WOUNDED KNEE MEMORIAL MOTORCYCLE RUN
2014 Run will be held on August 1st and 2nd
HONORING THE TRAIL OF CHIEF BIG FOOT FROM FT YATES, ND TO EAGLE BUTTE, SD TO THE WOUNDED KNEE GRAVE SITEWe would like to welcome you to the Wounded Knee Memorial Motorcycle Run website. This website is being established to provide information about the run and the Native Americans who were involved in the Wounded Knee Massacre. We truly hope this site brings a better understanding of the history and events that took place leading up to and at wounded knee. We also hope this site brings all those who make the run with us closer together and help them to be more understanding and accepting of the cultural differences between Native and Non-Native Americans that live in this very culturally diverse country we all live in. Everyone who wishes to stay in one of the hotels at any of the stops or at the end of the ride should make your reservations as soon as possible as the hotels are usually full during this time of year due to local events. See hotel information on the RIDE INFORMATION TAB ORDER YOUR T-SHIRTS SEE TAB ABOVE PLEASE GO TO THE SAFETY PAGE FOR NEW SAFETY RULE CONCERNING FLAGS
THE MISSION OF THE WOUNDED KNEE MEMORIAL MOTORCYCLE RUN IS TO PRESERVE THE MEMORY OF THE INNOCENT LAKOTA PEOPLE WHO SUFFERED AND DIED ON DECEMBER 29, 1890. WE WILL HONOR THE ANCESTORS THROUGH PRAYER AND CEREMONY BY REMEMBERING AND PAYING OUR RESPECTS. EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS COORDINATED THROUGHOUT THE RUN WILL BE PRESENTED BY THE DESCENDENT'S OF THE WOUNDED KNEE MASSACRE BRINGING AWARENESS TO ALL PEOPLE; THEN HEALING AND UNITY CAN BE ACHIEVED.
THIS RUN IS DRUG AND ALCOHOL FREE! THE RUN IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY INJURY, DAMAGE OR THEFT DURING THE RUN. ALL RIDERS RIDE AT THEIR OWN RISK.
THE WOUNDED KNEE MEMORIAL MOTORCYCLE RUN IS NOT IN ANY WAY AFFILIATED WITH ANY OTHER MOTORCYCLE EVENTS HELD DURING THIS TIME.