The Flying Piston Raises 10K at 2018 Builder Breakfast

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The Flying Piston Raises 10K at 2018 Builder Breakfast

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Flying Piston Raises 10,000

Flying Piston Raises 10,000

The Flying Piston Presented by Russ Brown Motorcycle Attorneys Hosts Stars of the Buffalo Chip’s Motorcycles As Art Exhibition at Exclusive Charity Breakfast

Enthusiasts catch the vibe of custom culture and hang out with Builders from the 2018 Exhibition: Passion Built – Garage to Gallery

This exclusive event brings enthusiasts into the inner circle with custom builders from around the country – and the world.

Flying Piston Raises 10,000: 2018 Edition

Held on the upper deck at the Buffalo Chip’s Big Engine Bar at the CrossRoads, the Flying Piston Breakfast Benefit also features a silent auction with items provided by industry manufacturers, painters, artists and builders.  Each year a silent auction is held to raise funds for the Tech-Ed scholarships and Motorcycle Missions. Auction items are provided by the following supporters:

  • Makoto Endo
  • Klock Werks
  • Kevin Dunworth
  • Evel Knievel Museum
  • Biltwell Bags
  • Cruz Tools
  • Lincoln Electric
  • Mark Velazquez Photography
  • Kirsh Helmets
  • Kicker
  • Iron Trader News
  • Loaded Gun Customs
  • Motion Pro
  • Simpson Helmets
  • Rockingkcustomleather.com/
  • The Leather Works Inc.
  • Suspension Technolgies
  • S&S Cycle
  • Mustang
  • Kuryakyn
  • Motorbooks Int’l
  • Sara Liberte
  • Nash Motorcycles
  • Bikernet
  • Hellbent Creations
  • Working Man Customs
  • Atomic Dice
  • Aeromach Inc.

Strider Balance Bikes: Latest Breakfast Feature

A new feature at The Flying Piston Builder Breakfast are customized Strider Balance Bike from custom builders including Jody Perewitz, Pat Paterson, Brian Fuller, Paul Yaffee, Rick Fairless and Motorcycle Missions.

They made their debut at the breakfast and will tour at selected events across the united states drumming up business for the breakfast. Next year the bikes will be auctioned off during the 2019 breakfast.

A Strider Balance Bike inspires kids to ride.  A Strider makes riding as easy as walking for kids of all ages!

 

Flying Piston Raises 10,000 at 2018 Edition at the Buffalo Chip

The Flying Piston’s custom Strider Build: A Rick Fairless Build

The Flying Piston Presented by Russ Brown Motorcycle Attorneys experience provides a distinctive opportunity to shake hands, get autographs and pose for pictures with the builders that are participating in the : Passion Built – Garage to Gallery event.

Flying Piston Raises 10,000 at 2018 Edition at the Buffalo Chip

Builders attending the 2018 Flying Piston event includes:

  • Ben Jordan – Waxhaw, NC
  • Ben Zales – Burbank, CA
  • Brad Gregory – Glenwood, IA
  • Brad Richards – Milwaukee, WI / Detroit, MI
  • Ry Seidler – Milwaukee, WI / Detroit, MI
  • Bryan Lane – Waxhaw, NC
  • Bryan Stalcup – Arlington, TX
  • Bryce Schmidt – Kansas
  • Carsten Fritzen – Beaufort, SC
  • Chris Callen – Tarentum, PA
  • Chris Graves – Milwaukee, WI
  • Chris Tope – Richardson, TX
  • Christian Newman – Buffalo, NY
  • Clinton Wallace – Cleveland, TX
  • Dan Rogensvoog – Franksville, WI
  • Eric Stein – Monroe, NC
  • Gilby Clarke – Sherman Oaks, CA
  • Jack Deagazio – East Syracuse, NY
  • Jeff Holt – Orange County, CA
  • Johnny Humphrey – Terre Hill, PA
  • John Barwood – Payson, AZ
  • Justin McNeely – Jackson, MO
  • Kevin “Teach” Bass – Prior Lake, MN
  • Mark Shell – Idaho Falls, ID
  • Marty Davis – Pensacola, FL
  • Nick Pensabene – Edgewater, FL
  • Peter Ballard – Barrington, NH
  • Randall Noldge – Saint Louis, MO
  • Rick Pew – Fort Lupton, CO
  • Skeeter Todd – Maryland, NY
  • Stacy McCleary – Manteca, CA
  • Steven Bates – Saginaw, TX
  • Tim Dixon – Ten Mile, TN
  • Tim Scates – Waller, TX
  • Ulf Musekamp – Munich, GERMANY
  • Walker Pew – Frederick, CO
  • Wayne Burgess – Fenwick, Ontario, CANADA
  • Will Thomas – Los Feliz, CA
  • Xavier Muriel – Round Rock, TX
  • Oscar Salas, Beaufort, SC
  • Ryan Evans – Count’s Kustoms
  • Shannon Aikau, Count’s Kustoms
  • John Marcella
  • Evan Favaro

Special guests include Buffalo Chip founder Rod “Woody” Woodruff, Michael Lichter, Bikernet Editor Keith Ball, Thunder Press Editor Shadow Kleiman and emcee Bob Kay. John Reed, Rick Fairless, Bill Dodge, Brian Klock, Cris Summer Simmons and Moonshiner Josh Owens stopped in last year!

About The Flying Piston

The Flying Piston is a charity breakfast developed to assist veterans and to support the next generation of motorcycle enthusiasts entering the industry through Tech-Ed scholarships.

Marilyn Stemp of irontradernews.com and Jeff Najar of Horsepower Marketing produces the annual breakfast event.

About Motorcycle Missions

Motorcycle Missions is a 501(c)3 Non-Profit Corporation helping Veterans and First Responders who deal with PTS(D) and suicidal ideation find hope and healing through motorcycles.

Motorcycle Missions understands that much of the post traumatic stress (disorder) paradigm is that the need for purpose, camaraderie, and adrenaline is of the utmost importance. Our hope is to encourage our audience to instill a life-long passion for riding and building motorcycles, that will help them enjoy a happy, healthy, and balanced lifestyle after trauma

The Flying Piston Raises 10,000 at 2018 Builder Breakfast

The Flying Piston’s custom Strider Build: A Bryan Fuller Build

 

The Flying Piston Raises 10,000 at 2018 Builder Breakfast

The Flying Piston’s custom Strider build: A Pat Patterson Build

 

The Flying Piston Raises 10,000 at 2018 Builder Breakfast

The Flying Piston’s custom Strider Build: A Kirk Taylor Build

The Flying Piston Raises 10,000 at 2018 Builder Breakfast

The Flying Piston’s custom Strider Build: A Paul Yaffe Build


Auction Items

  1. Atomic Bob & Sarabelle - Art from Atomic Dice Studio Arts
  2. Heather New of New-Line Engraving / Suspension Technologies Shocks
  3. Atomic Bob - Original Art
  4. Harley-Davidson Footwear
  5. Smoke Out Rally tickets

Get your tickets now

Breakfast tickets are extremely limited to ensure attendees have the best experience and are on sale now for only $20 each. Click here to purchase your breakfast. Remember, proceeds benefit two non-profits that train and encourage U.S. military veterans suffering from PTSD to pursue motorcycling as a career. We’re all better off for the success of these efforts.

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