BY ELISA WIRKALA On a fortuitous night at a Seattle motorcycle event in 2012, my perception of riding took a sudden, life-altering shift.
BY EGLE GERULAITYTE Women’s motorcycle gear is a hot topic all around: not enough options, pink colors, tiny pockets, questionable function and protection.
BY EGLE GERULAITYTE As a solo female rider, I’d always had that big, scary “what if” somewhere in the back of my mind.
Dear Lynda, I want to join a group of friends traveling the Nevada BDR this summer, but my partner doesn’t think I’m skilled enough. I think it would be fun, but now I’m worried something will go wrong and she’ll say ‘I told you so.’
Almost 20 years ago, Laura started her adventures as a pillion. Fast forward eight years, and she has moved from pillion to pilot.
Dear Lynda, I identify as non-binary, and would prefer to attend women’s events over co-ed events, but I’m never sure I’ll be welcome. I feel like I am harassed at co-ed motorcycle events, and people don’t even try to respect my gender pronouns. How can
I really want to work in the motorcycle industry because that is my passion, but my friends who made the leap all say they spend less time riding now because they work during riding season. How can I make motorcycles my full time job?
Dear Lynda, I want to go on a motorcycle camping trip for the weekend, but I’ve never done that before. How do I pick up the courage?
“Following your heart and living in the power and presence of love” is the message Ashley and Step are sharing as they travel the world by Ural.
Join us in a podcast conversation with traveler and writer Elspeth Beard, and our own author and Women ADV Riders magazine Editor in Chief Egle Gerulaityte, as they discuss Elspeth’s inspirational journey across the world on a motorcycle—The first woman to ride all four continents