Motorcycle Injury Lawyer Blog; It’s so great to see more and more women enjoying two wheels from all parts of the world. Women rider Melissa Sturzaker from Australia shares her story and confirms: Women are the Hottest thing on the pavement worldwide!
Name: Melissa Sturzaker
Location: Tasmania, Australia.
Occupation: Full time mum.
Currently rides: 01 Yamaha xvs 250.
When did you start riding? June 2011 at the good old age of 44.
What got you involved in motorcycles and how did you start? My hubby has been riding for years, and I thought I would love to give it a try for myself as opposed to being just being a passenger.
How has riding motorcycles impacted your life? It has given me a new lease on life, I feel very free and relaxed and alive.
What has been your biggest challenge with riding? The weather, I don’t really like it when it’s windy, but I’m getting better at it the more I ride.
What do you like most about your model motorcycle? How it looks and sounds.
What modifications have you made? Driving lights, exhaust, grips, pegs, saddlebags, and heaps of polished alloy.
When you’re not riding motorcycles what are you other interest? I like to get out in my gardens.
What advice do you have for other women riders? Persevere and never too old and just enjoy it.
How tall are you? I am 5 ft 4 inches tall.
What is your weather like year round? Very cold winter, but most of the time plenty of good riding weather.
How is riding therapy for you? Riding keeps my head clear, every time I get off my bike I’m smiling.
Yes, I know that smile after a ride and I’m sure many reading this do too. Doesn’t matter what you ride, just get out and ride… It will make you smile.
Ride ON!

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