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7 tips for buying your first motorcycle

It took me a month to find the right bike, but I did it!  I finally bought a Harley-Davidson SuperLow®! Ever since I completed the Harley-Davidson Riding Academy New Rider course, I’ve been looking for a bike.  I’ve negotiated online and in-person with dealers.  I’ve looked at lots of ads on craigslist.  I’ve posted my own […]

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Fairy Bikers come to U.S. to ride Harley-Davidson bikes and raise money for breast cancer research

Meet Liz (age 54) and Tina (age 48), the Fairy Bikers,  two women from North Yorkshire, UK who self-identify with having a mid-life crisis.  They are flying to the United States on Saturday to embark on a Harley biking adventure that will address their crises while serving the greater good. The Fairy Bikers have two goals: 1) to promote riding for […]

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Learning to Ride, Day 2 (aka, the women in the class)

This post is the second installment of a four-part series on my experience attending the four-day Harley-Davidson Riding Academy New Rider Course.  To start at the beginning, jump to Day 1. The second day of class was also confined to the classroom. I realized class time was important.  I knew it was foundational.   I acknowledged we had to do it.  But […]

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