Motorcycle ride to honor veterans

Sun-Star staffApril 23, 2013 

A Merced to Santa Nella motorcycle ride honoring veterans is scheduled for Saturday.

The eighth annual "Ride for Support" will begin at Merced Power Sports, 265 W. 15th St., in Merced. The ride will proceed to San Joaquin Valley National Cemetery, 32053 W. McCabe Road, in Santa Nella, and then to Castle Airport.

Registration for the ride begins at 9 a.m. and the event kicks off at 10, according to a flier from Merced STAR Chapter 212, the sponsor of the event.

Organizers will be collecting donations and care packages for U.S. troops serving overseas. The donations will be dropped off at Castle Airport.

For more information, please call Ben at (209) 201-7451, David at (209) 386-0919 or visit

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