Dating someone in a biker club
In these clubs, some amount of hazing may occur during the early stages (i.e.hang-around, prospecting) ranging from the mandatory performance of menial labor tasks for full patch members to sophomoric pranks, and, in rare cases with some outlaw motorcycle clubs, acts of violence.While organizations may vary, the typical internal organization of a motorcycle club consists of a president, vice president, treasurer, secretary, road captain, and sergeant-at-arms (sometimes known as enforcer).Localized groups of a single, large MC are called charters and the first charter established for an MC is referred to as the mother charter.The colors worn by members of some motorcycle clubs will sometimes follow a convention of using either a one-piece patch for nonconformist social clubs, two-piece patch for clubs paying dues, a three-piece patch for outlaw clubs or side patches.The three-piece patch consists of the club logo and the top and bottom patches, usually crescent shaped, which are referred to as rockers.This article is about non-AMA sanctioned motorcycle clubs.
A formal induction follows, in which the new member affirms his loyalty to the club and its members. Full members are often referred to as "full patch members" or "patchholders" and the step of attaining full membership can be referred to as "being patched".
The number and arrangement of patches is somewhat indicative of the nature of the club.