Membership Requirements

Membership in the Buffalo Soldiers Motorcycle Club, Springfield, Mass Chapter, is open to anyone with an interest in promoting the history of the Buffalo Soldiers, maintaining a positive image of motorcycle riders, community service, is safety conscientious, and interested in group riding, regardless of race, creed, religion, or sex. The club membership reserves the right to refuse membership to anyone.

The club's mission and vision can be viewed by going to the clubs Mission page. Our National website,, provides additional information and insight to the NABSTMC.

There are two types of memberships:

A) Full Membership

B) Associate Membership

Full Members - are required to possess a valid motorcycle license, own a registered and insured motorcycle with at least 750cc's, promote the history of the Buffalo Soldier, attend monthly meetings, and participate in monthly planned rides and club sponsored events.

Associate Members - are to support and participate in club sponsored activities, attend monthly meetings and club sponsored events, and promote the history of the Buffalo Soldiers.

Interested adults are required to fellowship with club members on rides and events prior to expressing their desire to join our organization. After participation in rides and/or events, the candidate will be invited to a scheduled club meeting for a formal introduction and request for membership.

Persons interested in becoming a Full or Associate member must be sponsored by a club member in good standing. Questions regarding the club can be submitted via the Contact Us page. Club rides and events can be viewed on the Soldiers Calendar page.