Motorcycles and Motives
Posted 4 months ago

Normal for many men of his generation, Paul Arnott grew up viewing men’s health as a taboo t...

But First, A Quick Pit-Stop
Posted 5 months ago

The Distinguished Gentleman's Ride Social Connections Challenge is using funds raised by the Disti...

DGR Cool in Bournemouth and Poole
Posted 5 months ago

How did you get involved in the Distinguished Gentleman's Ride (DGR)? In all honesty, on a family...

An Ice-olated DGR In Antarctica
Posted 5 months ago

Since 2012, tens of thousands of men and women around the world have taken part in the annual D...

A Legendary Start to DGR 2022
Posted 7 months ago

It’s undeniable that the 1950s sparked the emergence of some of the most inspiring cultures ...

Decade of Dapper Helmet Auction is Live!
Posted 1 year ago

10 Days, 10 Artists, 10 Helmets, 10 Years of Riding Dapper! The Distinguished Gentleman’s Rid...

Announcing 5 More Years of Triumph Partnership
Posted 1 year ago

8 years ago today, we welcomed the first-ever Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride event, sponsore...

Stage 2: Programs funded in the DGR Social Connections Challenge
Posted 1 year ago

The Second Phase of Funding has been announced for the DGR Social Connections Challenge! To...

10 Year Anniversary Triumph Thruxton RS
Posted 1 year ago

In collaboration with Triumph, we have created a stunning one-off custom DGR 10th Year Anniversary T...

The DGR Safety Check
Posted 1 year ago

SAFETY TIPS Here we will break down the key safety checks and riding tips for any classic and vinta...

Decade of Dapper Custom Helmet Auction
Posted 1 year ago

To celebrate a decade of riding dapper for men's health, The Distinguished Gentleman's Ride and our ...

Leaving Tracks: Bobby Haas, 2021 DGR Ambassador
Posted 1 year ago

The term "motorcycle mecca" has been overused these days by events that draw a larger-than-average c...

ELF Engine Oil Maintenance
Posted 1 year ago

For any classic and vintage motorcycle enthusiast, an oil change is a regular part of your maintenan...

2020 Movember-DGR-PCF Challenge Award
Posted 1 year ago

As a direct result of our community's wonderful fundraising, two innovative new approaches to trea...

Stage 1: Programs funded in the DGR Social Connections Challenge
Posted 1 year ago

In June 2020, The Distinguished Gentleman's Ride Social Connections Challenge was announced w...

Important DGR 2021 Information
Posted 1 year ago

Since our inaugural year in 2012, The Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride has run on the last Sun...

Veterans & First Responders Grant Program
Posted 2 years ago

In partnership with Movember, we’re proud to announce a new $4.35M USD Mental Health Grants Fu...

Why I'm Riding Solo: Matthew Richards
Posted 2 years ago

How many of you have gone and had a PSA test after learning about prostate cancer through DGR? ...

A Pairing of Passions
Posted 2 years ago

You’ve heard it time and time again, this is a strange year. You know why - you’ve hea...

Why I'm Riding Solo: William Moore
Posted 2 years ago

William "Bill" Moore from Chicago tells his story on why he rides in DGR. Shot in Chicago, USA, Bill...

Captain Mike, From Kansas City
Posted 2 years ago

On August 10th, we received an open letter. This letter came after we shared another story of a...

Bridgestone Tyre Safety Check
Posted 2 years ago

We all know how important it is to look after your health, but how often do you check in with your t...

One of the Firsts: Jim's Story
Posted 2 years ago

"The Distinguished Gentleman's Ride saved my life..." Way back in 2015, we featured one of our firs...

Faces of DGR: Oso from Buenos Aires
Posted 2 years ago

  Oso is not only a dedicated and passionate DGR host, but his involvement in the cause bega...

Why I'm Riding Solo: Eric Hansen
Posted 2 years ago

2020 might be a solo event for our riders, but riding in groups isn't the only good thing about DGR....

Faces of DGR: Niklas from Gothenburg
Posted 2 years ago

Niklas has been a ride host and participant of DGR in Gothenburg, Sweden, for 8 years since 2013. He...

DGR Dapper Challenge
Posted 2 years ago

DGR Dapper Challenge While we can't ride together in this year's DGR, our goal of connecting digita...

DGR 2020 Update
Posted 2 years ago

  DGR 2020 UPDATE - THIS YEAR WE RIDE SOLO The 2020 Distinguished Gentleman's Ride is not c...

DGR Social Connections Challenge Has Launched
Posted 2 years ago

Movember and The Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride have teamed up to announce The Distingu...

8 Things To Do In Isolation
Posted 2 years ago

  Isolation has reached every one of us, all around the world. Not knowing what day is it, w...

