Posts From Bigwave

Yamaha’s Popular bLU cRU Factory Ride Award Returns for 2018 MX Season

Yamaha’s Popular bLU cRU Factory Ride Award Returns for 2018 MX Season May 24, 2018 (Toronto, ON) – Yamaha Motor Canada has announced that its popular bLU cRU Factory Ride Award will once again be available to aspiring amateur racers at two of the biggest amateur motocross events in all of Canada during the 2018 racing season. Jake Tricco (centre) accepts the 2017 Eastern bLU cRU Factory Ride Award at

On the Radar | Cole Barnstable | Scott Sports Canada

On the Radar | Cole Barnstable | Scott Sports Canada By Jeff McConkey Name:  Cole Barnstable Age: 19 Hometown: Estevan, SK School and Grade or Occupation: Automotive Technician at Power Dodge Number: 299 Bike: 2018 Yamaha yz250f, 2002 Yamaha yz125 Race Club: SCRC Classes: B class, 125 class How did you get started in racing? My older brothers got bikes and started riding and I decided I’d like to get

Women’s West MX Nationals | 2018 Preview

Women’s West MX Nationals | 2018 Preview By Jeff McConkey Photos by Billy Rainford It’s that time again. The Women’s West MX Nationals kick off this Saturday morning. Yes, the ladies are back on the same day as the men, but not without a ton of bitching, good and bad. Some are happy, some are mad, and some just love drama. Going into the season, we, unfortunately, are going to

Out of the Blue | Beth Lischynski | Presented by Scrader’s

Out of the Blue | Beth Lischynski | Presented by Scrader’s By Jeff McConkey Name: Beth Lischynski Date of Birth: May 18, 1992 Hometown: Oxbow, SK School and Grade or Occupation: 2009 Graduate of Oxbow Prairie Heights School. After high school completed Canadian Accredited Insurance Broker Course (CAIB), Insurance Broker at Oxbow Agencies Ltd. since September of 2008 Number: #3 Bike: 2014 YZ250F Race Club: SVMX Class: Ladies Who got you get started in racing? Dyllan

Check Out the 2019 KTM SX Motocross Line-Up

  A NEW GENERATION OF KTM SX IS HERE! A new generation of ground-breaking motocross technology is here with the KTM SX model year 2019 range. In keeping with KTM’s READY TO RACE promise, these world-beating, ultra-light machines have been radically refined to ensure KTM continues to lead the way in the offroad market. The latest models, from the KTM 50 SX for the youngest orange fans right up to

Photo Report | Jeff Hits an SCRC Race in Oxbow, Saskatchewan

Photo Report | Jeff Hits an SCRC Race in Oxbow, Saskatchewan By Jeff McConkey Photos by Kate Lees This past weekend, I was fortunate to receive an offer to travel West to Saskatchewan to take part in the SCRC Series (South Corner Racing Series). Brian Lees and the amazing staff from Moose Mountain Leisure set me up with  brand new Kawasaki  KX250f. This weekend’s race was situated in Oxbow, Saskatchewan,

Tyler Medaglia to Race The Cord Enduro in September

Tyler Medaglia to Race The Cord Enduro in September By Billy Rainford We have just learned that roving Pro motocrosser, #5 Tyler Medaglia, plans to race the infamous CORD ENDURO this coming September 22-23. Known as “Canada’s Toughest Race,” Tyler will join the likes of David Knight, who is also scheduled to make an appearance, and many other top Enduro racers. The Monster Energy Alpinestars Piller’s Kawasaki rider is known

SXQC Arenacross | Rivière-du-Loup Results

SXQC Arenacross | Rivière-du-Loup Results Dame Open # Nom Q1 Q2 LCQ Finale Points 104 Sabrina Boisseau 1 – 1 25 54 Emilie Berube 3 – 2 22 1 Amy Roy 2 – 3 20 192 Melissa Moreau 4 – 4 18 723 Bianca Branchaud 5 – 5 16 17 Karolann Guillemette 6 – 6 15 Supermini Open # Nom Q1 Q2 LCQ Finale Points 777 Philippe St-Pierre 1 –

Monday Morning Coffee

By Billy Rainford Victoria Day is a federal Canadian public holiday celebrated on the last Monday preceding May 25, in honour of Queen Victoria’s birthday. As such, it is the Monday between the 18th to the 24th inclusive, and thus is always the penultimate Monday of May. Official name: Victoria Day, French: Fête de la Reine Also called: May Long Weekend, May Long, May Two-Four, May Run Observed by: Canadians