Royal Enfield announces the return of its signature Build. Train. Race. (BTR) program to both MotoAmerica and Progressive American Flat Track national championships for the 2024 season. Now in its fifth season, BTR is the first of its kind—an all-woman initiative that teaches women to build and race motorcycles.
WRN is among the first to ride the all new BMW R 1300 GS and we are excited to share our impressions with you. All new, yet with familiar features, the motorcycle will certainly delight anyone looking for a peppy adventure bike with grit to handle off-road terrain, yet comfort to go the distance.
Quad Lock’s phone mounts and vibration dampener keeps your cell phone protected where you can see it while riding. Check out our review of the company’s latest products—the Mag mount, wireless charger, and vibration dampener.
New to road racing? If you’ve never raced on a track before—or if you’re unsure of your speed—you’ll want to start with a class or event designed for beginners. Here are three options for riders looking to dip their toes into the world of sportbike racing.
The BMW GS Trophy U.S. Qualifier is a motorcycle competition made up of 21 exercises spanning a two-day period designed to challenge the adventure rider’s skill, fitness, and mental fortitude. The winners move on to compete in the International competition. This year a record number of women entered the challenge!
Women and those who ride with them are welcome to join WRN on our “Ladies First” tour of Portugal and Western Spain September 27–October 4, 2024. Offered in collaboration with Blue Strada Tours, a limited number of lucky riders will ride with us and experience the best of the Iberian Peninsula, including wine tastings, amazing vistas, waterfalls, wildlife, and more.
Women, Motorcycles, and Music. This is the theme for the second organized event of the Antique Motorcycle Club of America’s (AMCA) first woman-focused group, the Riveters. Following the success of the group’s Chix on 66 ride, Chix on the Crossroads participants will follow a Southern route that highlights American musical heritage. Registration is now open!
Indian Motorcycle’s Pursuit Limited luxury tourer is loaded with ride-enhancing features, a chassis-mounted fairing, and plush amenities to keep you comfortably in the saddle longer. Check out our long-term test results.
In 1982, at just 23 years old, Elspeth Beard set off on a 2-1/2 year, 35,000-mile solo adventure around the world on her 1974 BMW R60/6 motorcycle. With almost no money, but a voracious appetite to experience faraway cultures by way of two wheels, she became one of the first British woman to accomplish such a feat. Read about this incredible pioneer and find out how you can join WRN on a ride with Elspeth.