2019 DGR Wrap Up Video #5
Posted 2 years ago

The Distinguished Gentleman's Ride presents to you, the fifth and final instalment in our series o...

2019 DGR Wrap Up Video #4
Posted 2 years ago

The Distinguished Gentleman's Ride presents to you, the fourth instalment in our series of Wrap Up V...

Tidy Tai From Tampa Bay
Posted 2 years ago

You would have seen this man before. His incredibly unique style has made him instantly recognisable...

2019 DGR Wrap Up Video #3
Posted 2 years ago

The Distinguished Gentleman's Ride presents to you, the third instalment in our series of Wrap Up Vi...

2019 DGR Wrap Up Video #2
Posted 2 years ago

The Distinguished Gentleman's Ride presents to you, the second instalment in our series of Wrap...

2019 DGR Wrap Up Video #1
Posted 2 years ago

The Distinguished Gentleman's Ride presents to you, the first instalment in our series of Wrap Up Vi...

DGR 2019 Highlights
Posted 2 years ago

With The 2019 Distinguished Gentleman's Ride prize competitions ending, we can happily announce all ...

The Search: Kirsten Midura's Story
Posted 3 years ago

Have you ever felt alone? Kirsten has. She travelled from Portland to New York, leaving behind her f...

Top Fundraiser, Christoffer Andersen
Posted 3 years ago

The Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride of 2019 is nearly upon us. Every year, incredible folks fro...

Programs We Fund: Resilience Grows Here
Posted 3 years ago

  Resilience Grows Here (RGH) is a community that fosters the health and resilience of veter...

Getting to Know DGR Host, Bob Lock
Posted 3 years ago

We all participate in DGR for our own reasons. Giving, fighting, remembering - it's a cocktail of re...

Eric Hendrikx: One Moment Can Change It All
Posted 3 years ago

If you’ve taken a glance at our social posts recently, you will have seen this man grace your ...

Introducing Jeff Gough from Brisbane, Australia.
Posted 3 years ago

Most people know of Brisbane. They know it as one of the most popular tourist destinations in Austra...

Programs We Fund: Boxing Futures
Posted 3 years ago

Together, The Distinguished Gentleman's Ride and the Movember Foundation are dedicated to saving men...

DGR Style Tips
Posted 3 years ago

Gone are the days when social media was simply a medium to communicate. It has now transcended itsel...

Beautiful Bikes of DGR - Part 3
Posted 3 years ago

The final instalment of The Beautiful Bikes of DGR is here, where we will display some of the m...

The Toronto Show!
Posted 3 years ago

With its unique skyline featuring steady flows of high-rise towers, and the piercing salute of the C...

The Fight Against Prostate Cancer
Posted 3 years ago

On average:  Men die six years earlier than women 1 in 8 men are diagnosed in their lifetime ...

A Quick Bern Through Switzerland
Posted 3 years ago

Let’s talk photography for just a moment. With just a flutter of a lens, images across the wo...

Copenhagen: The City of Spires
Posted 3 years ago

The city of Copenhagen has always been a stunning ride, this Scandinavian haven always inspires beau...

3rd Highest Fundraiser, Rob Fowler
Posted 3 years ago

You might know this man - a man who has achieved superstar status, fundraising to be the 3rd highest...

Beautiful Bikes of DGR - Part 2
Posted 3 years ago

Hamburg, Germany - Michael Pfeiffer Part 2 of The Beautiful Bikes of DGR is here, where we wil...

DGR Rider Stories: Brian Kitzman
Posted 3 years ago

Meet Brian Kitzman, 50 year-old Industrial/Organisational psychologist from Chicago, IL, USA and 5th...

Hamilton - A Small Canadian Town That's Not Slowing Down
Posted 3 years ago

We’ve heard stories from hosts who have carried the torch of DGR all the way back to its inaug...

Beautiful Bikes of DGR - Part 1
Posted 3 years ago

With The Distinguished Gentleman's Ride being the stunningly visual event that it is, we find oursel...

The Triumphant Ton-Up Thruxton
Posted 3 years ago

As most of you would know, The Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride offers a bevy of beautiful prize...

'Our Noble Experience', a Custom Expression
Posted 3 years ago

'Our Noble Experience', with Daniel Maglietta The Distinguished Gentleman's Ride is quite a unique ...

The Dapper Braaaper
Posted 3 years ago

Support for The Distinguished Gentleman's Ride varies wildly across the world, riders who are inspir...

The Art of Motorcycling, With Chris White
Posted 4 years ago

The quest or journey to self discovery has its ups and downs. The Bushido philosophy suggests that ...

The Faces of DGR London
Posted 4 years ago

The Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride. A parade through the hearts of over 600 cities around the ...

'Stronger', The Chris Livett Story
Posted 4 years ago

Cancer. It affects us all. Physically, we all know; but mentally, it opens every one of us up to th...

