|Pretty passenger takes cover in scooter sidecar for the 2016 Fort Lauderdale DGR.|
The world-wide ride, for cafe racers and vintage motorcycles, supports prostate cancer research and male suicide prevention. Donations to the cause are still being accepted.
|Rain went on for an hour, delaying departure, but no one gave up.|
So, feeling like a complete poseur, I drove to the starting point in the car. It was still great to see all the old bikes and the many young people — and the young at heart — who love them.
|BSA Lightning shines in the rain.|
|Ancient Indian displays sign of past glory.|
|Helmets and gloves, the iconic biker gear.|
|Safety lecture: Follow the guides' marked helmets.|
|It almost looked like a cavalry charge. Discipline prevailed.|
|Dapper and undaunted, the riders roar off.|
|The one they left behind: Bill finally got his Matchless started|
but didn't get far. I gave him a ride home to fetch the van.