WHAT IS YOUR ROLE/POSITION IN MOTORCYCLING?
Rider and consumer of services and products
HOW DID YOU GET INTO MOTORCYCLING?
Started riding when my ex-husband suggested we buy a bike together in the early 1980s. Rode for several years then stopped. Started again six years ago and still loving it.
WHAT DO YOU LIKE/ENJOY IN MOTORCYCLING?
The sense of freedom, the connection to the earth and the air - feeling like I am part of the universe, sharing this feeling with my friends, the camaraderie, THE JOY, the isolation and escape within my helmet while still riding within a crowd and on my own, the beautiful New Zealand roads and scenery.
WHAT IS YOUR OBJECTIVE, YOUR GOAL?
To continue to ride as long as I can and to share that experience with my friends
WHY WOULD YOU RECOMMEND MOTORCYCLING?
For the same reason I would recommend it to men, to experience the sheer and utter joy riding and all that is related to it.
DO YOU HAVE A ROLE MODEL/MENTOR THAT ENCOURAGED YOU?
My friends mother who rode a bike and sidecar in the second world war.