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Rolling Thunder 'Ride for Freedom' 2018

The world's largest single-day motorcycle event

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This will be the most massive motorcycle run that you've seen. Thousands of motorcycles pass by giving tribute to American veterans of different wars. The history of this rally dates back to the times of the Vietnam War. It was first organised in 1988 to support servicemen that were left behind as prisoners of war. Since then the rally has become one of the biggest displays of American patriotism held annually during Memorial Day weekend. The most impressive spot to watch the rally is on Memorial Bridge. Then you'll see why the rally is called "the Rolling Thunder."

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