Build Mentor Program

Founded by The Iron Horse Hotel in 2011, BUILD is a non-profit educational organization dedicated to pairing teams of high school students with bike-building mentors in a collective effort to learn valuable life and interpersonal skills while restoring vintage motorcycles.

BUILD Partnerships. BUILD Confidence.

BUILD Community. BUILD Motorcycles.

The Teams

Mark Your Calendars



Opening Bike Night

At The Iron Horse Hotel

  • Awards and prizes given to winning teams in the following categories
  • Fastest Bike (Based on a dyno competition)
  • Best Art Bike (On-site crowd favorite)
  • Facebook Favorite (Facebook-driven voting)



AHRMA Vintage Classic Weekend

BUILD will be racing these bikes at our partner track, Road America in Elkhart Lake, WI at the “American Historic Racing Motorcycle Association” event.



Rockerbox Motofest

This year Rockerbox moves to Road America and we share the racetrack with the American Historic Racing Motorcycle Association and the BUILD events.



Grattan Raceway

American Historic Racing Motorcycle Association (AHRMA) event at the Grattan Raceway in Grattan Michigan.



BUILD Silent Auction

It is the end of the season and all 5 2014 BUILD bikes will be on display before they get packed off to be auctioned off at the Bohnam’s Vintage and Collectors Motorcycle Auction in Las Vegas January 10th, .  Come out to support the program for next year by coming to this special “Silent Auction” at the Iron Horse Hotel on Thursday night the 28th of August and bidding on some of the great donated items.  Proceeds will go to support the BUILD Program in 2015!

The Competition

Thank you for your Support

We'd like to thank all of our sponsors, donors, and supporters for making BUILD possible. For more information on how to get involved or become a sponsor, contact us.

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