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The BMW MOA and MOA are trademarks of the BMW Motorcycle Owners of America.


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the club


4 Owners News Contributors 8 Headlight Interpretation of Art, by Bill Wiegand


10 President's Column See you in Hamburg, by Chuck Manley 12 From the Board Election Changes, by Muriel Farrington 14 Shiny Side Up The Disease, by Ron Davis 14 Picture This On the Road 18 Rider to Rider Letters from the membership 22 2016 MOA Getaway planner


Member tested/ product news


24 Michelin Anakee Wild Adventure Tires, Watershed Drybag, Blue Highway Motorcycle Lodge.


34 Haynes repair manuals now available for R 1200 liquid-cooled twins, Jerry Elliott of Enterprise, Alabama, wins MOA Life membership at Fontana Dam Getaway, Have you registered for Das Rally! yet, BestRest Products releases CyclePump Expedition, Held Sereena gloves now available, Jim Keesee newest BMW MOA Regional Coordinator, 2017 BMW MOA Rally site announced, KOA gives MOA members trial Value Kard Rewards membership, BMW MOA offers Premier Getaway in Monterey, California, to celebrate 100 years of BMW.


tech


44 Keep ‘em Flying The Rest of the Mexico Trip, by Matthew Parkhouse


52 I just needed an Oil Change, Part IV, by Wes Fleming


discovery


56 Adventure Trio Catching up with Sandy, Terry and Jack, by Sandy Borden


skills


100 Ask a Pro Choosing the best class for you, by Lee Parks 102 Ride Well Protecting yourself against the Zika virus, by Marven Ewen


104 Foundation News A priest, a rabbi and Paul Thorn walk into a rally


lifestyle


106 Flashback A look back at our MOA history 108 Jack the Riepe The Motoghost of Toms River, New Jersey, by Jack Riepe


110 Chartered Clubbing Why NorCal #9 decided to Adopt- a-Highway, by Richard Klain


112 First Bike Two to turn 50, by Jim Blanchette


events 114 The 2016 BMW MOA Rally Charity Club Challenge, by Karol Patzer


116 BMW MOA Rally entertainment lineup featuring Paul Thorn, by Lee Harrelson


120 2016 BMW MOA Rally map 126 When and Where Places to go and things to see


135 Advertiser Index 136 Talelight


June 2016 BMW OWNERS NEWS


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