Gary Poole Law Blog

Category: Motorcycle Events

15TH ANNUAL CAPITAL CITY BIKEFEST

The 15th Annual Capital City Bikefest held September 20-22 is in the books. I appreciate all those involved the event and its host Tobacco Road Harley-Davidson for letting me be a sponsor for 11 straight years. The event took place again this year at the Tobacco Road dealership and in downtown Raleigh, North Carolina. TheRead More

GENEROSITY OF MOTORCYCLE GROUPS

In my last post I talked about the B.U.D.’S Foundation and all the good works that their members/volunteers do to promote motorcycle safety and to assist families in connection with motorcyclists who are injured or have lost their lives in motorcycle accidents. Each year the B.U.D.’S Foundation organizes a Fallen Riders Fundraisers Weekend. In recentRead More

SPOTLIGHT ON B.U.D.S. FOUNDATION

For the last several years I have had the privilege of sponsoring the B.U.D.’S Foundation and their yearly Fallen Riders Fundraisers Weekend. B.U.D.’S stands for Bikers United to Defend driving Safely. The B.U.D.’S Foundation is headquartered in Wilson, North Carolina, and was founded by Tracey Burnett in memory of her brother marine veteran Private First-ClassRead More

Thank You!

Thanks! Thanks to all the bikers out there who selflessly give their money and time to support charitable organizations and help individuals (bikers and non-bikers) in need. At the end of telethons on television, there is always a big production about how much money they have raised. I wish there was a way that weRead More

Welcome Tobacco Road Harley-Davidson and Triumph Raleigh

Welcome Tobacco Road Harley-Davidson and Triumph Raleigh. Well, sort of. I say that because Tobacco Road Harley-Davidson and Triumph Raleigh is the new name of Raleigh’s Ray Price Harley-Davidson/Triumph Dealership which was founded 35 years ago by Ray Price. Just this month John Marotti purchased the dealership from the Price Family. I know there wereRead More

THANKS RAY PRICE HARLEY-DAVIDSON

On December 14 Ms. Jean Price and her family announced its decision to sell Ray Price Harley-Davidson/Triumph.  Ray and Ms. Jean first opened the dealership in Raleigh about 35 years ago.  Throughout these 35 years, Ray, Ms. Jean, and the dealership staff/employees have provided the absolute best service and hospitality to motorcyclists across North Carolina. Read More

Get Ready to Rally

Summer 2016 Bike Festivals in North Carolina Summer is the perfect season to enjoy your bike and meet up with fellow riders. There are motorcycle rallies all across the United States, including many right here in North Carolina. Check out some of this year’s highlights: Bikers for Bikers Rally | September 9-10, 2016 | Fayetteville, NCRead More

Spotlight on Honda Gold Wing Road Riders Association

If you Own a Honda Gold Wing motorcycle or are simply interested in Gold Wings and are not already a member of the Gold Wing Road Riders Association (GWRRA), I urge you to check out the organization’s national website at www.gwrra.org.  You can also visit the North Carolina District GWRRA site to find your closestRead More

RAY PRICE CAPITAL  CITY BIKEFEST

Hopefully you will have the opportunity to attend Ray Price Capital City Bikefest which is this weekend, September 26-28.  Here is a link to the website – http://capitalcitybikefest.com.  From there, you can find out what is happening each day at the dealership from Friday – Sunday, and downtown Raleigh Friday afternoon through Saturday night. ThereRead More

Upcoming Motorcycle Events

Ray Price Capital City Bikefest  Again this year I have the priviledge of being a sponsor of the Ray Price Capital City Bikefest in Raleigh that will take place on September 20 -22.  I will have a booth at the dealership on Friday and Sunday.  On Saturday I will have a booth  on Fayetteville StreetRead More