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Meet 2024 Poster Model Vanessa

They say good things come to those who wait. For Vanessa Roscamp, three years of dedication and personal transformation was what it took for her to win the title of Buffalo Chip Poster Model. For those of you who have been following along with her journey, as well as the rest of the fantastic finalists, your wait is over, too. The photos have arrived!
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Meet the 2024 Sturgis Buffalo Chip Poster Model Finalists

More women than ever before showed up and showed out for the Buffalo Chip Poster Model Search in 2024, and with good reason! Thanks to sponsors Twisted Tea, Pepsi, Fozzy’s Cycle Shop, High Seas Rally, Snap-on Tools of the Black Hills, Silverado Franklin and XRock, this year’s winner will be going home with over $16,000 in cash and prizes, in addition to becoming the face of the Sturgis Buffalo Chip for 2024. Out of hundreds of contestants, these 24 women will be moving forward to the finals hosted by XRock on May 4, 2024.
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6 Ways Anyone Can Get on Stage at the Sturgis Buffalo Chip®

It doesn’t matter if you’re the next Hendrix, can burp your ABCs or are simply riding a streak of luck. There’s a way for anyone to get on stage at the Sturgis Buffalo Chip. If you’d like to walk in the very footsteps of some of the most legendary names in music and spend a moment in the spotlight make sure you check out these five simple ways that can land you a spot on the Chip stage.
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Buffalo Chip News

13 Bike Shows, Over $40,000 in Cash and Prizes and a Multitude of Free Events at the Buffalo Chip for 2024

The Sturgis Buffalo Chip® releases the skinny on their 13 Custom Bike Shows that make up the Buffalo Chip Custom Series presented by Gates Belt Drive plus a variety of free events at the Buffalo Chip’s free-access CrossRoads Sturgis Destination.

Custom culture doesn’t just live at the Sturgis Buffalo Chip, it thrives, with more than a dozen custom bike shows to enter or spectate during the 84th annual Sturgis Rally. The bike shows take place at the free access areas of the Chip, CrossRoads and Camp Zero, which means custom bike enthusiasts have plenty of opportunities this rally to check out the wildest custom machines Sturgis has to offer. In addition to bike shows, the free-access CrossRoads has a wealth of fun events including games, contests, vendors, stunt shows, special events and so much more. See the full list of CrossRoads events here. See the full list of Buffalo Chip Custom Series bike shows here.
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Celebrity Guests Announced for 2024 Sturgis Buffalo Chip® Charity Rides

Actors, musicians, racing icons, motorcycle industry legends and more offer their time and assistance in raising money for worthy charities through the Buffalo Chip’s three charity events: Legends Ride®, Biker Belles® and the Rusty Wallace Ride™. Celeb Guests include Ian Ziering, Karen Davidson, Rusty Wallace and so many more listed below.

The generosity of motorcyclists will again be on display for the 84th annual Sturgis Rally, and this year participants in Sturgis Buffalo Chip charity rides will have the opportunity to rub elbows with legendary actors, electrifying sports icons, motorcycle industry greats and more. The Legends Ride, Biker Belles and Rusty Wallace Ride raise money to support local and national charities and break the common misconception that the community doesn’t benefit from Sturgis Rally visitors. To date, Buffalo Chip charity events alone have raised over $2.3 million for worthwhile causes because of the giving nature of these very visitors. Those who want to get involved in this year’s charity events can find more info at
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BKFC Debuts in Sturgis, South Dakota at the Legendary Buffalo Chip on Saturday, August 3


Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship (BKFC), The World’s Fastest Growing Combat Sports Promotion, will make their highly anticipated debut in Sturgis, South Dakota with BKFC-63 on Saturday, August 3 at the Legendary Sturgis Buffalo Chip. The exciting event, headlined by the BKFC’s Women’s Strawweight World Title Fight between longtime arch-rivals, Defending Champion Britain Hart, (8-3), and #3 Ranked Challenger Taylor ‘Killa Bee’ Starling, (4-2), is promoted with Grunt Style apparel on the first weekend of the iconic 84th Annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally.
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