Time of post 7:00 AM Thursday 11/17/16
There appears to be WEATHER coming in for our ride.
Stay tuned HERE and watch your email for any changes or updates to the schedule.

Time of post 9:40 AM Thursday 11/17/16
The Cafe will open at 7:00am and we will set up the back table for the Food Drive with Coffee and Pastries.
Time of post 8:40 PM Thursday 11/17/16
It will rain but there is a window so the Ride us ON see you all at the track!
Time of post 6:40 AM Friday 11/18/16
Kathy and I will be at the Cafe at 7:15 AM on our motorcycles
So come to the gate sign in and go to the Cafe for HOT coffee and rolls
Ride could cancel put lets stay positive!
It's about the FOOD!

Time of post 3:45 PM Friday 11/18/16
If the ride should cancel, Kathy and I will stay at the cafe until lunch and the drawing will happen.
This will give you all a chance to donate food and/or money and purchase raffle tickets.
There are some GREAT prizes making the trip worth it.
Check them out below!

Time of post 5:45 AM Saturday 11/19/16
The ride is canceled
we will ride down and accept food and money in the Cafe and do the lunch and drawing if possible
If the weather clears LAPS are also possible!


16th Annual
Sonoma Raceway Food drive

Thanksgiving Food Drive

Saturday November 19th 2016
Let's RIDE and GIVE, and have a little FUN!
Bring food or money to RKA or Sonoma Raceway right up to November 19th
We will take a nice tour of the beautiful Coast and Wine country
Starting and ending back at Sonoma Raceway.y
Take a few laps, & have lunch with Richard & Kathy
RSVP at the bottom of this page.

Here are the details:

Non-perishable food items collected will be given to "Friends In Sonoma Helping" (FISH) in Sonoma as will as the San Franciso / Marin Food bank

Donate five or more Non-perishable food items of food, or give a $10 donation.
You can purchase more tickets for the drawing. 1 for $1.00, 7 for $5.00, 15 for $10.00.
NOW until November 19th drop off at Sonoma Raceway or RKA and receive a ticket good for the ride around the coast and wine country & laps around Sonoma Raceway with Richard and Kathy.

Arrival 7:30 AM to 8:15 AM
When you arrive at gate one pull to the right and stop at grouping area Then sign in.
Coffee, rolls, Raffle/Drawing tickets, are waiting for you.

Celebrity Riders!
The celebrity riders list will be posted here
and will be updated to the last minute so check back often
You will get to meet players in the motorcycle industry and speak with them,
ask questions and get answers during morning coffee, the photo stops, at the track, and during lunch.

Riders meeting 8:15 (MUST attend)
Depart 8:30 AM SHARP!

The ride is about 90 miles, so please have a full tank when you arrive at the track, a proper machine and proper riding gear
This ride will take just about three hours getting us back to the track just in time for the food presentation and laps
MAP and directions below
Click on the map for a bigger printable map.
11/13/16 this map as been updated reflecting

Click on the photos for a bigger image.

Sign up
Sonoma Raceway Gate one
Registration 7:30 am - 8:00 am. Coffee.
Sonoma Raceway Gate one
Stage for departure at 8:25 am

at Nicasio 23 miles into the ride. This is not a stop just a regrouping

at the Tomales Deli 50 miles in
for coffee, photos and chat.

Marin French Cheese Factory
for coffee, photos and chat.
Please park your bikes correctly and NOT in the driveway.

Arrivial back at the track is about 11:30 AM
GGo through the gate after signing in Then left up the hill, then right to the

Donation presentation will be done here with group photos
Group will assemble in the pit area and laps will start between 12:00 & 12:30 PM (weather permitting)

1:00 PM!
After the laps we we will all meet for lunch at,
The Sonoma Raceway Cafe.
You can eat if you like or just hang out fo the drawing.
celebrity guests:
Surj Gish:
Editor In Chief, CityBike Magazine
(NOTE: you must be present at the lunch drawing to win prizes)

This area will be updated as new prizes are added.

RKA ONE piece of
RKA luggage

of your choice
valued from
$120.00 to $330.00!
  Sonoma Raceway 3J's Trackday

City Bike T-Shirts,
  Sonoma Raceway 2 Race Tickets to the 2017 event of your choice

Sonoma Raceway Wine Cooler Set   Sonoma Raceway Sonoma Raceway
Stemless Wine Glasses

Sonoma Raceway GoPro Hero4 (Silver) Valued at $349.99   Sonoma Raceway Josh Hayes
4-time AMA Superbike Champion Signed Photo

$100.00 Off
$150.00 Off
$200.00 Off
GIft Certificate
for a
Glow Rider Jackets.
Black or Neon
Valued at $299.99
  Clearwater Lights

50% off on a set of
Clearwater Lights!
Value upward of $500.00

$100.00 Off
  Clearwater Lights

Andie Flash Light
a $120.00 Value!

Warm & Safe

5 USB Power connectors


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We need to know
Call Richard or Kathy at RKA at 707 836 7659
e-mail us the information below

You can cut and paste the following information and e-mail it by clicking on the link above

My name is:
My Phone is:
My Email is:

YES I am coming for everything, the Ride from the track, Ride around the track, and lunch,
YES I am coming for just, the Ride.
YES I am coming for just, the Ride around the track.
YES I am coming for just, the Ride around the track and lunch.

For even more information contact
7694 Bell Road, Windsor, CA, 95492
(707) 836-7659.

1: The ride will leave Sonoma Raceway at 8:30 AM SHARP! and we will arrive back at the track around 11:30 AM.
MUST bring food or $10.00 and sign in
for the ride around the track before we leave.
2: Ride around the track will be about 12:30. (RAIN CANCELS LAPS).
3: If you are meeting us at the track you
MUST bring food or $10.00 and sign in
for the Ride around the track.
4: FUEL, have a full tank BEFORE you arrive at the Track. Be ready to go. The Ride is Apx 90 miles.
5: SAFE motorcycle with good tires.
6: Try to bring food BEFORE the 19th and save some time. RKA will transport food from Windsor.