Archive for September 5th, 2013

September 5, 2013

Don MacShane

Cutting a dapper figure whilst riding a scrambler sorted Triumph Cub over a Hudson River bridge is the talented racer Don MacShane.

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#199 he utilized the wee 200cc single to much success in desert races, scrambles, trials. He was a member of the Manhattan Motorcycle Club… His club emblazoned tabard here at Davos Ski Resort in ’64. His cool demeanor with shades strike a appropriate pose for the track…

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.. Being a longtime friend of Lee Marvin, both hailing from Woodstock NY, I’m sure he could have told a tale or two!

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Mud on the face; yet a grimacing smile shows a passion for the race.

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The New York NY lot were highlighted in a photoshoot for a Life magazine special highlighting the Manhattan motorcyclists haring around the island; Don, is of course at the front!

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