Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride

June 11, 2017

Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride

When:
September 24, 2017 all-day
2017-09-24T00:00:00+00:00
2017-09-25T00:00:00+00:00

The Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride was founded in Sydney, Australia by Mark Hawwa. It was inspired by a photo of Mad Men’s Don Draper astride a classic bike and wearing his finest suit. Mark decided a themed ride would be a great way to combat the often-negative stereotype of men on motorcycles, whilst connecting niche motorcycle communities together.

That first ride in 2012 brought together over 2,500 riders across 64 cities. The success of the event encouraged the founder to consider how it could be used to support a worthy cause.

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