Kate Whitmire

 

Name: Kate Whitmire AFM #500
Age: 27
Instructors Background: Kate sold BMW, Ducati and Triumph motorcycles for 5 years. She previously instructed for Precision Track Days for a year and PTT for a year. Kate raced AFM for 2 years.
Teaching Skills: Chest on the tank, butt off the bike!
Accomplishments: Kate got 1st place in Novice AFemme Championship 2014, 2nd place in Novice 750 Production Championship 2015.
Current Bikes: 2009 GSX-R750, 2009 CBR600RR, 2004 KLX400
Past Bikes: 2007 Ninja 250, 1998 VFR800, 2001 YZ-125
Favorite Dream Bike: BMW S1000RR
Favorite Track: Laguna Seca – Turn 1
Racing Hero: Melissa Paris – Kate still has a poster in her garage of Melissa Paris on a CBR600 and a poster of herself right below dragging knee for the first time on her CBR600 street bike.
Occupation: FT student