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13th Annual Dirtbags

October 25th, 2015: Hunters Point, San Francisco





#14 Brian Wright, Yamaha Maxim 

FOUNDERS CHOICE, coz the king of the dirtbags thought you should win (out standing effort against all odds)

PRETTIEST, coz it looks better than it should

Justin Martins

#13 Justin Martens, KTM Yamaha MX500 Radian

SKETCHIEST, coz it shouldnt ride,it

GULU, coz you’re a crazy fucker

JAKE, Coz it shouldn’t have made it

PEOPLES CHOICE, coz every one thought you should win

Tony Spinks

#12 Tony Spinks, 1977 Yamaha TT500

COOLEST, coz the builders thought you should win

Alan Lapp

#8 Alan Lapp, Used to be a DR650

CLEVEREST, coz you’re a smart fucker



Sam Jones

#2 Sam Jones – 1982 XJ650                         

Alfredo Gonzalez

#3 Alfredo Gonzalez – Honda CX500   

Jake Moritz

#4 Jake Moritz – 1984 XL125     

Grant Irish

#5 Grant Irish – BMW R65    

Rob Herrera

#6 Rob Herrera  – 1986 TY350   

Kalen Soyza

#7 Kalen Soyza – Kawasaki 454 LTD       

Bill Dietrich

#9 Bill Dietrich – KZ750M       


#10 Jason Pate – Amen Bandit     

Eric McDougald
#11 Eric McDougald – Kawasaki Concours    

Noel Lynch

#15 Noel Lynch – XS650 


#16 Larimer – It’s a bunch of different bikes. Suzuki SP500 

Matt Spooner

#17 Matt Spooner – Honda Nighthawk

John Spooner

#18 John Spooner – 755?
Rob Green#19 Rob Green – “Kawabunghole” Kawasaki EX500 Ninja Adventure Dirtbag   

Matt Reitz

#20 Matt Rietz – Yamaha XS650  

Casey Dempsey

#21 Casey Dempsey – 1984 Magna Bobber  


#22 Dave Hogg – KZ650 Trike  

Matt Smith

#23 Matt Smith – Yamaha DT250  


#24 Eduardo de Lee – CB450   


Past Dirtbags in attendance

Dapper Dan 2

Dapper Dan

Dapper Dan

Dapper Dan

Julian Farma

Julian Farnham – 2014 Dirtbag Build – Ducati Monster

Julian Farnam’s 750 Ducati Monster has a girder front end inspired by an English boutique bike, the Ariel Ace. Motor and wheels were acquired through barter. Julian’s bike won the ‘Cleverest’ award.

 – DBC 2014 

Dirtbag (Documentary) Screening: October 6th

Dirtbag (Documentary)
Rattler Productions and Vargas Films
Sunday, October 6, 2013 from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM (PDT)

The New Parkway Theater
474 24th St
Oakland, CA 94612

Buy Tickets

Meet the builders of the Dirtbag Challenge, and witness the talent and passion that goes into the birth of their one of a kind creations. Get an inside look at their motivations, their machines, and the event.

Find out what makes these Dirtbags… anything but.

Produced by Rattler Productions and Vargas Films.