Gwen was honored to speak at the Mountain Moxie Women’s Motorcycling Conference!

May 6-8th, 2016

Have you ever wanted to ride in and have a women’s gathering to talk about riding motorcycles-meet like-minded ladies who love to ride as much as you do? We have just the event for you! bring along your man…he can go ride with the guys while you’re hanging out with the girls! It’s Moto Girl Cafe’s first women’s motorcycling conference. We will have a fun filled weekend of speakers with stories of their adventures, motorcycling careers, tips on bike building and maintenance, and motorcycling adventures in the US and abroad. Learn about track days and how to prepare. Hear about how to do an Iron Butt and hear Gwen Phillips tell about her Iron Butt record. Melissa Paris will tell about her racing career and what its like to race in MotoAmerica! We have something for everyone! The conference is being held at the Little Switzerland Inn– a quaint NC Mountain Inn. We will distribute route maps for riding in your own small groups during the day. There will be lots of vendors and lots of raffle prizes to win!

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Gwen Phillips has enjoyed many forms of riding, but long distance riding has been her passion. She started by riding 1000 miles in less than 24 hours. Gwen has now completed rides of 1500 miles in less than 24 hours, 2000 miles in less than 36 hours and 3000 miles in less than 48 hours! She has completed the Iron Butt ride from Jacksonville, Florida to San Diego, California in less than 50 hours. Gwen holds the honor of being the first woman to ride the Iron Butt Sunrise to Sunset Insanity, which goes from Eastport, Maine to LaPush, Washington in less than 72 hours. Gwen Phillips is the only person in the world to ride it West to East and doing it back to back.