The chrome flashed and flashed. At the motorcycle meeting of the bavarian-cruiser of the royal star club germany more than 60 of the rare yamaha bikes stood close together.
The 350-kilogram, 74-hp cruisers, built in california, only rolled off the production line between 1996 and 1999. Only about 1500 were exported to germany, estimates organizer helmut wichert aka "gichtl".
It buried the riders of clubs from all over the country on the sports ground of the FC wacker trailsdorf. "When gichtl calls, they all come", declares "ralle" from kassel. A couple also arrived from basel with their royal star machine.
"With the franken it is always so funny", FIND. The french meeting of the "bavarian-cruisers took place for the ninth time in trailsdorf.
It started with five motorcycles
It was initiated by helmut wichert and had its beginnings with five motorcycles. Every year since then, more and more participants have come to aischgrund.
Trips in the near surroundings and a rock evening with live music make the three-day meeting a very popular event.