Bastrop Area Chapter
Bossier Parish Chapter
Lake Bistineau Chapter
North Central Chapter
Rapides Parish Chapter
Sabine Parish Chapter
St. Landry Parish Chapter
St. Mary Parish Chapter
St. Tammany Chapter
WHAT IS A.B.A.T.E. & WHO WE ARE:
We are A.B.A.T.E. of Louisiana, Inc. This is an acronym for American Bikers Active Towards Education.
A.B.A.T.E. of Louisiana, Inc. is the only recognized Motorcycle Rights Organization in the State of Louisiana. We are a non-profit organization dedicated to motorcycle safety, awareness, and realistic motorcycle legislation.
We are members of the Louisiana State CoC (Confederation of Clubs). We are members of the MRF (Motorcycle Riders Foundation) which is a national rights organization and we are affiliated with the AMA (American Motorcycle Association) and NCOM (National Coalition of Motorcyclist). Our affiliations with these organizations are what make us the only state and nationally recognized motorcycle rights organization from the state of Louisiana.
A.B.A.T.E. of Louisiana, Inc. is a 501 (c) (4) nonprofit organization dedicated to the goals of motorcycle safety, awareness and realistic motorcycle legislation. We are not a club. Membership is open to all motorcyclists from all walks of life, riding all types of bikes.
Here, on our web site, you will find information about the chapters around the State of Louisiana, events, news and links of interest to members and the public and much more.
Find out about membership - and ways you can participate. There are many opportunities available for volunteering participating in community activities.
Initiate, endorse, and sponsor educational programs through rider education, public awareness, legislative and affirmative action. Create and promote a positive image of motorcyclists groups. Encourage good will and mutual understanding among motorcyclists, law enforcement personnel and the general public.
Serve as an information source pertaining to current laws, pending legislation, personal rights, political inclinations of elected officials and their constituents, A.B.A.T.E. lobbying and voter awareness.
Act as a central responsive agency to devise and coordinate recreational, legislative, educational and charitable activities.
A.B.A.T.E. of Louisiana, Inc. is a non-profit (501.c.4) organization that represents motorcyclists’ interests by providing leadership to achieve motorcycle safety, awareness, realistic motorcycle legislation, individual freedom and rights.
Motorcyclists are dedicated to freedom of the road.
Motorcycles serve as a legal means of transportation be it primary or recreational.
Motorcycles are environmentally friendly when it comes to fuel consumption and wear/tear on roadways. Motorcyclists are community minded as shown and represented by all the events participated in - in the name of charities and benefits.