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New York City - A Thriving Concrete Jungle 22.08.2017

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

London and the Local Gentlefolk 22.01.2017

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

DGR 2016 Wrap Up 19.01.2017

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

The Hero from Hamilton - Hugh Anderson MBE 02.09.2016

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

The Gentleman's Boot - Undandy 31.08.2016

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

V is for Vicenza 07.07.2016

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

Distinguished on the Danube - Bratislava 04.06.2016

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

Two Years in Tampa 29.04.2016

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

Growing in Gothenburg 18.04.2016

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

Gentleladies of DGR 14.04.2016

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

Brunch in Belo Horizonte 07.04.2016

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

Zenith joins the fight with DGR 29.03.2016

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 11.03.2016

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 04.03.2016

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

Gateway to the World - Rotterdam 01.03.2016

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 26.02.2016

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

The First Of Faro, Portugal 23.02.2016

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

Gentlefolk of Geneva 09.02.2016

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

Birthplace of DGR - Sydney, Australia 05.02.2016

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 01.02.2016

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

DGR in Madison, WI 28.01.2016

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

Gentlefolk of Brasilia 24.01.2016

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

Kia Ora from Auckland 20.01.2016

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

Behind the Scenes in Perth 16.01.2016

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

Udine - A Little Piece Of Italy 12.01.2016

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