CALLING ALL MOTO POETS! 2nd Annual Poetry Contest


CALLING ALL MOTO POETS! 2nd Annual Poetry Contest

We’re a GO for the 2nd Annual Toronto Worldwide Biker Poetry Contest and we’re on the lookout for unique poems that inform us about your love for bikes!  This yr we’ll select 4 finalists within the Biker Women class and 4 finalists within the Biker Mens class. That’s eight readings of unbelievable motorcycle-themed poems on stage, plus a couple of from our judges. 

We’re excited to announce that final yr’s winners Karen Stephenson and Klaus Kaak can be judging the finalists, together with Mark Richardson, Editor of Canada Moto Information, a fellow poet himself. We even have a few particular visitors lined up, to be introduced a bit later. Spring Present emcee, Pat Gonsalves can be internet hosting, introducing the finalists and saying the winners.

The date for the competition is Saturday, April 1st, on the Toronto Worldwide Centre, a part of the thirty first annual Toronto Worldwide Spring Motorbike Present, operating April 1 & 2, 2023. All finalists will obtain two complimentary Present Tickets to attend on Saturday, and the winners every obtain a $200 money prize and a Present Award. Consider the status!

So, should you haven’t written your poem but after an ideal summer season of driving, seize a sizzling chocolate and get your pens out. Put your ideas into impressed prose that you simply’ll be ready to learn to a crowd of fellow bike fans. You may submit as much as three unique poems, wherever from 10 to 200 phrases. Poems will be humourous or coronary heart wrenching, rhyming or non-rhyming, and will need to have a bike theme. Go to the Options & Occasion web page on our web site for the complete Contest Phrases and Situations. 

The eight finalists who’re chosen to compete on stage on the Present can be introduced and individually notified shortly after the competition deadline of March 14th.

One closing observe; should you entered a earlier yr’s contest and weren’t chosen you’re welcome to enter your poems once more, or ship us one thing fully new. Poems submitted previous to January 14, 2023 should be re-submitted. All entries can be learn and regarded.  We’re excited to see what you’ve acquired. Good Luck!

We will’t be driving so we’d as properly be writing!