These four ladies made history in Japan, the first all-woman team to finish the Suzuka 4 Hour endurance race.
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The bad ass and equally lovely Tamara Raye gettin’ some sweet air on her vintage ‘72 Yamaha MX250 in Japan at the Kawagoe MX Village outside of Tokyo. Photograph by Ryo Tsuchiyama (IG @MTXF8). [ more photos of Tamara | tagged Japan ]
Jeannette Mekdara at the Hell on Wheels MC (site) takes Japan rally- she and Dimitri Coste won first place in their classes. Participants in the rally shipped their bikes over to Japan, like Jeannette’s DT Yamaha scrambler. [ more posts featuring Jeannette Mekdara | Hell on Wheels MC ]
Here you see a bunch of rad women riders, ready to race their vintage dirtbikes at the Kawagoe Motocross Track during the Hell on Wheels takes Japan rally. Featuring motoladies Dorinda Roberts, Caroline Patterson, Tamara Raye, Jennifer McClain and Jeannette Mekdara. [ more photos tagged Japan | source ]
Bosozoku means ‘violent run tribe’, the Japanese gangs of the 1980’s earned this named by the Police they were constantly fleeing from. In a culture known for having strict cultural norms, the Bosozoku girls are definite outlaws. They ride fast, loud (visually and physically) motorcycles, wear uniforms and tattoos, and don’t take crap from anyone. In the video, some of the women describe getting into the scene because they were dating Bosozoku guys. They enjoyed riding but didn’t want to sit behind the man anymore, so they got their own bikes. Their… Continue Reading »
Myco Tsutsui from EvoSpo with her pink and purple 1980 Harley Shovelhead. Myco is Itsuki’s wife, founder of the Suck My Shovel EvoSpo blog. Can’t help but love their interesting bikes, some are pretty wild. She’s got a purple jewel style suicide shifter that sits behind her leg… nuts! [ more motorcycle smiles | more tagged Japan ]