Sunday, July 31, 2011

Robin Morey

Pioneering motorcycle rider

"(In 1945) People used to run down the street pointing their fingers, gasping, saying, A girl on a motorcycle; I was grinning inside and loving every minute of it".
Robin Morey, The Ottawa Citizen, July 31, 2011

Born in the US in 1924; lives in Ottawa.

Was honoured at the Canadian Motorcycle Cruisers in Ottawa (July 2011) for being one of the first women to own a motorcycle in the 1940s. Rode a Harley Davidson.

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