Thunder Press NorCal Bureau Chief Felicia Morgan checks in from the road as part of the 2014 Motorcycle Cannonball support crew with a handful of photos from day 1 of the epic cross-country journey on pre-1937 motorcycles. Check back for more in the coming days!

The 2014 Motorcycle Cannonball Grand Start from the shores of Daytona Beach, Florida
The 2014 Motorcycle Cannonball Grand Start from the shores of Daytona Beach, Florida

Frank Westfall enjoying the open road
Frank Westfall enjoying the open road

Hans Coertse from South Africa aboard his 1924 Indian Scout
Hans Coertse from South Africa aboard his 1924 Indian Scout

Roadside repairs on the first day
Roadside repairs on the first day

Rider Steve DeCosta aboard his 1927 Harley JD
Rider Steve DeCosta aboard his 1927 Harley JD

More day 1 roadside repairs
More day 1 roadside repairs