12th Sept Ace Café

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Wednesday 12th September is the next monthly meet at The Ace Cafe London. 7-7.30pm meet for a few hours of coffee/tea biscuits or dinner and lots of Ladies Chatter re bikes blokes and everything else in between.

Finland Rally Report

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A fabulous trip; almost 2500 miles of road plus two ferry trips each way.  Having travelled across Europe last year to attend the WIMA Estonia International, this time I missed out Russia and spent more time in Latvia and Lithuania. … Continued

Lock2Lock

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Fighting back against motorcycle theft Lock 2 Lock is a national motorcycle security scheme with a difference.  The MAG Foundation re-launched the scheme on 13th August 2018 offering a tag to display to other riders. It takes less than 20 … Continued

Travel Film Festival

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Save the date: 21-23 September 2018 in Inverewe! The Scottish Adventure Travel Film Festival is a celebration of great adventure travel films in a unique destination at the end of one of the best road journeys in the world, at Inverewe … Continued

WIMA France Sept 2018

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Dear WIMA friends, At last, the so wanted invitation to the French WIMA rally, 2018 edition has arrived!. After the success in the Vosges region in 2017, we are pleased to propose a new location the cottage of Les Dormillouses … Continued

MAG News

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News from the Motorcycle Action Group (MAG) MAG calls for greater partnership-working and tougher action against bike crime in the West Midlands   Director of Campaigns & Political Engagement for the Motorcycle Action Group (MAG), Colin Brown, met Assistant Police … Continued

BMF Bulletin

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The BMF has recently been engaged in the following Lobbying & related activity: Transport for London [TfL] consultation: Anna Zee [Political & Technical Services Director] responded to the 150-page consultation. The motorcycle provisions are generally welcome (funding for training, street … Continued

Black Forest Biking

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Last year, we were asked by some friends whether we fancied biking in the Black Forest this June and without a great deal of thought we said yes! It was nice to be asked. The plan was to make our … Continued

National Rally Report 2017

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If you weren’t there, you missed a good rally! The weather was kind – lots of sunshine – no torrential rain which has marred our last three Nationals. It was warm enough to sit outside in the evening, sampling the … Continued

Female Bikers on the Web

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More and more websites keep popping up that feature female bikers…..what is going on?? Check out Women ADV Riders which has an enviable selection of great stories from around the world – WIMA members please make 2017 a wonderful year by … Continued

Member of the Year

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Member of the year for 2016 is Sue Barnes. Sue was presented with the trophy by WIMA GB president Val Newman at a recent outing to Squires Cafe Bar in Leeds.  

Bikes of the Future

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Take a look at the new BMW Motorrad Zero Emission Engine concept bike – Glasses instead of a helmet, light clothing, full balance without a stand: just three of a great many aspects which could become standard in motorcycling and give … Continued

John’s Motorcycle News

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John Abram and Michael W George have been active members of the VMCC (Vintage Motor Cycle Club) for many years now, both own several motorcycles and have a common interest in all things “motorcycle related” for bikes of all ages … Continued

Lobby Harlow

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The Motorcycle Action Group (MAG), the UK’s leading voice for riders’ rights, is lobbying Harlow Council for a change in the terms of an injunction directed at preventing anti-social behaviour in the local area.  MAG has already been in close communication … Continued

MAG and Stingers in Kent

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MAG has been in contact with Kent police following the appearance of a worrying film clip on YouTube suggesting that police might be using a stinger device to stop motorcyclists indulging in anti-social behaviour outside the Oakdene Café in Kent. MAG … Continued

Queens Cavalcade Oct 2016

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Dear Women’s International Motorcycle Association GB, It is our pleasure to cordially request the honor of your presence at the first Queen’s Cavalcade 2016. It is the very first time in the history of Canary Islands to hold the international motorcycle campaign and it … Continued

IJMS Conference

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14th – 16th July 2016 Call For Papers: 6th INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF MOTORCYCLE STUDIES CONFERENCE Chelsea College of Arts (University of the Arts London) will be hosting the 6th International Journal of Motorcycle Studies (IJMS) conference in London. IJMS is the only … Continued

Skills Day 2016

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Dorchester and West Dorset Advanced Motorcyclists (DWDAM) has another Women Bikers’ Skills Day planned for next year following the success of the one it staged in 2015. It will again be for women and run by women to encourage those who might … Continued

The Short Report

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Jessie Normaschild and Sue Barnes, amongst others, went to the MCN Bike Show at ExCel recently and sat on a lot of bikes. Jessie says: I currently ride a 2007 Kawasaki ER-6 which is 790 mm. The balls of my feet reach … Continued

WIMA National Rally

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Disserth, Wales 10th – 12th June 2016 This year’s National is at Disserth Caravan and Camping Park, Howey, Llandrindod Wells, Powys LD1 6NL. Arrival is from noon on Friday 10 June, where you will be welcomed by Rally Officer Ann Weir, and collect … Continued

Baskerville Hall

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Horizons Unlimited will be presenting HUBB UK, June 16-19. What do Sherlock Holmes and Horizons Unlimited have in common? They solved a baffling mystery in the UK! For over a year, we have been searching high and low, sniffing out potential … Continued

Female Ride Day

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This year the 10th International Female Ride Day will be on the 7th of May 2016. Visit the www.motroress.com website for more information.          

Motorcycle Show

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Ancient to Modern Motorcycle Show Withington Village Hall, Hereford HR1 3PP   Sunday 1st May 2016 from 10.30am – 4pm. Veteran Vintage, Classic, Modern, British, Japanese, American, European, Sidecars, Scooters, Custom, Off Road, Race and Trikes. Including a Display of … Continued

WIMA International Rally 2016

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WIMA Hungary is pleased to invite all WIMA members from all around the world to the WIMA International Rally 2016, to be held in Esztergom, Gran Camping from Monday 11th of July 2016 – Saturday 16th of July 2016. The … Continued

Ride & RUN for Charity

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WIMA: Ride & RUN for charity is a WIMA fundraising event created by Anneli from WIMA Estonia and Åsa from WIMA Sweden with the purpose to raise money for The Motorcycle Outreach (MoR).   What, when and where: We are … Continued

Bike EXIF

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Bike EXIF is one of the coolest bike websites around – featuring great custom builds, information for tinkerers and practical reviews of new gear. It is a bit specialised – and is designed primarily for boy racers but, looking at … Continued

British Motorcyclists Federation

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Who are the BMF? Formed in 1960 against ‘tabloid press tales’ of ‘leather jacketed hooligans racing around our streets’, the Federation of National and One Make Clubs (FNOMC) was established. In 1965 the British Motorcyclists Federation (BMF) was formed to … Continued

Rideouts and Coffee

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Although it seems as if the weather has changed and winter is here, it doesn’t mean meeting up with mates or riding out for coffee and cakes has to stop. In fact, for a number of us, riding happens all … Continued

Ladies in Ladakh

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Join global adventurer Tiffany Coates on the first ever women only motorcycle tour to the highest motorable pass in the World If you just want one reason to take any motorcycle tour in the World, then riding our Ladakh High … Continued

Build a Bike

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Motorcycle Outreach (MoR) was voted the official charity of the Women’s International Motorcycle Association (WIMA) at its 2014 annual rally, in Zakopane Poland.  The Presidents of the 15 nations present at the AGM took on the task of raising £2000 for … Continued