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April Cover Page Interview with Craig Frye

March 30, 2004
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CC: What is your profession?

Craig: I’m a painter.

CC: Do you have any hobbies other than motorcycling?

Craig: I enjoy hanging out at the beach with my family.

CC: Why do you ride?

Craig: It’s in the blood!

CC: How long have you been riding?

Craig: I’ve been riding motorcycles for more than 22 years.

CC: What was your first bike?

Craig: It was a Yamaha 400.

CC: How many bikes have you owned?

Craig: I’ve owned a total of three bikes.

CC: How many bikes do you currently own?

Craig: This bike is my one and only.

CC: What do you like most about your bike?

Craig: It’s designed just right for me.

CC: What is your dream bike?

Craig: This is it!

CC: Have you entered your bike in any bike shows?

Craig: Yes. I took 1st place in the Custom class at the Bikers for Babies® bike show, 1st Place in the Full Custom class and 1st place for Best Engine at the World of Wheels bike show, and 2nd place in the Builder’s Class at Gail’s Harley-Davidson Premier Invitational Motorcycle Show.

CC: What is your most memorable riding experience?

Craig: To me, all rides are memorable.

CC: What is your least memorable riding experience?

Craig: The bike wreck my wife and I were in back in 1985 when we were still dating.

CC: Which is your favorite bike night location?

Craig: Frankie D’s. It’s always a good time with good friends.

CC: Do you have any tattoos?

Craig: Yes. I have a combination beach and mountain scene on my right shoulder that represents my wife and two daughters, Rene and Ashley.

CC: Who is your favorite tattoo artist?

Craig: KC Tattoo. They are the best!

CC: Do you prefer riding in a group or by yourself?

Craig: It doesn’t really matter, as long as I’m riding.

CC: Who are some of your closest riding buddies?

Craig: Hollywood, Shawn, Geno and Tom.

CC: Just for fun, which of your riding buddies is the best rider, and why?

Craig:Hollywood, because we’re buds and he’s always up for anything!

CC: Just for fun, which of your riding buddies is the worst rider and why?

Craig: Tom. We call him Whiterock because anytime he gets around gravel he might go down.

CC: Is there anything else you’d like to share with our readers?

Craig: If you’ve never ridden and are thinking about it, just do it! Otherwise, you don’t know what you’re missing.

Craig’s bike will be on display at the Easyriders Bike Show at Bartle Hall in Kansas City, Missouri, so make sure to stop by and check it out!

Interview by Mike Schweder
Photo by Bart

Published in Cover Bike Owners