BrigadeAca,!a,,cs bikers enjoy day of riding in Ironhorse Bike Stampede

By Spc. Shejal Pulivarti, 1st BCT, 1st Cav. Div. Public AffairsJune 17, 2008

The group of Ironhorse motorcycle riders line up in preparation to ride back to Fort Hood, Texas after enjoying lunch in Llano, Texas during the Ironhorse Bike Stampede June 12.  The day was a bike mentorship ride that gave experienced riders the chance to give new riders a few pointers.
1 / 6 Show Caption + Hide Caption – The group of Ironhorse motorcycle riders line up in preparation to ride back to Fort Hood, Texas after enjoying lunch in Llano, Texas during the Ironhorse Bike Stampede June 12. The day was a bike mentorship ride that gave experienced riders the chance to give new riders a few pointers. (Photo Credit: Spc. Shejal Pulivarti, 1st BCT, 1st Cav. Div. Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL
West Palm Beach, Fla. Native Spc. Steve Price, gunner, Company A, 2nd Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, takes in the scenic route during the Ironhorse Bike Stampede June 12.  The stampede afforded young riders to learn from experienced riders.
2 / 6 Show Caption + Hide Caption – West Palm Beach, Fla. Native Spc. Steve Price, gunner, Company A, 2nd Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, takes in the scenic route during the Ironhorse Bike Stampede June 12. The stampede afforded young riders to learn from experienced riders. (Photo Credit: Spc. Shejal Pulivarti, 1st BCT, 1st Cav. Div. Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL
San Angelo, Texas native Sgt. Michael Middleton (left), shop foreman for Troop D, 1st Squadron, 7th Cavalry Regiment plugs a tire and checks the pressure before continuing on the ride back from Llano, Texas during the Ironhorse Bike Stampede June 12.  The stampede was a chance for new riders to learn the tricks of the trade from those who have more experience.
3 / 6 Show Caption + Hide Caption – San Angelo, Texas native Sgt. Michael Middleton (left), shop foreman for Troop D, 1st Squadron, 7th Cavalry Regiment plugs a tire and checks the pressure before continuing on the ride back from Llano, Texas during the Ironhorse Bike Stampede June 12. The stampede was a chance for new riders to learn the tricks of the trade from those who have more experience. (Photo Credit: Spc. Shejal Pulivarti, 1st BCT, 1st Cav. Div. Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL
San Angelo, Texas native Sgt. Michael Middleton (left), shop foreman, Niles, Ohio native Sgt. William Young (center), operations noncommissioned officer in charge and Midland, Texas native Staff Sgt. Brandon Taylor, team chief all in Troop D, 1st Squadron, 7th Cavalry Regiment enjoy their lunch while talking about the scenic route to Llano, Texas during the Ironhorse Bike Stampede June 12.
4 / 6 Show Caption + Hide Caption – San Angelo, Texas native Sgt. Michael Middleton (left), shop foreman, Niles, Ohio native Sgt. William Young (center), operations noncommissioned officer in charge and Midland, Texas native Staff Sgt. Brandon Taylor, team chief all in Troop D, 1st Squadron, 7th Cavalry Regiment enjoy their lunch while talking about the scenic route to Llano, Texas during the Ironhorse Bike Stampede June 12. (Photo Credit: Spc. Shejal Pulivarti, 1st BCT, 1st Cav. Div. Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL
Killeen, Texas native Sgt. 1st Class Erick Cox, first sergeant for Troop A, 1st squadron, 7th Cavalry Regiment inspects his bike during the motorcycle inspection prior to the Ironhorse Bike Stampede June 12.  The stampede was a mentorship ride that enabled experienced riders to guide inexperienced riders in various riding techniques.
5 / 6 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Killeen, Texas native Sgt. 1st Class Erick Cox, first sergeant for Troop A, 1st squadron, 7th Cavalry Regiment inspects his bike during the motorcycle inspection prior to the Ironhorse Bike Stampede June 12. The stampede was a mentorship ride that enabled experienced riders to guide inexperienced riders in various riding techniques. (Photo Credit: Spc. Shejal Pulivarti, 1st BCT, 1st Cav. Div. Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL
Midland, Texas native Sgt. 1st Class Michael Morgan, first sergeant for Company C, 115th Brigade Support Battalion loads his saddle bags during the motorcycle inspection prior to the Ironhorse Bike Stampede June 12 at Fort Hood, Texas.  The stampede was geared toward providing inexperienced riders with advice from experienced riders on safety.
6 / 6 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Midland, Texas native Sgt. 1st Class Michael Morgan, first sergeant for Company C, 115th Brigade Support Battalion loads his saddle bags during the motorcycle inspection prior to the Ironhorse Bike Stampede June 12 at Fort Hood, Texas. The stampede was geared toward providing inexperienced riders with advice from experienced riders on safety. (Photo Credit: Spc. Shejal Pulivarti, 1st BCT, 1st Cav. Div. Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL