The Diamond Chapter June meeting and Mini Road Run will be June 24th. We will meet at the Transportation Depot  on Broadway at 12:15 to 12:30. Riders meeting will be around 12:45. Kicks stands up around 1:00.

 
Diamond Chapter Mini Road Run:
8TH Annual World Famous Mini Road Run and Diamond Chapter meeting will be held  Sunday June 24th in beautiful Hot Springs, AR. We will meet at the Transportation depot on Broadway street at 12:15 am. Please have insurance on your bike. You will need to sign a release form. Greg Bright will be leading the race.
 
Brief riders meeting at 12:45. Start Race bikes at 12:55 for a five minute warm up and quick repairs. Starting flag drops at 1:00 or there about. We will be adding a few extra miles to the course. Down Central Ave. to Fountain St. turning right and proceeding up hill to the tower parking lot for a short break and then back down to Central Ave. Then back to last years course. After passing several check points, The checkered flag will drop at Gulpha Gorge around 2:30 pm for club picnic, awards ceremony and meeting.
 
WARNING: Track conditions: Many turns to maneuver, maybe 60 to 80, and brake neck speeds of up to 30 Mph., so be in top shape for this endurance course of 17 and one half miles.Lots of up and down tall mountains, you may need oxygen. Be aware of People in cars entering the race course.                                                                                                                                                                          Anyone can ride this event but little motorcycles rule.                                                                                                                             
  Come on out and have some fun. Call  Greg at 501-282-8869 or email thebrights@hotmail.com  if you have questions.
Please let me know ASAP if you will be riding and how many in your pit crew so we can estimate food and drinks.                                   
See you there !!!!     
 
 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         

Mt Ida Car and Motorcycle show:

The Diamond Chapter made a good showing at the MT. Ida Good Ole Days Car and bike Show.                                                               
Nine members were present and we had twelve antique motorcycles on display.                                                                                           
Mike Thomson  won the antique class with his 1934 BSA with side car.                                                                                                   
There was a good display of Cars and Motorcycles to look at.                                                                                                                     
The weather was good and it was a fun day with good friends and people.
The Diamond Chapter always has a good time at this event and we are happy to help.
We had a quickie meeting and talked about the Mini Road Run in June.                                                               
 
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May minutes:  No minutes were taken and no treasures report.
Club Officers:                                                                                                                                                                                       
President : Michael Thomson     safari100usa@yahoo.com                                                                                                                       
 Vice President:  Greg Bright thebrights@hotmail.com                                                                                                               
 Secretary: Elizabeth Plunkett     faultless8@yahoo.com                                                                                                                   
 Treasure: Susie Parker              parkersusie12@yahoo.com                                                                                                                       
Sgt. at Arms: Russell Plunkett    faultless8@yahoo.com                                                                                                                       
Director: Mike Parker                 mikethebike@cablelynx.com  
 
Up coming events:  
Rock Star Motors ( 185 Lonsdale Rd. ) 501-762-4270, has music and food every Saturday !!!!  
June 16  Ride to Peti Jean Car show and swap meet. Let me know if you want to ride, ASAP
June 24, Diamond Chapter Mini Road Run and Meeting. Meeting at the Transportation depot 12:15. Riders meeting at 12:45. Kick stands up at 1:00. We will do the same route as last year, though downtown, up to the top of tower mountain, back though downtown, over to Prospect st. , then up West Mountain, then back roads to Gulpha Gorge for a Picnic, awards, and club meeting. That is the plan anyway. Get that little motorcycle up and running and have some fun with us. Please let me know if you will attend so we get food and drinks.         
Linda will need help.                                                                                                                                                                                   
Anyone can ride but little bikes rule.                                                                                                                                                         
Please have insurance and you must sign a release form.                                                                                                                           
Any questions Call Greg at 501-262-8869
July 7 Benefit ride and poker run. more info as I get it 
June 23 Malvern Brickfest, call 501-467-2601 for info

July 29 Diamond Chapter Club Meeting, TBA

Aug. 17 -19 Mountain, Music, and Motorcycles, Mt. View web site for more info. Let me know if you want to go ASAP, i may have some rooms.

Aug. 26  Diamond Chapter Club Meeting, TBA

Sept. 6 -9 Hot Springs Rally, http://www.thehotspringsrally.com/

Sept. 8 Diamond Chapter ” Antique Motorcycles in the Park” 

 Entry form click here  — -> entry form 2017

click here for Antique Motorcycles in the Park   show flyer2018

Sept. 30 Diamond Chapter Club Meeting, TBA
Oct. 4 -7 Barber’s Vintage Festival, Web site http://www.barberamotorsports.com  Let me know if you want to go ASAP, Jed , Apple Jack and I am going.

Oct. 10 – 14 NTNOA Lake O the Pines Rally, Jefferson , TX,   http://www.ntnoa.org

1996 Harley  Davidson Pan head custom.1996 Harley Pan Head Replica Soft Tail Custom. EVO motor , Pan Head Top End, J&B Custom Disc Brakes, Springer Front End,S&S Carburetor, 4 Speed Trans. , Le Pera Seat, Electric and Kick Start, Fish Tail Mufflers ( Load ) , Electronic Ignition, Paint needs some attention, 6897 miles ?, Belt Drive, Many more custom parts. To many to list. Have all paper work on custom work. Beautiful bike needs a new home.  Over $15,000 to build. Asking $8500 Contact Mike @ 501-525-9833 or 214-557-6012, for more info. Please do not text. . Bike is owned by the Diamond Chapter.   Bike is at Rock Star Motors. 501-762-4270 

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Please pay your dues ( $15.00 ) at the meeting or mail it to me If you have not already paid.
The Mini Road Run is Sunday June 24th. Make sure your bike is ready. See you at 12:15 on Sunday for a fun ride around Hot Springs.
Ride Em, Do not hide Em.                                                                                                                                                                       
Michael Thomson                                                                                                                                                                               
 President                                                                                                                                                                                               
Diamond Chapter of Arkansas                                                                                                                                                                 
Antique Motorcycle Club of America

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