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Profile of a Female Motorcyclist: Meet Melissa a.k.a. @Meligirl13

We have “met” so many fabulous women through these profiles. We are a growing group and there is no mold to define us! I’d love to keep this going giving lady motorcyclists a voice to share their stories. Whether you are more of a newbie like me, a road warrior, or moto racer I want to hear from you – email me at pamela(dot)court@gmail(dot)com. and we can get your .

My next guest is Melissa a.k.a. @Meligirl13 from Oceanside, CA. Check out her web site MelissaParis.com for more information, pictures, and videos.

Melissa a.k.a. @Meligirl13

Melissa a.k.a. @Meligirl13

How long have you been riding a motorcycle? I’ve been riding motorbikes for just about 10 years…

How did you learn to ride? My boyfriend in college rode … which was a big part of why I wanted to date him I think =D He taught me to ride.

What was your first motorcycle? My first bike was Kawasaki EX-250 … I was bored of it after about two months though and got a Yamaha FZR-600.

How many have you owned? a lot… haha

Why did you want to ride a motorcycle? I’m not sure what it was that attracted me to riding. Something in the back of my mind just kept telling me I needed to do it.

Tell us about your riding.  Racing…

What advice do you have for women who ride or want to ride a motorcycle? If you want to ride … ride. Being a girl shouldn’t affect that decision!

What is the longest trip that you’ve taken on your cycle? Does the Daytona 200 count as a long trip?

Do you belong to any motorcycle groups? No groups per se … But I am a member of CVMA which is my local club for racing!

Do you have a favorite riding story? Any riding story that ends with me having a trophy in my hands usually is a favorite =D

What do you do when you’re not riding? Mainly think about riding…