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  Our Ride Crew
  Road Captains
Ed Palaoro Scott Hamilton Ken Indorf
     
 
Richard "Taz" Green Don Carter  

Scott Hamilton
Ride Crew Lead

Do you think you might want to be a member of our ride crew?  If so, please talk to Scott, our Ride Crew Lead.  He will provide you with more information on becoming a member of our ride crew. 

Ride Captain requirements include:

  • Recommended completion of the Motorcycle Safety Foundation's Experienced Rider Course (ERC).
  • Time served as a tailgunner.
  Tail Gunners
Glenn Sandstrom Scott Hamilton Ed Palaoro
     
Richard "Taz" Green Doug Cort Mike Fry
     
Paul McInerny Ken Indorf Al Piwonka
     
Don Carter Tracey Carter Greg Schedcik

Tail Gunner requirements include:

  • Recommended completion of the Motorcycle Safety Foundation's Experienced Rider Course.
  Shepherds
Scott Hamilton Ken Indorf Ed Palaoro
     
Richard Von Luft Richard "Taz" Green Greg Schedcik
     
Mike Fry Glenn Sandstrom Susan Palaoro
     
Paul McInerny Scott Komie Tracey Carter
   
Don Carter    

Shepherd requirements include:

  • One year chapter membership and attendance at all chapter rides.

 

 

 
Ride Crew Responsibilities

Road Captain –  Will lead the rides and ensure all rides are pre-ridden to provide safety on the route. The Road Captain is in charge of the ride and will lead all rides. No rides will be ridden over the posted speed limit to ensure the safety of all the participants in the ride. The Road Captain works closely with the Tail Gunner to help control the group formation. Represents the Chapter and STAR Touring and Riding in a positive and professional manner.

Tailgunner - Rides in the back of the group and keeps an eye on the group. It is the duty of the Tail Gunner to stay with any bike that has dropped out of the ride so the group can safely continue ahead to an area of safety. The Tail Gunner works closely with the Road Captain to help control the group formation. Represent the Chapter and STAR Touring and Riding in a positive and professional manner.

Shepherd – The Shepherd greets all new riders into the group. It is the responsibility of the Shepherd to explain to new or prospective members about STAR Touring and Riding Association’s Mission Statement, Charters, Bylaws, waivers, and ride rules. It is also the Shepherd’s responsibility to make all new or prospective members feel welcomed into the group. The Shepherd shall be paired up [at a minimum] for the first 2-3 rides and/or meetings to ensure that new or prospective members do not feel left out. They should also be available to explain and/or answer questions regarding the Chapter or STAR International. Represent the Chapter and STAR Touring and Riding in a positive and professional manner.

   
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