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Best Motorcycle Gang Phoenix 2010 - The Scooter Club of Metro Phoenix

Though Hells Angels boss Sonny Barger lives in Cave Creek, our favorite Valley motor-powered cyclist is Glen Galatan, president of the Scooter Club of Metro Phoenix. SCMP events have dramatically fewer bonfires, orgies, and fistfights, but we won't hold that against them — it's cool to see events like last year's "Fiesta" in Gilbert, which featured family-friendly contests, a raffle, and barbecue. You may think it's not quite as cool as Sturgis until you see how dapper a lot of these lads dress while spiriting around town on vintage Vespas. They're no creampuffs, either, planning marathon group rides that'll have anyone not sufficiently badass calling for a roadside pickup in a trailer-towing mini-van. Of course they're green and all that jazz, but the real appeal for us is the snazzy European styling and spirit of camaraderie evident amongst the riders. Hey, even Barger would probably dig it, assuming his other club wouldn't pull his colors for fraternizing with a rival "gang."
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Shirley
Shirley

I haven't made it to a meet yet, but I joined last month. Sounds like I joined the Right One!!!

WantaPINKscooter
WantaPINKscooter

Glen Galatan is one cool dude! I only wish I lived closer to be part of his group.

Dissed Friend
Dissed Friend

No bonfires, orgies, or fistfights? Now, I dunno about y'all, but that sounds pretty good to me! I guess a raffle & bbq is alright. Kinda. :-|

Deb
Deb

I had no idea I was in a gang, and the best one at that. Fabulous! :D

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