Suzuki Motor USA, LLC is sponsoring 2019 Iron Butt Association Rally champion Wendy Crockett on the Suffragists Centennial Motorcycle Ride (SCMR2021). Suzuki will also provide marketing support to extend visibility and reach for the Women’s Motorcycle Festival & Conference.
NORTH CAROLINA, July 21, 2021 – (Motor Sports NewsWire) – Women’s Motorcycle Tours welcomes Suzuki Motor USA, LLC as a sponsor of the Suffragists Centennial Motorcycle Ride, July 31 – August 20, 2021 and the Women’s Motorcycle Festival & Conference, August 19 – 22, 2021. During the ride, Suzuki will be represented by Wendy Crockett, winner of the 2019 Iron Butt Rally, who will be riding from Portland, Oregon to Arlington, Virginia where she will showcase the experience for both Women’s Motorcycle Tours and SMC through video and photo.
“I am so happy that Suzuki is joining us on the Centennial Ride. They were a key supporter of my 2016 Sisters’ Centennial Motorcycle Ride cross-country event and it is fun to be working with them once again,” said Clickenger. “Suzuki makes terrific motorcycles, and I am delighted that Wendy Crockett will be riding a Suzuki V-STROM 1050XT as it’s the ideal cross-country motorcycle for this type of adventure.”
Suzuki Motor Corporation was started in 1909 and today has grown into a multinational corporation headquartered in Minami-ku, Hamamatsu, Japan. Suzuki manufactures automobiles, four-wheel drive vehicles, motorcycles, all-terrain vehicles (ATVs), outboard marine engines, wheelchairs and a variety of other small internal combustion engines. In 2016, Suzuki was the eleventh biggest automaker by production worldwide. Suzuki has over 45,000 employees and has 35 production facilities in 23 countries, and 133 distributors in 192 countries.
“Suzuki is very excited to sponsor this incredible women’s riding event and conference,” said Kerry Graeber, Vice President, Division Manager, MC/ATV Sales and Marketing. “Our involvement with Women’s Motorcycle Tours, the Suffragists Centennial Motorcycle Ride, and Wendy Crockett showcase the Suzuki V-STROM’s engineering, technology and riding excitement like no other event on the national schedule. Women riders are a key component of growing our industry.”
About the Suffragists Centennial Motorcycle Ride (SCMR2021):
The SCMR2021 is an AMA-sanctioned nationwide event celebrating the centennial of the 19th Amendment, women’s right to vote. In August of 2021, hundreds of female motorcycle riders will join the celebration in one of 13 cities across the U.S.A. Women and men can join the Centennial Celebration in any number of cities around the USA on August 20-21. Produced by Alisa Clickenger of Women’s Motorcycle Tours, the SCMR2021 is a non-political event celebrating the guiding principles of unity, community and freedom of the road. The SCMR2021 ends at the Women’s Motorcycle Festival and Conference in Arlington, Virginia on August 19-22, 2021. https://centennialride.com/
About Women’s Motorcycle Tours
Women’s Motorcycle Tours (WMT) is a female-owned motorcycle experience company exclusively focused on women. WMT offers life-changing motorcycle experiences, moto mindset coaching and bespoke motorcycle tours throughout the United States and the world. With years of event planning experience and hundreds of thousands of miles behind them, the team at Women’s Motorcycle Tours understands the power and excitement that epic journeys offer. The camaraderie and friendships that form over the course of their tours have proven to change lives, establish life-long friendships, and bring families together in a way that only riding motorcycles can. www.womensmotorcycletours.com #ByWomenForWomen
About Alisa Clickenger
Alisa is a motorcycle traveler, bestselling author, speaker and community builder. Alisa started her company Women’s Motorcycle Tours in 2011, and the Women’s Motorcycle Conferences in 2020. Alisa’s book Boost Your Confidence Through Motorcycling: A Woman’s Guide to Being Your Best Self On and Off the Bike became an Amazon.com #1 Bestseller. In 2019 Alisa was named a Dealernews Top 100 Leader in Powersports and was also named to the Women Riders Now Leadership Board. Alisa’s personal mission is to support and empower other riders, particularly women, to become their best selves and create confident, kickass lives they love. www.AlisaClickenger.com
Suzuki Motor USA, LLC (SMO) distributes Motorcycles, ATVs, Scooters, Accessories, and ECSTAR Oils & Chemicals via an extensive dealer network throughout 49 states. Suzuki Motor Corporation (SMC), based in Hamamatsu, Japan, is a diversified worldwide manufacturer of Motorcycles, ATVs, Scooters, Automobiles, Outboard Motors, and related products. Founded in 1909 and incorporated in 1920, SMC has business relations with 201 countries/regions. For more information, visit www.suzukicycles.com.
Source: Alisa Clickenger