Press Release: Steel Horse Sisterhood Charities Announces Kickstands Up for the 2016 Women’s Motorcycle Summit
November 23rd, 2015

Steel Horse Sisterhood Charities Announces Kickstands Up


Loveland, Colorado – Steel Horse Sisterhood Charities (SHSC) is pleased to announce the 2016 Women’s Motorcycle Summit season and the two(2) unique planned events pairing skilled women riders in the motorcycle community with women at the novice and intermediate levels to compete in Summit Challenges. These two events are the first of their kind in the Women’s Motorcycle Community.

The Summit Challenge is open to women of all skill levels, on all brands of motorcycles. Men are welcome and encouraged to ride in the couple divisions with their partner.

The 3-Day Opening Summit located in Ouray, Colorado, the Little Switzerland of America, where each female rider, joined with 2-3 additional riders, will compete as a team on this self-guided, targeted, skills-enhancing 3-Day Challenge.

The Challenge culminates on Saturday, June 11th with the Girls Out West Fest, celebrating Women and closing the 2016  Women’s Motorcycle Summit hosted by Lady Road Dog and Company.

The 3-Day Opening Summit marks a break in the 10-Day Rocky Mountain Motorcycle Summit Challenge Tour wherein 20 Women will have the opportunity to ride in this separate class. “Riding the Rockies for 10-Days in the manner that we have mapped out, will change your life. It’s that simple.” says Joan Krenning, AKA Lady Road Dog. Participants of the Tour will be treated to the best rides the Rockies has to offer including accommodations at premier Hot Springs Resorts located in Colorado and Wyoming.

Dates of the 2016 events are:

  • June 9 – 11, 2016 – 3-Day Women’s Motorcycle Summit Challenge
  • June 7 – 17, 2016 – 10-Day Rocky Mountain Motorcycle Summit Challenge Tour

For those looking for alternatives to riding in the Summit Challenge from the Ouray Summit Base Camp, there w2016 2013 Group SHotill be a host of available activities including Jeep Rentals,  hiking, hot springs swimming or soaking, horseback riding, shopping, art galleries, amazing restaurants, and many other ways to enjoy your time.

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The Mission of the Steel Horse Sisterhood Summit is Inspiring Growth in the lives of Women and in the Sport of Women & Motorcycling while making a Charitable Impact.

Additional events will be announced at a later date.

About The Steel Horse Sisterhood Charities:

Loveland, Colorado – Steel Horse Sisterhood Charities is pleased to announce the following objectives for the year ending December 31, 2016. Progress towards these objectives will be updated in each Quarterly Report.

  • Establishing the SHSC Women’s Initiative
  • The launch of the S.T.R.O.N.G. Women Chapters

The Steel Horse Sisterhood Charities, is a recognized 501(c)3 charitable organization dedicated to providing opportunities for women to develop and refine their skills while encouraging the art of women mentoring women while serving people in the motorcycle community.

The Women of SHSC’s leadership are accomplished motorcycle riders and successful women who support a wide variety of initiatives. These women are available today to discuss how you can become involved with the Steel Horse Sisterhood Charities. For more information, please visit or contact our Director – Public & Media Relations at media[at]


Media Contact : Joan Krenning

Director – Public & Media Relations