‘Landmark step’: Silver Creek native part of stunt team

Photo by Dylan Constantine Christian Restivo is pictured, middle, alongside Ethan Reid, left, and Matt Eyring, owner of Harley-Davidson of Jamestown, right.

FALCONER — Harley-Davidson of Jamestown has announced its partnership as ac USA dealership title sponsor for the Highway Heathens, a premier V-twin stunt team, for their upcoming 2024 season.

Presented by Crooked Clubhouse, the Highway Heathens Stunt Tour has captivated audiences across North America with its high-octane performances and innovative format since its inception in 2021. The performances are specifically designed to enhance the Harley-Davidson dealership experience and bring excitement to motorcycle and racing events nationwide.

This year, the tour is set to elevate its quotient by expanding into the United States, a move orchestrated by Silver Creek native Christian Restivo, the team’s manager. A seasoned rider with the Highway Heathens, Restivo is poised to lead the team to new heights as they gear up to dazzle fans in both Canada and the U.S.

“Partnering with Harley-Davidson of Jamestown is a landmark step for us,” said Restivo. “Their longstanding commitment to the motorcycling community and dedication to excellence is the perfect match for our adrenaline-packed shows. This partnership will not only enhance our tour but also bring us closer to the heart of where motorcycle enthusiasm thrives.”

The Highway Heathens are set for their debut USA stunt show at the HDJ facility on June 8. This stunt show is part of the fourth-annual “Drake’s Journey Motorcycle Ride”

fundraiser event, held to raise money for Pediatric Cancer families at Oishei Children’s Hospital and Roswell Park Cancer Institute.

Harley-Davidson of Jamestown has a rich history dating back to 1975 and has evolved from a modest 3,600-square-foot building to a state-of-the-art 36,000-square-foot facility. Founded by the late David C. Reid, dedicated owner of Harley-Davidson of Jamestown dealership for many years, the company continues to honor a tradition of exceptional service and community engagement.

“Our passion for motorcycles and the people who ride them is at the core of everything we do,” said Matt Eyring, owner of Falconer Power Sports Inc., doing business as Harley-Davidson of

Jamestown. “Sponsoring the Highway Heathens is not just about bringing spectacular stunt riding to our community; it’s about celebrating the spirit of freedom and camaraderie that unites all of us. We are excited to kickstart this journey with the Highway Heathens and create unforgettable experiences for our customers and followers.”

The Highway Heathens are set to begin their 2024 tour in the spring, with multiple performances scheduled across North America. Fans and motorcycle enthusiasts are invited to join in the excitement and witness the breathtaking stunts that have made the tour a must-attend event.

For more information on the Highway Heathens Stunt Tour and event schedules, visit highwayheathens.com. For more about Harley-Davidson of Jamestown, stop by their dealership located at 1951 East Main St. Falconer, NY or visit the website: jamestownharley.com.


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