Ladies Offroad Trail Training Events

Where every lady is welcome to join in to learn in a safe and FUN environment!

What is a Trail Training Event?

Join us for a 5 hour class filled with exciting and motivating offroad training. This is a great opportunity for drivers and co-drivers of every level, beginner to advanced. Bring your gloves and get ready to work on offroad challenges while having fun! Recovery skills will include How to Use Your WinchRig Recovery Techniques and ToolsWhat is a Pull-PalHow to Use a Hi-Lift JackHow to Plug a Tire and How to Change a Tire. We will talk about scenarios and safety situations that surround these activities, all with a hands-on focus to accomplish these heavy tasks as a lady.

Pizza and salad will be served during class. Water will be available in a Black Forest Fridge Freezer. No vehicle is necessary. A vehicle and tools will be provided.

Upcoming Trail Trainings

Please click on the image to go to the detail page for the event.  There are also Facebook Events set up for each so you can invite your friends and family!

About Charlene Bower

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Charlene grew up in an off-roading family, enjoying annual trips to Dumont Dunes, the Rubicon and other iconic off-road destinations. Charlene's first job was changing dirt bike tires at a motorcycle shop in Northern California.  She worked upper retail management at multi-line Powersports dealerships for 11 years and in magazine media for 4 years before founding Bower Motorsports Media in 2009.  In just nine short years she has built a media empire using trending media and communication platforms supplying the backdrop for some of the most successful racers, events and companies in the 4x4 market. Filling needs, she has built brands that include the online talk show Bower Power HourRace Team Store online marketplace, I'm Not Just A Girl clothing and jewelry line, Ladies Offroad Network website and events devoted to women offroaders, and Offroad Marketing School for online education.
 
Charlene doesn't spend all of her time behind a desk, she's actually a dirt bike rider, hard core wheeler, and the only female member of the Arizona Undertakers 4x4 club. In 2014, she earned the title of "Fastest Girl Up Backdoor" at the King of the Hammers Backdoor Shootout.  With different contest winners in her co-driver seat in 2015, her team took 2nd in RallyVenture and in 2016, they placed 1st in the Rebelle Rally and 2nd in the Pro Class at 36 Hours of Uwharrie
 
Charlene has been recognized by BFGoodrich Tires as one of their Performance Team Members, and was recently voted by peers as an Off-Road Motorsports Hall of Fame Industry Rising Star. In 2017, Charlene obtained her training certification from the International 4-Wheel Drive Trainers' Association.  In 2018, Charlene continued her education path earning her Wilderness First Aid certification.
 
Charlene champions for women in offroad.  In 2016, Charlene hosted the 1st annual Ladies Co-Driver Challenge. The wildly successful contest had entries from 91 women wheelers across the Country, vying to have an opportunity to go on the road with Charlene to some of the top events in North America utilizing the BFGoodrich Tires Jeep which stemmed the creation of Ladies Offroad Network.
 
"I am honored to have had the opportunity to work in different segments of the offroad industry for 24 years!  I am enjoying the opportunity to give back with my knowledge - helping racers be more successful off the track, enthusiasts be more successful behind the wheel, and businesses gain unique media exposure."
 
 

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Previous Event Recap

Enjoy a gallery of pictures and a little recap on some of our previous. Each picture represents a different location...

Save The Dates -

We are working on our 2019 Calendar!  So far we have the following big tour dates on the schedule.  More details will be released as they become available. 

California Tour

January 4 - January 20

West Coast + Canada

June 7 - June 24

East Coast + Canada

August 9 - September 9

(Different Class from last year!)

Previous Events

This will be where the previous months events will live forever!  😉