Rider Interviews

Betty-Anne Alexander and Dissipating Apprehension

Betty-Anne Alexander began riding as a passenger when she met her husband Greg Alexander in the 70s. When their daughter was fourteen, mother and daughter took their training and got their motorcycle licenses. “I’m quite short,” says Betty-Anne, “five-feet tall. [...]

Betty-Anne Alexander and Dissipating Apprehension2018-12-12T00:01:19+00:00

Greg Alexander and Twenty-Two Days of Learning

Greg Alexander likes to challenge himself physically, emotionally, and mentally—on and off the bike—and learn how to overcome those challenges safely, effectively and comfortably. Work brought Greg and Betty-Anne Alexander to the Cold Lake/Bonnyville area of Edmonton, 300 km northeast [...]

Greg Alexander and Twenty-Two Days of Learning2018-12-12T00:04:57+00:00

Leah Verishine—2018 TELUS Ride for Dad Winner

This year Renedian Adventures and TELUS Ride for Dad (RFD) collaborated to offer a free trip to Africa with Renedian. Leah Verishine won that trip and chose next year’s Waterfalls and Wildlife safari. We spoke with Leah to get to [...]

Leah Verishine—2018 TELUS Ride for Dad Winner2018-12-11T23:27:35+00:00

Roger Glenister and Namibia’s Amazing Animal Kingdom

For Roger Glenister, who lives in British Columbia (BC), near the ocean and the mountains, Namibia’s landscape was a shock. The African country is primarily a desert and semi-desert plateau. Roger began riding when he was sixteen, but exchanged two [...]

Roger Glenister and Namibia’s Amazing Animal Kingdom2018-10-16T16:44:05+00:00

Denis Gosselin’s Trip Began More Than a Decade Ago

The word ‘Africa’ is heard often in the Gosselin household, so it’s not surprising that Denis Gosselin ended up there on his motorcycle. He’s traveled in many areas around the world, but never by motorcycle. And he’d never set foot [...]

Denis Gosselin’s Trip Began More Than a Decade Ago2018-11-16T19:16:09+00:00