Born Free 5 Update by Bob Kay

The show is mainly about old motorcycles of all kind, but everything is welcome.

At the Born Free - Chopperfest
At the Born Free – Chopperfest
Bob Kay goes Born Free

On Saturday, June 28, 2013 Born Free 5 kicked off with over 200 sponsors and vendors from Japan, Europe, and all over the USA.

There was an ATM on site for guys to buy must needed parts but no cell service to keep in touch with their pals. The Born-Free Show is about the love of old motorcycles and like minded individuals having a good time together and enjoying these bikes of the past. The show is mainly about old motorcycles of all kind, but everything on 2 wheels are welcome.

We had one chopper jockey get on his cell and comment that it was just like the Smoke Out Rally only without camping, drag racing, dancing (professional and otherwise). It has the same old-sled vide. Continue reading “Born Free 5 Update by Bob Kay”

SuperTrapp Industries receives Economic Builder Award

SuperTrapp president and owner Kevin Berger accepted the economic development award.
SuperTrapp president and owner Kevin Berger accepted the economic development award.

Source: PowerSports Budiness

WIRE-Net, an association that strengthens manufacturing to create healthy communities and fuel economic growth in northeast Ohio, has presented a Mission Builder Award to Cleveland-based SuperTrapp Industries, Inc.

Since 1990, WIRE-Net has presented Mission Builder Awards to companies that have invested in Northeast Ohio, through plant expansion, job creation, or new business growth. Continue reading “SuperTrapp Industries receives Economic Builder Award”

It’s Harley’s Biggest Party

100Whether you are traveling across town, cross country, or across the world, the road is bringing you home and we can’t wait to join together for four memorable days full of bikes, music, and parties. We’ve highlighted just a few of the most notable events we’ve got planned for the weekend…

The Harley-Davidson® 110th Anniversary is a year-long, global celebration connecting millions of Harley-Davidson fans united by a common bond and shared passion for freedom, self-expression and epic adventure. The events span 11 countries on six continents.

Get the details here.

Elite Studios’ Grand Opening

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Just When You Thought They Had Died: OCC Coming Back to the Small Screen

Powertrip-OCC-LogoAs Reported by Dealer News

Calling all Builders…

Pilgrim Studios is looking for a chopper maniac who will serve as Paul Teutul Sr.’s right-hand man on a new television series. Orange County Choppers, based in New York State, will begin production on a new television series for a new network. OCC’s website says the new series will air on CMT.
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Be Part of the Revival: We want your Custom Bike in Hollister

BE PART OF THE REVIVAL: WE WANT YOUR CUSTOM BIKE IN HOLLISTER
BE PART OF THE REVIVAL: WE WANT YOUR CUSTOM BIKE IN HOLLISTER
BE PART OF THE HOLLISTER REVIVAL: WE WANT YOUR CUSTOM BIKE IN HOLLISTER BIKE SHOW

You have a Hot Bike, We want it @ the Hollister Rally

A revival is happening in Hollister, CA and you can be a part of it by entering your custom sled into the Hollister AMD Qualifier Custom Bike Show on July 5, 2013. $7,000 in cash prizes awarded.

Product Awards? Yep, Ridewright Wheels, Avon Tires and HelmetLok are supporting the custom show. Okey, make the jump and enter you custom sled. Details here.
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Ultimate Builder, 1st Show in 2013: Sturgis, SD

Biker Pros Produces the Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show in Sturgis
Biker Pros Produces the Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show in Sturgis, South Dakota

Biker Pros Produces the Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show Series

$7,000 in Cash Awards – The Ultimate Builder Custom Bike Show presented by J&P Cycles matches the best custom bike builders in the country against one another as it tours the U.S. in conjunction with the International Motorcycle Shows.

The first show for the 2013 – 2014 season starts in Sturgis, South Dakota. For Sturgis, the Performance Competition class has been replaced with Radical BAGGER class.

