The 84,000+ members of the Iron Butt Association are dedicated to safe, long-distance motorcycle riding. Although based in the United States, we have thousands of enthusiastic members throughout the globe! One of our more popular slogans is, "The World Is Our Playground."

This web site is home for hundreds of excellent stories about long-distance riding. One will also find a vast amount of technical information regarding the art and science of long-distance riding. Our most famous document, the IBA "Archive of Wisdom", contains the collective wisdom and knowledge of some of the most experienced, seasoned long-distance riders in the world!

Long Distance Riding Tips - the Archive of Wisdom

Ride Certifications - Ride certification information along with finishers

Iron Butt Rally historic reports 1984 through 2023

IBA forum Got a question, this is a great resource.


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Iron Butt Trademarks (and a bit of history)

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