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Reasons to Ride Michigan Blog ///

Our Media contains our featured blogs, photos and videos. Our blog contains articles published in house by our team, as well as links to blogs by other top publishers in the industry. This is the place to be whether your reading our blog, our just looking for a quick link to the top news in the industry.

Sport Touring Corner

Garage Brewed Motorcycle Show February 3, 2024  Sport Touring Corner By Norm Kern  Things can get boring during winter so the Garage Brewed Motorcycle Show, held annually at the beginning of February at the Rhinegeist Brewery in Cincinnati, Ohio, is the perfect way to spend a cold Saturday.    The show is organized by a dedicated…

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Letter from the Publisher

With this edition, we are proud to kick off several new initiatives and partners to start the year.  One of the hardest things about this business is staying focused on who we really are – and that’s especially challenging in an industry and community where people are constantly trying to re-invent themselves and possibly not…

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MORE Motorcycle Sport Touring Association News for 2024 

By Norm Kern  When I wrote the January column back in December there were big Motorcycle Sport Touring Association (MSTA) changes in the works. On January first, I became MSTA club president. Having previously served as vice president, am replacing Pat Mogavero, who has done an excellent job as president for the past seven years. Pat…

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2024 February R2R CMA Article

Who are we? So many articles written and so little description of who or what the Christian Motorcyclists Association is! Well, here you go… The Christian Motorcyclists Association is interdenominational and evangelistic in nature. We believe in: •The Bible as the inspired and infallible Word of God •One God, eternally existent in three persons: Father,…

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REBEL ROAD July 17-21, 2024

Reasons to Ride Michigan™ (RtR) is proud to announce that they are returning to Rebel Road “Michigan’s Biggest Biker Bash” in 2024 – as both a promotional partner and sponsor, and as host of the 2024 Rebel Road Bike Show.  Michigan’s premier motorcycle rally returns to the streets of Muskegon, Michigan July 17-21, 2024 –…

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Reasons to Ride™ adds SAM T’ANG to Iron & Ink™ Event at Arsenal Harley-Davidson™

Waterford, MI Waterford, MI Arsenal Harley-Davidson and Reasons To Ride Magazine are pleased to announce that Professional Feature Photographer – SAM T’ANG will be on-site and shooting for this weekend’s IRON & INK TATTOO EVENT being held at Arsenal H-D. Sam T’ang is an accomplished photographer and creative director, having shot for Hawaiian Tropic, Miss…

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Let’s Ride Appalachia!

As we move into the later months of Summer and into cooler Fall riding here on the Backroads of Appalachia, we prepare for some of our biggest events and rides of our season. From the Charitable Mercy Medical Angels who attend our Annual “Rebel’s Ride” Event each year at the Whitley County Airport, to the…

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Freedom Powersports 2023 Bike Show

Freedom Powersports in Livonia, Michigan hosted a Reasons To Ride Vintage and Custom Bike Show as part of their Triumph Demo Event. We had a great mix of bikes for this first year event, which has already been confirmed for a return next year! Looking forward to building it into a great annual show! Check…

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Ray C’s 17th Annual RODEO and BIKE SHOW

Reasons To Ride Michigan came out to Ray C’s Harley-Davidson in Lapeer to join in their RODEO Festivities! And of course, we didn’t just come for the FREE Hog Roast or Ice Cream… we came to host a BIKE SHOW! We had a great mix of bikes and spent the day with some great folks! …

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What price Freedom….

“What joy for the nation whose God is the Lord, whose people he has chosen as his inheritance.13 The Lord looks down from heaven and sees the whole human race.14 From his throne he observes all who live on the earth.15 He made their hearts, so he understands everything they do.16 The best-equipped army cannot save a king, nor is great strength enough to save a…

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Reasons to Ride Michigan Marketplace ///

Our Marketplace has RTR branded merchandise & Advertising Oppurtunities. We offer everything from T-shirts to banners for your business. We also have some of our merchandising partners products available as well. Be sure to check back often as we update our store often!

Michigan Past Issues ///

Our past issues are available to read here. If there is an issue you would like to purchase and have shipped to you, please check our store below for the past issue you are looking for!