About Us

FINISH LINE MOTOR ESCORT

  • We believe the power of any organization rests within the people behind and around it; and more specifically, their motivation to provide superior customer service.
  • Merlin House, President & CEO has twenty-seven years of corporate sales and recruiting experience. He has been riding motorcycles for over 40 years and has completed formal police escort training along with years of experience in organizing and planning motorcycle events and rides.
  • Merlin joined F.R. to grow in not only his spiritual beliefs but also to develop his friendship with hundreds of other motorcyclists across the nation. He became President of the organization and developed it into the fastest growing motorcycle ministry in the country.

HISTORY

TIMELINE

  • 2004FINISH LINE MOTOR ESCORT founder, Merlin House becomes President of Fellowship Riders and grows the organization from 30 chapters to over 50 chapters in a 5 state area, representing over 600 riders.
  • 2005 – Merlin House was asked to coordinate and advise with the referee and media escort efforts for the Toyota US Open/Lifetime Fitness Triathlon in Dallas which was the largest pro purse in the US.
  • 2006 – Merlin heads up all efforts in coordinating the motorcycle escorts for the Toyota US Open/Lifetime Fitness Race in Dallas and added clients including PlayTri Racing and Ironhead Race Productions.
  • 2007 – Fellowship Riders hits milestone of 70 affiliates and over 1,000 riders servicing national and international events
  • 2008 – Efforts for motorcycle support continue for the Lifetime Fitness Triathlon in Dallas.
  • 2009 – A systemic approach was developed to maximize motor escorts in order to handle more triathlons in the Dallas metro area to include 30+ triathlon races which included National Qualifiers, National Championships, SMW Regional Champion and State Championship Races for Lifetime Fitness, Ironhead Race Productions, PlayTri Racing.
  • 2010 – Merlin House forms FINISH LINE MOTOR ESCORT to provide complete services for triathlons and duathlons.