Over 2500 H.O.G. members gather at Goa for epic celebrations at 4th H.O.G. India Rally

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Winners of the H.O.G. Custom Contest and Dealer Custom Contest to attend the 76th Annual 2016 Sturgis Motorcycle Rally, South Dakota, U.S.A.

Goa, February 19, 2016: Goa turned into a mecca for riders and motorcycle enthusiasts as Harley-Davidson India returned to the city they call home and hosted the 4th edition of the H.O.G. India rally on February 18, 2016. More than 2500 H.O.G. members, from across 21 H.O.G. Chapters – some from as far as Chandigarh and Kolkata –came together for the most anticipated H.O.G. Rally of the year.

Today, the roads leading from Nazri Grounds to Arpora Sporting Grounds, Goa, witnessed the biggest riding spectacle of Harley-Davidson motorcycles in India till date as the H.O.G. India parade, roared its way into the India Bike Week.

The 4th H.O.G. India Rally is the biggest rally of the 5 rallies that are conducted all-round the year at regular intervals to provide great riding experiences to Harley-Davidson riders and their families. At the heart of these rallies lies the unforgettable sound of roaring V-twins and the wide variety of experiences encountered by riders, opportunities to meet like-minded people and the shared love for open roads, freedom and self-expression.

The Roll of Honor from the 4th H.O.G. India rally are as follows:


  • 125 H.O.G. members awarded the ‘Big 5 Patch’ – The 4th edition of the India H.O.G. Rally saw a whooping 125 H.O.G. members being awarded the illustrious ‘Big 5 Patch’. Awarded to riders who complete all four zonal rallies and the national H.O.G. rally in Goa, within the year, the Big 5 patch commends riders on their passion and spirit for biking and spanning thousands of kilometers across the country in a year.
  • Chapter of the Year – 2016 – Tusker Chapter (Bangalore) was awarded the Chapter of the Year, for being the most active chapter, and for the collective effort and contributions made by the members of the chapter.
  • H.O.G. Custom ContestDevendra Chugh of Tiger Chapter (Indore) won the much coveted H.O.G. Custom Contest with his exquisitely customized Heritage Softail Classic. Along with the title of the ‘Best Customized Bike of the Year’ he also received tickets for the 76th Annual 2016 Sturgis Motorcycle Rally, South Dakota, U.S.A.
  • H.O.G Dealer Custom Contest – With their jaw-dropping customized Harley-Davidson Iron 883™ Nine-Bridges Harley-Davidson wooed the judges and were declared the winners of the H.O.G. Dealer Custom Contest. The lucky winner also won tickets for the 76th Annual 2016 Sturgis Motorcycle Rally, South Dakota, U.S.A.

About Harley-Davidson India:

Harley-Davidson India commenced operations in August 2009 and appointed its first dealership in July 2010. The Company offers 13 models in its line-up in India, in addition to a full range of genuine parts, accessories, and general merchandise, available through its authorized dealerships. Harley-Davidson India is headquartered at Gurgaon, Haryana, and has an assembly unit at Bawal, Haryana. The company has 21 independent dealerships across India: New Delhi, Gurgaon, Chandigarh, Mumbai, Navi Mumbai, Hyderabad, two in Bangalore, Chennai, Kochi, Kolkata, Ahmedabad, Indore, Pune, Goa, Jaipur, Surat, Lucknow, Nagpur, Calicut and Coimbatore. For more information, visit the Harley-Davidson India web site at www.harley-davidson.inFacebook, Twitter and YouTube pages.