About the Shul Boys Riding Club
To have fun riding with people of similar interests and backgrounds. Develop a social network of other Jewish riders both male and female, who ride at different levels on all brands of bikes.
WHAT KIND OF ACTIVITIES DOES SHUL BOYS DO?
Safety Riding, Member gatherings, charity work, Holiday events/parties, weekly rides, special event rides etc.
WHAT CAN I LEARN?
From each we can learn points of interest, riding techniques, motorcycle maintenance and safe riding skills.other
HOW OFTEN DO WE MEET?
We meet every Tuesday night for a dinner ride. Leaving a designated location at a certain fixed time, the final destination may be decided just prior to leaving depending on group size and weather. We typically schedule longer weekend rides for those interested. All rides are always planned to be casual and SAFE.During the off season we meet every 3rd Tuesday of every month for dinner.
Once per year, JMA organizes a 3 day event called the Ride to Remember (R2R). This is the focal point of the JMA and is held at a different location within the United States each year. Interested Shulboys members ride together to the R2R.
The focus of the R2R is to remember the Holocaust and network with other clubs in a JMA club host city. Ian Abrams – Shul Boys founder Ian Abrams participated in the inaugural ride to Washington DC, from Miami, Florida, seven years ago as well as two other R2Rs. Each 4 day R2R event includes guided rides, speakers, lunches and dinners. Hundreds of JMA riders from all over the country and around the world attend the event.
WHAT BRAND OF MOTORCYCLE IS ACCEPTABLE?
Any brand or type of motorcycle is acceptable so long as your bike and riding skills will allow you keep up with the group. Lightweight scooters for example may not be practical.
WHAT IS THE RIDING STYLE?
SAFE and casual.
ARE GUESTS and/or NONJEWISH GUESTS INVITED?
Yes, as guests with the members.
WHAT DO I NEED TO BRING?
All riders must have a valid motorcycle endorsement and a fully executed waiver for your guest.
WHAT AGES AND SEX OF OPERATORS IS ACCEPTED?
Male or female riders are welcome. Over 21 please.
IS A MOTORCYCLE ENDORSEMENT REQUIRED?
ARE PASSENGERS ACCEPTED?
Passengers are encouraged, the more, the merrier!
ARE MEMBERS WORK BACKGROUNDS VARIED?
Very much so! We are a well-rounded group including businessmen, professionals, academia, retirees, manufacturers, and others. The ShulBoys welcomes people of all backgrounds.
WHAT ABOUT CHARITY WORK?
It is our intention to help the Jewish community as part of our mission.