laughlin River Run

By Randy Twells Performance Specialists in the Kingman Airport complex (and a sponsor of Quick Throttle’s Laughlin River Run Event Guide each year) comes up with some unique ways to have fun. Although cold, windy, raining and hailing early in the day, the Biker Palooza Extravaganza show must go on so, between protecting 5th Gear’s band equipment or just dodging the hail that actually ...

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