Definitely, gone are the days when cars and motorcycles are toys just for the big boys because in the recent years, we’ve arguably noticed how there has been a notable influx of women who have grown interested to it as well, either as a mere mode of transportation or a hobby.
Just like the local female celebrities listed in this Kapamilya Snaps feature, who may be delicate and glamorous leading ladies on-screen, but instantly transform into awesome, badass femme fatales every time they are riding their bikes.
From being a talented child and teen star, we have witnessed how Julia Montes has grown into becoming one of the most versatile and bankable actresses of her generation who can have already proven her prowess in drama and action. And for her latest role as the newest leading lady of Coco Martin in the long-running primetime series FPJ’s Ang Probinsyano, she had to undergo motorcycle training, which she shared on Instagram.
Having a boyfriend who’s a motorbike enthusiast, it’s arguably impossible for It’s Showtime host Kim Chiu to not develop interest to it. She’s certainly his favorite ride pillion (or back rider) as they go on rides together, and she even immersed herself in motocross as seen in one of her IG posts in 2017.
Like the Chinita Princess, Popstar Royalty Sarah Geronimo is also influenced by her husband Matteo Guidicelli to try motocross. In fact, from simply being a spectator in his practices, the ASAP Natin ‘To mainstay was eventually persuaded to throw a leg over a mini bike during one of her visits at an off-road riding camp.
She may be hated for her portrayal of the wicked and cunning Deborah in the recently concluded Huwag Kang Mangamba, but you’ll surely be amazed once you found out that Eula Valdes is a certified biker. She may be in her 50s already, but she actually enjoys going on solo and group rides on her big bike, as seen in some of her posts on IG.
Apparently influenced by her husband Richard Gutierrez, Sarah Lahbati decided to learn how to drive a motorbike so they could go on rides together. As a matter of fact, she took a mix of face-to-face and online lessons that eventually earned her a student permit. It has also become their family’s bonding activity as their adorable sons Zion and Kai undergo driving lessons as well.
Aside from impressing us with her dancing and acting chops, you’ll surely be amazed once you find out that Ella Cruz is good in riding the two wheels, too! With the help of her father who’s an avid motorcycle rider, they found a riding school where she started her training. But prior to formally practicing, Ella has been actively joining different motorcycle events, which is probably a part of pursuing her dream of becoming a racer.
She may have projected a very ladylike presence as Alyana in FPJ’s Ang Probinsyano, but Yassi Pressman proves that she could be fierce every time she’s on her motorcycle. In a YouTube video, she shared a training session at an off-road riding camp since one of her hobbies is motocross. But prior to this, she already knew how to ride a scooter, which gave her an advantage when learning how to ride a big bike.
Did this actresses inspire you to learn how to ride a motorcycle as well?