For the first time ever Biker Pros is producing a standalone Ultimate Builder competition during the Sturgis Rally next to the Harley-Davidson pavilion mid-week on Wednesday, August 7, 2013

David Mann's was a collaboration with Bandit
Sturgis is the Capital of the Chopper World

The Ultimate Builder is awarding $7,000 in cash prizes. In addition, we have product awards from HelmetLok.

Ultimate Builder Event Details

Get the jump on the competition and get your bike into the show… Register now.

  • Registration: 9AM -12PM
  • Judging: 1PM – 3PM
  • Awards: 4:30PM
Ultimate Builder FreeStyle – $2500 for 1st place

Any motorcycle frame configuration or drivetrain combination. Your imagination and resources are the only restriction. Must run, turn and stop. Cash prize of $2500 for winner, and only $150 to enter.

Ultimate Builder Radical Bagger – $1500 for 1st place

Any motorcycle frame configuration or drivetrain combination. Your imagination bags and a fairing are the only restriction. Must run, turn and stop. Cash prize of $1500 for winner, and only $100 to enter.

Ultimate Builder MOD Harley – $1000 for 1st place

Must have Harley manufactured frame and engine cases. Frame must maintain stock configuration so neck may not be cut to rake or stretch. Modified swingarms kits, fat tire conversions and weld on hard tails are acceptable. Cash prize of $1000 for win, and only $100 to enter.

Ultimate Builder Retro MOD – $1000 for 1st place

Any modified bike, with any drive train on any chassis configuration that is 25 years or older. Great class for older Harley’s where the frame was cut to rake or stretch as well as a class for Café Racers from the Ton-Up era.  Cash prize of $1000 for winner, and only $75 to enter.

Ultimate Builder Street MOD – $1000 for 1st place

This is a non-Harley Davidson street class for cruisers and mildly modified sport bikes. Must have Major OEM ie; Honda, Yamaha, Suzuki, Kawasaki, Polaris, Triumph etc manufactured frame and engine cases. Harley is not allowed in this class. Frame must maintain stock configuration so neck may not be cut to rake or stretch. Modified swingarms kits, fat tire conversions and weld on hardtails are acceptable. Cash prize of $1000 for winner, and only $75 to enter.

DIY: Tips for Optimizing Pinterest

TIPS FOR OPTIMIZING PINTEREST
TIPS FOR OPTIMIZING PINTEREST
It all starts and ends with a photo. The power of Pinterest is all within the images that you use to attract and engage your audience.

Go Big, Go Tall – Taller images and those images containing more “content” tend to get more repins than shorter images. Infographics display well on Pinterest and are an eye catching. In addition, images that show before and after tend to do well on Pinterest.

Manage Copy between 100 and Continue reading “DIY: Tips for Optimizing Pinterest”

Torian Chopper Leathers Names Biker Pros as Agency of Record

Torian Chopper Leathers

Biker Pros, a public relations, events and marketing agency, is named the agency of record for Torian Chopper Leathers. The leather appareal is ideal for bobber, chopper and cruiser riders.

Within 120 days Torian Chopper Leathers will reboot their Biker-Riding-Leathers line of apparel. Expectations is that the firm will come out with a line of shirts, vests and jackets. The cheif designer for the firm is Bob Kay.

“We are excited about the product and are working hard to develop a campaign for the innovative apparel line and look forward to the release of the line in the fall,” expalined Jeff Najar, Biker Pros Partner.

The target audience are riders that utilize leather for their riding protection. Torian Leather has innovative features that assist the rider in carrying gear and protection from the elements.

Torian Chopper Leathers' Work Jacket with Snap Collar
Designing Work Jacket version 2.0

Garage Leathers Chooses Biker Pros as Agency of Record

GARAGE LEATHERS CHOOSES BIKER PROS AS AGENCY OF RECORD
BIKER PROS CHOSEN AS AGENCY OF RECORD

Southlake, Texas – Biker Pros, a public relations, events and marketing agency, is named the agency of record for Garage Leathers, the Midland Park, NJ, based firm.

Garage Leathers, an American motorcycle saddle manufacturer, is headed up by serial entrepreneur Rob Camardo. Biker Pros is handling publicity and online e-commerce promotions for the firm.

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