The 4th National Armed Forces Day Freedom Ride-Springfield, Virginia

Sponsored by Able Forces
The ride starts at 6520 Amherst Avenue in Springfield. Registration begins at 9:00 am. The ride ends with military displays, music, food and vendors. Fundraiser for Able Forces job training and employment for wounded warriors, disabled veterans, spouses and caregivers. For more information call (540)[masked], click here to send e-mail, or go to http://www.ableforces.org.

REGISTRATION

Online Registration — $15 per bike (Includes one free patch)
On-site Registration — $15 per bike (Patches available for $1)
*Passengers are an additional $5 each

Register today

If you have any questions, or need additional details, please email Kathy Rogers or call her at 540.631.9600.

 

THE RIDE

9:00 - 9:30 am          Registration will be at 9AM
9:30 - 10:00 am        Law enforcement safety briefing
10:00 am                    Depart

Ride starts and finishes at:
American Legion Post 176, 6520 Amherst Avenue, Springfield VA 22150

Riders will leave Springfield American Legion escorted by the Fairfax County and Prince William County Police Motorcycle Squads. We'll take backroads to Quantico Memorial Cemetery and have a Remembrance of the Fallen ceremony at the Cemetery. Then we'll return back to Springfield via I-95.


Join or login to comment.

  • Kenneth

    Where do I get some of those lime green rain gear?

    May 19, 2013

    • Ronald T

      Those were issued by my employer,but you can check www.tingleyrubber.com and look for hi viz "vision" outerwear

      May 19, 2013

  • Ronald T

    Made it back to Bmore. Bike key in hand! Spare key pinned to my person. Nice pics Tammy.

    1 · May 18, 2013

    • Tammy

      Ronald um, did you get lost? Are you ok? Rte 95 to Baltimore...is blue.

      May 18, 2013

    • Ronald T

      No didn't get lost, just a long way back to home. Got back about 5:30

      1 · May 18, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Ron, did u see your key pic? I know u know where ur keys are located!

    1 · May 18, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Very good ride today, the rain made it very interesting, I hope you all had as much fun as I did! I am completely dry now!

    May 18, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Enjoyed the ride today. Hope you all found something warm to drink.

    May 18, 2013

  • Tammy

    home safe. GREAT EVENT!

    May 18, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Home safe, a little soggy, but safe! B-)

    May 18, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Police escort was Awsome!!! Extra wet kisses from God...... Ummmmmmm.....Yeah

    May 18, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Ron, meet Tammy on Woodrow Wilson Bridge

    May 18, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Tammy us meeting Ron on Woodrow Wilson. I'm here. It'll be a short ride to start point. Lets Goooooooiii! B-)

    May 18, 2013

    • Ronald T

      Hey Karma I'm at Sunoco at National Harbor. Didn't know where Tammy was meeting.where us Woodrow Wilson.

      May 18, 2013

  • Tammy

    I'm going...if it rains, I'll bow out and go home. 50% is just a possibility now, 70% is a guarantee.

    May 18, 2013

    • Tammy

      I wont be there in 30 LOL[masked]

      May 18, 2013

    • Ronald T

      Ok I'll ride slower.

      May 18, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Looks like I'm going to bow out of this ride. Weather forecasters are calling for a 50% chance of thundershowers. Really hate riding in the rain...especially that far away from home..

    May 17, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    What time will the group get back from this event?

    May 14, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      Starts and ends in Springfield, VA

      May 14, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      Thank you!

      May 14, 2013

  • Michelle aka ".

    Im there!!! With a spare key to boot!!!

    1 · May 14, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    For sure

    May 13, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    For sure

    February 9, 2013

5 went

  • Tammy
    U-Turn, Organizer
    Event Host
  • A former member
  • A former member
  • A former member

This Meetup is community funded

$22.17/year

Community doesn't create itself! It takes time, passion, and resources.

Your dues help your organizer cover costs, hold great Meetups, and make your community great.

90 day free trial

No credit card required

After the trial you must pay dues to be a member of this Meetup.

Cancel dues at any time.

Dues are billed each year.

Our Sponsors

People in this
Meetup are also in:

Sometimes the best Meetup Group is the one you start

Get started Learn more
Katie

I'm surprised by the level of growth I've seen since becoming an organizer, it's given me more confidence in my abilities.

Katie, started NYC ICO

Sign up

Meetup members, Log in

By clicking "Sign up" or "Sign up using Facebook", you confirm that you accept our Terms of Service & Privacy Policy