Don Mor­ley – APMC Po­si­tion

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Renowned in­ter­na­tional pho­tog­ra­pher and tri­als rider Don Mor­ley has taken over as the next Hon­orary Pres­i­dent of The As­so­ci­a­tion of Pioneer Mo­tor­cy­clists (APMC). Ken Blake, who is the APMC’s pre­vi­ous Hon­orary Pres­i­dent and now the new Chair­man, wel­comed Don to his new post at a spe­cial in­vesti­ture meet­ing of the As­so­ci­a­tion. Don is the 49th Hon­orary Pres­i­dent in the As­so­ci­a­tion’s 70 year his­tory, and most of his pre­de­ces­sors have ei­ther been for­mer TT rac­ing or mo­tor­cy­cle in­dus­try greats so it is re­garded as be­ing a won­der­ful per­sonal hon­our.

Mor­ley spoke of his new po­si­tion: “I still have no clue as to how or why I was cho­sen al­though I have been an APMC com­mit­tee mem­ber in the past. The APMC is in fact a life mem­ber­ship as­so­ci­a­tion, open to any­one who has held a mo­tor­cy­cle li­cence for 50 years or more, but is in fact stuffed full of for­mer com­pet­i­tive rid­ers like our­selves.”

Don Mor­ley has achieved much in his ca­reer as a sports and world pho­to­graphic correspondent and is very well re­spected in the in­dus­try. Don Mor­ley is seen here on the right ac­cept­ing his in­vesti­ture.

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