Tullahoma Legion Riders
|Director: Jeffrey Schofill
| (931) 247-3043
The American Legion Riders (ALR) are NOT a motorcycle club (MC). And therefore, the program is not run and governed like a MC. All ALR Post Chapters in the state of Tennessee only has one constitution and by-laws. New members are not voted in, there are no club prerequisites to be a member.
The American Legion Riders ARE a program of the American Legion. It’s objectives are to promote motorcycle safety, while providing a social atmosphere for members families who share interests in serving veterans, their communities and motorcycling.
Purpose The ALR is formed to promote the aims and purpose of The American Legion as a family oriented motorcycling activity for members of The American Legion, The American Legion Auxiliary, and the Sons of The American Legion.
MISSION The ALR are well known for their charitable work, which has raised hundred of thousands of dollars for local children's hospitals, schools, veterans homes, severely wounded servicemembers and scholarships. Since 2006, Riders nationwide have participated in The American Legion Legacy Run to annually raise money for the Legacy Scholarship Fund, established to provide scholarships to children of U.S. military personnel killed since Sept. 11, 2001.
Membership - There are two classes of membership:
- Regular membership – You must first be verified as a current member of the Legion, SAL, or Auxiliary. Must be a registered owner of a street legal motorcycle with motorcycle license endorsement (this includes trikes, and other 3 wheeled vehicles) or learner permit, and have motorcycle insurance.
2. Special membership – Shall be open to current or regular members only who have relinquished ownership of a motorcycle or have a disability or injury preventing them to operate a motorcycle.
Membership dues: Tullahoma Post 43 Riders dues are: $24.00 annually.
Vest patch placement "examples only". Some specialized patches may only be available by request through our Post, ask for details.
For specific order, placement, and guidelines, refer to: Department Constitution and Bylaws
For the latest in Riders apparel and gear, including patches, go to Legion Rider Merchandise - Emblem Sales
Legion Riders founded a national movement called “Patriot Guard” (www.patriotguard.org) that honors and protects the sanctity of military funerals and memorial services.
For more information: www.legion.org/riders