The AZRATPack Is Again Nominated for AMA Recreational Road Riding Organizer of the Year

by El Presidente

I am proud to announce we are among three nominees for this year’s AMA Recreational Road Riding Organizer of the Year award!  The special award winners will be announced at the 2019 AMA Championship Banquet on Saturday, Dec. 7, at the Hilton Columbus in Columbus, Ohio. The event is part of the 2019 AMA Legends & Champions Weekend, Dec. 6-7.  Among those recognized at the banquet are top clubs and promoters in competition and recreational riding categories.

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October General Membership Meeting & Dinner Recap

Mellow Mushroom, Mesa, AZ – October 31, 2019

by El Presidente

This month’s dinner location was at the Mellow Mushroom in Mesa on Stapley and US60 and came at the suggestion of one our members. I left work early on Halloween in hopes of getting to the restaurant early to get things set up for us since they didn’t take reservations.

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October 2nd Sunday Breakfast Recap

Lakeside Grill Estrella, Goodyear, AZ – October 13, 2019

by El Presidente

This month’s breakfast was in a scenic neighborhood in the Estrella Mountains in Goodyear at the Lakeside Grill. Nestled along the shore of the community lake, the Lakeside Grill was very accommodating to our fairly large group, but provided friendly quality service and great food!

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Route 66 Tour Recap

GO AZ Motorcycles, Scottsdale, AZ – October 4, 2019

by  El Presidente

This year, we took a more traditional route on our Route 66 Tour, going from Scottsdale to Winslow, then west to Williams and ending in Laughlin, NV.  We did do a couple of things a little differently though.

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September General Membership Meeting & Dinner Recap

Lupita’s Hot Dogs, Phoenix, AZ – September 26, 2019

by El Presidente

Lupita’s Hot Dogs came highly recommended by a couple of co-workers of mine that are known to be “foodies”. I myself, am a connoisseur of a fine, gourmet hot dog. Though it’s not the typical faire or usual type of location that I pick for our club’s General Membership Meeting & Dinner, I figured that it would be a fun adventure. Plus, variety is the spice of life, no?

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2020 Ride Schedule Announced!

Parts Unknown, AZ – September 27, 2019

by El Presidente

The AZRATPack Board of Directors is proud to announce out 2020 Ride Schedule featuring some all new rides, some that have returned to the schedule from the past and some that we’ve already done but with a different twist.

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September 2nd Sunday Breakfast Recap

Breakfast Club, Scottsdale, AZ – September 8, 2019

by El Chino Loco

The September breakfast meetup was held at the Scottsdale Breakfast Club and we had 18+ people join in on the morning. We had more than RSVP’ed forcing some to sit at any open table as this location is typically very busy. Sometimes we sit on the open patio but today was just warm enough to sit inside.

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August General Membership Meeting & Dinner Recap

Haus Murphy’s, Glendale, AZ – August 29, 2019

by El Presidente

At the request of Philippe, Haus Murphy’s was the location for this month’s General Membership Meeting & Dinner. I have been coming here for years and for a couple of years I was leading a monthly BMW Owner’s Ride to Dinner here for GO AZ while I was still working there. It had been a while since I had been there, so I was excited about this month’s event!

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8th Annual GO AZ Motorcycles Sedona Ride Recap

GO AZ Motorcycles, Scottsdale, AZ – August 17, 2019

by  El Presidente

The 8th Annual GO AZ Motorcycles Sedona Ride left out of Scottsdale bright and early in the morning.  The 55 riders that came out to ride were broken into 4 groups, led by myself, DJ (El Vice Presidente), Todd and Steve (Road Captain).  Bringing up the rear was our sweep, El Chino Loco (Rodney).

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