Road Captains

Salem HOG Road Captains

Road Captains

  • Set the example for the other rides.
  • Make it clear that all riders are responsible for their own safety.
  • Control their “pack” mentality and ride with the group as an individual.
  • Are responsible for dealing with any unsafe practices by individual riders.
  • Learn the skills and maneuvers to safely move a group of rider where they are safest.
  • Learn the skills to safely manage the scene of an accident/incident.

Bill Rietz, Salem HOG Road Captain


Bill Rietz
Head Road Captain


The Salem Harley Owners Group Chapter believes and supports qualification standards for all Road Captains. Informally or formally there has always been a minimum standard maintained assuring that our chapter has the finest, most qualified Road Captain group.