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Motomarathon Association Announces 2012 Motorcycle Sport-Touring Schedule
The Motomarathon Association announces its fourth season of Motorcycle Sport-Touring events held over the best roads and through the best scenery in the country. There are five events listed in the 2012 schedule held in six different states.
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, email@example.com