How did you become interested in riding?
Started ripping around on a little 150 scooter. Took the MSF course so I could legally have a passenger. As soon as I learned to ride a motorcycle in the course I was hooked.
How long have you been riding?
About 9 years
What kind of bike(s) do you have?
I have an ’08 Sportster & a ’15 Street Triple R
Advice for new riders or women who want to get into riding?
If you wanna ride, go for it. If you’re new to riding, be smart & be safe but don’t be afraid. Know your comfort zone & be willing to push yourself outside of it little bits at a time.
Favorite moto adventure / dream moto adventure?
Dream moto adventure is to ride on every continent.
Favorite piece(s) of gear and why?
Favorite piece of gear is probably my Shoei helmet. Having a light aerodynamic helmet makes a BIG difference on longer rides or consecutive ride days. Also love the Sena headsets. I go on adventures with my hubby and its awesome being able to chat while we ride.
What is the best part of being woman who rides?
It’s a great way to clear my head & take a break from everything else I’ve got going on.
And what is the worst part of being woman who rides?
I don’t think there are really any downsides. There will always be people who make judgements no matter what you do, but as a woman in general that’s nothing new.
Besides riding motorcycles, what other hobbies or passions do you have?
I’m a mother, a photographer, a baker (cookies are my specialty), and a serious coffee addict. And I prefer to be outdoors whenever possible.