The BMW Club of Battle Creek
(BMW MOA #14 and BMW RA #349)
Founded in 1971, The BMW Club of Battle Creek, Michigan
(BCBMW Club), is the 14th Chartered Club of BMW MOA and the
349th Chartered Club of BMW RA.
We are a fun group of
motorcyclists, who enjoy riding, maintaining and talking about all
things related to BMW motorcycles.
to monthly meetings and ride destinations (weather permitting), our
the Original Mini-Rally the first
weekend in May each year.
If you are visiting our site for the first time, we invite you to
have a look around, join us at an event or attend a meeting and
consider becoming a member.
Better yet, get out and
50th Annual Original Mini-Rally
May 5-7, 2023
BMW Club of Battle Creek returns to
Center in Delton, MI
for our 50th Annual Original Mini Rally.
This year, we again welcome Motocross Champion Jeff Stanton to share
information about his off-road riding adventures and some great off-road riding tips.
He'll also be leading field events at 4pm on Saturday
BMW Motorcycles of Grand
Rapids will be on hand to offer demo rides and answer your
questions about the newest BMW motorcycle line-up.
for more details.
back often, as we'll be updating the rally information regularly.
Circle Pines Center
8650 Mullen Rd.
Regular Monthly club meetings have
Our next meeting will be held on
May 7, 2022 at Circle Pines Center
Mini Rally clean-up (approximately 10:30am)
Our June Monthly
meeting will be held on
Saturday, June 3, 2023 at
Liz's Parkview Cafe in Richland, MI.
Check the club calendar for meeting
Keep an eye on your e-mail and the club calendar
for updates on time and agenda.
future meeting sites should be directed to Tracy S. or Donna B.
As announced at the March club meeting, it's
almost time for our annual Club Mileage
Contest to begin! It's easy to join the fun, and you
could win "fabulous" prizes and kudos for your accomplishments.
This year's contest begins
April 1, 2023. Here's how you
Register your beginning odometer(s):
On April 1, 2023: Take a photo of your odometer(s) and send
to Mike S. no later than April 30, 2023.
2. RIDE!!! RIDE!!! RIDE!!!
your ending odometers(s) this fall:
3. Take a photo of your odometer(s) at the end of the contest
(November 3, 2023) and send it to Mike S. bu November 30,2023.
Share your adventure stories and photos
along the way.
Winners will be awarded prizes at our annual
Following the February club meeting, club
member Don H. invited members to his home for 2022 Traction
Training. Don provided the bikes and instruction, and
well-bundled club members practiced traction control on the snow.
International Female Ride Day is Saturday,
May 6, 2023
International Female Ride Day is Saturday, May
6, 2023 during the 50th Annual Original Mini Rally.
It's a great opportunity for motorcycle dealers, manufacturers and others in our community
to witness the positive impact that women have on motorcycling.
Meet other women riders at the Original Mini Rally and plan a day
ride on Saturday.
More information is available at
The Club Calendar has been updated with events
already planned for 2022. We'll do our best to keep it
current and relevent to our members' interests.
Calendar Tab above for quick access to BCBMW Club-specific and local
events of interest to our membership.
you have something you'd like to have added, please send the updates
to the Club Webmaster (here
or in the right margin).
Club Address Change
Effective following the February 2017 Club
meeting, the Club's P.O. Box has been moved from Augusta to Battle
Creek. Our new mailing address is:
BMW Battle Creek Club
P.O. Box 427
Battle Creek, MI 49016-9000
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Our calendar page now uses a
Google calendar. Meetings, rides, and events will be added by the appropriate officer as they are scheduled. Click on a calendar item to see the details. Check often during riding season as impromptu rides could appear with very short notice.