The Alberta Retreads are a member of the Retreads Motorcycle Club International, Inc., (AMA Charter 3233) with some 24,000 members nationwide, all of whom share two things; an age of 40 plus and a love of motorcycling. The Retreads, founded by George Spidell in El Cajon, California in 1969, have members in all 50 states as well as Canada and Europe.