18 Jun The Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride

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Photos of motorcycles and their owners are undoubtedly my favourite thing to shoot. Oftentimes, having someone show their essence and their relationship with their vehicle takes time and isn’t always achievable. However, there’s a yearly event where working towards that goal requires almost no effort – motorcyclists leave their houses prepared, they’re already imbued with that attitude and can only attend with classic motorcycles and fitted with elegant attire. The whole event has one single purpose, so I’ll transcribe it straight from the event’s official page so not a single comma is missed and the full spirit of the announcement is present.

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“The Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride unites classic and vintage style motorcycle riders all over the world to raise funds and awareness for prostate cancer research and men’s mental health. The Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride was founded in Sydney, Australia by Mark Hawwa. It was inspired by a photo of TV Show Mad Men’s, Don Draper astride a classic bike and wearing his finest suit. Mark decided a themed ride would be a great way of connecting niche motorcycle enthusiasts and communities while raising funds to support the men in our lives.”

The event happens worldwide on the same day. The organizers are incredible, the managers dedicate time and effort only having in mind the success and safety of the event.

Last year’s number of participants in Argentina was 3425, Buenos Aires being one of the cities that gathers the

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