Below is the list of the 6 nominees to be inducted into the Sturgis Motorcycle Museum Hall of Fame on Aug. 11. The museum is located at 999 Main St Sturgis, SD 57785.
1- Roger Schieman, who will receive the Founders Award for his work to preserve the history of the Sturgis rally. He was instrumental in operating the Gypsies races in Sturgis, especially during the rally.
2- Ronald McKinley, an advocate for motorcycle safety during his career as a South Dakota Highway Patrol officer and since his retirement in 1991. Still volunteering at the Museum. 3- Nancy Davidson, wife of Harley-Davidson’s Willie G. Davidson, an advocate for motorcycling. 4- Stan Simpson chairman of the board of the AMA (American Motorcyclist Association) who was a top motocross and enduro racer. 5- Betsy E. Lister, of Medford, Mass., who operates web sites for bikers and is biker poet laureate for Massachusetts and New Hampshire. 6- Mike Tomas, founder of Kiwi Indian Motorcycle Company.