Education & Safety

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Distracted Driving – Chapter Educator, Dennis Murphy

First, let me start out by saying this is not just for people who drive cars. What is distracted driving: Well according to NHTSA, distracted driving is any activity that diverts attention from driving, including talking or texting on your phone, eating, drinking, talking to people in your vehicle, fiddling with the radio, entertainment or […]

MAD 2016 Poker Contest

As you heard at last month’s meeting from our MAD Coordinator, Earl Hobbs, this year’s contest sponsored by the Illinois District is a Poker Contest for visiting interesting sites in Illinois.  Motorist Awareness Division of GWRRA is designed to help make non-bikers be more alert to bikers and promote additional safety for us all. Each […]

Road Captain Training in the books

Thanks Kris Andre for another excellent job in coaching and training for our recent Road Captain course conducted this past Saturday. The day started out with questionable weather but changed into a beautiful afternoon. Courseware review included best practices for group riding and things to be aware of as either the group leader or riding […]