Yeah the Girls Moto X

Yeah The Girls

Yeah the Girls! Riding through the gates of the Moto X grounds a freak tornado-strength wind from across the plains, hit me side-on. I pulled over, parking my 420 kg loaded road bike, watching shade tents blowing down and loose gear lifted and dumped. Folks quickly trying to catch flying objects and tie down canopies. Stopping where I did, I …

2020 Arrive Birdsville Pub woman SOLO crossing 9'26"

Solo Mt Dare – Birdsville, 9′ 26”

Dead-set legend of the Simpson Desert Woman Moto intro: I am in awe of all the women of the Simpson Desert crossings since the first one in October 2019, where 12 gutsy ladies took on 1100 desert dunes, stretching 500 km from Birdsville to Mount Dare in one of the driest and harshest regions of the Australian outback. Many of …

Triumph Trident 660 woman rider Australia

Overcoming the Rape Culture

Triumphant Medusa –  Overcoming the Rape Culture   Intro: The cultural reality for women is the misconception that we must keep our feelings in check, at all costs; we have to keep going and just continue getting shit done. Many of us have suffered traumatic events, been prey to the most incongruous of circumstances, thinking we are to blame, not …

Grand Tales

Immerse yourself in the captivating stories of ordinary women achieving extraordinary feats in the moto world. Read their tales of finding their strength, upping the ante, chasing dreams and being empowered… enjoy ♥   The Simpson Desert’s Deadset Legend… A woman… 1100 sand dunes, a DRZ400, a wild cranky bull, 40 plus blistering degrees… a solo crossing of the Simpson …

Barbering Biker

Adventure before dementia   This lady has been gracing our social media screens, astounding us with her hilarious antics and ballsy attitude for quite a while now… just out there doing it… being outrageously different, living life to the max, putting in her all and having fun! But who is this Aussie with her Indian and sharpened Barbering tools? I …

Crossroads and Sand Dunes

Crossroads and Sand Dunes Choosing the route you’d like to take at the crossroads of life can be an inspiring experience, especially popping in the odd detour to add spontaneity to the journey; other times you’re stopped in your tracks and reminded not to take life for granted. At one of those confronting moments, Donna Ogle, 45, wife, mum and …

Woman land speed record holder

Stupidly Fast…

Stupidly Fast… The book cover showed the back of a woman clad in motorcycle leathers, sitting astride a red bike that was clearly built for speed, salt crystals were clinging like crusted diamonds to her rear tyre. Her helmeted head was turned slightly, suggesting she was gazing at the distant horizon across the stark-white salt lake, perhaps focusing on the …