September 24, 2011 USA CA Torrance * El Camino Historic Motorcycle Show & Swap Meet PDF Print E-mail
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El Camino Historic Motorcycle Show & Swap Meet

A California Tradition for 36 Years
September 24, 2011 in Torrance, California

Classic Cycle Events is pleased to present the 36th Annual El Camino Classic Motorcycle Show and Swap Meet, located at the El Camino Community College Upper Parking Structure, 16007 Crenshaw Blvd., Torrance, CA.  90506. This event features one of the West Coast's largest Vintage Motorcycle Shows & Parts Exchange. Please come out and show your support!

Motorcycle Show: Registration and check-in is from 6:30 - 8:30 AM Saturday. Pre-registration is encouraged, but not required.

Entry fee is $35 for the first bike and $10 for each additional bike and includes one general admission (NOT 1 person per bike, each additional person is $10.)
and an event pin. Pre-Registration includes a FREE Event Poster.
Judging begins at 9:00 AM sharp, no entries permitted after 8:30 AM.

Classes: Antique Motorcycle 1900-1935; Vintage American 1936-1964; Vintage British 1936-1964; Classic American 1965-1989; Classic British 1965-1989; Vintage & Classic European 1936-1989; Classic Japanese to 1989; On & Off-Road Competition to 1989; Two Stroke On & Off Road Competition to 1989; Custom Vintage & Bobbers to 1989; Powered Bikes & Scooters to 1989; All Original Motorcycles to 1989 and new for this event Trail-Enduro Bikes, including Street Trackers to 1989.

Awards: 1st, 2nd, & 3rd Place (3rd place not awarded in all classes) Trophies and Honorable Mention Ribbons in each class plus People's Choice, Sponsor's Choice, Best Restoration and Best of Show Awards. Presentation will be held at 2:00PM. Show entrants must be present to receive an award. (Note: Classes may change depending on participation).

Swap Meet: Space sizes are 15'X20'. Pre-registered space fees are $65; non-registered are $85 at the gate. PRE-REGISTRATION IS ENCOURAGED. The deadline is September 8th, with no exceptions. Forms received after this date will be charged the additional $20. Please mail early, the postmark is the final word. This hopefully will make the line move quickly. Non-registered vendors will be assigned spaces on a first-come serve basis. Pre-registered vendors will be parked first! Check-in is Friday, Sept 23rd, 2011 from 4:30PM to 10:00PM, and Saturday, Sept 18th, 6:00AM to 7:30AM. Per the campus police, no vendors are permitted on any part of the property before 4:30PM Friday. DO NOT LINE UP IN THE STREET OR ON CAMPUS BEFORE 4:30 FRIDAY!

Vendor gate will be locked Friday night promptly at 10:00 PM, and will reopen Saturday morning at 6:00 AM. Overnight camping in your prepaid vending space is permitted on Friday night. Saturday event hours are 8:00AM to 4:00PM. Vendors please note that we will be offering an early bird admission from 6:30-7:30 AM, so please be prepared for early shoppers. Vendors agree to stay until 4:00PM. Space fee includes 2 admissions total per space with a maximum of 6 admissions for multiple spaces. Vendor gate will not hold passes for late arriving workers! Additional worker passes are $25 each at check-in good for Friday and Saturday, with a limit of three total per space.

ABSOLUTELY NO ALCHOHOLIC BEVERAGES, PETS, OPEN FIRES or WEAPONS PERMITTED. Vendors are responsible to clean up their trash before leaving and safeguard their own property. The swap meet is limited to motorcycle related items only. No objectionable materials please. All commercial vendors must have resale license displayed in their space. ~All Fees Non-Refundable~

Motorcycles For Sale: An exclusive area has been designated for the sale of complete/running motorcycles. Corral fee is $25 per bike and includes one general admission good for Saturday only and a For Sale sign with a clip and zip tie. Please register sale bikes at the show bike registration from 6:30 to 8:30AM Saturday. Pre-registration is suggested, but not required.

