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Chantal Simons and the chook chaser

Across Asia on The Chook Chaser

BY EGLE GERULAITYTE Chantal Simons has just completed one hell of a journey. She rode her Yamaha XT250 all the way from East Timor to the Netherlands, spending fifteen months on the road and covering over 28,000 miles overland.

Motorcycles and art

Grease and Graphite

BY AMANDA ZITO I think it’s pretty safe to say that most motorcyclists have at least two passions. Motorcycles, and that other thing.

Lea Rieck on a solo motorcycle journey RTW

The Tiger and The Red Dress

BY EGLE GERULAITYTE Lea Rieck (Germany) is tough through and through: she set out on a round the world journey solo, riding her Triumph Tiger 800 XCA; she claims she preferred toy cars instead of Barbies when she was little, and she’s not afraid to

Conquering the Backcountry Discovery Route: Stephanie Terrien

Conquering the Back Country Routes

BY STEPHANIE TERRIEN June 2, 2015, Flagstaff, AZ. Clean hotel room with A/C, super comfy king-size bed, real pillows and towels, and appreciatively TWO bathrooms. HOLY COW! Stunning scenery on steroids, majestic elk, mule deer, jackrabbits, free-roaming cattle, and idyllic campsites helped to soothe the

Liz Keily riding Oman

Oman’s Wow Factor: Magic of the East

BY LIZ KEILY I have tales aplenty about agonizingly long, unfriendly and outright frustrating border crossings that we had experienced on our motorcycle trip across Asia. “A country shows its true mettle in the manner it processes people across its borders”, I always say. Unexpectedly,

Steph and Rhonda: 250cc Around The World

BY EGLE GERULAITYTE Stephanie Jeavons is one of the first women to ever ride a motorcycle in Antarctica; currently resting up in British Columbia, Canada, Steph is busy writing for a bunch of ADV mags around the world and planning her next epic ride. Small

Global women who ride

Going Global

BY RASHMI TAMBE  I stumbled into the world of motorcycling 10 years ago. A young, newly minted motorcyclist, I absolutely loved the thrill of going fast on two wheels. Sometimes I would ride to the local bookstore and eagerly peruse its shelves for more material