Sturgis Rally News and undercover
Why Sturgis 2003 will be gigantic.
top 5 Thoughts
on the Sturgis Rally
Gas, and Bill Janklow debacle - The two big unknowns.
People say high gas prices won't hurt the crowds.
I don't believe it. And there is somewhat of a boycott
going on over the Bill Janklow affair. Janklow is
a former governor who resigned from the U.S. House
after running a stop sign, resulting in the death
of a biker. Some thing his court sentence was too
Lots more Christian activity. Big 10-foot wooden
crosses being carried around Sturgis. More group
marching. Friendly folks, though.
More women. It seems like every year there are more
women here. And more riding bikes. It's a far cry
from the old days of a male dominated Sturgis Rally.
More skin. Maybe it was just the hot weather, but
I think I saw more flesh in Sturgis. And the police
seemed more lenient towards baring one's various
The most popular bike - a tossup between the infamous
rat bike. And also the buffalo bike robed out
in an entire buffalo hide and head. Both are featured
among our thousands of biker pictures taken this
year by some of the finest photojournalists in
the world - the Sturgis 2004 Biker Pics and Cultural
Etiquette Discourse. With, of course, lots and
lots of very beautiful and very strange Sturgis
The Sturgis 2002 events schedule is are at: Sturgis
Sturgis 2002 Retrospective