Meet Trina! One of our amazing Women Riders.
How long have you been/when did you start riding?
I was a passenger as a child with my dad and uncle. When my brother and I were around 10, my dad bought us a dirt bike, which I loved. I took the Appleton Harley-Davidson Riding Course 3-4 years ago and bought my first bike about 2 years ago.
Who influenced your love of motorcycles the most?
My dad & uncle
When did you get your motorcycle license?
I was the first employee to go through the Appleton Harley-Davidson Riding Academy course, 3-4 years ago.
What was your first bike and what do you ride now?
2015 Harley-Davidson XL1200V Seventy-Two
How many miles, on average, do you ride per year?
Not enough! I work a lot
Have you been on a multi-day motorcycle adventure before?
Last year we took the truck & bike on a 14-day trip out west to Sturgis and Yellowstone.
Do you have a dream motorcycle adventure?
I want to ride my own out to Sturgis and down the Tail of the Dragon.
What do you enjoy most about riding?
The feeling of being free.
What advice do you have for women who are thinking about getting into riding?
What is one thing you would never ride without?
My proper riding gear!
How has riding affected other areas of your life?
That’s all I want to do in my free time – when it's nice out