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American Motorcyclist Association Opens Registration For Banquet Honoring 2013 Champions The American Motorcyclist Association has opened registration for the 2013 AMA Championship Banquet. This year’s AMA national champions in motorcycle and all-terrain vehicle competition will be honored Jan. 18, 2014, at the Aladdin Shrine Center in Columbus, Ohio. “One feature that makes AMA-sanctioned competition stand [...]
Torsten Hallman was instrumental in the introduction of motocross to America, and on Friday, Oct. 18, he will be honored as an AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame Legend. Hallman, an existing Hall of Famer, will be recognized alongside the class of 2013 as part of the AMA Legends Weekend, hosted by the American Motorcyclist Association, [...]
Women are becoming an increasingly important part of the world of motorsports. From competitive racing to recreational riding, they are strapping on street bike gear, hopping on bikes and zipping around the country like never before, and several industry leaders are celebrating this new tradition. EagleRider, a motorcycle renting and touring company, is teaming up with [...]
A love of motorcycles can transcend into many different aspects of life, and sometimes it can even spread into other realms, such as art. The AMA is doing its part to bring the world of motorcycles to the masses, and soon its Hall of Fame in Pickerington, Ohio, will be welcoming a new exhibit that merges the [...]
On Jan. 24, 1937, the first running of the Daytona 200 took place on the hard sand of Daytona Beach, Fla. Since that race, won by AMA Motorcycle Hall of Famer Ed Kretz of Monterey Park, Calif., the annual event has grown into a motorcycling mecca, packed full of racing and recreational riding events. This [...]
The American Motorcyclist Association is pleased to announce six national awards that recognize meritorious contributions to the world of motorcycling. The AMA Board of Directors adopted the selections unanimously at its recent meeting in Indianapolis on Feb. 16. For 2013, motorcycling advocate Andy Goldfine — founder of Aerostich/RiderWearHouse and inspiration for the annual worldwide “Ride [...]
The AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame recently announced that the 2013 edition of its annual fundraising breakfast will be headlined by five-time Daytona 200 winner Scott Russell.
The AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame inducted the seven members on November 16 in Las Vegas as part of the American Motorcyclist Association Legends Weekend.
Motorcycle company KTM will sponsor the 2012 Hall of Fame ceremony for the American Motorcyclist Association (AMA).