Posts From Bigwave

Out of the Blue: Natasha Lachapelle

Out of the Blue: Natasha Lachapelle By Jeff McConkey Name: Natasha Lachapelle Birthday: June 13, 1994 Hometown: Bolton Center, Quebec Occupation: D.E.P in Esthetics, eyelash technician and Mary Kay consultant. Number: 199 Bike: 200wxc KTM 2015 Race Club: FMSQ, GNCC Classes: Womens Pro (WXC) How did you get started in racing? Dirt biking and racing has been apart of my life since the day I was born. My father, Allan

5th Annual DMX Canadian MX Nationals Awards

5th Annual DMX Canadian MX Nationals Awards By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford It’s that time of year again. The dust has settled – literally – and we’ve had a chance to come up for air and reflect on the summer of Pro racing at the Rockstar Energy MX Nationals. It would be easy to simply call that the best summer we’ve ever seen in Canada, but that wouldn’t do

McThoughts: 250 West SX Predictions

McThoughts: 250 West SX Predictions By Jeff McConkey Photos by Billy Rainford It’s almost upon us. The 2016 West Coast 250 SX series is almost here. Cooper Webb has to be the odds on favourite to repeat, but if he falters, I see Jessy Nelson and Joey Savagty right there to capitalize. Here is a list of a few of the main hitters. I’m sure I have missed a few,

Blair Morgan Podcast on Racer X

Blair Morgan Podcast on Racer X Check out this Steve Matthes podcast with non-other than Canadian great, Blair Morgan: http://racerxonline.com/2016/01/04/racer-x-podcast-blair-morgan    

Wey, Tomac, 722 and Brooks on Pulpmx Show Tonight

Wey, Tomac, 722 and Brooks on Pulpmx Show Tonight Just six days until Anaheim 1 and the Pulpmx Show presented by BTOSports.com and Fly Racing comes in with hosts Steve Matthes and Tony Berluti talking about the different scenarios we’re going to see Saturday night. The great Nick Wey announced he’s stepping away from full-time racing this past week and we’re excited to have him on tonight. The Two-Seven will

Monday Morning Coffee

Monday Morning Coffee By Billy Rainford Welcome to the first Monday Morning of 2016. Did you have a great and relaxing Holiday season? Did you make some unreachable resolutions for the New Year? As members of the toughest sporting group on the world, we know better than to promise ourselves we’re going to win A1 or the MXON this year. Regardless of your feelings toward New Year’s resolutions, we know

Canadian Kieran Doherty Hits the Track in Manchester for Round 1 of UK Arenacross

Canadian Kieran Doherty Hits the Track in Manchester for Round 1 of UK Arenacross By Billy Rainford Kieran Doherty, the young Arcon, Ontario, native, is calling Dartmouth, Devon, England, home these days as he lines up for the 2016 Monster Energy UK Arenacross Series. You may not be familiar with him, but he and his dad, Terry, have been going at this sport full bore for the past several years

Let Liam Ride – GoFundMe Account Set Up for Liam Parsons

Let Liam Ride – GoFundMe Account Set Up for Liam Parsons Family is not necessarily defined by bloodline. We spend our weekends at the track riding and racing with our extended family. One of our fellow riders has been struck with Cancer. Please donate what you can to help Liam Parsons and his family through this battle. Donations will be used for out of pocket expenses that will be incurred

Frid’Eh Update #53 – Happy New Year

Frid’Eh Update #53 – Happy New Year By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford This would be Week #53 of a 52-week year and would belong to Atlantic Canada’s favourite son, Davey Fraser. But since this Frid’Eh falls directly on New Year’s Day, it didn’t seem right to bother anyone. Davey will be #36 in 2016. I know, I know, he was already that number not long ago…2013, actually. I didn’t