Posts From Bigwave

Frid’Eh Update #6 Presented by Dragon Alliance

Frid’Eh Update #6 Presented by Dragon Alliance By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Frid’Eh Update #6 Presented by Dragon Alliance goes out to the rider from the USA who quickly became a fan favourite in Canada last summer. Of course, everyone already knew of all the accomplishments Josh Hill had acquired in his AMA racing, but a lot of the big-name riders who come north with hopes of claiming our

Catching Up with…Josh Snider

Catching Up with…Josh Snider By Billy Rainford Grand Bend, Ontario’s Josh Snider has been a fixture at the races for a long time. As a racer, Josh made it all the way to the Pro ranks and earned several top 100 numbers for his efforts. These days, Josh is spending his time trying to make that same dream of becoming a champ possible for the riders on the team he

TLD Thursday Wallpapers: 2012 Walton National

TLD Thursday Wallpapers: 2012 Walton National By Billy Rainford Since I have yet to get myself to a race this winter, I went back to the well and combined #tbt with the Troy Lee Designs Thursday Wallpapers again this week. I’m always trying to think of a theme, and this week is no different. We could play one of those, “Guess the connection between all these songs” sorta things. Would

The Future of Team Canada MX – A Letter from 2014 Manager, Ryan Gauld

Team Canada MX’s 2014 manager, Ryan Gauld, sent this letter out to members of the media today:   To my fellow Canadian MX supporters As many of you are aware, 2014 saw a major resurgence in Canada’s MXON efforts and I was extremely fortunate to have worked alongside so many great people while serving as Team Manager.  One of the best things about our sport is quite simply the undying

MX101 Pit Party at the Ottawa International MC Show This Weekend

It’s going to be a party!  MX101 is hosting a 3 day pit party at the Ottawa International Motorcycle Show this weekend. Prizes and giveaways await you in our lounge area, where you can stop by for a chat and swap some moto stories. Get up to the minute happenings on all things moto in the Ottawa area: Rockstar Ottawa Motocross National, Amateur Racing, Training, Education and of course our

Tyler Medaglia Wins AX Pro Main / Cole Thompson Returns to Racing

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Heath Harrison Clinches Arenacross Tour Clash for Cash Championship and Final Win of the 2015 Season Tyler Medaglia Takes AX Pro Main Event Win, Johnny Moore Sweeps AX Lites Pro Fountain, FL, (Tuesday, February 10, 2015) – After winning eight of the nine rounds of racing in the 2015 season, Heath Harrison has secured the Arenacross Tour Clash for Cash class championship. He has been

Product Test: Rekluse EXP Core 3.0 Clutch Installation

Product Test: Rekluse EXP Core 3.0 Clutch Installation By Jeff McConkey   Just before Christmas, DMX bossman, Bigwave Billy, texted me asking if I’d be interested in testing a new Rekluse clutch.  I quickly jumped at the chance and replied almost instantly. Although I had never tried one in the past, I had heard nothing but good things about the product. My first thought was, “Oh no, I hope they

Out of the Blue: Laurie Laforest

Out of the Blue: Laurie Laforest By Jeff McConkey   Name: Laurie Laforest Birthday:  October 24, 1991 Hometown: Saint Donat de Montcalm, Quebec School : Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration Number:  53 Bike: Honda CRF 250R 2012 Race Club:  CMRC Classes: Women How did you get started in racing? My dad and brother raced when I was young. I grew up at the races, basically, but they stopped when I

$2 Tuesday: 2009 Liverpool and London SX’s

$2 Tuesday: 2009 Liverpool and London SX’s By Billy Rainford Man, it’s hard to believe it’s been over 5 years since this amazing moto trip to England. It was my first trip abroad for moto and we all made the most of it. There was a great cast of characters, including JSR, Kyle Beaton, Brock Hoyer, Colton Facciotti, John and Jamie Hellam, Tony Lane, Eddie Remmer, Rich Winkler, and Dave