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Happy 75th to da Bandit

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Wishing Keith ‘Bandit’ Ball a very Happy, Healthy and Prosperous Birthday from the Bikernet Crew.

The Grand Supreme Editor of vast Bikernet Empire comprising News, Features, Tech, Freedom & Rights Legislation, Novels, Reviews, Event Coverage, Women on Two-Wheels, Biker Artwork, Leathers, Handbanged Choppers, Bonneville Racing, Charity, Veterans’ Support, et al takes another turn around the Sun today.

At 75 years young, Bandit is just getting fired up and ready to find new adventures.

Hold on tight, the Thursday Weekly News is in the shop today.

Sturgis Rally History: Bullock Hotel Basement

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by Bandit and Mike Rungy

This is wild. It brings up memories of wild times and early issues of Easyriders Magazines.

I have a neighbor in Deadwood who works for the Deadwood Historic Society. He called the other day about an article published in Easyriders around the Deadwood Whorehouses. Just before the article was published the feds raided and put an end to prostitution in the Black Hills forever, sorta…

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Klock Werks Sturgis Sale: Get 26% Off Almost Everything

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It’s that super special time of year again in South Dakota that every midwesterner absolutely loves – we were blasted with yet another blizzard. Yipee. 😒

Just because riding season isn’t around the corner for us, doesn’t mean it can’t be for you! Visit GetKlocked.com and save 26% on almost everything* and get ready for the coming season!

Start Shopping https://getklocked.com/

*Excludes Dixxon and Strider products. Sale ends 2/26/2023.

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STURGIS MOTORCYCLE MUSEUM ANNOUNCES HALL OF FAME CLASS OF 2023

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The Sturgis Motorcycle Museum & Hall of Fame honors the most influential people in the motorcycle

industry, sport, and culture, to highlight their accomplishments and to promote the future of

motorcycling. On behalf of the Sturgis Motorcycle Museum & Hall of Fame Board of Directors, I am

proud to announce our 2023 Hall of Fame Inductees (in alphabetical order by first name):

 

1981 Team USA, winners of the Motocross Trophee Des Nations

Chris Callen

Jay Allen

Roland Sands

Scott Jacobs

Donnie Smith, Arlen Ness Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient

Russell Radke, Freedom Fighter

Bert Munro, Kickstands Down

 

Congratulations to each of these individuals. Stay tuned for Hall of Fame Highlights where the Sturgis

Motorcycle Museum and Hall of Fame shares information about each inductee leading up to the

ceremony.

 

The Sturgis Motorcycle Museum’s Hall of Fame Induction ceremony is sponsored by Law Tigers Inc.

The induction breakfast ceremony will be held on Wednesday, August 9, 2023 at The Lodge @

Deadwood.

Tickets sales open March 1, 2023.

For corporate tables, please call Leah or Penny at 605-347-2001.

Colorado Motorcycle Expo

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January 28-29

When it comes to cool customs, parts and entertainment, you’ll find the best of the west in the Mile High City during the Colorado Motorcycle Expo. This two-day event is the largest motorcycle show and competition in the Rocky Mountain region and the largest indoor parts swap in the country.

Make sure you pay a visit to the Sturgis Buffalo Chip® display while you’re there for a chance to win passes to the Best Party Anywhere® during the 2023 Sturgis Motorcycle Rally.

Visit: https://www.coloradomotorcycleexpo.com/

  • 100 Bikes Competing
  • Used Motorcycle Corral
  • Live Music
  • Tattoo Contests
  • Adult Big Wheel Races
  • Vendor Shopping
  • Kid’s Activities
  • and lot more

Reserve Now Before PRESALE PRICES END
1/25/23 AT 5 P.M. MST

Styx, REO Speedwagon, Whiskey Myers and George Thorogood & The Destroyers are the first of dozens to be announced as part of the Buffalo Chip’s diverse 2023 lineup that features rock, classic rock, and country rock. You won’t want to be anywhere else this August. It’s the Best Party Anywhere.

Cure Parked Motorcycle Syndrome with These Custom Motorcycle Shows
It can be tough being a motorcycle enthusiast during the first few months of the year. Thankfully, winter and spring provide time for builders, manufacturers and aftermarket companies to develop their latest creations. You’ll have the opportunity to get out of the house and see all their amazing handiwork during these upcoming custom motorcycle shows.

Get On! ADV Fest
Get On! ADV Fest is back for 4 days of adventure in the Black Hills July 20-23, 2023. Friends, fun and world-class ADV riding await.

Free Ride Pin & Patch with Rally Registration
Heading to Sturgis in 2023? With a few simple clicks, you can receive a free Sturgis Rally Ride Pin, Patch and Welcome Packet.

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