DAYTONA BEACH, FLA., SEPT. 5—The 2014 Transcontinental Motorcycle Cannonball Endurance Run got underway this morning with participants taking off from the shores of Daytona Beach en route to Tacoma, Washington, for a total of 3,938 grueling miles aboard motorcycles of all marques built prior to 1937.
Be sure to keep an eye on www.motorcyclecannonball.com/ for constant updates from Thunder Press NorCal Bureau Chief Felicia Morgan.
Riders are expected to arrive in Tacoma on September 21, but will be making plenty of promotional stops along the way:
Lake City, Florida
Afternoon Promotion: Interstate Cycles, Lake City, Florida.
Motorcycles will arrive at Interstate Cycles starting at 4:00 p.m.
Afternoon Promotion: Coker Tire Museum, Chattanooga, Tennessee.
Motorcycles will arrive starting at 4:00 p.m.
Red Boiling Springs, Tennessee
Lunch Promotion: Cyclemos Motorcycle Museum, Red Boiling Springs, Tennessee.
Motorcycles will arrive at the Cyclemos Museum starting at 11:30 a.m.
Afternoon Promotion: Appleton Harley-Davidson, Clarksville, Tennessee.
Motorcycles will arrive at Appleton Harley Davidson starting at 4:05 p.m.
Cape Girardeau, Missouri
Afternoon Promotion: Cape Girardeau Convention and Visitors Bureau.
Motorcycles will arrive at Grass Roots BMW in Cape Girardeau starting at 4:35 p.m.
Afternoon Promotion: Yeager Cycle Sales, Inc., Sedalia, Missouri.
Motorcycles will arrive at Yeager Cycle Sales starting at 4:30 p.m.www.yeagerscycle.com
Junction City, Kansas
Afternoon Promotion: City Cycle Sales Harley-Davidson, Junction City, Kansas.
Motorcycles will arrive at City Cycle Sales Harley Davidson starting at 4:05 p.m.
Hill City, Kansas
Lunch Promotion: Hill City, Kansas.
12:25 for lunch at the Graham County Fair Grounds
Afternoon Promotion: City of Burlington, Colorado.
Motorcycles will arrive at the Old Town Museum in Burlington starting at 4:05 p.m.
Colorado Springs, Colorado
Lunch Promotion: The Rocky Mountain Motorcycle Museum, Colorado Springs, Colorado.
Motorcycles will arrive at the Rocky Mountain Motorcycle Museum starting at 11:00 a.m.
Afternoon Promotion: Uhl Studios, Golden, Colorado.
Motorcycles will arrive at the David Uhl Studios starting at 4:10 p.m.
Lunch Promotion: Leadville, Colorado.
Motorcycles will arrive in Leadville starting at 10:30 a.m.
Grand Junction, Colorado
Afternoon Promotion: Grand Junction Harley-Davidson Grand Junction, Colorado.
Motorcycles will arrive at Grand Junction Harley Davidson starting at 5:05 p.m.
Afternoon Promotion: Legends Motorcycle Museum, Springville, Utah.
Motorcycles will arrive at the Legends Motorcycle Museum starting at 4:35 p.m.
Afternoon Promotion: 5th Gear Powersports, Elko, Nevada.
Motorcycles will arrive at 5th Gear Powersports starting at 4:10 p.m.
Afternoon Promotion: High Desert Harley-Davidson, Meridian, Idaho
Motorcycles will arrive at High Desert Harley Davidson starting at 4:35 p.m.
Afternoon Promotion: Hells Canyon Harley-Davidson, Lewiston, Idaho.
Motorcycles will arrive at Hells Canyon Harley Davidson starting at 4:20 p.m.
Afternoon Promotion: Owens Harley-Davidson, Yakima, Washington.
Motorcycles will arrive at Owens Harley Davidson starting at 4:25 p.m.
Lunch Promotion: Destination Harley-Davidson, Fife, Washington.
Motorcycles will arrive at Destination Harley Davidson in Fife starting at 12:15 p.m.
Grand Finish in Tacoma, Washington
Finish Promotion: LeMay Museum, Tacoma, Washington.
Motorcycles will cross the finish line at the LeMay Museum at 2:00 p.m.
The Seattle Cossacks will perform at the LeMay Museum at 3:00 p.m.