Southwest Featured Stories

Flags Over the Dam: Memorial Day 2012

Flags Over the Dam: Memorial Day 2012 BY LUCKY LAURIE Honor. it’s the first word that comes to mind. It was an honor to be a part of such an amazing event. I have participated many times and the feeling never changes; I get choked up every time. The Hoover Dam, located just 30 miles south of Las Vegas is ...

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StreetMasters: Precision Cornering Workshop

BY GARY MRAZ Epiphanous, enlightening, humbling, perhaps not adjectives normally associated with motorcycle training yet this journey elicits such verbiage.  I recently reviewed the book “Shifting Gears at 50” by Phil Buonpastore in which Walt Fulton is a contributor.  Walt Fulton III and Nancy Foote are the owner/operators of Streetmasters Motorcycle Workshops, and I decided it was time to attend. ...

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Its GO Time in AZ! – H-D Scottsdale

Its GO Time in AZ! Story by DangerousJames See the article in the Quick Throttle Magazine May issue. See the Arizona Bike Week Photo Gallery. It was Sunday, March 25th, 2012, the last day of the weekend of the AZBW Pre-Rally Days. There’s usually not a whole lot going on other than some local parties, maybe a run. This year, ...

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Bordello Run

BY Luckie Laurie The 8th Annual Bordello Run was a great success! We left Las Vegas for Pahrump, with over 1200 bikes, and everyone was saying “who let the dogs out!” It was like the bears came out of hibernation at once! What a day! Of course you can’t have a Bordello Run without Women and their Bordellos! Well, I ...

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Arizona Centennial Ride

Arizona Centennial Ride Story by Digger Dave, Photos by G. Rusty Childress Arizona Centennial Ride Photo Gallery On February 14th, 1912 Arizona became the last of the 48 contiguous states admitted to the union. Originally part of New Mexico the land was ceded to the United States in 1848, and became a separate territory in 1863. No one seems to ...

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Sunshine Acres Children’s Home

Digger Dave/Pix by Digger & Liane LaSweet Founded in 1954 Sunshine Acresis the brain child of Rev. James and Vera Dingman, affectionately known as “Uncle Jim and Aunt Vera. They spent their entire lives helping the poor, the homeless, the children of migrant families, and the children of parents who were incarcerated. In 1953 after 17 years of praying for ...

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Bikers Go Bats For The Blind

The Devils Disciples is  a new old club in Tucson. They’ve been around forever but membership has sometimes fluctuated down to the last man standing. They are currently fleshed out with lots of new blood and fresh meat but it’s not quite as grisly as it sounds. They are rolling strong and carrying on the new old tradition of having ...

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