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#140931 - 03/08/18 09:33 PM Lois Pryce honored by Nat'l Geo
Edy Offline
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Registered: 10/20/11
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Loc: Mckinleyville, CA
Lois Pryce AKA Lois on the Loose is one of 5 women featured by National Geographic for International Women's Day. She's moved up to a TTR250 but still soloing on her bike off the beaten path.

#140936 - 03/09/18 01:16 PM Re: Lois Pryce honored by Nat'l Geo [Re: Edy]
peejman Offline
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Registered: 06/03/13
Posts: 2623
Loc: East TN USA
This shall pass, be still and know.
2006 XT225, UNI filter, ProTaper bars, MSR handguards, SS front brake line, Shinko 241's.

#140938 - 03/09/18 01:41 PM Re: Lois Pryce honored by Nat'l Geo [Re: Edy]
rocmoc Offline
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Registered: 04/08/17
Posts: 72
Loc: So Az
Read her book and if it was a true account she isn't a very good rider. Book wasn't very good either, IMHO!!!!

rocmoc n AZ
'06 XT225, '82 PE175, '16 Wildcat X 1000se, '70 CJ5

#140943 - 03/10/18 03:57 AM Re: Lois Pryce honored by Nat'l Geo [Re: Edy]
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Registered: 01/16/04
Posts: 5208
Loc: Montrose, CO
Some years ago I had a brief email exchange with Lois. She's a very nice gal. Glad to see she's still doing 2 wheel adventures. Can't comment on the book as I haven't read it. That said, hope she's doing well.
Evolve & Simplify
Be There or Be Nowhere! A Few Adventures & Video

#140955 - 03/12/18 09:31 AM Re: Lois Pryce honored by Nat'l Geo [Re: Edy]
LilAnge Offline
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Registered: 08/30/08
Posts: 269
Loc: MK, UK
It's her fault I've got a Serow! :-D

I read Lois on the Loose, then put an impulse bid on a bike on ebay, and won.
92 XT225 - New: tank, bars, seat, locks, v shiny new back wheel (well, most of it) and a DT125X speedo.
2007 XT250 - with screen

#140956 - 03/13/18 01:09 AM Re: Lois Pryce honored by Nat'l Geo [Re: LilAnge]
Beaker Offline
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Registered: 06/26/15
Posts: 179
Loc: Colorado Front Range, US
Originally Posted By: LilAnge
It's her fault I've got a Serow!

MeToo (heh). Bought mine off a gal who bought it new after reading Pryce's book. I read it as well and found it pretty engaging. The lack of macho bravado was refreshing; just a normal person deciding to go on an adventure (those soul-killing office jobs can do that).
2007 Yamaha XT-225


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