WOMEN CHALLENGING THE MOTORCYCLE SECTOR – BEATRICE “TRIS” NJERI – INSPIRING THE YOUNG GENERATION (BLOG 2)

Who is Tris ? I am a 23 year old who is totally immersed in the motorcycle industry. I am a training instructor, a racer, a sales executive and own a motorcycle dealership.  I am more a hands on person and to be honest I did not enjoy school much. So as soon as I …

WOMEN CHALLENGING THE MOTORCYCLE SECTOR – SUSAN MULLEI – RIDING INSTRUCTOR. (BLOG 1).

We start off the series with the amazing Susan commonly known as Su, who is an instructor. Learning how to ride comes first and we could not skip this important part of riding. Who is Su? Su is passionate about riding, loves riding and talks about riding to everyone who cares to listen.  Su is …

INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY 2021 – CELEBRATING WOMEN IN MOTORCYCLE SECTOR – SERIES

This is an introductory post to inform you what to expect in the month of March as we celebrate the International Women's Day. International Women’s Day is celebrated every 8th day of March.  This year the theme is #ChooseToChallenge.  A challenged world is an alert world. Individually, we're all responsible for our own thoughts and …

IMPORTANT THINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT A CARNET DE PASSAGE.

Before we can even get deep in to the important things about the Carnet de Passage, let us first understand what this is. The Carnet de Passage mostly referred to as the CPD, is an international customs document which covers the temporary admission of motor vehicles (private and commercial road motor vehicles) in countries where …

WHAT IS IN MY HYGIENE BAG – HOW TO KIT YOURS.

Hygiene bag from Femi Bags While traveling, you use 99% of public facilities and hygiene can be highly compromised in some places more than others. Whether you are traveling first class or staying in 5 star hotels, hygiene can never be guaranteed as all these are public places. Hygiene therefore becomes your responsibility regardless of …

WOMEN IN DAKAR RALLY 2021

When Dakar Rally moved to Saudi Arabia, there was a concern about Saudi Arabia's treatment of women rights activists. If you did not know, Saudi Arabian culture is one of the most conservative cultures. It is also the most profoundly gender-segregated nation on Earth. Before the year 2017, Saudi women could not drive a car, …

2021 BRINGS THE ENTRY OF THE ELECTRIC MOTORCYCLES INTO KENYAN ROADS. INVESTORS EYEING THE BODA BODA SUB-SECTOR.

Image courtesy of Google photos. It definitely scares us today to see Mother Nature trying to reclaim what belongs to her. Climate change has been a discussion for over three decades after almost a century of accumulating science. Three decades later, we have not fixed it yet. In Kenya, we are now experiencing the waters …

SHE COULD STILL BE RIDING TODAY, BUT A RECKLESS DRIVER ENDED HER LIFE.

Scanty details available to us, say that a young man of about 19 years of age, who is said to have been intoxicated and driving at a high speed, swerved to her lane hitting Kui. She never made it to the hospital.How many need to die for bikers to earn respect on the roads?! It …

IRIDE4HELMETS AND WOMEN BIKERS ASSOCIATION DONATE HELMETS TO BODA BODA WOMEN RIDERS.

99% of all riders both private and commercial (boda boda and courier services) in Kenya are men. Though the motorcycle industry has tremendously grown, in the last 10 years, the women riders still remain a small percentage. However, the numbers are now significant and you can always spot a woman on a motorcycle on our …

KENYAN WOMEN BIKERS CELEBRATE THE CANCER MONTH WITH – BIKERS 4 BOOBIES RIDE

Cancer is the second leading cause of death in the world. Statistics show that it affects more men than women and leads to more death in men than women. Every year, the women bikers in Kenya celebrate the cancer month of October by creating cancer awareness, donating to an organisation that supports cancer patients and …