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IFRD Photos available

The International Female Ride Day Photos are in and published. Please logon and click on Members > IFRD Photo Contest to view the photos and vote for your favorite one.

Member Directory Now Available

Ladies, your member directory is now available on this web site. Because it is in the members only area, you must logon to gain access. To access the member directory: Logon, and click Members > Member Benefits > Member Directory You can download and print the Member Directory at your convenience. Please note, beginning this   Read the full article >>>

Ride-In™ Schedule updated

Note: The schedule for the Colorado Springs Ride-In™ has been updated. See: Ride-In > Ride-In Schedule

Between You and Me

By Deana Foster It’s December 31, and I’m sitting on the sofa with a horrible cold. It is really hard to think ahead to March and April, when this article will roll out, but I have a job to do and do it I shall…in between blowing my nose and coughing, that is. Please forgive   Read the full article >>>

J.P.’s Primary Cover

By Janis Perfetto Greetings! I’m so excited about this issue that I could just squeal like a little girl! We have so much in store for you, that this time around you really should get something in your mug, glass, stein, or Yeti, and settle into your favorite chair. This is going to take some   Read the full article >>>

Mind, Body, Motorcycle: Getting Geared Up For Safety

By Jill Dunphy Shortly after the November/December issue of the WOW magazine found its way into mailboxes across the country, a member in Texas contacted me and thanked me for the safety tips I’ve been sharing. We exchanged a few more messages, which led me to ask her if there was a specific topic she’d   Read the full article >>>

We Can Do It

By Carol Skala Las Vegas – lights and liquor, fun and friends, Elvis, and Donny and Marie… a broken water pump, a bum ankle, and Rosie the Riveter. Vegas is many things to many people. For me, Las Vegas is where the WWII rally cry, “We can do it!” suddenly became more than a propaganda   Read the full article >>>

Membership Matters: Tips and Tricks for Recruiting New Members

By Liz Udvardi This year marks the 35th Anniversary of our beloved Women on Wheels® organization; time sure does fly when you are having fun! From its inception in 1982 until now, WOW has had a rich history of embracing female motorcycle enthusiasts and promoting a positive image of the lifestyle. The members who started   Read the full article >>>

Who Oh Who

Name: Kathy Hendricks Nicknames: Sam (from when I played soccer in my 30s; there were three Kathys on the team) City of Residence: Wattsburg, Pennsylvania (386 residents) Why You Ride: For the same reason I breathe. It is my life and I wouldn’t change that for  anyone. No matter how hard a day I had in   Read the full article >>>


You asked, we listened! Women On Wheels® has struggled with merchandise for many years. Historically, we have not done a great job of predicting the trends in merchandise that members might want to buy. As a result WOW ended up with too much merchandise on the shelves that gathered dust nicely, but eventually had to   Read the full article >>>