The annual event took place on Sept 18th, 2010 at Root Studio in Brooklyn, New York. Riders and Enthusiasts came from near and far to make their way to Brooklyn, for a beautiful weekend in one of the East Coast’s premier cities. Two of the invited builders, Max Schaff along with Chris Lindig , and photographer Ken Nagahara rode their bikes 3000 miles from Oakland California and back again just for the show.
Attendance was an estimated 4,000 people from all over the US and from foreign places like Brazil, France, Australia, Japan, Sweden, Italy, and Spain. The Brooklyn Invitational is curated and organized by a group of individuals in and around Brooklyn who believe custom motorcycles are an art form. he 3rd Annual Brooklyn Invitational will be held on Sept 17th 2011 with a Dice magazine release party the night before. (photography copyright Josh Kurpius, courtesy of Keino Sasaki for Cyril Huze)