PRLog - March 22, 2012 - BOULDER, Colo. -- BOULDER, CO – The Motomarathon Association today announced its long-distance motorcycle sport-touring event schedule for 2012:
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New England Motomarathon
Danbury, CT / Shelburne, NH – June 7-10
Boulder, CO – July 27-30
Empire State Motomarathon
Fishkill, NY / Wilmington, NY – September 13-16
Wisconsin Dells, WI – October 4-7
Great Smoky Motomarathon
Asheville, NC / Fontana Dam, NC – October 27-30
The art of motorcycle sport-touring…
In 1986, a small group of Colorado motorcyclists tried to ride as many mountain passes as they could squeeze into a long weekend. Since then, “compressing as many passes and twisty roads into the classic four-day motorcycle sport-touring getaway became an obsession,” said founding Routemaster John Metzger of Boulder, who began designing annual "Pass Rides" that evolved into a nationally sanctioned series of Motomarathons.
The Motomarathon is not a "competition,"
Founded in 2009, the Motomarathon Association has established a criteria based around riders accumulating checkpoints, and maintaining event, annual and lifetime standings on this website. The state-of-the-
About the Motomarathon Association
The Motomarathon Association runs an annual series of four-day rides over the best roads and through the best scenery in the country. Routes remain secret until the night before each day’s ride. Through a series of self-recorded checkpoints using digital cameras, riders verify completion at the end of each day’s ride. Event, season and lifetime checkpoint standings are maintained at http://www.motomarathon.com.
For more information, contact John Metzger, 303-641-1062, firstname.lastname@example.org