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The Motorcycle Missions Team Flying Piston Strider Customs 2019

Story by Savannah Rose

Motorcycle Missions is a non-profit that helps veterans and first responders with PTSD find hope and healing through motorcycle therapy – and encourages them to pursue motorcycling as a career. Started by Krystal Hess, who found that motorcycling helped her through her own journey with PTSD, Krystal now helps many vets learn the basics of wrenching and riding. Continue reading The Motorcycle Missions Team Flying Piston Strider Customs 2019

James Washnok’s 2019 Flying Piston Strider Custom

Story by Diane “Shadow’s Wife” Jones

James Washnok the main man at Baggster, LLC out of South Dakota, a company James has operated since 2013. They specialize in design and manufacturing of parts for Harley-Davidson touring models. James first saw the customized Strider Bikes in 2018 when they were on display at the Buffalo Chip during the Sturgis Bike Rally. He was intrigued and told his friend Jeff Najar that he wanted to take part in this program the following year. He was hooked on the idea of customizing a Strider bike that would represent his bagger style. He was also up for the challenge because of his own 3-year-old, son Jett, who started on a rocking-base Strider and had transitioned to a Strider balance bike. James knew he had the perfect test pilot for his Strider “bagger” design. Continue reading James Washnok’s 2019 Flying Piston Strider Custom

Nikki Martin & Roy Martin’S 2019 FLYING PISTON STRIDER CUSTOM

Nikki Martin & Roy Martin
Story by Savannah Rose

Nikki Martin, COO of Roy’s Toys Customs and a custom bike builder herself, was happy to work with her dad, Roy Martin, at their shop in Centennial, CO to customize a Strider bike for the 2019 Flying Piston Builders Breakfast. Nikki’s has been an invited builder at the Buffalo Chip’s Motorcycles As Art Exhibition and Sturgis is a must for her. Continue reading Nikki Martin & Roy Martin’S 2019 FLYING PISTON STRIDER CUSTOM

Tucker Rolls Out Strider Adopt-A-School Program (With Video)

Adopt-A-School program seeks to inspire a new generation of two-wheel enthusiasts.

With schools back in session across the country, Tucker recently rolled out its Strider Adopt-A-School program partnership whereby the two companies work together to help share the excitement of two wheels with children in communities across the country. As part of the program roll-out, two elementary schools were presented with 25 Strider bikes along with the Strider Education Foundation All Kids Bike Kindergarten PE Curriculum. The goal of the partnership is to inspire a new generation of two-wheel enthusiasts.

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Strider Education Foundation has BIG NEWS!! 📣📣

Since Strider Education Foundation’s inception in March 2017, we have come a long way – and you have been an integral part of pushing forward our passion for getting
All Kids on Bikes!
With your support, the Strider Education Foundation has been able to serve 151 schools in15 states, ship nearly 3,000 bikes and impact more than 23,000 kindergartners across the United States to date.
In the past two years we have made tremendous progress and we want to continue that momentum. The All Kids Bike movement has the ambitious goal to teach every child in America how to ride a bike in Kindergarten PE class.
All Kids Bike is a national campaign of the Strider Education Foundation which delivers the Kindergarten PE Learn-To-Ride Program into public schools for free using donations from individuals, businesses, and organizations.
We want to make riding a bicycle elementary education’s fourth “R”, along with reading, writing and arithmetic and we need your help!
We are looking for fans who will sign their name in support of the All Kids Bike mission, with a goal of 1 million signatures to get America’s kids rolling!
ARE YOU READY TO JOIN THE MOVEMENT?