May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month. With warmer weather, it’s time to remind everyone to be on the alert and to share the road with motorcyclists.

Riders who have been cooped up all winter are excited to be out on the road again, but that shouldn’t stop them from using caution.

Both motorcyclists and motorists need to be aware of their surroundings. Checking blind spots, mirrors and using turn signals are necessary when changing lanes and when passing.


Distracted driving has been on the rise, too. Distractions during driving could mean the difference between seeing a motorcyclist or not when preparing to change lanes. Don’t let one text change anyone’s life forever!

Riders need to take precautions as well. Take a defensive driving course, wear protective gear and keep your bike in its best working condition. Also, be aware of any road hazards and dangerous weather conditions.

Most of all, enjoy your ride and make it home again.

Motorcyclist deaths occurred 27 times more frequently than fatalities in other vehicles, based on 2014 fatal crash data. To keep motorcyclists safe, we urge everyone to share the road and be alert, and we're reminding motorcyclists to make themselves visible, to use DOT-compliant motorcycle helmets,...

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Meet:  Miramar National Cemetery @ 1000

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ALR 281´s first annual Surf´s Up Poker Run! Starts and ends at the Aventura Sailing Club in the Dana Point Harbor. Featuring live music, raffles, giveaways, 50/50 drawing and more! Cost is only $25/rider and $20/passenger. Includes Dave´s World Famous Tri-tip lunch with all the fixings and one poker hand. Ride from the beach thru spectacular Live Oak Canyon to Cook´s Corner and back!

All proceeds go to our adopted marines and sailors from the First Battalion, Fourth Marine Regiment and the USS Stockdale DDG 106 and the kids of the YMCA.

It´s going to be HOT everywhere in July so plan a beach getaway now and come cool out at the beach!! 


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