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Sturgis Motorcycle Museum and Hall of Fame Inductions: Willie G. receives the Lifetime Achievement Award

Deadwood, S.D., Aug. 9—Breakfast may have been the last thing on the minds of the record number of attendees entering the Lodge at Deadwood in high anticipation of seeing, hearing, greeting, and possibly meeting any or all the 2017 Sturgis Motorcycle Museum Hall of Fame inductees and Lifetime Achievement Award recipient. Supporters of the honorees formed in clusters of tables ...

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The Amazing Victor McLaglen Motor Corps: Trophies and thrills

The Amazing Victor McLaglen Motor Corps: The History of the Oldest Motorcycle Stunt and Drill Team in the World 1935–2014 by Ruth H. Fisher thevmmc.com $18.47 Reviewed by Wendell Perry Who was Victor McLaglen and how did he become involved with a motorcycle stunt team? What is it like to ride a speeding motorcycle through a tunnel of fire? How ...

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Harry M. Fisher, 1945–2014: Commander of Victor McLaglen Motor Corps

Colonel Harry Fisher

Los Angeles, Calif., Mar. 22 — Family and friends attending funeral services in Los Angeles on Saturday, March 22, were still stunned by Harry Fisher’s untimely death in Daytona Beach on Thursday, March 13, 2014, at the age of 68. Visitors were drawn by the sight of Colonel Fisher’s motorcycle staged outside St. Basil’s Catholic Church with the large, red ...

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10th annual BUB Motorcycle Speed Trials: Wink Eller’s last ride

Wink Eller at the 10th annual BUB Motorcycle Speed Trials

WENDOVER, NEV., AUG 24-29–“Land Speed Wink,” Wink Eller, has been a major player in the motorcycle industry for a very long time. His impressive list of credentials include land-speed records, award-winning bike builds and participation in the politics of motorcycling as a representative on the board of directors at Bonneville and for the Southern California Timing Association. Motorcycles and going ...

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