First woman to ride motorcycle around the world

Anita Yusof

16 Oct 0003


On the October 3, 2016, Anita Yusof has claimed pride in having the Malaysian Book of Records recognised her accomplishments, and gave her record title “First Woman to Ride Motorcycle Around The World'. Anita, who hails from Ipoh, Perak, received the recognition after she completed her solo ride around the world as the first woman to ride solo across 5 Central Asian countries on motorcycle. She who works as a lecturer in the Physical Education Department at IPG Campus Ipoh, began her journey from Putrajaya on September 11, 2015, returning home a year later through Bukit Kayu Hiram on September 16, 2016. Her incredible feat includes riding throughout 40 countries on four continents, racking up a total distance of 65,639 kilometres.