Posts From Bigwave

On the Radar: Justin Roney

On the Radar: Justin Roney By Jeff McConkey Name:  Justin Roney   Age: 20 Hometown: London, Ontario   Occupation: Motorcycle mechanic / suspension tech Number: 204 Bike: Honda 250/450 Race Club: CMRC / TVR Classes: Pro How did you get started in racing? When my dad was younger he always had bikes and rode with his buddies for fun. One year for my birthday I got a JR 50 and he would run around behind me

A Ducati Hyperstrada Road Trip to Remember

A Ducati Hyperstrada Road Trip to Remember Story and photos by Kyle Carruthers It truly is amazing sometimes when for lack of a better term “the stars align” to make a lifetime experience worth remembering. That is exactly what happened to us on a fine August evening when my wife Leanne and I bumped into Ducati director, Chris Pearson down at GP Bikes in Whitby. Chris was in town on

AMO Prov. MX & ATV Opener at Gopher Dunes

Update Release on April 15, 2015 AMATEUR MOTOCROSS ONTARIO is about to launch their 1st Race of the 2015 Season this Sunday, April 19th at Gopher Dunes.  AMO is the way to go for 2015! We’ve had huge crowds of anxious riders out over the past 2 weekends testing and tuning their bikes and getting their bodies back in shape for the new race season which is about to unfold

Out of the Blue: Bobbiejo Campagna

Out of the Blue: Bobbiejoe Campagna By Jeff McConkey   Name: Bobbiejo Campagna Birthday: June 12, 1991 Hometown: Westlock, Alberta Occupation: Administration/Registration Clerk for Royal Alexandra Hospital in Edmonton, AB Number: 122 Bike: 2011 YZ250F Race Club: ADRA, AMSA, CMRC Classes: Ladies, Ladies A, Ladies MX   How did you get started in racing? I have a nephew that has been racing ever since he was five years old. Every

Industry Spotlight: Kevin Kinrade from Mongoose Machine

Industry Spotlight: Kevin Kinrade from Mongoose Machine By Billy Rainford Photos provided by Kevin Kinrade It’s almost redundant to say motocross is full of great people – it goes without saying. Motocross is a sport that usually get a hold of you early and never let’s go. Sure, you can try leaving to go do something else, but the draw of the 2-wheel action is usually too strong and you

$2 Tuesday: 2014 Kamloops National Video Recap

$2 Tuesday: 2014 Kamloops National Video Recap By Billy Rainford It’s hard to believe we’ll be back at it in 1 1/2 months, but it’s true. Here’s a look at the racing from last year at Whispering Pines for round 2 of the Rockstar Energy MX Nationals up the river from Kamloops, BC. 2014 Kamloops MX National Highlight Video from Directmotocross.com on Vimeo.

Rockstar Energy MX Nationals Schedule – Why We’ll be in Kamloops First

Rockstar Energy MX Nationals Schedule – Why We’ll be in Kamloops First By Billy Rainford When the 2015 Rockstar Energy MX Nationals schedule came out in late January, a lot of people wondered why we weren’t starting at the far left side of the country like we have in the past few years. Geographically and economically that seems to makes sense, but Canada isn’t like a lot of other countries.

$2 Tuesday: Full Moon?

$2 Tuesday: Full Moon? By Billy Rainford This shot is from the 2010 edition of the now defunct Lake Whitney Amateur National. I believe this is #131 Keaton Ward. #allingoodfun