The fourth year’s ride was to Killeen, TX. It brought 250 riders from California to New York with 3,000 combined total miles.
EAST COAST UNITES WEST COAST
The Bessie Committee also educated and prepared female riders for long distance riding through our pep rallies which were held in Atlanta, GA (the 1st pep rally), Oklahoma City, OK, Fort Washington, MD, Slidell, LA, and Columbia, SC.
The ride featured the legendary Motor Maids Inc., Road Queens MC, Harleys Angels-ATL and Wild Thangz. The focus was on Bessie Stringfield’s motorcycle club, The Iron Horse MC (Opa-Locka, FL).
Pictured: Various female riders from the 4th Annual Ride, Mr. Ernest Burnes (former VP/Iron Horse Motorcycle Club) and Mr. Johnny Whitlock (son of James Whitlock-Treasurer/Mechanic-Iron Horse Motorcycle Club).