About Us

Red Knights® International Firefighters Motorcycle Club Association 6

The Red Knights® International Firefighters Motorcycle Club Association 6 is composed of members from the fire service and their families in the Province of Ontario; who are enthusiastic about the sport of motorcycle riding.

Membership, as defined by the Red Knights® International Firefighters Motorcycle Club, is open to all firefighters whether they are active service, retired, volunteer, professional, or industrial in the province of Ontario. Members must hold a valid motorcycle drivers license.

The Red Knights® International Firefighters Motorcycle Club Association 6 was formed in 2005 by founding members Henry Heideman, Jim Friend, Norm Clapham, Wylie Welsh, and Dan Merlin.

The Red Knights® International Firefighters Motorcycle Club Association 6 is an organization that was chartered in 2005 by the Red Knights® International Firefighters Motorcycle Club to represent local chapters in the Province of Ontario. It's official charter was accepted by the Red Knights® International Firefighters Motorcycle Club organization on July 5, 2006.

More information about the association can be found in the CONSTITUTION, BY-LAWS of the PROVINCIAL ASSOCIATION OF ONTARIO of the RED KNIGHTS INTERNATIONAL MOTORCYCLE CLUB INC.®

Our mission statement as defined by the Red Knights® International Firefighters Motorcycle Club:

If you are interested in joining a Red Knights® International Firefighters Motorcycle Club chapter please contact your nearest local chapter, which can be located in the “Chapters” section.

Red Knights® International Firefighters Motorcycle Club Association 6 Executive

President

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Vern Hepburn
(ONT 03)

Vice President

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Allen Mann
(ONT 13)

Secretary

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Perry Fee
(ONT 19)

Treasurer

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Mike Wilkins
(ONT 02)

Road Captain

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Paul Mann
(ONT 13)

Web Master

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Darrell Hutchinson
(ONT 03)

Red Knights® International Firefighters Motorcycle Club Representative

Region 2 Director

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Leo Patry
(ONT 7)

Red Knights® International Firefighters Motorcycle Club Association 6 Past Executive

Presidents

2006 - 2007
Henry Heideman (ONT 13)
2007 - 2010
Jim Friend (ONT 14)
2010 - 2011
Dan Merlin (ONT 13)
2011 - 2013
Jim Willis (ONT 09)
2013 - 2015
Ron Cordingley (ONT 11)

Vice Presidents

2006 - 2007
Jim Friend (ONT 14)
2007 - 2010
Dan Merlin (ONT 13)
2010 - 2011
Jim Willis (ONT 09)
2012 - 2014
Kim O'Brien (ONT 15)
2014 - 2015
Vern Hepburn (ONT 03)

Secretary

2006 - 2007
Norm Clapham (ONT 01)
2007 - 2012
Wylie Welsh (ONT 12)
2012 - 2014
Al Pellegroms (ONT 09)
2014 - 2016
John Vincent (ONT 20)

Road Captains

2006 - 2007
Wylie Welsh (ONT 12)
2007 - 2008
Richard Playfair (ONT 17)
2009 - 2012
Paul Patry (ONT 07)
2012 - 2014
Vern Hepburm (ONT 03)
2014 - 2017
Wylie Welsh (ONT 12)

Web Masters

2007 - 2011
Jim Friend (ONT 14)
2011 - 2013
Al Pellegroms (ONT 09)

Red Knights® International Firefighters Motorcycle Club Past Representatives

Region 2 Directors

2007 - 2011
Henry Heideman (ONT 13)
2011 - 2012
Dennis Gobey (ONT 09)
2012 - 2014
Scott Ryan (PEI 01)