Northwest Featured Stories

Meeting Max Meyers, team, at Desert 100, 2019

Spotlight on: MaxPower Law and V2Works’ riding CEO Troy Turner Desert 100 competitor Troy Turner is the epitome of the saying, “Do what you love and you’ll never work a day in your life!” Troy says, “I have been riding motorcycles for more than five decades and working with groups like MaxPower Law and Quick Throttle just reinforces my love ...

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Rockin’ it Red Horse Style

When several good things come together, great things come out of it. We got to witness firsthand how spectacular that is. By JD Gore and Jody Davison When we were asked to cover an event, “Rockin’ the Red Horse” in Ellensburg, WA, we thought, sure, why not? We didn’t know what to expect. We had heard of it but didn’t ...

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Eagle Leather hid and we Sought

There are several versions of the game, but Easter is a classic time. Eagle Leather takes it up a notch for all ages. By JD Gore and Jody Davison The wee hours on the Saturday, before Easter Sunday, Mike at Eagle Leather was secretly hiding his version of Easter eggs. There weren’t many, six total, but they were like a ...

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Kicking off Spring Northwest H-D Style

There are many ways to usher in Spring, but a party is always a fun way By JD Gore and Jody Davison   One thing we should be able to agree on is that spring weather is fickle. The saying that “If you don’t like the weather, wait five minutes” is the epitome of the Northwest. We get plenty of ...

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ABATE of Washington 41st annual Spring Opener, June 27-30

Hello to all our motorcycling friends! We invite you to come party and help us celebrate our 41st Annual Spring Opener! Bring your friends, get away from the daily grind and enjoy this fun, exciting, old school biker campout! Spring Opener is held at Silver Ridge Ranch in Easton, Washington, which is seventy miles east of Seattle off I-90. Take ...

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Abate of Washington Raises the Bar at Swap Meet

The Abate Swap Meet in Monroe, WA was a blockbuster event. From the people attending to the vendors, a success was in the making from the get go. By JD Gore and Jody Davison I checked the weather repeatedly all week and Jody confirmed every dreary report. Rain was in the forecast, and so to better protect our equipment we ...

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Eagle Leather Showing Off

The runway and models were the center of attention at a recent motorcycle event, something you don’t hear too often. By JD Gore and Jody Davison Up in Lakewood, Washington is a 22,000 sq ft leather goods superstore of sorts, called Eagle Leather. What is there cannot be described as easily as just a store. The amount of highly sought ...

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Just a Glance

There are times you just need a break from the norm, whether that’s everyday life or the bleak scenery that often envelopes our daily views. By JD Gore As I canvass my schedule, I look ahead at the opportunity to get out. The grey cool sky seems to grip the landscape in an unreleasing hold and it drives the spirit ...

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Black Thursday

By Brian Lange, Legislative Affairs Officer, ABATE of Washington Photos by Brian Lange/ABATE of WA By the time you read this, ABATE of Washington’s annual ‘Black Thursday’ legislative advocacy day January 17th at the Capitol in Olympia will already have gone successfully into the history books.  For nearly forty years ABATE of Washington has gone to the Capitol and fought ...

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Kickstarting the Christmas holiday with The 41st Annual Olympia Toy Run

By Diana Olmstead. Photos by Robin Hudson & Diana Olmstead.  There is no better way to kickstart the Christmas holiday than by participating in the Olympia Toy Run! I knew the minute I awoke on Saturday, December 1st, that it was going to be a spectacular day. The local weatherman had predicted mostly sunny skies and Santa had predicted a couple ...

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