The Belo Brunchers are Back!
Posted 4 years ago

On July 30th, 2017, the team of DGR Belo Horizonte hosted a brunch to connect with their riders befo...

The Distinguished Gentleman's Kid
Posted 4 years ago

The Distinguished Gentleman's Kid - a story of a young lad, donning his finest and joining his fathe...

An Amsterdam Good Time
Posted 4 years ago

When The Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride first began in 2012, word of this fun and fruitful e...

Prevention, Phil Green's Story
Posted 5 years ago

'PREVENTION', THE PHIL GREEN STORY Fighting to defeat prostate cancer has, and always will be at th...

Real Stories - Why We Ride
Posted 5 years ago

This year, the Distinguished Gentlemen’s Ride will see more than 70,000 riders gathered in o...

On The Road
Posted 5 years ago

  This year, on Sunday September 24th, cities around the world will take to the streets to s...

New York City - A Thriving Concrete Jungle
Posted 5 years ago

  In 2017, The Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride will play host to over 600 cities across...

SURVIVOR
Posted 5 years ago

'SURVIVOR', THE MARK ATKINSON STORY 2017 saw The Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride double i...

London and the Local Gentlefolk
Posted 5 years ago

London participated for the 5th year in a row and once again topped the fundraising leaderboard wi...

DGR 2016 Wrap Up
Posted 5 years ago

In 2016, more than 56,000 smartly-dressed gentlefolk in 505 cities from 90 countries straddled the...

The Hero from Hamilton - Hugh Anderson MBE
Posted 6 years ago

The Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride has a new element of distinction and racing heritage adde...

The Gentleman's Boot - Undandy
Posted 6 years ago

Stride by stride, The Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride marches onwards in the battle against p...

V is for Vicenza
Posted 6 years ago

Welcome to the thriving cosmopolitan city of Vicenza, Italy. A rich and cultural city bursting wit...

Distinguished on the Danube - Bratislava
Posted 6 years ago

Bratislava - the capital city of Slovakia. Sitting on the banks of both the Danube River and the M...

Two Years in Tampa
Posted 6 years ago

Welcome to sunny Tampa, Florida. Once a quiet village of less than 800 residents in 1880, it&rsquo...

Growing in Gothenburg
Posted 6 years ago

Gothenburg - the home of Volvo, the Gothia Cup, and over 548,190 magnificent Swedes. It’s al...

Gentleladies of DGR
Posted 6 years ago

Over the past 4 years we have had more and more ladies participate in The Distinguished Gentleman'...

Brunch in Belo Horizonte
Posted 6 years ago

On the 3rd of April, the inaugural Distinguished Sunday Brunch was held in partnership with Razor ...

Zenith joins the fight with DGR
Posted 6 years ago

On the last Sunday of September for the past 5 years, we’ve donned dapper and ridden our caf...

Sunday Best at The Bike Shed
Posted 6 years ago

Earlier this year, the good folk over at The Bike Shed hosted what would be the first of many &lsq...

Sir Simon Whittaker - Australia's Top Fundraiser
Posted 6 years ago

Since The Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride was conceived in 2012, Simon has been an invaluable...

Gateway to the World - Rotterdam
Posted 6 years ago

Rotterdam; a city that is home to the largest port in Europe, and by no surprise a place that has ...

The City of Music - Vienna
Posted 6 years ago

Welcome to the City of Music – Vienna, Austria. This historic and truly beautiful city was p...

The First Of Faro, Portugal
Posted 6 years ago

A year before the 27th of September 2015, Henrique made his first approach to The Distinguished Ge...

Gentlefolk of Geneva
Posted 6 years ago

The sun was shining beautifully in the Swiss city of Geneva as over 150 riders ironed their shirts...

Birthplace of DGR - Sydney, Australia
Posted 6 years ago

On Sunday the 27th of September, thousands of men and women around the world dressed in their fi...

From Russia With Love - St Petersburg, Russia
Posted 6 years ago

We were happy to see that the culture of classic motorcycles growing like a snow-ball in the most ...

DGR in Madison, WI
Posted 6 years ago

Most of us have been on organized rides before. We have ridden with friends. We have raised money ...

Gentlefolk of Brasilia
Posted 6 years ago

Brasilia joined DGR for the first time in 2015. There was a lot to be learned, and we believe that...

Kia Ora from Auckland
Posted 6 years ago

We couldn’t have asked for better weather, a crisp blue sky provided an awesome back drop to...

Behind the Scenes in Perth
Posted 6 years ago

After four very successful Distinguished Gentleman's Ride's that were doubling in size each year, ...

Udine - A Little Piece Of Italy
Posted 6 years ago

When we decided to host the first ever DGR in Udine, we said the worst case, we will be approximat...