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State director profile – Nicky Zarras

This column is to honor the State Directors whose drive and personality improves the quality of life of their state MSTA members.

nicky_zarrasThis month STAReview magazine feature’s Nevada’s State Director Nick Zarras.

STAReview Magazine (SRM): What prompted you to join the MSTA and how long have you been in a member?

Zarras: I was hunting around the web sites and came upon the HSTA forum run off the micapeak.com site. It provided a casual spot to talk to like-minded motorcyclist. I was impressed with their knowledge and also the commentary was dignified. Not the media hype type of topics and language found on some forums. In the summer of 2007 I wrote an article for STAReview titled “Riding Disabled.” In January 2008 I was recruited to become an Editor at Large, which at my then 264-pound weight I was eminently qualified for. I have now trimmed down to 208 pounds. I became a Feature Editor in February 2008. In May 2012 I became Managing Editor.

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Member Profile: Robert Ohm

Robert Ohm
Robert Ohm

Hometown/State? I live in Neenah, Wisconsin.

What was your first motorcycle? Mine was a 1966 Yamaha 250cc street bike.

Current motorcycle(s)? I own a 2010 Honda ST1300.

What is your all-time favorite motorcycle? That would be Honda’s VFR800. The bike is sporty, yet comfortable enough to ride 1000 miles in a day. The 5.8 gallon tank allows one to cover 200 miles between fill ups.

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