HOW TO BECOME A RUFF RYDER?
WHO ARE THE RUFF RYDERS?


Ruff Ryders Lifestyles is not just for motorcycles, car and trucks, dogs or vest wearing. Ruff Ryders Lifestyle is an organization filled with attitude and a frame of mind. Its members are determined to represent their RR family in a positive, motivating manner. Some represent through stunting, racing, building show cars/bikes, or even by fitness or urban swagger… but every Ruff Ryder Lifestyle member wearing the RR brand represents his/her family with pride, poise and attitude. Membership does not make the member; the member makes the RR brand by representing his/her family in a way that continues the initial vision of the founding siblings. The RR soldier is physically and mentally fit, displays urban swagger, rallies around extreme sport, and uplifts not only his/her family, but the worldwide community. The RR soldier is the epitome of strength, confidence, pride, and integrity. By uniting individual efforts, Ruff Ryders Lifestyles has built a strong, cohesive organization that positively impacts the lives of families and communities. The organization's success is based on the depth of commitment, vision and confidence of its members.

HOW DO I BECOME A RUFF RYDER?
The Ruff Ryders are currently looking for soldiers to actively represent the Ruff Ryder Lifestyle. The Ruff Ryder Lifestyle is defined as a lifestyle of family, charity, extreme sport, music, and fashion. Ruff Ryders(RR) seeks individuals who will promote and extend its policies and programs. In return, RR is a conduit through which individuals can grow and develop, while simultaneously providing "Service to All Mankind." Ruff Ryders Lifestyles has several divisions. Here are a few:

Motorcycles - In this division you can represent Ruff Ryders by being a licensed, registered Ryder on the streets or by stunting and/or racing on closed courses.

Cars & Truck - If you have a licensed and registered car, truck or SUV that is show quality, you can represent the Ruff Ryders by joining our international car division. Also available (on closed courses) drifting, racing, etc…

Dog - In this division, you can represent the Ruff Ryders while breeding and maintaining your canine.

Thug Workout - Healthy lifestyle, athletic activity, sport.

Street Team - In this division, you can represent the Ruff Ryders by assisting in local, regional or (inter)national promotions of Ruff Ryder events and merchandise.

Ruff Ryders to the Rescue Foundation - Charity is the basic, core principal of the Ruff Ryder Lifestyle. A non-profit Ruff Ryder organization is set up to support the international Ruff Ryder charity events.


Other criteria for becoming a Ruff Ryder are:
-Meet the membership criteria as defined in the RR member license agreement.
-Agree with the mission and vision of RR Corporate.
-Be in good standing in terms of conduct.
-Agree to abide by any applicable rules and regulations of RR Corporate and your local chapter.
-Proves ability to uphold the RR mission, vision and attitude.
-Be at least 21 years old. (To be a Ruff Ryder, you must be of legal age to sign a licensing agreement.)
-You must be able to complete a prospective member period of at least 90 days.
-You must be agree to, and fulfill, the current Membership Fee Schedule.
-You must show pride in the Ruff Ryder organization. While wearing the Ruff Ryder logo, (even as a prospective member) you are representing the Ruff Ryder brand. Nothing but respect and pride for the Ruff Ryder trademarks are acceptable.

HOW DO I APPLY TO BECOME A RUFF RYDER? There are a few ways to apply for Ruff Ryder membership. They include: Applying online, through your local chapter, or by contacting our administrative office. VIA WEBSITE. You can go to www.RuffRyders.com/lifestyles and join via our member's portal. Online, you may submit application to join the Ruff Ryders. Once your application is received online, our staff will find the nearest chapter to your location and inform that chapter of your intentions to join. You will be contacted by the local chapter. The local chapter Prospective Manager/Team will discuss local requirements.

The steps for joining via the website are:
-Fill out the prospective member form information online at www.ruffryders.com/lifestyles;
-Receive contact from the Lifestyles team and your local chapter (if applicable);
-Fulfill the administrative (licensing agreement) and initial financial obligations;
-At 60 days, full financial obligations are due (as defined in the fee schedule), and your local chapter (if applicable) will provide an evaluation on your progress. You will be provided a fee schedule. This fee schedule will fully explain the financial responsibilities of being an official Ruff Ryder.

VIA LOCAL CHAPTER (directly) - You can approach any Ruff Ryder and ask about joining our organization. Once you are in contact with the local chapter, you will be directed to the website www.ruffryders.com/lifestyles for more information and instruction on becoming an official Ruff Ryder. Through the local chapter, the steps for becoming an official Ruff Ryders are: Fill out the prospective member form information online at www.ruffryders.com/lifestyles; o Coordinate with the local chapter and the Lifestyles team; Fulfill the administrative (licensing agreement) and initial financial obligations; _ You will be provided a fee schedule. This fee schedule will fully explain the financial responsibilities of being an official Ruff Ryder. At 60 days, full financial obligations are due (as defined in the fee schedule), and your local chapter will provide a 60 evaluation on your progress

VIA TELEPHONE - You can call into the administrative offices of Ruff Ryders to inquire about joining. Once we have your information, we will contact your local chapter to assist you in starting your prospective period. The steps for joining via telephone are as follows:
Provide the prospective member information so we can assist you in submitting your information to the online member portal at www.ruffryders.com/lifestyles; Receive contact from the Lifestyles team and your local chapter (if applicable); Fulfill the administrative (licensing agreement) and initial financial obligations; _ You will be provided a fee schedule. This fee schedule will fully explain the financial responsibilities of being an official Ruff Ryder.
At 60 days, full financial obligations are due (as defined in the fee schedule), and your local chapter (if applicable) will provide an evaluation on your progress

WHAT IF THERE IS NO LOCAL CHAPTER? If there is no local chapter, then we can discuss starting one! The Ruff Ryder team will assign a chapter within your region to mentor and assist you in getting a chapter started and officers assigned. WHAT SHOULD I EXPECT DURING MY PROSPECTIVE PERIOD? You should expect the local chapter or mentoring chapter to provide you with opportunities to show that you can actively represent the Ruff Ryder Lifestyle.