News Stories & Press Releases

Sisters’ Centennial Motorcycle Ride Presented by BMW Motorrad
News Stories and Press Releases

December 2016: BMW MOA ON Magazine Sisters Ride article by Lisa Malachowsky

October 2016: (December Issue) Rider Magazine article by Jenny Smith

October 2016: On Suzuki Magazine article on the Sisters’ Ride

September 2016: EnCompass Magazine (AAA Colorado) (print and online)

August 23, 2016: The Sisters’ Centennial Motorcycle Ride, Motorcycle.com

August 2016: Sisters’ Centennial Ride: An & Gwynne Catch The Last Leg, City Bike Magazine

August 2016: Sisters’ Centennial Ride Wrap-Up and Ride Reports, Moterrific Podcast

August 5, 2016: Joanne Donn’s GearChic.com review of riding the BMR R1200R on the Sisters’ Ride

August 2, 2016: Large-Scale Women’s Motorcycle Ride Wraps Up in San Francisco, WomenRidersNow.com

August 2, 2016: Riding into history: Women re-create ancestral cross-country motorcycle trip, ItravelEasy

August 1, 2016: Women in Motorcycling History, Fullthrottlemagazine.com

August 1, 2016: Riding into history: Women re-create historic cross-country motorcycle trip, Washington Post

August 1, 2016: Sisters Ride into Springfield, Motorcyclist’s Post

August 1, 2016: Following In Their Footsteps: The Sisters’ Centennial Motorcycle Ride, Sportbikesincmag.com

July 28, 2016: SCMR Staff Member Queena Deschene talks about the Sisters’ Ride on Ridin’ Socal

July 28, 2016: LA Times recount of the Sisters’ Ride

July 28, 2016: “Woman Can if She Will”, Rider Magazine

July 25, 2016: Pioneering Women and the History (and Future) of Motorcycling in America, Gravitate Jeans

July 23, 2016: Sisters Centennial Motorcycle Ride, regulators cars

July 23, 2016: Sisters Centennial Motorcycle Ride Celebrating the 100th anniversary of Augusta and Adeline Van Buren’s cross-country motorcycle ride from New York to San Francisco, MOTORCYCLIST

July 22, 2016: Sisters’ Centennial Motorcycle Ride – Grand Finale Party, MOTO GIRLS

July 22, 2016: Following in their tire tracks; Exhibit, ride honor 100th anniversary of first women to motorcycle across continental U.S., Journal Inquirer

July 21, 2016: Sisters’ Centennial Motorcycle Ride 2016 Providing Experiences of a Lifetime, American Iron Magazine

July 21, 2016: Frauenpionierinnen: Woman can, if she will, fembike

July 19, 2016: World Moto Traveler and Author Carla King joins the Sisters’ Ride, Carla King

July 19, 2016: BMW sponsoring Sisters’ Centennial Motorcycle ride in July, MotorwayAmerica

July 19, 2016: Sisters’ Centennial Motorcycle Ride #SistersRide #MakeLifeARide, WomanlyWoman

July 17, 2016: Ride honors sisters’ cross-country 1916 motorcycle trek, News OK

July 15, 2016: Motorcycle Ride Honors Womens 1916 Ascent of Pikes Peak, The Gazette, Colorado Springs

July 14, 2016: Lady Riders Crossing the United States to Commemorate Sisters’ 1916 Ride, Journal Eureka

July 14, 2016: Three Weeks Across America, Canada Moto Guide

July 12, 2016: Sisters Centennial Motorcycle Ride, Classic American Iron

July 11, 2016: Womens Empowerment is Theme of Cross Country Motorcycle Trip, The Gazette, Cedar Rapids

July 11, 2016: Inspired to Ride a Century Later , Revzilla.com Common Tread

July 11, 2016: BMW Motorrad Supports Sisters’ Centennial Ride, BMW Motorrad

July 11, 2016: Marion Gets Ready For A Sea Of Motorcycles, Khak

July 11, 2016: Sisters’ Centennial Motorcycle Ride – Here on July 11, 2016, National Motorcycle Museum

July 10, 2016: BMW F 700 GS DEMO RIDES AVAILABLE FOR SISTERS’ CENTENNIAL MOTORCYCLE RIDE PARTICIPANTS, conceptcarz

July 9, 2016: Sisters Centennial Ride stops at AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days, AMA

July 8, 2016: Allstate Joins Ride Across America in Honor of Womens Rights

July 8, 2016: CBS Network TV Feature: Cross Country Women’s Motorcycle Ride Rolls into Latrobe, CBS Pittsburgh

July 8, 2016: Celebration of Sisters’ Cross-Country Ride Rolls into Unity, TribLive

July 8, 2016: Suzuki Supports Sisters’ Centennial Motorcycle Ride, Motorcycle.com

July 7, 2016: Motorcycles to recapture historic ride, The Jefferson Herald

July 7, 2016: Women’s annual cross country ride has begun, Bikernet

July 6, 2016: Sisters’ Centennial Motorcycle Ride Launches from Massachusetts, Rider Magazine

July 6, 2016: Sisters’ Centennial Motorcycle Ride, Ride CT

July 5, 2016: 100 women are honoring these trailblazing female motorcyclists, Fox Channel 22 WWLP.com

July 5, 2016: Group Ride Remembers Sisters’ Historic Cross Country Trip, WAMC Public Radio

July 5, 2016: Sisters Centennial Motorcycle Ride Kicks Off at Springfield Museums MassLive

