I can’t WAIT for riding season to get started! If anyone regularly rents bikes and is interested in joining Club EagleRider (discounted monthly credits toward bike rentals,) please feel free to use my referral code (RXMJL) – you get an extra rental credit, and so do I I’ve been a member a little over a year, and its […]Read more "Join The Club!"
If you sign up, please use my referral code RXMJL so they know I sent you! I’ve been an EagleRider customer for years, renting bikes in cool places including Phoenix, Portland and even way back in 2002 when I rode one-way from Vegas to LA. Recently, they added a membership club where for a monthly […]Read more "Club EagleRider"
Excited for my first article on the Life Lanes site as a #ProgressivePartner – “How to Choose Your First Motorcycle.” I’ve always hoped that this blog would provide helpful info to riders – especially newbies and women – and working with Progressive allows me to reach more people! As a 20+ year rider and buyer […]Read more "How to Choose Your First Motorcycle"
Woah, this is cool! The Wall Street Journal wrote a story about how I got into BMWs, and why I love my R 1200 C (both of them!), especially for camping trips in the mountains. She Rides the BMW Motorcycle That James Bond Made Famous Hello to all my new readers who found me through […]Read more "WSJ: “She Rides the BMW Motorcycle That James Bond Made Famous”"
This is the best helmet I’ve ever owned, and for the price, it better be! My friend Sean has been a modular helmet guy for years, and raved about his Schuberth. I was indifferent to the flip-up design, and harbored concerns about safety – would it come loose on impact? But when my beloved Shoei […]Read more "REVIEW: Schuberth C4 Pro Modular Helmet"
Motorcyclists love to imagine themselves lone wolves, self-sufficient individualists who rely on their wits, skill and toughness to travel the world. Bullsh*t. We live in a society. And with our world community facing a deadly virus, it’s more evident than ever that our actions and lives are interconnected and we rely on each other and […]Read more "TRUST in the age of COVID-19"
NOTE: Due to the global COVID-19 virus pandemic, many of the events below have been postponed or canceled. Please visit the event websites for the latest information and dates. Stay safe, friends! I love moto events with my riding friends! The ride there & back, camping, checking out the beautiful machines, catching some live […]Read more "2020 Event Calendar!"
On a 93-degree day in Atlanta, it’s easy to choose the pool over my bike. But this summer, I pledged to ride more, and that means having the right gear. After an exhaustive online search and multiple try-ons/returns, I found the perfect summer jacket – the Spidi Summer Net Women’s Jacket. Light and airy and the […]Read more "REVIEW: Spidi Summer Net Women’s Jacket"
Sharing an article I enjoyed: “Love and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance,” by Lily Brooks-Dalton, published in the New York Times, 3/4/16. Looking forward to the day when I see my partner’s headlight in my mirror. (illustration by Brian Rea)Read more "Article: “Love and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance”"