Motorcycle shows and events for autumn 2012
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Owning a motorcycle can be about more than having a low-cost form of transport, as riding is also a social activity. There are events across the UK throughout the year that see bikers get together to talk about their machines, admire classics and view the latest equipment.

You should not forget that motorbike owners know how to have a good time. Many of the rallies and shows include live bands and parties, but you will need to book overnight accommodation or take a tent if you wish to enjoy the festivities.

Condom Rally, Essex

This charity event has been running since 1987 and the 26th will take place at Mersea Outdoors near Colchester between October 5th and 7th. Tickets cost £20 and for that you get to spend the weekend watching live music and talking bikes.

If you own a machine you are particularly proud of, you can enter it in one of the categories in the bike show, so other riders can admire it. Bands will perform in a marquee during the afternoon, before the entertainment moves into the main hall after dark, with rock covers acts Prezence, Circa Fall and Sounds of the Suburbs among those set to play. 

British Superbikes, Brands Hatch

The 12th and final round of the British Superbikes championship is scheduled to take place at the famous Kent circuit from October 12th to 14th. Weekend tickets co…………… continues on

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ENP Newswire – 09 September 2012

Release date- 07092012 – STRATFORD, Connecticut – Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. will hold its 7th annual Motorcycle Ride and Classic Car Show benefit on Sunday, Sept. 16, at the company’s main facility, 6900 Main St., Stratford.

The event kicks off Sikorsky’s annual Community Giving Campaign, which runs through mid-October and last year raised $ 2.3 million for community programs administered by United Way and Community Health Charities of New England. Sikorsky is a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX).

In past years the Motorcycle Ride and Classic Car Show has attracted hundreds of motorcycles and a wide array of classic and modern cars, trucks and motorcycles that compete for trophies in many categories based on voting by both spectators and judges. The event also includes live music performed by the band Silent Majority. General admission costs $ 5, and children younger than 12 are admitted for free.

‘Sikorsky is proud to sponsor this unique event, which provides a day of great family fun while, longer term, making life a little better for the less fortunate,’ said Jeff O’Meara, event chairman and Director of ACE & Lean for Sikorsky. ‘Poverty, mental and physical illness, unemployment, addictions, school absenteeism and high drop-out rates all remain serious issues in ou…………… continues on Avionics Intelligence

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