GENERAL ADMISSION: $10 per person beginning at 8:00AM on Saturday. Children under 12 are free and must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Early bird shopper admission is $25 per person from 6:30 to 7:30AM on Saturday only.

ABSOLUTELY NO GENERAL ADMISSION ON FRIDAY. Event hours are 8:00AM to 4:00PM Saturday, September 24th, 2011.

Vendors, Show Entrants, Sale Bikes: To Pre-Register, mail the form below with your check made payable to: Classic Cycle Events, 1093 W. Second St. Pomona, CA. 91766-1416 Keep a copy of this form as a receipt. If confirmation of pre-registration is desired, please send a self-addressed, stamped envelope along with your payment or request a confirmation by e-mail.

For Information contact: Marshall Baker: (909) 629-7420 or Fax: (909) 622-0582. Additional forms and information at

For Information contact:
Marshall Baker:(909) 629-7420 or Fax: (909) 622-0582

El Camino 2010
Competition and Show Results

All Original
1 – Ty Threedouble – 1956 Harley Davidson KHK
2 –  Paul Whitehurst – 1956 Harley Davidson FL
3 – Raymund Rodriguez – 1956 Harley Davidson

Antique Motorcycle
1 – Chuck Vogel – 1924 Henderson Delux

Vintage American
1 – Sean Delmore – 1948 Indian Chief
2 – Landy Brakke – 1941 Harley Davidson
3 –  Frank Roque – Harley Davidson EL Knucklehead

Classic American
1 – Vinny Mandzak – 1983 Harley Davidson XR1000
2 – Bill Baquet – 1961 Harley Davidson FL
3 –  Al Mah – 1977 Harley Davidson FLH

Vintage British
1 –  Mike Clearman – 1958 Ariel Square Four
2 – Vicotr Triple – 1949 Royal Enfield
3 – Bart Ided – 1952 Triumph TR5 Trophy

Classic British
1 – Steve Walker – 1967 Triumph TRGR
2 – Don Harrell – 1966 BSA Spitfire
3 – Terry Bogle – 1969 Triumph TR6C

Classic Japanese
1 – Lee Fabry – 1966 Hodaka Ace 90 Desert Rat
2 –  Lee Fabry – 1969 Hodaka Mini Rat
3 – Tim Prokopow – 1985 Yamaha RZ 350

Vintage/Classic European
1 – David Kostka – 1962 MV Augusta 125 Checka
2 –  Roger Neil – 1963 Montessa Comando
3 – Jeff Moore – 1950 BMW R51/2

Powered Bikes & Scooters
1 – George Yamanaka – 1971 Honda Z50
2 – George Yamanaka – 1973 Honda XR75

2 Stroke On/Off Road Competition
1 – Bill Beck – 1974 Ossa Phantom 125
2 – Bill West – 1973 Puch 125 MX
3 –  Mark Faul – 1986 Suzuki Spondon

On/Off Road Competition
1 – Dan Harrell – 1960 BSA Spitfire
2 – Marvin Perz – 1966 Matchless G85 CS
3 – Randy Basalt – 1963 Honda CR93

Street Trackers
1 – Victor Triple – 1975 Yamaha XS 650
2 – Thomas Spamm – 1973 Honda SL 125 KZ
3 – Chris Lagaris – 1986 Yamaha TT350 S

Classic Customs & Bobbers
1 – Brian Kane – 1966 Triumph T120
2 – Paul Whitehurst – 1955 Harley Davidson FL
3 – Harold Hanvey – 1965 Triumph Chopper

Best of Show
Mike Harper-Smith – 1955 Moto Guzzi Zigilo

Sponsor’s Choice
John Krauss – 1972 Hodaka Wombat

People’s Choice
Sean Delmore - 1948 Indian Chief

Best Restored
Ty Threedouble – 1953 Harley Davidson FL – (Vintage American)

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