Posts in category "sarah lahalih"

In Memoriam: My Friend and Mentor, Jerry Roper

In Memoriam: My Friend and Mentor, Jerry Roper
Chicago has suffered a tremendous loss with the passing of Jerry Roper. He served as President and CEO of the Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce from 1993-2013. Prior to that he was the president of the Chicago Convention and Visitors Bureau, and has often been referred to as the ‘business mayor of the city.’ Jerry took... Read more »

Motorcycle Safety: Visibility

Motorcycle Safety: Visibility
Traffic safety is a responsibility shared by all the roadway users. However, for motorcyclists, it is ultimately up to the rider to try to make him/herself visible at all times, and have a strategy for scanning for potential hazards. Here are some situations where a rider may not be as visible to a motorist and... Read more »

Chicago-Toys For Tots Warming Shack Party At Motoworks

Chicago-Toys For Tots Warming Shack Party At Motoworks
One of my favorite events of the year! Sure, its cold, but there is something very special about seeing bearded burly motorcyclists with stuffed animals and wrapped presents attached to their respective motorcycles. The event brings out anywhere from 10,00-40,000 riders each year depending on the weather. This Sunday, December 7th Toys For Tots 37th Annual Motorcycle... Read more »
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THE MAKING OF "ON ANY SUNDAY": THEN AND NOW

I recently had the pleasure of sitting down with legendary documentary film makers Bruce and Dana Brown to talk about On Any Sunday. Take a look at this article I wrote for CafeRacerXXX

Vintage Motorcycle Racer Sarah Lahalih

I’m so flattered to be the feature racer profiled in the latest issue of Motorcycle Classics. I have had so much help this season, from borrowed bikes to pain meds and much needed TLC after a crash. This article was published just before I crashed on the final lap during the last Thruxton Cup round at Barber, resulting in a separated shoulder and some... Read more »

On Any Sunday, The Next Chapter - Official Trailer

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I cannot wait for this to release, it has been a long time coming. Red Bull Media House has invited me to the red carpet screening of the film on October 22, 2014 in Hollywood, CA. I had an opportunity to interview the Brown family recently for an article I wrote for issue sixteen of... Read more »
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Distinguished Gentleman's Ride-Chicago, September 28th

Distinguished Gentleman's Ride-Chicago, September 28th
Who is attending this? What will you be riding? More importantly what will you be wearing? Most importantly, did you donate? This will be my first time riding the DGR. I will be riding with my brother. We will be on two British Customs equipped Triumphs. Both companies are sponsors of the event, and I... Read more »

Riding Safety Tip- Reading the Body Language of Traffic

Riding Safety Tip- Reading the Body Language of Traffic
Here are some tips to be able to read the body language of vehicles and traffic patterns. Each lane has 3 positions. Left, center and right. Ideally a rider wants to be in the portion of a lane where he/she can be seen by other vehicles. However, when possible, riders also need to be able... Read more »

Motorcycle Racing at Road America May31st-June1st

Motorcycle Racing at Road America May31st-June1st
Its just a short drive from Chicago to Elkhart Lake, WI Come on out to Road America for AMA Roadracing. This is going to be an exciting round. Danny Eslick will be back after his victory at the Daytona 2oo, and Jason DiSalvo and Bobby Fong will be right up there with him. I would... Read more »
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Chicago, are you ready for MOTOBLOT?

Chicago, are you ready for MOTOBLOT?
This is not to be missed. All the cool kids will be there. I will be roaming around spreading the moto love. See you there! Steel Toe Press Unleashes MOTOBLOT! Vintage & Custom Motorcycle, Scooter & Hot Rod Car Rally! CHICAGO (April 25, 2014) – Evolve or Die: The architects of Mods vs Rockers Chicago,... Read more »