Meet Sumatra's first female ‘devil wheel’ rider
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'Devil wheel' rider

Karmila Purba, is the first female ‘devil wheel’ rider on the Indonesian island of Sumatra.

She began performing with a travelling show when she was just 12 years old.

Each night she entertains crowds by riding a motorbike without a helmet around a vertical wall of death.

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  • 22 Jun 2017
  • From the section Asia
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