Donna Powell
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Donna Powell

Donna AKA @LonelyTWAT (from the Two Wheels and That club) has been biking since passing her CBT in 2010. She's pretty obsessed with the biking lifestyle and currently rides a Yamaha Fazer 600. Nowt wrong with that.

becoming a biker
Life on bikes

In a very personal series on becoming a biker, Donna Powell has shared her journey from lonely single rides to the joy of being a member of various motorcycling clubs. In this final instalment, she muses on just how far she’s come and has a special message for not-yet-biking women

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Find bikers to ride with
Life on bikes

In Donna Powell’s series on becoming a biker, her very personal journey has gone from riding on her own to overcoming her shyness and finding bikers to ride with. Now she takes the next step to putting biking at the centre of her social life. Previously: Finding Bikers To Ride

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Finding bikers to ride with
Life on bikes

In the third part of her journey to becoming a biker, Donna Powell, AKA @LonelyTWAT (Two Wheels And That), overcomes shyness to find more people to ride with. Like many, my biggest obstacle getting into the bike scene was socialising and meeting others. I didn’t want to carry on with my

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Upgrading to a bigger bike
Life on bikes

In her very personal series on becoming a biker Donna Powell, AKA @lonelyTWAT (Two Wheels And That) graduates from her 125cc Honda to something with a bit more get-up-and-go. I had spent nearly two years commuting on my 125 and my CBT was due to run out. During these years

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Becoming a biker
Life on bikes

Donna Powell, AKA @LonelyTWAT (the Two Wheels And That club) always wanted to ride motorcycles but had never got round to it. Then, aged 24 she took the plunge and started passing her tests. What follows, over a series of contributions, is her journey, from taking her CBT to becoming

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