“Game of Roads” National Rally Rescheduled for August 12-15, 2021

The Game of Roads Rally is RESCHEDULED for August 12-15, 2021 It is with much regret that the board of the RA has decided to postpone the annual rally until August 12-15, 2021.  Given the slow roll-out of the COVID vaccines and the high infection rates, we simply are not in a position to guarantee a safe rally environment for the original May dates.  By making this decision now, we’ve been able to secure a fall date at the Smoky Mountain Event...

BMW Riders Association Announces Free Admission for First Responders and Nurses to the 2020 National Rally

By a unanimous decision, the BMW Riders Association Board of Directors has voted to give nurses and first responders free admission to the club’s 2020 National Rally as a way of thanking them for their efforts in dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic. “Board member Al Olme came up with the idea,” says BMW RA President Sibley Poland, “and the rest of the board quickly got behind it.” For his part, Al Olme says, “BMW Riders Association members are a...

BMW Riders Association Announces Date and Location of 2020 Rally

The BMW Riders Association is pleased to announce that they've selected the Smoky Mountain Event Center in North Carolina (formerly known as the Haywood Country Fairgrounds) as the location of the 2020 National Rally. Located about 30 minutes west of Asheville, North Carolina, the rally will be close to the Blue Ridge Parkway, the Tail of the Dragon, the Rattler, and so many other epic roads. The date of the rally is September 17-20, 2020. Mark your calendars!

Annual Running of the Dogs, known as “The Big Dog Adventure Ride,” announces the “LAST, LAST, and NEVERMORE” Buttercup adventure event August 11-14, 2019.

(Denver, CO): The 30th Running of the Dogs, also known as the “Big Dog Adventure Ride,” has announced their last physical fraternal gathering. Themed the “Last, Last, and Nevermore” ‘Buttercup’ event, is slated for August 11-14, 2019. Coveted invitations for Applications for the last Running of The Dogs event are being prepared and sent. Charley Boorman, the “dashing” Englishman of LONG WAY ROUND, UP and DOWN, and his infamous adventure motorbike pal Billy Ward, have received invitations, proudly to be carrying...

Set My Soul Free national rally POIs

Woodstock is central to points of interest in just about any direction you choose, which makes it pretty easy to suggest places to go and things to see. Starting with some low-hanging fruit, the Luray Caverns and their cathedral sized rock formations are just to the south. The Shenandoah Caverns are also nearby. If history interests you, how about the Woodstock Museum with displays, documents and a film about the Civil War era and how that unfolded, or the Fort...

KATDASH Airhead Instrument Lighting at the Set My Soul Free National Rally

If you have an airhead and have replaced instrument bulbs on your dashboard, come to the Set My Soul Free national rally Sept 5-8 in Woodstock, Virginia and visit the KATDASH booth with their LED lighting product. They will have special rally pricing, and on site installation assistance will be available. https://katdash.com/   See you in September. It's gonna be righteous. https://bmwra.org/national-rally-info/

Come to the “Set My Soul Free” rally and you just may win a trip to Colombia!

We're over the moon that Motolombia is once again donating a great door prize, a one rider spot on a 10-Day All-Paved The Heart of Colombia Motorcycle Tour with free upgrade to a BMW F750GS (value $4,664 USD). Here's what you can win if you come to the rally and hang out until the closing ceremonies: The Heart of Colombia Tour takes us around the central parts of Colombia. The majestic Andes mountains split into 3 mountain ranges at the...

Come see Big Ear at our “Set My Soul Free” National Rally

If you're looking for a pair of custom molded earplugs or custom molded in-ear monitors, stop by the Big Ear booth this year. "Made for motorcyclists by motorcyclists!" Learn more at https://www.bigearinc.com/products/motorcycle-ear-plugs/ Vendors are an important part of our rallies. Be sure to visit them while you are setting your soul free.