First Annual Doug Bennett Memorial Run

Phoenix to Prescott/Sedona Arizona

May 2000


Doug on Prescott ride in October 1999

This ride celebrated the life of one of our lost and special friend, Doug Bennett. Doug lost his life in a fatal motorcycle accident in December 1999 in the Phoenix metro area.  Doug's brother John and sister-in-law Shelley traveled from Washington state to attend the ride on Doug's Vmax, and release his ashes in a special ceremony along the route.

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Group at breakfast

 

Another breakfast shot Gas stop.
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Gas stop.

 

Group arrival in Jerome Drug store cowboys? Nope, the Vmax gang.
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Tina checking to see if Josh has what it takes to ride a Vmax. Stay tuned for the results!

 

Group at dinner The Bennett's and friends
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Jerry Ferguson and Bert  Wank toast

 

John Bennett talks about his brother Doug at hillside ceremony overlooking the Sedona valley

 

The group remembers Doug with a moment of silence
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John performs the ceremony with his brother ashes

 

Group at Lunch in Jerome Lunch in Jerome
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A few of the group members leave the next morning for Sedona

 

Bert and Suzy shake it on the dance floor Group riding in Sedona
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Sexy Brad Thomas Vmaxers cool off in Oak Creek Canyon's slide rock

 

Group riding in Sedona
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Group riding in Sedona

 

Group arrival in Jerome
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Gassing up

 

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Stop on side of road to wait for all riders

 

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