#RikisRide17 Blog

Daily updates from the road, exciting news, events and sponsor highlights.

August 20, 2017

#RikisRide17 Day 46 FINAL DAY..

Today is the final day of #RikisRide17 we have had so many cool stops this year.. well every year, but this year Riki met more fans […]
August 20, 2017

#RikisRide17 Day 45

Riki was in Tallahassee today, and had a fun stop at a local Indian Motorcycle Dearlership.  One highlight was meeting Gail Dunmyer who ran a raffle […]
August 19, 2017

#RikisRide17 Day 42

Riki spent the day in Austin Texas at @nlandsurfpark and took a brief class on surfing and then had a great time in the water.. He […]
August 15, 2017

#RikisRide17 Day 41

Riki started his day recording his radio show at 92.7 KTRX, @texomarocks! Then he packed up and rode to Austin Texas.  He stopped at Bucee’s for […]
August 15, 2017

#RikisRide17 Day 40

Riki is in Ardmore Oklahoma and will be working on his radio show and visiting @texomarocks – 92.7 KTRX For an interview about his ride! Check […]
August 15, 2017

#RikisRide17 Day 38

Riki started his day in Oklahoma City.  He met Nic Hawker and some of his riding buddies and they rode to the Indian Motorcycle Dealership at […]
August 12, 2017

#RikisRide17 Day 37

Riki started his day in Topeka! He spent a few hours at the Evel Knievel Museum with some fun people from @VisitTopeka! After that he rode […]
August 11, 2017

#RikisRide17 Day 36

Riki spent 2 days having fun in Sturgis, but this morning he packed up and left for his longest ride yet this year, he is riding […]
August 9, 2017

#RikisRide17 Day 34

Tuesday August 8th Riki spent the day in Sturgis, riding with Ari from Law Tigers and took us on a tour of downtown.  Then he spent […]
August 7, 2017

#RikisRide17 Day 31 & 32

It’s been a great couple of days on #RikisRide17 Saturday August 5th Dime A Mile Day and Riki rode 629 miles that day to raise cash […]
August 7, 2017


Pretty pathetic after 10,000 miles we are now going to start to use this daily blog update. Well first lets make sure this even works
July 15, 2017

RikisRide17 Guitar

Details very soon
June 27, 2017

Event: Stars, Stripes, & Bikes – July 1st, 2017

Chat with Riki Rachtman and wish him luck as he rides his 2017 Indian Cheiftan Limited across the U.S. making sure to stop in all 48 contiguous […]
June 27, 2017

Riki announces the route for his July leg of #RikisRide17

Riki just planned out his first portion of the route he will take in July on his way to completing his 48 state trip to raise […]
June 6, 2017

Interview with IconVsIcon.com: Riki Rachtman Takes On America with 48 State Ride For Charity

Riki Rachtman might best be known as the larger-than-life host of MTV’s ‘Headbanger’s Ball’, where he held court with the biggest rock acts of the day. […]
May 31, 2017

The Dailys: May 31 – The day before the ride

It’s funny I started planning out this ride a very long time ago. You would think with so much lead time I would be all ready […]
May 22, 2017

The East Coast Leg of #RikisRide will cover 1969 miles

The 1969 miles will be covered from June 1st – June 12 and will include North Carolina, Virginia, Washington DC, Maryland, Delaware, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Connecticut, Rhode […]
May 10, 2017

Interview with Metal Nexus: The Bucketlist With Riki Rachtman!

Ever wonder what bands Riki Rachtman wants to see? Now’s your chance! For more metal visit: www.metalnexus.net
May 5, 2017

Win a custom painted, autographed PRS guitar!

This PRS guitar could be yours, but first RONZWORLD Custom Painted Guitars is going to finish painting it. We’ll have some of the biggest names in rock to sign […]
March 22, 2017

The Dailys: Day 14

Riki’s last day on the “Polar Pre Ride” and he had an exciting one!   He is a part of a documentary with KROQ in LA, where […]
March 21, 2017

The Dailys: Day 13

Riki is in California now and went to the “Top Rocker Harley Davidson” getting a GPS on his bike, Sugar and making plans for the next […]
March 20, 2017

The Dailys: Day 12

Riki left Phoenix at 5:30am headed to LA.  He hit the 2000 mile mark at some point while still in Arizona, he was dodging rain but […]
March 19, 2017

The Dailys: Day 11

Riki spent most of today writing and recording his radio show, Racing Rocks at one of our favorite radio stations 98KUPD in Phoenix!  Then a fan […]
March 18, 2017

The Dailys: Day 10

Sunday, Riki flies back from California to Phoenix after his step brother, David Watson’s memorial service.  Riki wasn’t able to make it to the Phoenix Track for […]

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