You won’t believe this synchronized riding demonstration by the Italian police motorcycle drill team was filmed over 60 years ago.
Termed an Epic Motorcycle Ride Lake Superior, it truly was a brilliant experience. The combination of the bike’s performance, the roads, the wilderness – made me ever more fond of Ontario’s North.
When you reside in Ontario or Quebec and you’re looking to improve your higher speed motorcycle riding skills or even get a motorcycle racing license, there is but one school, the FAST School run and owned by famous Michel Mercier’s. And I’ve been fortunate to join the Racing School as one of their race instructors. I’ll be teaching the level one as well as specialized women’s race groups.
That day was the day which all other excuses died. Being a woman, a woman motorcycle traveller, belonging to a class with few resources, and being born in a small, forgotten country, where many men still do not even like their women to work outside the home.
According to Vicki Gray, Director of MOTORESS.com, more women are getting involved in motorcycling of all types. A quick visit to her website explains the mindset: “Our philosophy is inspired by free-spirited, positive thinking individuals who are optimistic, open-minded, inspiring, and fun.
When I initially heard the news that the French MotoGP Randy de Puniet received sponsorship from Playboy Italy, I threw my arms up in the air exclaiming- unbelievable surrender! I knew this meant there’d be PLAYBOY bunnies in the MotoGP paddock.