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July 5, 2016: Sisters’ Centennial Motorcycle Ride Will Stop at National Motorcycle Museum, Rider Magazine

July 4, 2016: Motorcycle Group Paying Homage to the Van Buren Sisters, Fox Channel 22 WWLP.com

July 4, 2016: Remembering the sisters who crossed America by bike in 1916, MCN

July 3, 2016: Honoring 2 Sisters’ Cross-Country 1916 Motorcycle Trek, The Des Moines Register

July 3, 2016: A Hundred Years Ago, Two Sisters Crossed America On Indian Motorcycles

July 3, 2016: 2016 Sisters’ Centennial Motorcycle Ride, eventhint

July 3, 2016: Carrying on the tradition, NewsAdvance

July 2, 2016: Motorcyclists mark centennial of women’s cross-country trek, SFGATE

July 2, 2016: Ride Honors Sisters’ Cross-Country 1916 Motorcycle Trek, CBS

July 2, 2016: Honoring 2 sisters’ cross-country 1916 motorcycle trek, The Gazette, Colorado Springs

July 2, 2016: Honoring 2 Sisters’ Cross-Country 1916 Motorcycle Journey, Texas Arkana Gazette

July 1, 2016: Motorcycle for a cause, Caroll County Times

July 1, 2016: Ride on Sister!, Canada MotoGuide

June 30, 2016: Sisters Centennial Ride recreates 1916 female cross-country motorcycle trip, SCPR.org

June 30, 2016: Cross Country Motorcycle Ride Celebrates Epic Road Trip’s Centennial, Crave Online

June 30, 2016: Avon Tyres Sponsors the Sisters’ Ride

June 30, 2016: Famous motorcycle ride to make mark, Marion Times

June 29, 2016: Remembering the Van Buren sisters with the Sisters’ Centennial Ride, Thunder Press

June 29, 2016: Remember the Van Buren Sisters with the Sisters’ Centennial Ride, autoevoulution

June 27, 2016: 100 Years, 100 Women to Participate in Sisters’ Centennial Motorcycle Ride, Askpatty.com

June 25, 2016: Women Prepare to Travel Cross Country, Carroll County Times

June 22, 2016: Kuryakyn and Mustang Seats Support the Sisters’ Ride

June 19, 2016: MassLive.Com Article about Springfield Visit, MassLive

June 18, 2016: USA Sisters’ Centennial Motorcycle Ride Readying to Go, MOTORESS

June 8, 2016: The Sisters’ Centennial Motorcycle Ride – A cross-coutry Ride celebrating past and present heroines, USA2Ride

June 1, 2016: Article in Donneinsella Magazine, Italy

May 25, 2016: Sisters’ Centennial Motorcycle Ride Honors Female Riding Pioneers, Ride Apart

May 25, 2016: Progressive International Motorcycle Shows Mention of the Sisters Ride

May 25, 2016: Sisters’ Ride announces Day Rider Registration Option

May 24, 2016: Indian Motorcycle Teams with Sisters’ Ride

May 5, 2016: Thunder Roads Press of Iowa Article

April 28, 2016: Interview with Liz Jansen about the Sisters’ Ride

April 26, 2016: iMobile App Partners with the Sisters’ Ride, now available for Apple and Android 

April 20, 2016: Sisters’ Centennial Motorcycle Ride honors the 100th anniversary of the Van Buren sisters’ transcontinental trip, HemmingsDaily

April 13, 2016: Historic Motorcycle Moment Marked By Sisters’ Centennial Ride, Clutch & Chrome

April 5, 2016: Cross Country Ride to Follow Sisters’ Route a Century Later, Revzilla.com Common Tread

April 5, 2016: BMW Announced as Title Sponsor of Sisters’ Centennial Motorcycle Ride

April 1, 2016: Riders of Kawasaki Article on the Sisters’ Ride

March 2016: BMW ON Magazine Article on Sisters’ Ride

March 2016: AMA Magazine Article about the Sisters’ Centennial Motorcycle Ride

March 1, 2016: Avon Tyres is an official Sisters’ Ride Sponsor Press Release

February 22, 2016: Porsche Taylor announcing her support and participation on the Sisters Centennial Motorcycle Ride

February 15, 2016: GearChic.com announcing her support and participation

February 13, 2016: Long Riders Radio Podcast interview with Alisa Clickenger

February 4, 2016: YouMotorcycle.com’s article about the Sisters’ Centennial Motorcycle Ride

January 26, 2016: AMA Female Racer of the Year Erin Sills Joins Sisters’ Centennial Motorcycle Ride

January 14, 2016: Ultimate Motorcycling Post

January 11, 2016: Just a Car Guy Blog Post

December 2015: Sisters’ Ride Coverage on Motoress.com

November 3, 2015: Girl Riders.net Video Interview with Event Organizer Alisa Clickenger

October 22, 2015: 100 women to recreate historic motorcycle journey across U.S., Globe and Mail (Canada) article

October 5, 2015: Moterrific Podcast Interview with Event Organizer Alisa Clickenger

October 3, 2015: Sisters’ Ride Coverage on WomenRidersNow.com

October 1, 2015: Sisters’ centennial motorcycle ride to be celebrated in 2016, Classic Cars News

September 25, 2015: Press Release: Sisters’ Ride now 25% Full

September 15, 2015: Press Release Announcing Ride

September 1, 2015: Sisters Centennial Motorcycle ride article in Women on Wheels magazine