Why do some bikers were 1 spur?
The myth supposedly began back in the days of the American Calvary. When a soldier would die, after his burial his comrades would take his boots and face them backwards in the stirrups of the saddle on his horse. They would then ride away wearing only one spur out of respect for the fallen soldier. The motorcycling community has adopted this same symbol of honor. When you see a biker wearing one spur they are honoring brothers and sisters who have died chasing the wind.
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A spur can be a pointed device put on a rider's heel, which is used to drive the horse on. It can also mean to prod into action. A spur can be a spike that is found on the bac…k of the leg of a cock or male game bird, which is used in fighting. A spur can also be a steel point which is fastened to the leg of a gamecock. It can be a climbing iron. It can be something, which projects or branches off from a main body. In botany a spur is a slender tubular projection from the base of a flower.
s ome famous dirtbikers would be, . Ricky carmichael,. look under, what are the names of some famous dirt bikers, for more information. :)
It is a tradition brought over from the Cavalry. A single spur is worn on the right boot in remembrance of a fallen Brother. Some riders are also members of The Order of the… Spur, a tradition in the US Cavalry in which a Trooper is awarded his Combat Spurs after engaging in combat or completing a Spur ride.
Giving a spur to a survivor is a biker's tradition of honoring a fallen friend or loss of a loved one. Here is a presentation given at a friend's funeral (copied from a pla…card given to the family at the service) - the name has been removed to respect the privacy of the family. Spur Presentation "Today, I have worn this single spur in honor of [deceased's name]. This tradition dates back to medieval days and the knighthood, when medieval horsemen returning from battle would wear one spur instead of a pair, symbolizing the loss of their brother knight. This was significant because it was their spurs that symbolized a man was a knight; not his sword, horse or armor. And no matter what kind of hardship a knight faced, he would part with everything else before he would part with his spurs. This tradition has been handed down and adopted by many groups throughout the centuries. Most notably, perhaps, is the United States Cavalry, where spurs are only awarded to a deserving few. These chosen few represented the best of the best and embodied all that has been, is, and ever will be great within the organization. The tradition has also been adopted by many of today's "Iron Horsemen" to honor a fallen brother or sister rider. With this tradition in mind, it is an honor and a privilege to present you with this spur as a keepsake to remember your loved one's last ride. Please accept our deepest condolences." When the verbal presentation is complete, motorcyclist kneels down, removes his spur, and presents it to the loved one. He then stands back up, turns and walks away.
They have 3 toes in the front one towards the rear and a sur if they are mature enough.
The motorcycling sense of 1%, comes from a supposed 1948 statement by the American Motorcycle Association that ninety-nine percent of motorcyclists are good people enjoying a …clean sport, and it is only one percent who are antisocial barbarians. This was following the infamous Holister Riots, where 4000 bikers turned up for a party, everyone had a great time but it was 'spoiled' by 1% of the party goers. This was then siezed by the OMC (Outlaw Motorcycle Clubs), who proudly started to wear the 1% patch with pride, and continue to do so to this day.
some famous dirt bikers . Jimmy Jared, . Mike Brown, . Bobby Prochau, . Chuck Sun, . Malcom Smith, . Jeff Ward, . and, Rickey carmichael, . Those are j…ust some dirt bikers, you can also look. under "dirt bike dictionary" for more info on models, of dirt bikes and. so on.
A biker travels 1 mile in 2 minutes 30 seconds At this rate how many miles will the biker travel in 1 hour?
YES. All bikers are extremely and over-obsessively GAY! they wear spandex outfits to send a message that they are gay and to seduce you into the ways of the gay biker buldg…e society, or GBBS. the GBBS is a special organizaation that is perfect for you. best of wishes, Jim. PS ur gay i know it's funny. homo go buldge urself teehee
The other one fell off.
on a bikers vest the one percenter means they will do what it takes.the mc stands for motorcycle club
no way they are the best team
I've heard two deffrent story's told.One is it's a brotherhood thing between to biker's and they ware it on there left boot.and the secount one is they have a 100 thousand mil…e spur and its engraved on it,That say's 100 thousand mile's.I'm a Real bike and i ware my spur on my left boot for many years.for brotherhood.And i still to this day Ride my old Pandhead on a Rigid frame with kickstart on it.
To a person who rides a bike, 1% means 1 hundredth, 0.01 or 1/100
There are many biker gangs that are of note, with the most famous of these being the H***'s Angels, known across the world. Lesser known biker gangs of note include the Warloc…ks, H***'s Lovers, and Blue Angels.
Bikers should be sure to wear a helmet at all times to keep themselves safe. If possible, long pants and sleeves will also protect a rider in the event of a spill. Be aware …that not all motorists are watching out for people riding bicycles, so if possible stay off main roads and stick to the bike trails.
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