Drag Specialties Bagger Racing League World-Wide, Sturgis 2021 Debut
Drag Specialties Bagger Racing League ® Makes Its’ World-Wide, Sturgis Debut at the Largest Music Festival in Motorcycling®
YOUNGSTOWN, OH, July 16, 2021 – The Bagger Racing League, the new, wildly popular Harley-Davidson/V-Twin racing series today announced that its teams and race motorcycles will participate in two of the Sturgis Buffalo Chip’s ® top industry and charity events Sunday, August 8 th and Monday, August 9th during the 81st Sturgis Rally. The two-day activation, presented by GEICO Motorcycle, will give both industry professionals and tens of thousands of rally goers an up-close-and-personal look at the innovative race motorcycles as well as the founding companies and colorful personalities behind them. Participating teams include Team Alloy Art, Team Fueling Parts, Team Saddlemen, Team SLYFOX, Team Speed Merchant, and Team Trask Performance. “Following the huge success of the recent inaugural BRL race, the activation at the Sturgis Buffalo Chip is part of ongoing efforts to increase the national and international awareness of the series, the teams, and world class racers,” said Rob Buydos – BRL President and Founder. “There’s no bigger stage in motorcycling other than the Sturgis Buffalo Chip and we intend on bringing the energy and excitement of Bagger Racing League to its fans in a big way.” The Sturgis Buffalo Chip will host Bagger Racing League teams and their competition motorcycles on Sunday, August 8th as part of its annual Industry Party, celebrating the Motorcycles as Art exhibition curated by famed lifestyle photographer Michael Lichter. Following the Industry Party, the teams and their race bikes head to Deadwood, South Dakota, as captains of the Sturgis Buffalo Chip’s Legends Charity Ride event which has raised well over a half-million dollars for black hills charities since its inception in 2008. “We are thrilled that Bagger Racing League will make its Sturgis debut at the Buffalo Chip,” said Rod Woodruff, its president and CEO. “The league itself showcases not only the companies and products that drive our industry, but the passion of those behind it. We take great pride in bringing motorcycling’s most popular, cutting edge events to our fans and the Bagger Racing League is no exception.”
For more information on the Bagger Racing League, log onto www.baggerracingleague.com and to join the teams and racers on the famed Sturgis Buffalo Chip’s Legends Ride go to www.legendsride.com.
About the Bagger Racing League
What began as an exhibition race in 2020, the Bagger Racing League® has now unfolded into a groundbreaking series comprised of adrenaline-filled Harley Davidson® V-Twin bagger classes featuring the iconic Harley Davidson Street Glide® and Road Glide® models – the same cruising bikes millions of enthusiasts proudly ride the world over. The embodiment of the American drive to be “bigger, faster, stronger,” has taken the performance world by storm and Bagger Racing League has established a bridge from classic motorcycle culture into the competitive racing world.
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About the Sturgis Buffalo Chip
The Sturgis Buffalo Chip® is the award-winning leader in music and motorcycle lifestyle experiences. Hailed as The Largest Music Festival in Motorcycling® and The Best Party Anywhere®, it has been the epicenter of the annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally since its establishment in 1981. Every August, the Buffalo Chip brings together the world’s largest gathering of music and motorcycle fans, with visitors from all 50 states and over 20 countries. It remains one of the world’s most televised and longest-running independent music festivals. The Chip advances the Sturgis Rally by being home to the Sturgis Rally Information Center™ and the official sponsor of the Sturgis.com Official Sturgis Rally Registration Program. More details are available at BuffaloChip.com
Sturgis Buffalo Chip & Legends Ride Inquiries Contact:
VP, Commercial Development & Strategic Planning
Bagger Racing League Inquiries Contact:
Rob Buydos President, CEO