Michael Dapper is a freelance writer and editor based in St. Paul, Minnesota. His primary clients in 20 years of freelancing have been various divisions of Polaris Industries, including IAVA strategic partner Victory Motorcycles. He has written thousands of articles for the Victory owners’ magazine, Victory website and works for Victory at events such as motorcycle rallies, shows and demo rides.
He has written two books, one of which – “The Victory Motorcycle: The Making of a New American Motorcycle” – chronicled development of the first Victory model. As an avid motorcyclist, he has completed seven Iron Butt rides and has been fortunate enough to ride a Victory with IAVA in the 2014 and 2015 New York City Veterans Day Parades.