Motorcycle Accident

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How Do Motorcyclists Honor Fallen Officers?

Memorial Day is when we honor the soldiers who lost their lives protecting the freedoms of America. The fight for our rights worldwide, but what about those who protect our freedom domestically? We see police officers every day, but how often do we honor their sacrifice? Well, a ride here in Colorado does just that, and its connections to comradery and brotherhood might surprise you. How Motorcyclists Honor Fallen Officers with a Ride On June 1, the engines of around 100 motorcycles rode through Schriever Air Force Base, which is located near Colorado Springs. These riders came from miles around to participate in the 5th Annual Front Range Fallen Officer Memorial Ride. The ride started at Cheyenne Mountain Air Force Station before hitting the road to Fort Carson, Schriever Air Force Base, Peterson Air Force Base and the United States Air Force Academy. At each stop, riders did their best…
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The Battle for Pikes Peak Gets Hot In 2018

The Pikes Peak International Hill Climb (PPIHC) is a race like no other. Drivers piloting cars, truck and motorcycles power up the 14,115-foot mountain all for a chance at glory. However, these winners have to keep a close eye on the records they set, because every year other racers are looking to claim those titles for themselves. The Battle for Pikes Peak: 2018 Edition June 24th will see another spectacular day of racing as the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb gets under way. It is not only a Colorado tradition but a worldwide spectacle, so when Chris Fillmore won the motorcycle class last year it was no small feat. Not only did Filmore get the win on his KTM Superduke, he also broke a longstanding hill climb record set by Ducati racer Carlin Dunne. Before 2017, Carlin Dunne held the record for fastest run up the hill, and he made…
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The Colorado State Patrol Takes Over Motorcycle Safety

Motorcycle season here in Colorado is finally underway, mountain passes have cleared of snow, and temperatures are now high enough to make riding comfortable. However, considering how vulnerable riders are out on the open road, motorcycle safety has to be a top priority. Now that responsibility will fall to the Colorado State Patrol, but are they up to the task? It’s Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month, and here’s what you need to know about changes in motorcycle safety here in Colorado! Colorado MOST Program Under Colorado State Patrol Control Last year not only saw a drop in the number of motorcycle fatalities, but it also saw several big changes when it comes to motorcycle safety. The Motorcycle Safety Foundation took a new role in regards to the state’s Motorcycle Operator Safety Training, and it was decided that CSP would take control of that program as well. In January, CSP took control…
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