Rideapart.com Team

Local Management Team

Jason Marker

Jason Marker

Editorial Director
jason.marker@rideapart.com
  • Jason loves motorcycles, especially Yamahas. The older, cheaper, and more Japanese the better.
  • Jason is a Slav. Proceed with caution.
  • Jason also likes coffee, whiskey, good food, good conversation, wrenching, airplanes, spaceships, giant robots, dad jokes, the navy, and writing.
  • Jason is constantly judging you. Constantly.
Articles by Jason Marker
Sabrina Giacomini

Sabrina Giacomini

Managing Editor
sabrina.giacomini@rideapart.com
  • Is from a galaxy far far away called Quebec, Canada.
  • Has been a rider for over a decade, but a bike lover all her life.
  • Her first bike was a 1993 Yamaha XJ 600 Seca II.
  • Has mastered the Force.
Articles by Sabrina Giacomini

Directors of international editions

Jason Marker

Jason Marker

Editorial Director
jason.marker@rideapart.com
  • Jason loves motorcycles, especially Yamahas. The older, cheaper, and more Japanese the better.
  • Jason is a Slav. Proceed with caution.
  • Jason also likes coffee, whiskey, good food, good conversation, wrenching, airplanes, spaceships, giant robots, dad jokes, the navy, and writing.
  • Jason is constantly judging you. Constantly.
Articles by Jason Marker

Writers

Sophia Vassiliadis

Sophia Vassiliadis

Contributor
sophia.vassiliadis@rideapart.com
  • Sophia has been riding and researching motorcycles since 2011.
  • Previous roles include Social Media and Content Manager for a global motorcycle app, the Media and Publicity Specialist for the Toronto Spring Motorcycle Show, and Toronto Motorcycle Film Festival.
  • Her greatest moto-achievement to date was enjoying a scorching day in Baja riding a long, winding road that was under construction—without wiping out! She loves to go off-road.
Articles by Sophia Vassiliadis
Kate Murphy

Kate Murphy

Daily News Writer
kate.murphy@rideapart.com
  • Has been riding motorcycles since 1999, and fixing motorcycles since a few months after that.
  • Teaches motorcycle maintenance classes.
  • Very favorite thing in the world is going motorcycle camping with a travel guitar strapped to the topcase.
  • Twenty years of hunting for the perfect women's motorcycle overpants and still has not found them DO NOT GET HER STARTED.
Articles by Kate Murphy
Justin Hughes

Justin Hughes

Weekend Editor
justin.hughes@rideapart.com
  • Connoisseur of weird old Japanese motorcycles
  • Favorite place to ride: Cape Breton, Nova Scotia
  • Part-time medieval re-enactor
  • Still looking for his lost TARDIS
Articles by Justin Hughes