A global journey of Harley-Davidson Riders.
Follow the Freedom Jacket as it travels the world collecting the stories of passionate Harley-Davidson riders. It’s a lot more than leather and stitches.See how it began
jul 5, 2013
EPISODE 15: ALBERTA, CANADA
Jan Hudec from the Canadian Alpine ski team enjoys the freedom of the bike and sometimes having to risk it all.
jun 13, 2013
EPISODE 14: ROME, ITALY
Franco and Andrea Antonello took a life-changing global road trip that had an autistic son show his father how to embrace the strength of life and experience real adventure while riding a Harley.
may 18, 2013
EPISODE 13: FUJI BLUE SKY EVENT, JAPAN
Ichiro Kato's quest is to become the mileage king of Japan with a goal to see 1,000,000 km on his odometer. He has already logged more than 730,000km.
may 10, 2013
EPISODE 12: QIAN DAO LAKE, CHINA
Liu Dong and Ge Luowen's love story proves that universal themes like love and a passion for riding transcend cultural and geographic boundaries.
mar 19, 2013
EPISODE 11: BERLIN, GERMANY
Brian Fallon, from the rock band The Gaslight Anthem, feels the same way about his bike as he does his guitar as both are an expression of him. The Gaslight Anthem headlined in the 110th Anniversary celebration in Berlin and will be performing in Milwaukee in August
mar 9, 2013
EPISODE 10: DAYTONA, USA
Hollywood director F. Gary Gray believes, like the beauty of film, riding symbolizes freedom and unity while speaking to the individual.
feb 14 - 17, 2013
EPISODE 9: AuckLand, new zealand
Josh Kronfeld once played for the All Blacks national rugby team and now he enjoys his Harley-Davidson as part of his post-retirement ventures, including raising awareness for New Zealand’s Child Cancer Foundation.
jan 31 - feb 3, 2013
Episode 8: Goa, India
Bored with the monotony of daily routine, Ankush Bhan and his Fat boy went on a ride that changed his life to pursue his own dreams of personal freedom.
jan 8, 2013
Episode 7: Tegucigalpa, Honduras
From 'wash boy' to Parts and Service Manager at his family's dealership, Javier Perez Jr. grew up with Harley-Davidson® running through his veins.
dec 21, 2012
Episode 6: Clarksville, Tennessee, Heath Calhoun
The story of Heath Calhoun is a story that provides a lesson in heroism we can all learn from.
nov 9 - 11, 2012
Episode 5: Pomona, California, Showdown in Pomona
The Harley-Davidson Screamin’ Eagle/Vance & Hines NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle team pulled off an amazing 2012 season. The only thing left to settle is who would be the champion.
nov 1 - dec 4, 2012
Episode 4: Merida, Mexico, Mexico H.O.G.® Rally
Why do people ride Harleys? Karla Maldonado has a different reason to ride her Harley – maintaining a sense of control over life.
sep 14 - 16, 2012
Episode 3: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Rio Harley Days
Harley Riders and Brazilians are a match made in heaven at Rio Harley Days, the biggest bike event in the southern hemisphere.
sep 4 - 9, 2012
Episode 2: Faaker See, Austria, Felix and the Blaster
Over 100,000 fans met in the Harley® Village at the south end of the lake and the largest motorcycle rally in Europe winds its way through the Austrian Alps.
aug 30 - sep 2, 2012
Episode 1: Milwaukee, WI, The 110th Kickoff
This is where it all begins. The first official event of our worldwide celebration rocked the home of Harley-Davidson.