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2017 Hall of Fame Call for Nominations

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Sturgis Motorcycle Museum Hall Of Fame Calls For Nominations

Sturgis, South Dakota, December 15, 2016 - Nominations for the 2017 Sturgis Motorcycle Museum & Hall of Fame are now open and must be submitted by Tuesday, January 10, 2017. The Hall of Fame was established back in 2001 to recognize individuals or groups who have made a long term positive impact on the motorcycle community. After vetting and voting, the Class of 2017 will be honored during the annual Rally on August 10, 2017.

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Pioneers, Innovators & Living Legends

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Sturgis, South Dakota, March 8, 2016 - From pioneers and innovators to customizers and dealers, the 2016 inductees into the Sturgis Motorcycle Museum Hall of Fame represent every aspect of what makes motorcycling great. The Museum was chartered back in 2001 to recognize individuals or groups who have made a long term positive impact on the motorcycle community. Arguably the most diverse -and deserving - group ever inducted into the Hall of Fame, the Class of 2016 will be honored during the annual Rally on August 10, 2016.

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Sturgis Hall of Fame

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Sturgis, South Dakota, June 14, 2016 - A pair of philanthropists will be taking center stage for the Sturgis Motorcycle Museum's annual Hall of Fame Induction ceremonies as John Paul DeJoria will not only serve as emcee, but welcome his long-time riding buddy and Peace*Love*Happiness Ride cofounder Gary Spellman to the Class of 2016. The 2016 Hall of Fame Induction Breakfast will be held August 10, 2016 at the Lodge at Deadwood in Deadwood, South Dakota.

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Innovators Lead the Class of 2016

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Sturgis, South Dakota, May 31, 2016 - A couple of inveterate tinkerers and V-Twin innovators lead the pack headed into the Sturgis Motorcycle Museum Hall of Fame Class of 2016. Both Bert Baker and Jerry Covington have made an indelible stamp on the industry and have "the right stuff" to meet the Museum's criteria for inclusion in a select group of individuals who have impacted our industry.

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Sturgis Motorcycle Museum Hall Of Fame Class Of 2016 Announced

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Sturgis Motorcycle Museum Hall of FameSTURGIS, SD – March 9, 2016 – (Motor Sports Newswire) – From pioneers and innovators to customizers and dealers, the 2016 inductees into the Sturgis Motorcycle Museum Hall of Fame represent every aspect of what makes motorcycling great. The Museum was chartered back in 2001 to recognize individuals or groups who have made a long term positive impact on the motorcycle community. Arguably the most diverse -and deserving – group ever inducted into the Hall of Fame, the Class of 2016 will be honored during the annual Rally on August 10, 2016.

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Allstate Motorcycle Insurance Presents the Sturgis Motorcycle Museum Hall of Fame Induction Breakfast

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The Sturgis Motorcycle Museum Hall is pleased to announce that Allstate Motorcycle Insurance will be the presenting sponsor for this year’s annual Hall of Fame Induction Breakfast. Allstate's David Foster, Director, Specialty Product Lines Marketing says, "Allstate is proud to be the presenting sponsor of the Hall of Fame Induction breakfast. We congratulate all the new inductees, and will continue to work hard to protect riders and to support the motorcycle industry."

Returning sponsors are Bikernet, Black Hills Harley- Davidson, The Legendary Buffalo Chip, Rushmore Region Economic Development, and StriderKuryakyn is a special sponsor this year and they will provide portraits of all Hall of Fame Inductees that attend the ceremony and full image coverage of the event.

In addition, John Paul DeJoria will serve as the Master of Ceremonies for this year’s breakfast. DeJoria is a Hall of Fame member from the class of 2004. Besides being an extremely successful business owner of John Paul Mitchell Systems and Patron, DeJoria is a well-known humanitarian who supports numerous causes from medical research to children’s foundations.

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Sturgis Motorcycle Museum 2015 Hall of Fame Inductees

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The Sturgis Motorcycle Museum & Hall of Fame is pleased to announce the 2015 inductees into the Sturgis Motorcycle Museum Hall of Fame and the Freedom Fighters Hall of Fame. The Sturgis Motorcycle Hall of Fame is designed to recognize individuals or groups who have made a long term positive impact on the motorcycle community.  The Freedom Fighters Hall of Fame recognizes the commitment and sacrifices individuals across the nation and world have made to protect the rights of motorcyclists.  For 2015, the Sturgis Motorcycle Museum & Hall of Fame will honor one Freedom Fighter and induct seven into the Sturgis Hall of Fame.

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Sturgis Motorcycle Museum Seeks Hall of Fame Nominations

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The Sturgis Motorcycle Museum & Hall of Fame is accepting nominations for the 2015 Hall of Fame and the 2015 Freedom Fighters Hall of Fame.  Individuals, organizations and businesses considered for induction into the Hall of Fame will have made a positive and significant impact on motorcycling.  Individuals considered for the Freedom Fighters Hall of Fame will have made a significant impact through their work in grassroots rights efforts.

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Sturgis Museum Announces 2014 Hall of Fame Inductees

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The Sturgis Motorcycle Museum & Hall of Fame is pleased to announce the 2014 inductees into the Sturgis Motorcycle Museum Hall of Fame and the Freedom Fighters Hall of Fame. The Sturgis Motorcycle Hall of Fame is designed to recognize individuals or groups who have made a long term positive impact on the motorcycle community.  The Freedom Fighters Hall of Fame recognizes the commitment and sacrifices individuals across the nation and world have made to protect the rights of motorcyclists.  For 2014, the Sturgis Motorcycle Museum & Hall of Fame will honor one Freedom Fighter and induct six into the Sturgis Hall of Fame.

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Sturgis Museum Seeks Hall of Fame Nominations

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The Sturgis Motorcycle Museum & Hall of Fame is accepting nominations for the 2014 Hall of Fame and the 2014 Freedom Fighters Hall of Fame.  Individuals, organizations and businesses considered for induction into the Hall of Fame will have made a positive and significant impact on motorcycling.  Individuals considered for the Freedom Fighters Hall of Fame will have made a significant impact through their work in grassroots rights efforts.

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Sturgis Motorcycle Museum Announces 2013 Hall of Fame Inductees

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The Sturgis Motorcycle Museum & Hall of Fame is pleased to announce the 2013 inductees into the Sturgis Motorcycle Museum Hall of Fame and the Freedom Fighters Hall of Fame. The Sturgis Motorcycle Hall of Fame is designed to recognize individuals or groups who have made a long term positive impact on the motorcycle community.  The Freedom Fighters Hall of Fame recognizes the commitment and sacrifices individuals across the nation, and world, have made to protect the rights of motorcyclists.  For 2013, the Sturgis Motorcycle Museum & Hall of Fame will honor one Freedom Fighter and induct five into the Sturgis Hall of Fame.

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