2013 EVENT SCHEDULE
GENERAL INFORMATION: Originally named “The First Amendment Demonstration Ride” and later became known as “The Run For The Wall” or "The Ride For Freedom". In 1987 Viet Nam Veterans united and decided to bring forwarded to our government and the American people, the concern for American POW- MIA left behind. A ride “Demonstration” to our Nations home, demanding full accountability and to bring them home. Over tewnty-five hundred participants attended the first demonstration ride in Washington DC. Each year since it has gained more attention, drawin more participants.
Last year 2012, we celebrated its 25th year, the biggest ever. Over 850,000 participants and supporters were estimated by the DC police and the National Park Service. Rolling Thunder’s Run For The Wall, is one of the largest one-day motor- cycle events in the world. In our hearts, the most important. It is a reminder that many Servicesmembers from all wars, who have fought for our freedom did not make it home. A reminder of our promise “they we will not be forgotten and that we will continue to demand from our government, full accountability. We owe it to them and we owe it to their families.
PARTICIPATION: You “DO NOT” have to own or ride a motorcycle, or be a veteran to be part of this event. Everyone can take is welcome to show your support by lining the streets during the Demonstration Ride. You are also welcome to participate in all the scheduled activities and events during the weekend.
If you do ride, you can join the motorcycle demonstration, “Run For The Wall". Be part of this historical event while paying tribute to those still unaccounted for and veterans of all wars.
Be sure to click on and review our "Group Riding Plan". It is important that you understand how we ride as a group.
Visit rollingthunder1.com for more information about the Run For The Wall.
VIDEOS OF THE RUN FOR THE WALL. Click, Sit Back and Enjoy.