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Busted Knuckle Chronicles / Rider-Powered News

From the Depths of File 13

Brian Mason, Minister of Transportation, AlbertaDear Minister of Transportation in the province of Alberta;

file 13Attention Event Coordinators:

Yosemite SamDriving a vehicle? 

file 13The learning curve never ends, not unless you choose for it to.

Eagle Rider  I read recently about a service that is called Twisted Road.

Canada's Most Rider Friendly Community Contest   We are awful excited that in its third year, Canada's MOST Rider Friendly Community Contest has seen an explosion in nominations.

CMTA Logo There has been a lot of talk going around regarding a man named Myles MacDonald and his fundraising endeavours.

Wednesday, 10 January 2018 14:14

The 2018 Calgary Motorcycle Show

ground n gravity showThe 2018 version of the Calgary Motorcycle Show is now in the history books.

Blair Weber and I onstage making announcementsAs we get ready to celebrate the winter solstice and all of the holidays around the world like Las Posadas, Saint Stephen’s Day and Holy Innocents day I reflect on the year gone by and the year ahead.

textingThe Zombie Apocalypse is here just incase you missed it. No there wasn't a horrific invasion, there was no violence or bloodshed either.

Wednesday, 29 November 2017 15:30

The war is on!

file13There is a war heating up in Canada that has already been active in the US for a while and that is the war for your recreational dollars, especially if you are aged 25-39.

dcc vs tndToday we are going to do a comparison of two companies that offer help to get your disability tax credit from Revenue Canada approved.

File 13I have taken the unusual tact of going dark on my personal pages on Facebook and Twitter due to the inordinate amount of hateful vitriol I have endured as a result of my stance on entertainers and pro athletes taking a knee or protesting during the singing of the US Anthem at an event wherein:

Port Alberni Toy RunMy time in Port Alberni was rewarding.

PA Toy Run stagingThe Rider Friendly Business Association in conjunction with Community Futures of Alberta & BC hosted this years Canada's MOST Rider Friendly Community Contest.

From the Depths of File 13Monuments - things to be fearful of? Insulted by? OR....Could a monument really be something less than sinister?

3rd CAV RallyPTSD is a dreadful dis-ease.

Two Hills Memorial Rally Two Hills Alberta, Canada's FIRST community to win Canada's MOST Rider Friendly Community Contest, (www.riderfriendlycontest.ca) hosted it's 10th Anniversary Run to the Hills Memorial Bike Rally, July 14-16, 2017.

Tuesday, 04 July 2017 18:10

RoadTrip Rewards - A Smarter Way to Ride

Membership Card When I started this little motorcycle media company 14.5 years ago, I dreamed that one day it would be like a TripAdvisor, CAA/AAA, Chamber of Commerce and a Tourism Office all rolled into one.

file13It seems to me that everywhere I turn there is nothing but nasty, hurtful media, nasty, hurtful stories, nasty hurtful people doing nasty hurtful things.

Nashville Bike Week Gaylord1Press Release: Nashville Bike Week May 25th, 2017

Fort McMurray wildfire600Today marks one year ago that I along with two other ladies, drove up to the City of Fort McMurray which had been evacuated. 88,000 people fled their homes.

file13I am normally a very outspoken character. When I found my voice after years of verbal, physical and sexual abuse, I vowed I would use my voice for as much good as I could.

Saturday, 01 April 2017 16:47

When Murphy Strikes...

Contest Logo 2016This is our second year hosting Canada's MOST Rider Friendly Community Contest and while last year provided a learning curve, it providing nothing like the challenge we faced last night.

Pothole Many of my friends and I complain about the potholes here in the Grande Prairie and northern regions of Alberta.

Thursday, 26 January 2017 15:33

New Year, New Directions, New Challenges

columnist bdbOur world is ever changing and every day that we wake up, it seems that there is something new to learn, do, or assimilate. 

Af project Slide1Today ANAVETS #389 held a press conference to fill in our community about the Afghanistan Monument & Memorial Park Project here in Grande Prairie Alberta.

Wednesday, 23 November 2016 11:14

A Canadian Built Production Motorcycle?

  CND built prod11 DATELINE: November 19th, Blackjack's Road House, Nisku AB.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 

 
 
 
 

Balfour2Last week I received a beautiful scroll like parcel in the mail from the kids of the grade six class over at Harry Balfour School.

 

 

 

Thursday, 22 September 2016 17:15

And the HUNT IS ON!

columnist bdbOur second annual "Canada's MOST Rider Friendly Community Contest" is now under way!

We already have three nominations, two are for Two Hills, Alberta, the reigning Canada's MOST Rider Friendly Community of 2015 and one is for a runner up community from the 2015 contest, Nisku Alberta!

Thursday, 15 September 2016 16:58

What A Really Good Pair Of Riding Boots Should Be

columnist bdbKimpex has a brand new online ordering system and since their business is a member of the Rider Friendly Business Association, I decided to give their new online ordering system a try.

 

NH Pic Sept 7thI know I have not been writing as much as you had all gotten accustomed to, but I have been very busy working on a ton of very special projects. And when I say a ton, I am not exaggerating, not even a little. From launching our new Rider Friendly Business Association Directory to working on the TV Show Ride Like a Local, the Afghanistan Monument Project, Canada's MOST Rider Friendly Community Contest for the 2016 riding Season and a host of other items, well, writing has had to take a bit of a back seat.

rsz wetaskiwin 1The Reynolds-Alberta Museum in Wetaskiwin, Alberta hosted their first Ride to the Reynolds and based on its success I am positive a second one will be planned for the future. According to the people manning the gates, 1000 motorcycles came through!

ride to reynolds poster800Hi all, It's been a long road back to feeling well since Fort Mac, but thanks to a doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine, I seem to be on the road to a full recovery.

Dedication ServiceMother Nature provided a picture perfect day for the Grand Opening of Wayside Memorial Park in Two Hills Alberta on July 16th, 2016.
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