On the Radar

On the Radar: Greg Quantz

On the Radar: Greg Quantz By Jeff McConkey Name:  Greg Quantz Age: 34 Hometown: Calgary, AB Occupation: Owner/Operator GQ Consulting Ltd, Drilling Fluids Engineer Bike: Yamaha YZ450F, Yamaha YZ250F, Husqvarna TE350 Race Club: CMRC, CMA, WRMA Classes: MX- Intermediate, Offroad- Pro, Ice Racing- Pro   How did you get started in racing? My dad always had these older bikes in the garage and he would neeevvverrr let me ride them. I kept asking and

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

On the Radar: Kyle McLeod

On the Radar: Kyle McLeod By Jeff McConkey Name: Kyle McLeod   Age: 17 Hometown: Lake Loon, Nova Scotia    School & Grade: Grade 11 at Auburn Drive High School Number: 235 Bike: 2015 Husqvarna FC250 and 2015 Kawasaki KX250F Race Club: CMRC Atlantic Region Series and NSORRA Offroad Racing Series Classes: Junior MX2 and SchoolBoy How did you get started in racing? I started racing when I was 5 years

On the Radar: Scott Hough

On the Radar: Scott Hough By Jeff McConkey Name:  Scott Hough   Age: 18 Hometown: Almonte, Ontario   School : Grade 12 Number: 250 Bike: Yamaha yzf250 Yamaha yzf450 Race Club: MX101 Iron Man, CMRC Classes: MX1 Intermediate, MX2 Intermediate, MX3 Intermediate, MX2 Pro How did you get started in racing? I got into racing from watching it on TV all the time when I was younger. My brother and I decided to try riding

On the Radar: Zach Roth

On the Radar: Zach Roth By Jeff McConkey Name: Zach Roth Birthday: June 7, 1999 Hometown: Tofield, Alberta School & Grade: Battle River Online School and grade 10. Number: 322 Bike: Honda CRF 250 and 450 Race Club: AMSA and ADRA Classes:  Mx1 Mx2 Mx3 Intermediate and MX2  Pro How did you get started in racing? When I was 3 I really wanted a dirt bike. My parents said that I couldn’t get a bike until I

On the Radar: Austin Watling, Marco Cannella, Joey Crown

On the Radar: Austin Watling, Marco Cannella, Joey Crown Three familiar names who competed at this year’s Ricky Carmichael Supercross at the Daytona International Speedway are Austin Watling, Marco Cannella, and Joey Crown. While Joey may not be a Canadian, we’ve watched him grow up racing as if he were one of us. He is from nearby Michigan and usually he and his father, Matt, find their way up to

On the Radar: Dillon Murphy

On the Radar: Dillon Murphy By Jeff McConkey Name: Dillon Murphy Birthday: May 21, 1992 Hometown: Belleville, Ontario, Canada Occupation: Landscape Irrigation Technician Number: 87 Bike: Suzuki RMZ250 Race Club: MMRS, CMRC Classes: MX2 & MX3 Intermediate How did you get started in racing?  My parents first bought my brother and I a couple little Honda trail bikes in 2001. My father used to be a professional super-bike racer, and

On the Radar: Duncan MacLeod

On the Radar: Duncan MacLeod By Jeff McConkey   Name: Duncan MacLeod Birthday: September 6th, 1997 Hometown: Port Franks, Ontario School & Grade or Occupation: I’m in grade 12 and I do online school with ILC. Number: 411 Bike: Yamaha YZ 250 Race Club: CMRC, AMA Classes: Mx1, 2 and 3 Intermediate/MX2 Pro How did you get started in racing? Rob Kaelin owned The Cobra Shop at the time and I

On the Radar: Tee Perrott

On the Radar: Tee Perrott By Jeff McConkey   Name:  Tee Perrott Birthday:  August 19, 1999 ( I get my license this year…watch out!!!) Hometown:   High River, Alberta School & Grade:  Grade 10 at Highwood High School Number:  #737 Bike:  2015 Yamaha YZ250F Race Club:  I race the SOAB championship series and the WRMA super series Classes:  Junior, GP Junior   How did you get started in racing? My dad bought us

On the Radar: Charlie Johnston

On the Radar: Charlie Johnston By Jeff McConkey Name: Charlie Johnston Birthday: January 29th, 1994   Hometown: Calgary, Alberta School & Grade or Occupation: Facility manager and head equipment operator at Wild Rose Motocross Association in Calgary Number: 185 Bike: 2015 Yamaha YZ450F Race Club: Wild Rose Motocross Association Classes: MX1 Pro How did you get started in racing? I got started in racing a little later than a lot of