About the Club

The Gulf South BMW Owners Club was formed in 1985, incorporated as a not for profit club in 1988 and holds charter membership in two National Motorcycle Clubs, the BMW Motorcycle Owners of America (Charter #161)...
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UPCOMING EVENTS We are an active club offering members many places to participate, and do what we all love best, RIDE! Some of the things we do: Host club meetings where we talk about club...
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How to Join the Club

Gulf South BMW Owners Club full membership is open to all owners/riders of European-manufactured motorcycles. This includes BMW, Aprilia, Ducati, Moto Guzzi, Triumph, Ural, as well as other European brands of motorcycles. Associate memberships are...
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2023 Super Bowl Sunday Lunch Ride

OR, MAKE SURE YOUR ROUTE DOESN'T CROSS A MARDI GRAS PARADE ROUTE. Again this year, the weather gods were with...
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1965 to 2015 with 10 pin round OHP connector 2016 to current with OBD2 connector


This is a special announcement section.


BREAKING NEWS: BMW NA/BMW Canada order “stop sale” on gasoline-powered new and used motorcycles

Official statement from BMW NA, received Wednesday, 20 September 2023: "BMW of North America is dedicated to providing vehicles to our customers that meet their...
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Binoculars, blindness and invisibility

In recent years, I’ve regularly chosen gear bedecked with hi-viz yellow to increase my conspicuity on the road. I also added LED driving lights to...
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Rubber Side Down, by Ron Davis

Well, he’s gone and done it again. Our very own Ron Davis has published another collection of his clever works, kindly saving us from having...
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Keeping Your Cool, Part 4: Lower Body

Earlier in this series, we discussed the basics of hot-weather motorcycling and the amazing effectiveness of some gear designed to exploit evaporative cooling of our...
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