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Harley Davidson Demo day at Kamloops Harley Davidson

by Editor on 09/30/14

Experience The Thrill Of Riding A Harley-Davidson Motorcycle First Hand With A Demo Ride!

The Demo Fleet Is Coming Saturday, October 4th! Store Hours Are 9AM - 5:30PM And The Demo Rides Will Be Running From 10AM - 3PM. The Truck Will Have An Assortment Of 2015 Harley-Davidson Motorcycles For You To Try For Free! The Truck Runs On A First Come, First Serve Basis. Don't Forget To Bring Your Class 6 Drivers License, A DOT Approved Helmet & A Riding Jacket.

Direct link to this event on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/363273797165122/

Keep up to date with all the Kamloops Harley-Davidson events at:

http://www.kamloopshd.com/check-out-our-events--xcalendar

kamloops hd demo day

Motorcycle riding in the Fall

by Editor on 09/29/14

Yesterday I loaded up our camera bike and went for a 500+ kilometer ride in the pursuit of the Fall colours. I started up the inReach GPS tracker in Aldergrove headed towards Hope then to Merritt via the Coquihalla (Highway Thru Hell TV show films this area) then the 97C connector to Highway 5A to Princeton. They are still doing roadwork outside of Princeton but looks like they're getting close to finishing. More road work starts today (Sept. 29) after Manning Park closer to the hope Slide. Wow, this turned into the road report, Lol.
Ok, now I'm back on track, The pursuit for the Fall colours was a little early, some of the maples were turning but it looks like another week or so the rest should change. It was a pretty outstanding day for a ride, beautiful blue sky and winding roads. Here's a shot from Allison Lake

allison lake in fall

Ask a biker this...

by Editor on 09/23/14

What does a motorcycle rider say on the first full day of Fall?

Noooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo, Wait let me catch my breath, Noooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo, it's too soon...

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Salmon Run Motorcycle Rally at Trev Deeley Motorcycles in Vancouver

by Editor on 09/20/14

trev deeley

Trev Deeley Motorcycles in Vancouver is the place to be tomorrow for the
  • Date: Sunday, September 21, 2014
  • Place: Trev Deeley to Squamish
  • Time: 9:30 amregistration & coffee 11:am departure
  • Contact: bcsalmonrun@gmail.com
  • Info: www.bcsalmonrun.org

salmon run

BIGFOOT the SASQUATCH in Harrison Hot Springs

by Editor on 09/18/14

I recently had the opportunity to shoot a video with Riley Forman of Connect Media for Scenic7BC showcasing attractions along the scenic Highway 7 from Vancouver to Hope, British Columbia, Canada. We made stops at HopCott Meats, Hopcott's Meadows Maze, and Mission Springs Pub for lunch. The next stop was the Mission Tourism Visitor's Center where I picked up a Cariboo Chilcotin Coast Travel & Touring Guide that I would used later in the day to take a #MooseSelfie with Bigfoot for Geoff Moore whom I met on the #RockHardRideFree Motorcycle tour in June. Then we were off to the Stave Falls Visitor Center, Tourism Harrison Visitor's Center, then stopped at the "Resort Municipality Harrison Hot Springs Welcomes you sign to get a picture with this awesome Sasquatch!

(photo credit: Riley Forman)

Bigfoot Sasquatch

The big guy wanted to come with us but he had to work.....
Our next stop was the Ruby Creek Art Gallery where we saw some incredible Native Art, then it was off to the Tourism Hope Visitor's Center and finally to the Blue Moose Cafe for a milkshake after a full day of filming.

Kamloops Harley Davidson Customer Appreciation Day

by Editor on 09/09/14

Mark your calendars and join Kamloops Harley-Davidson on September 13th From 9AM - 8PM For Their Customer Appreciation Day! There Will Be Live Music, Global Free Style MotoCross, BBQ, In-Store Specials, Refreshments & More!

Direct link to this event on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/253729378170995/

Visit Kamloops Harley-Davidson's website at KamloopsHD.com and connect with them in social media on FacebookTwitter and Instagram



Ride Safe patches and stickers

by Editor on 09/01/14

Get your riding buddies the Ride Safe patches and waterproof stickers here http://www.vridetv.com/patch.html

Motorcycle friends

Mustang Seats announces new Runaround seat for Harley Davidson Dyna & FL Touring

by Editor on 08/26/14

RUN AROUND TOWN ON MUSTANG'S
NEW RUNAROUND
INTRODUCING THE LOWEST, LEANEST SEAT IN THE LINE UP
 
 
August 25, 2014, Three Rivers, MA. Since when has getting the run around felt this good? Since Mustang Seats has introduced the lowest, leanest seat in their line-up for Harley-Davidson Dyna and FL models! Proudly made in the USA, the RunAround represents a bold look at motorcycle seating without sacrificing Mustang's legendary reputation for quality.
 
Look cool and stay comfy with the RunAround  Mustang's designers have engineered the lowest, leanest seat possible for the 2006-up Harley Dynas and 2008-14 FLs, says Mustang Marketing Director, Marilyn Simmons. Our old school New England craftsmanship combined with 21st century design means your seat looks as incredible as it feels. Taking everything Mustang has learned about seat design since 1980, incorporating technological advancements in the materials and adding in a state-of-the-art CAD-CAM center, R&D plotted the RunAround from scratch.
 
Mustang believes that a well-designed baseplate is the key to success, so that was where the engineering team started, she says. A narrow front width of just 9.5" for the Dyna (10.5" for FL applications) combined with the ultra low profile keeps the rider styling and profiling, according to Marilyn. It is an entirely new design, not just a modified version of an existing seat, she explains. However due to Mustang's seat pan design and our proprietary foam, running around doesn't have to be a pain in the posterior.
 
