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Motorcyclists Bring $56,000 to Knoxville

Monday, August 1, 2011
Riders in Knoxville, Tenn., gave generously to the Pediatric Brail Tumor Foundation yesterday, contributing $56,442 at the area's 11th Ride for Kids.

LeoVince USA 'Why I Ride' Facebook Contest

Thursday, July 28, 2011
LeoVince USA announces the launch of their exciting new 'Why I Ride' Facebook contest.

Marysville Ride for Kids Celebrates 20 years

Monday, July 25, 2011
Saturday, July 23, was the 20th anniversary of Ride for Kids in Marysville, Ohio. Local motorcyclists showed strong support for the event benefiting the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation (PBTF), raising $60,049.

Project Re-Cycle’s FZ6 Auction Benefits PBTF

Thursday, July 21, 2011
Bidding is still open on the second bike in Cycle World and BikeBandit.com’s Project Re-Cycle to benefit the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation (PBTF), home of the Ride for Kids

Three States Raise Over $371,000 for PBTF

Thursday, July 21, 2011
July 17, 2011 was another big day for Ride for Kids, as motorcyclists in Illinois, New York and Minnesota joined forces to raise $371,573 for the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation.

Dainese Signals Start of Italian Legendary Tour

Wednesday, July 20, 2011
The third ILT kicks off this year from Dainese’s Vicenza headquarters then quick advice on protective gear and equipment required to ride in complete safety, then the unforgettable road trip will begin.

KC and Northern Indiana Raise $119,652

Monday, July 11, 2011
Motorcyclists at Ride for Kids events in South Bend, Ind., and Overland Park, Kan., joined forces to raise $119,652 on July 10th 2011 for the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation.

Ride to win at Lap of Champions

Tuesday, July 5, 2011
Imagine taking a parade lap with racing legend Kevin Schwantz at the world-famous Indianapolis Motor Speedway, when the track is still hot after MotoGP qualifying.

Colorado Motorcyclists Raise Over $41,000

Wednesday, June 15, 2011
Motorcyclists in Colorado enjoyed a beautiful spring ride while helping kids with brain tumors yesterday. The Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation Ride for Kids in Golden raised $41,133.

Öhlins USA Congrats Teams in AMA Road Race

Tuesday, June 7, 2011
Because performance isn’t by accident, charm or good looks, Öhlins USA is taking the opportunity to congratulate its teams for managing the perseverance and technical excellence it takes to be competitive, and to get to the top of the podium.

Four Ride for Kids Events Top $346,000

Tuesday, June 7, 2011
June 5 2011 was a busy day at Ride for Kids, with four events around the country. Together the rides generated $346,586 in donations for the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation.

Pirelli Launches Diablo Rosso II at Invitational

Sunday, May 29, 2011
Pirelli is set to launch its new supersport tire for dealers and the media during the Pirelli Invitational at Miller Motorsports Park in Utah.

AGV Dainese Racers in Strength at Infineon

Thursday, May 26, 2011
Despite the wind and at time inclement weather, Round 2 of the AMA Pro Road Racing series saw a lot of close and hard fought racing last weekend at Infineon Raceway in Sonoma, California. It was another intense weekend for all AGV and Dainese racers who are battling for the title in the AMA Pro National Guard SuperBike and AMA Pro Motorcycle-Supersport.com SuperSport Classes.

ProStop Offers Free Passes to MMR

Thursday, May 26, 2011
Each day through Friday, ProStop Convenience Store, located at the corner of 11000 South and State Street in Sandy, will be giving away 15 general admission passes to the BigM Weekend at Miller Motorsports Park.

Yamaha Offers Youth Racer School at MMP

Friday, May 20, 2011
The Yamaha Champions Riding School, based at Miller Motorsports Park, will offer a supported rider program for any racer under the age of 18.

Jason Britton, Blue Oyster Cult Added to BigM

Thursday, May 19, 2011
The upcoming BigM Weekend presented by Lucas Oil at Miller Motorsports Park, scheduled for May 28-30, is shaping up to be even bigger than anticipated. It includes several big acts that now include Jason Britton and Blue Oyster Cult.

PBTF Wins With Project Re-Cycle’s FZ6 Auction

Thursday, May 19, 2011
Bidding is now open on the second bike in Cycle World and BikeBandit.com’s Project Re-Cycle to benefit the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation, home of the Ride for Kids.

Ride for Kids in CA and TN Earns $335,000

Monday, May 16, 2011
Riders in southern California and central Tennessee combined to raise $335,036 for the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation on May 15.

Register for Schwantz Lap of Champions

Tuesday, May 10, 2011
Racing great Kevin Schwantz will lead the Ride for Kids Lap of Champions again this year at the 2011 Red Bull Indianapolis GP.

AGV Launches Helmet Trade In Promotion

Tuesday, May 3, 2011
AGV helmets introduces an exciting new promotion: “Trade in your past: start fresh with a new AGV helmet!” Offered from May 1st – June 15th 2011.