Posts From Bigwave

FXR Racing: Aaron Wiebe Gives Me a Tour of the Successful Gear Company

FXR Racing: Aaron Wiebe Gives Me a Tour of the Successful Gear Company By Billy Rainford Perhaps a ‘rags to riches’ story is a bit of a stretch and FXR owner Milt Reimer may never have been accused of wearing rags, but I don’t think anyone could have imagined taking this company from an idea to dominant reality like FXR has done. Well, if you’ve ever met Milt, he may

Out of the Blue: Marilyne Bernatchez-Girard

Out of the Blue: Marilyne Bernatchez-Girard By Jeff McConkey Name: Marilyne Bernatchez-Girard Birthday: August 21, 1990 Hometown: Saint-Mathieu de Laprairie, Quebec School & Grade or Occupation: Social worker Number: 101 for the summer and 770 during winter season (ice riding) Bike: KX250f 2010 and KX450f 2014 Race Club: AMXQ (CMRC) and Course sur glace Eskape Québec (CGEQ) during the winter Classes: Women How did you get started in racing?  I started racing when

Video: A Day at GPF…

Video: A Day at GPF… By Billy Rainford A video from a day at GPF in March. Riders include: Colton Facciotti, Jeremy Medaglia, Shawn Robinson, Mitch Goheen, Tristan Charbaneau, Nick Wey, James Roberts, Justin Roney, Westen Wrozyna, Kyle Keast, and Jesse Pierce.

$2 Tuesday: 2012 Nanaimo National CDN MX Weekly Wrap-Up Show

$2 Tuesday: 2012 Nanaimo National ‘CDN MX Weekly’ Wrap-Up Show By Billy Rainford Round 1 at the Wastelands in Nanaimo, BC was our first look at Matt Goerke on Canadian soil. He would go on to win the MX1 title that year but not return to defend in 2013. This summer, we will see him race the Rockstar Energy MX Nationals for the Rockstar OTSFF Yamaha team in what should

McThoughts: St. Louis SX

McThoughts: St. Louis SX By Jeff McConkey This past week’s  action was in St. Louis, MO. The ‘Gateway to the West’ is known for its great dirt and this year’s track didn’t disappoint. In the past, I don’t ever think the word ‘dominant’ was used much in SX with KTM, or even with the name Ryan Dungey. Well, it is 2015 and things have changed. KTM is dominant in both

Lamay, Schmidt, Rusk & Stewart on Pulpmx Show Tonight

Lamay, Schmidt, Rusk & Stewart on Pulpmx Show Tonight St Louis is in the rear view mirror and the Pulpmx Show presented by BTOSports.com and Fly Racing comes in with host Steve Matthes welcoming Transworld Motocross Magazine’s Michael Antonovich as co-host for the show. We’ll focus on privateers tonight and as well check in with Kris Keefer to get his thoughts on St Louis. Ben Lamay had a difficult transition

Video: Westen Wrozyna at GPF

Video: Westen Wrozyna at GPF By Billy Rainford While we were down at GPF in early March, we grabbed all of the Honda Canada TLD GDR riders for a few words on their training and expectations for the 2015 season. #278 Westen Wrozyna is coming off his rookie Pro season and was at GPF training with his teammate #30 Kyle Keast and the rest of the team. Check out what

Sign Up for Ross Johnson/Chris Blose MX School in Prince George, BC

Sign Up for Ross Johnson/Chris Blose MX School in Prince George, BC Get signed up for the 1st school of the season – May 9-10!! @cblose & @rossjohnson239 will be in Prince George for two full days of teaching!! Beginners and advanced riders welcome!!! Contact me kourtney@cyclenorth.com to get registered or on Facebook under my events!!

Monday Morning Coffee

Monday Morning Coffee By Billy Rainford Good morning and welcome to this week’s Monday Morning Coffee. The plan was to be working on photos from St. Louis today but Tyler Spikman had to cancel and we were unable to make the trek. Be sure to check back later this afternoon for Jeff McConkey‘s ‘McThoughts’ on the race that saw Red Bull KTM riders Marvin Musquin and Ryan Dungey go 1-1