Made in-house at Mustang's historic Three Rivers, MA facility, the controlled density polyurethane foam can be poured a little thinner without compromising the comfort, but making for a much thinner seat pad in the process. The exact angle and density of each seat foam panel is formulated and cast to be soft enough for comfort, but resilient enough to retain its shape and structural integrity for years.
 
After passing Mustang's own exacting standards, the low-slung seat is now ready for riders. We are actually happy to give riders the RunAround in this case, concludes Marilyn, with a wink.
 
For more specifics, check out the website:
 
Part #76866 2006-2014 Harley-Davidson Dyna RunAround Solo
Part #76869 2008-2014 Harley-Davidson FL Touring RunAround Solo
 
See Mustang's new RunAround at the big rig during DelMarVa Bike Week www.delmarvabikeweek.com

mustang seats runaround seat for harley davidson
 runaround seat for harley davidson by mustang seats

Women's Moto Exhibit at Trev Deeley Harley Davidson in Vancouver

by Editor on 08/13/14

Trev Deeley Motorcycles will be hosting the Canadian Premier of The Women's Moto Exhibit featuring photographs of female riders captured by Lanakila MacNaughton. 

Friday, September 5th: 5:00pm - 8:00pm Ride down Opening Night Meet the Artist.

Saturday, September 6th: Open House, Ladies-only ride with Lana

Sunday, September 7th: Scheduled Photo shoots with Lana

Please e-mail: events@trevdeeley.com to book your spot. A $50 processing fee will apply.

Direct link to this event on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/249459315263341/

womens motorcycle expo

Visit Trev Deeley Motorcycles website at TrevDeeley.com and connect with them in social media on FacebookTwitter and Instagram

Happy BC Day

by Editor on 08/04/14

Happy BC Day everyone, enjoy your time with family & friends : )

bc day

Harley Davidson VRod Touring motorcycle

by Editor on 08/01/14

I'm not sure where the time goes.....
I find it hard to believe that our 2003 Harley-Davidson 100th Anniversary VRSCA V-Rod now has over 142,000 kms!

More information our our camera bike is available here

vrod touring motorcycle

Motorcycle riding with friends

by Editor on 07/28/14

I had an opportunity to go for a ride yesterday with Canadian Automotive & Motorcycle journalist Alexandra Straub, Economic Developer Mike B and professional photographer Konstantin Egorov. It was a great day for a ride, we met up in Aldergrove and started the 11 hour loop through Hope, Princeton, Merritt, Spences Bridge, back to Hope and from there back to Aldergrove for me, and Vancouver for them. Here's one of the pictures from the ride and the rest are on our Facebook page at https://facebook.com/vridetvcom

motorcycle riding with friends

HD video trailer promoting motorcycle tourism in British Columbia

by Editor on 07/27/14

Here's a 76 second trailer from our Motorcycle Media Familiarization Tour on June 13 - 21, 2014 with Tourism KamloopsCariboo Chilcotin Coast TourismKamloops Harley Davidson/EagleRider,Thompson Okanagan Tourism Association, & Destination British Columbia. The full length video will be available at a later date. (click on image)


four motorcycles on road

Happy Birthday Diane

by Editor on 07/21/14

Happy Birthday to Vridetv's co-founder Daine

biker chick on big chopper

Motorcycle rear camera POV

by Editor on 07/20/14

Here's a still image we pulled off the rear cam footage of Geoff Moore and Robin Esrock while on the
Motorcycle Media Familiarization Tour that took place on June 13 - 21, 2014 with Tourism KamloopsCariboo Chilcotin Coast TourismKamloops Harley Davidson/EagleRiderThompson Okanagan Tourism Association, & Destination British Columbia.
We've got the bulk of the footage transferred from our three video cameras and have nearly completed the trailer for the videos.

motorcycle rear cam pov


Thank you Twitter followers

by Editor on 07/16/14

A big Thank You goes to all our viewers that helped us reach 6,000 followers on Twitter, you guys are Awesome!!!!!

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Do you wave at motorcycle riders?

by Editor on 07/13/14

Question for all motorcycle riders.....

Biker wave VRIDETVcom

Diane shot this picture of me waving to an fellow motorcyclist while we were riding on the Coquihalla Highway at the Coquihallia Summit. Thought we would post it and ask, Do you Wave?
I do, every time, two wheels, three wheels, any brand, male or female... We're all riders experiencing the same thing.... 
Have a great day everyone and #RideSafe

Squamish Motorcycle Festival

by Editor on 07/08/14

Join in the dirt & street motorbike fun in Squamish next weekend at the first annual Squamish Motorcycle Festival. It includes: a big party with speakers/photography/video, food & bev & dj & prizes & more, free stuntshow, show & shine, dirt and street rides, streaming of the Moto GP race, wheelie machine and more. www.squamishmotorcyclefestival.com

squamish motorcycle festival vridetv

Happy July 4th

by Editor on 07/04/14

Happy 4th of July to my Mom, all of our American viewers, and to our USA sponsors,

have a great Independence Day and ride safe.

Thanks for watching VRIDETV, your source for Canadian motorcycle touring & adventure travel videos in high definition.


july 4th vridetv

Thank You Ruby Creek Art Gallery

by Editor on 07/03/14

A big thank you goes to Mike Bellegarde the Economic Developer of the Ruby Creek Art Gallery for choosing Vridetv to shoot their promotional video. We appreciate the opportunity and certainly enjoyed working with Mike and meeting the featured artist Pascal Pelletier

*Please take a moment to visit the Ruby Creek Art Gallery website, watch the video and to read Mike's blog post. 

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