In Pictures: Thailand's bad boy bikers - Al Jazeera English

In Pictures: Thailand's bad boy bikers

Members of Thailand's Hells Angels and other motorbike fans gathered for a colourful rally in Chiang Mai.

Brennan O'Connor |

Chiang Mai, Thailand - During the third annual Real Biker Custom Show - the last big two-wheeler event of the year - hundreds of bikers arrived in force in this northern city. 

Motorcycle fans and riders from across the country were drawn to the many custom made bikes for the offering. Chapters from Thailand’s numerous bike clubs sold merchandise and club t-shirts from promotional booths. Models could be seen adorning the larger motorcycle displays, posing for photos with participants. 

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