Categories Dirt-Track. All rights reserved. The paperboys would race around and do stunts. Dorresteyn became a member of the Richmond Ramblers motorcycle club, which was the home of a number of nationally ranked racers. His strength, sense of humor, and big heart will be sorely missed. Great move Dick!
AMA Motorcycle Museum Hall of Fame | Dick Dorresteyn
In Mann returned to his trail riding roots. Dorresteyn became a member of the Richmond Ramblers motorcycle club, which was the home of a number of nationally ranked racers. If so, another Dorresteyn would be a candidate for the AMA Hall of Fame, if that body ever kicks its gas-huffing habit and sees the bright blue spark of the future…. He finally got into the race about a minute behind. He owns a business specializing in restoring and selling vintage race motorcycles.
For example, after winning the cc Lightweight Grand Prix event for Harley-Davidson on the Saturday of the Daytona road races, Hammer was confident about his chances to win the mile race the following day. Hammer himself recalls how he and Van Leeuwen got interested in racing. Whitehorse Press September 7, Dorresteyn continued racing through Gardena Speedway later renamed Ascot Park was running half-mile races on Friday nights at the time.
Add a Memory. Joe finished second in points in his final season. His maternal grandfather co-founded the Richmond Ramblers MC in , mortgaging his home to help buy a clubhouse in Point Richmond, with enough adjacent open space to host club rides and competitions. Subscribe to Our Weekly Newsletter Leave this field empty if you're human:. Dorresteyn was born on January 28, in Oakland, California. Please try again.