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Fastest woman on a motorcycle visits Utica National

By WKTV News

(WKTV) - The fastest woman on a motorcycle stopped by Utica National on Wednesday to meet some employees of her sponsor.

Utica National is a big sponsor of Team J-Witz. Jody Perewitz holds 10 speed records and has been clocked as the first woman to go 200 miles per hour on a motorcycle.

Her goal is to go 214 miles per hour in 2014.

"It's very cool to have an insurance company support what I do," Perewitz said. "And they know I go about it safely and in the right way. They feel confident being a sponsor of Team J-Witz and helping us go fast."

Perewitz keeps her craft a family affair. Her father builds custom motorcycles for her to ride.

Her visit is part of Utica National's 100th anniversary celebration.

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