HOLLIDAYSBURG - Word about Roar in the Mountains motorcycle rally spread to a daredevil as she swung from rally to rally, city to city, state to state.
She wanted to work at the rally at American Legion Memorial Park in Hollidaysburg, and rally coordinator Ken Knisely contracted her to be the "wow" factor Roar hasn't had in its history. READ ON
NEW YORK — Cris Baldwin was seven when she commandeered her brother’s minibike on their Wisconsin dairy farm and first felt the wind in her face. More than 400,000 kilometres and 42 years later, it’s still two wheels and a gas tank for the school administrator. READ ON
The American Motorcyclist Association is pleased to announce that the Motorcycle Industry Council will be hosting a reception and luncheon for women in the motorcycling industry at the upcoming AMA International Women & Motorcycling Conference in Carson City, Nev. The event will take place on the opening day of the conference on Thursday, July 26, at noon in the Juniper Room at the Gold Dust West Hotel. READ ON
While the typical motorcycle rider is male, women's interest in bikes is growing.
One Victoria motorcycle dealer estimates the number of women riders in the area has doubled in the past five years.
"Women account for 10 per cent motorcycle riders locally," says Sarah (Tripper) Green, who looks after community relations at Island BMW. "We're helped by the weather, of course.