Monthly Archives: August 2013

2013 Raffle Winner: $5 Turns into $4,100!

08222013RaffleWinner2One Chance, One Ticket, One Pull, and “PUFFF” – $5 turns into $4,100 ca$h to our 2013 Survivor’s Fund 50/50 Raffle winner, Dave H., of Salem, shown with Renee of First Ipswich Bank, Don Rivet, MMSF Treasurer, and Paul W. Cote.

Dave bought his winning ticket at the KevMarv Wilmington Bike Show. Jen S., of  Groveland won $50 of lottery tickets and “Ugly Mike” won 3rd prize – $25 worth of Lottery Tickets.  Thanks to everyone who sold and purchased tickets. Our 2014 raffle will start in November with the drawing at the 15th Annual Nelson’s Ride in August 2014.

We Want Your Nelson’s Ride Photos!

Were you at the 14th Annual Nelson’s Ride?   You can upload photos of this year’s Nelson’s Ride at our Facebook page, or email them to

UPDATE: See the Nelson’s Ride 2013 photos submitted by riders and spectators!

Couldn’t make Nelson’s Ride this year?  We are “Riders Helping Riders” all year round.  Feel free to make a donation to support the Massachusetts Motorcyclist Survivors’ Fund here.

Come meet Vinnie DiMartino at Nelson’s Ride on Sunday!

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(Click “PLAY” above to hear VInnie DiMartino’s 30 second PSA for Nelson’s Ride).  Original and 14-year supporter of Nelson’s Ride, the Motorcyclists Suvivor’s Fund and long-time “Check Twice” motorcycle advocate Betsy Lister of Lister Insurance Agency getting the “thumbs up’ from master Bike Builder Vinnie DiMartino, who’ll be joining us Sunday morning at Nelson’s Ride, from Cycles! 128.