Patriot Guard Riders


Founded in 2005 to shield families of fallen heroes from those that would disrupt the services of their loved ones, the Patriot Guard Riders has grown to include thousands of members across all 50 states in the US. We are a 100% volunteer 501(c)(3) organization.

As our membership has grown, so has the scope of our mission. We also honor first responders as well as our military veterans. Additionally we have an active Help On The Homefront (HOTH) program, which provides assistance to our veterans and their families.

We commonly get asked “How do I join, and what is required”.

Joining the PGR is pretty simple, click on the Login/Join link in the upper menu, or follow this link and register.

As for requirements, anyone and everyone can join and stand with us. You don’t need to be a veteran, and you don’t need to ride a bike. All you need is respect for our military, veterans, and first responders; and desire to show that respect to them and their families.

What We Do

Riding With Respect

It is an honor and privilege for the Patriot Guard Riders to ride to honor the families of our fallen military veterans and first responders.

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Standing for Those Who Stood for Us

It is our honor to stand in respect for the families of those active military, veterans, and first responders who stood for us, and for our country.

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Help On The Homefront

The Patriot Guard Riders regularly assist veteran’s and their families through our Help on the Homefront (HOTH) programs.

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Hero Down

Kickstands Up

Video Feeds

Young Dave Keough

Standing for Those Who Stood for Us

The Story of Dave’s Photo

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Patriot Guard Riders

Riding With Respect

A 2011 documentary describing our beginnings, our mission, and the families we serve

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US House of Representatives

April 12, 2018

Our Mission

Rep Lee Zeldin describes the mission of the Patriot Guard Riders.

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2018 Testimonials

2018 Testimonials

Prior Years