Modern Moto Magazine ISSUE No. 7 March 2018 - Page 35

Modern Moto’s Man Cave Featuring Men Who Love Two Wheels Adam Sandoval and Scooter - Philanthropists Adam Sandoval - Pilot Adam Sandoval is an entrepreneur and philanthropist who revved the engines of the motorcycle world with his crea on of Scoo nAmerica, a two-year road trip to raise money for the U.S. military. The project stemmed from Adam’s passion for riding motorcycles and was fueled by his regret of not serving in the Armed Forces. With his canine co- pilot, a Chihuahua named Scooter on his back, Adam’s plan was simple – give back to those who served. Adam and Scooter departed Florida in November of 2014 on a mission to ride to every Harley- Davidson® dealership in the lower 48. A er two years on the road, they had ridden cross-country six mes, logged over 80,000 miles, visited almost 700 Harley-Davidson dealers and donated over $300,000 to ac ve military and veterans. A er comple ng Scoo nAmerica, Adam con nued to pursue his passion for riding and giving back. He teamed up with Harley- Davidson to honor veterans with MISSION: “THANK YOU,” a cross- country journey to give away new Harley-Davidson motorcycles to nominated veterans. “I believe every American should be able to experience the profound freedom and camaraderie of motorcycle riding, especially those who risk their lives to protect ours.” Scooter Trash – Co-Pilot (First canine member of Modern Moto Man Cave) Pound for pound, Scooter Trash may be the most travelled canine motorcycle co-pilot on the planet. With more than eight years on the bike, Scooter is not your typical ny lap dog. Although he fi ts in a backpack, Scooter has been known to regularly feast on meals twice his weight and chew on bones twice his size. Scooter may seem like a mild-mannered Chihuahua, but he is one tough biker. Rides: 2017 Road Glide Ultra 1996 Harley-Davidson Electra Glide Find Adam and Scooter on 35