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Femmoto 2006

An all-women demo track day event

Photos by Tom Roderick; click on thumbnails for slideshow
10/13/2006

For the fifth year in a row, Femmoto, an all women's track day, was held at the Las Vegas Speedway. The event is gaining momentum in terms of attendance and number of sponsors. Check out our story in pictures.

Aprilia was one of the exotic Italian manufacturers in attendance at Femmoto, an event now in its fifth year.
Aprilia was one of the exotic Italian manufacturers in attendance at Femmoto, an event now in its fifth year.

Factory Kawasaki AMA Superbike racer Jessica Zalusky signs autographs for a couple adoring fans.
Factory Kawasaki AMA Superbike racer Jessica Zalusky signs autographs for a couple adoring fans.

SuperMoto racer Michelle DiSalvo being interviewed by Jessica Prokup, former editor of RoadBike magazine, now with Discover Today's Motorcycling.
SuperMoto racer Michelle DiSalvo being interviewed by Jessica Prokup, former editor of RoadBike magazine, now with Discover Today's Motorcycling.

Alice Sexton, one of the event's instructors, was covering Femmoto for Motorcyclist magazine. She is the co-owner of guzzitech.com.
Alice Sexton, one of the event's instructors, was covering Femmoto for Motorcyclist magazine. She is the co-owner of guzzitech.com.

New to the Femmoto this year, Ducati's selection of bikes never sat unridden.
New to the Femmoto this year, Ducati's selection of bikes never sat unridden.

While not nearly as attractive as their females counterparts, umbrella boys were a big hit for a few lucky gals.
While not nearly as attractive as their females counterparts, umbrella boys were a big hit for a few lucky gals.


Northern California rider Carolyn Boyce has been attending Femmoto the last few years...with her trademark blue hair.
Northern California rider Carolyn Boyce has been attending Femmoto the last few years...with her trademark blue hair.

Factory Kawasaki motocross racer Tania Satchwell (left) was one of the dirtbike riding instructors for the weekend. Dirtbike demos was new to this year's Femmoto.
Factory Kawasaki motocross racer Tania Satchwell (left) was one of the dirtbike riding instructors for the weekend. Dirtbike demos was new to this year's Femmoto.

The fashion show presented by G by Hein Gericke at the Sahara hotel on Saturday night included apparel from Ducati, Kawasaki, Triumph, Scorpion helmets, ICON and Hein Gericke.
The fashion show presented by G by Hein Gericke at the Sahara hotel on Saturday night included apparel from Ducati, Kawasaki, Triumph, Scorpion helmets, ICON and Hein Gericke.

Another new attraction to this year's event was the supermoto school with demo rides on Aprilia’s SXV 450 V-twin.
Another new attraction to this year's event was the supermoto school with demo rides on Aprilia’s SXV 450 V-twin.

      
To see more pictures and read WRNs coverage of Femmoto, click here.  

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