Riding SnoMoChop at Dirtbag Challenge 2018 - snowmobile-powered hardtail chopper. Photo: Angelica Rubalcaba.

Finishing the Snomo-Job: Riding the 2018 Dirtbag Challenge on a Snowmobile-Powered Hardtail

Every stop sign is an opportunity to launch a little harder and let the two-stroke sing a little longer. Ed and his TL follow as I confuse commuters with my mutated-leaf-blower-on-crack exhaust note, my GPS giving instructions in my ear as we criss-cross the city. By the time we hit the Golden Gate bridge, my cheeks hurt from smiling.
Dirtbag Challenge 2017

Dirtbaggin’ 2017

By Fish Photos by Fish, Justin Martens & Max Klein You know the Dirtbag Challenge, right? The SF-born phenomenon is now in its 15th year, and there’s even been a New York version. Recent years have boug... Read More...

CityBike Magazine, December 2017

We apparently promote "hooligan behavior."

  • We ride Zero Motorcycles's FXS supermoto, and you just know there were shenanigans.
  • We put a real-world beating on Honda Motorcycles & ATVs's CRF250L Rally.
  • Fish goes Dirtbaggin'... or is it Dirtbag goes fishin'?
  • Locals Only: Lawrence Giardina of LG Moto.
  • CityBike Magazine, February 2017

    In search of the elusive Oakland Flying Fish...

  • Classic style, modern fun: we ride Yamaha's SCR950.
  • The Dirtbag is dead, long live the Dirtbag!
  • Fast In Five, part 2: Peter Mars continues his lessons in speed.
  • Why do we ride?
  • CityBike Project: The Return of Triple Black Beauty.
  • Locals Only: Kalle Hoffman's Indian Chief chopper survivor, "Wounded Knee".
  • CityBike Magazine, November 2015

    GS-Excessive

  • GS-Excessive: Suzuki's Rambunctious GSX-S1000F.
  • Beemer Bashing on a K1600GTL.
  • A Dirtbag in New York: Poll Goes to the Motorcycle Film Festival.
  • Strolling the Harley-Davidson Museum: The Works of Rembrrapp, Franz Hauls-Ass and Van Go!