Growing Outside my Comfort Zone: My ADV Camp Story

By Laura Reeve. I flew into Seattle-Tacoma Airport with butterflies in my stomach, grabbed an Uber to Puyallup, and picked up my rented F700GS from TourUSA. With the whole day to get to the PSSOR ADV Camp near McLeary, Washington, I rode northward, crossed [...]

Growing Outside my Comfort Zone: My ADV Camp Story 2017-03-11T10:21:45+00:00

How Will I Use My Second Chance?

By Shalmarie Wilson. Shal is the Project Manager at SheADV. Where does her passionate commitment come from?  January 27, 2011 was a life-changing day for me.  I was just leaving work after getting all geared up for the cold ride home, when I was struck [...]

How Will I Use My Second Chance? 2017-03-11T10:24:23+00:00

How Much Is Your Freedom Worth?

By Egle Gerulaityte. When I feel inspired, I’m usually a very curious fur ball of dreads: I’d always talk to other riders while waiting for the ferry, having coffee at a gas station, or taking photos of the Transfagarasan road; after all, the beauty [...]

How Much Is Your Freedom Worth? 2017-03-11T10:26:01+00:00

Its Not About the Length of Your Legs

By Egle Gerulaityte. This article was shared with SheADV from WomenADVRiders. Alexandra ‘Ola’ Trzaskowska (36) is probably one of the toughest women bikers I’ve ever met: she rides in the most extreme corners of the world, knows Central Asia like it’s her backyard, and [...]

Its Not About the Length of Your Legs 2017-03-11T10:27:14+00:00

Riding the Dalton Highway

By Heather Lea. Here's an excerpt from a Two Part series shared with SheADV from Heather and Dave's blog, Riding Full Circle. On Aug. 15, 2016 Dave and I brought Frankenbike home from the bike-ospital. We had it for about three minutes when I noticed [...]

Riding the Dalton Highway 2017-03-11T10:27:44+00:00

Rockin’ the ADV Woman Rally

By Cletha Walstrand. Cletha shared her story from her blog Cletha's Adventures with SheADV. OMG! Yeah, OMG a thousand times!!!! Okay, let me back up a bit. I arrived in Granby, CO and later that evening Lydia showed up. We're sharing a room. So, before [...]

Rockin’ the ADV Woman Rally 2017-03-11T10:31:19+00:00

The Lost Coast – A Beautiful Ride

By Kris Fant. There are so many beautiful rides, but my favorite to tell people about is “The Lost Coast.” The lost coast is in Northern California, and is a stretch of road that winds up until it crests the pasture filled hills, gives you [...]

The Lost Coast – A Beautiful Ride 2017-03-11T10:32:24+00:00

I Get Fly With a Little Help from My Friends

By Angela Goodman. Recently I did something I'd never done before, and which I'd never expected: I went to the gym... with my mom. Going to the gym was just not something we did in my family. We didn't really exercise or go outside - [...]

I Get Fly With a Little Help from My Friends 2017-03-11T10:32:58+00:00

Truth Be Told

By Angela Goodman. So, I'm on week three... more or less. Truth be told, I got off to a vague start. I definitely have not been doing the full program three times per week, as was the goal. The good news is, 1) I learned [...]

Truth Be Told 2017-03-11T10:33:27+00:00

The Teabag Made Me Do It

By Angela Goodman. I really never expected to be writing a fitness blog. I am quite far from what I (and, I'm guessing, you) imagine when you think of people who might write a fitness blog. For me, that person could be male or female, [...]

The Teabag Made Me Do It 2017-03-11T10:34:18+00:00