The American Legion Riders

The American Legion Riders (ALR) are members of the American Legion who are also Motorcycle enthusiasts. They can be found participating in parades, motorcycling events, and supporting the communities in which they work and live.  Members of the ALR come from the Legion, the Legion Auxiliary, and the Sons of the American Legion.

The American Legion Riders were formed to participate in parades and other ceremonies that are in keeping with the aims and purposes of the American Legion.  To promote motorcycle safety programs and to provide a social atmosphere for American Legion Members who share the same interest.  To use our association to promote and support programs of the American Legion.  The American Legion Riders is not a Motorcycle Club (MC), and does not practice in MC rules or regulations.  The American Legion Riders is family-oriented, just as it's parent organization the American Legion.

The American Legion Riders have participated in the annual POW/MIA Rally held each year on Memorial Day weekend in Washington D.C. known as "Rolling Thunder."

The American Legion Riders sponsor or participate in local and national charity events in support of the sponsoring American Legion Post.

The American Legion Riders raise money for such organizations as local VA Hospitals, Battered Women and Children's Center, Varied Children and Youth programs, a School for Blind Children, Veterans Relief, Needy families and many many others.

The American Legion Riders founded a national movement called “Patriot Guard” ( that honors and protects the sanctity of military funerals and memorial services.

The American Legion Riders have formed special motorcycle Honor Guards and ceremonial teams highlighting the special bonds formed in military service and the motorcycling community.

To apply for membership application form is listed below:

American Legion Riders Application

For additional information or to become a member of the American Legion Riders, please contact any of the following American Legion Riders Officers:

Your Chapter 320 Officers  


Riders Director George (Joe) Nemes


Asst Riders Director Andrew (Andy) Johnson  
Adjutant/Secretary Mike Sullivan  
Finance/Treasurer Craig Olson  
Safety/Training Andrew (Andy) Johnson  







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