Posts From Bigwave

Out of the Blue | Brooke Kares | Schrader’s

Out of the Blue | Brooke Kares | Schrader’s By Jeff McConkey Name: Brooke Kares Birthday: April 9, 1996 Hometown: Thorold, Ontario Occupation: Fitness and Health Promotion Graduate – Soon to be Personal Trainer Number: 913 Bike: 2011 KTM 250 XC-F Race Club: Off-Road Ontario and World Enduro Canada Classes: Ladies A How did you get started in racing? There was an Off-Road Ontario race that was in my area that had been going

#ICYMI | Catching Up with…Michael Fowler

#ICYMI | Catching Up with…Michael Fowler By Billy Rainford We’ve all gotten to know Michael Fowler quite well over the past few years. He’s the personal rider who always has time to talk to the media and anyone else who happens along to strike up a conversation. His 2017 summer season got off to a rocky start that almost left them with a blank timetable (more on that later) but

Monster Energy Cup | Entry Lists

  2017 Monster Energy Cup | Entry Lists Here are the entry lists for the 4 classes at the 2017 Monster Energy Cup at Sam Boyd Stadium in Las Vegas this coming weekend, Saturday, October 14: CUP CLASS 3            Eil Tomac 11           Kyle Chisholm 15           Dean Wilson 19           Justin Bogle 20           Broc Tickle 21           Jason Anderson 25           Marvin Musquin 33           Josh Grant 37           Fredrik Noren 45           Jordon Smith 48           Christain

Monday Morning Coffee

Monday Morning Coffee By Billy Rainford Hello, and welcome to the sidelines. I guess this is my life for the next couple months. I won’t sit here and complain though because Motocross is a sport with probably more time spent on these sidelines than most out there. When I was 16, I remember I had been out at the practice track all day Sunday getting ready for whatever race my

Frid’Eh Update #41

Frid’Eh Update #41 Presented by Yamaha Motor Canada By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford   Welcome to Week #41 of the Direct Motocross Frid’Eh Update this week presented by OTSFF. We’ve all gotten to know Michael Fowler quite well over the past few years. He’s the personal rider who always has time to talk to the media and anyone else who happens along to strike up a conversation. His 2017

RedBud to Host 2018 FIM Motocross of Nations

Legendary Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship Venue RedBud MX Adds to Legacy as Site of 2018 FIM Motocross of Nations U.S. Track to Host Global Battle of Supremacy MORGANTOWN, W. Va. (October 5, 2017) – One of the most storied tracks in the history of the Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship, presented by AMA Pro Racing, will add to its legacy next year when RedBud MX becomes the first venue

#TBT | Cole Thompson Interview from Las Vegas 2009

#TBT | Cole Thompson Interview from Las Vegas 2009 By Billy Rainford Since we haven’t heard from Cole Thompson in a little while, we thought we’d reach back into the archives and post this interview set to photos from the 2009 World Minis in Las Vegas. Cole is currently recovering from thumb surgery and we’ll be sure to get in touch with him soon to find out how it’s been

ICYMI | Catching Up with…Taylor Ciampichini

ICYMI | Catching Up with…Taylor Ciampichini By Billy Rainford Last week was #40 for the DMX Frid’Eh Update. In 2017, that number belonged to Barrie, Ontario, native, Taylor Ciampichini. Taylor only competed in a couple rounds of the Rockstar Energy MX Nationals last summer as he was busy planning his future away from the racing side of Motocross. Here’s our conversation from last week, in case you missed it.  

Faces at the Races | 2017 MXON | Matterley Basin

Faces at the Races | 2017 MXON | Matterley Basin By Billy Rainford Photos by Emily Nicholson and Bigwave Another Monster Energy Motocross of Nations is in the books and France won it again for the 4th straight year. Team Canada finished 13th after a tough day at the office for all 3 riders – Colton Facciotti, Shawn Maffenbeier, and Tyler Medaglia. Here’s a look back at the 3 days