Out of the Blue

Out of the Blue | Sarah Chipchar | Schrader’s

Out of the Blue | Sarah Chipchar | Schrader’s By Jeff McConkey Photos by Wyatt Ferris Name: Sarah Chipchar Birthday: December 26th, 1995 Hometown: Cochrane, AB School and Grade: 3rd year Mount Royal (Athletic Therapy) Number: 197 Bike: 2015 Husqvarna FC250 Race Club: Wild Rose MX Classes: Ladies, 250 Beginner How did you get started in racing?    I started racing two years ago but had a pretty bad crash that put me on the sidelines for

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

Out of the Blue | Lyndsie Brandt | Schrader’s

Out of the Blue | Lyndsie Brandt | Schrader’s By Jeff McConkey Name: Lyndsie Brandt Birthday: February 4th, 1994 Hometown: Huntsville, Ontario Occupation: Project Coordinator – Construction Number: 294 Bike: 2015 Yamaha YZ125 Race Club: N/A Classes: Ladies B How did you get started in racing? I was a trail rider for a season last year but a really good friend of mine brought me to Motopark (talk about setting

Out of the Blue | Isabelle Vallières | Presented by Schrader’s

Out of the Blue | Isabelle Vallières | Presented by Schrader’s By Jeff McConkey Name: Isabelle Vallières Birthday: 7 November, 1983 Hometown: Saint-Mathieu de Beloeil, Quebec Occupation: Housekeeper Patrick Isabelle Vallières Number: 194 Bike: Kawasaki kx100 2011 Race Club: FMSQ Classes: Beginner, Lady B How did you get started in racing? Last year I tried with my sister just for fun and I immediately catch the sting, so I participated

Out of the Blue | Amber Giroux | Schrader’s

Out of the Blue | Amber Giroux | Schrader’s By Jeff McConkey Name: Amber Rae Giroux Birthday: December 25, 1986 Hometown: Yorkton, Saskatchewan (Technically Sylvan Lake, Alberta, now) Occupation: Sales Department at Rainy Creek Powersports – Polaris and Husqvarna Dealership in Eckville, Alberta Number: 61 Bike: 2016 Husqvarna TE 250 Race Club: Rocky Motorcycle Club / CMA Second Gear Club Classes: Adult A (men’s Intermediate/Advanced) How did you get started in racing? Dad has been involved from

Out of the Blue | Hailey Coleman | Schrader’s

Out of the Blue | Hailey Coleman | Schrader’s By Jeff McConkey  Name: Hailey Coleman Birthday: June 3, 2000 Hometown: Courtice, ON School and Grade: Courtice Secondary School, Grade 12 Number: 191 Bike: YZ250F Race Club: OCMC Classes: Ladies How did you get started in racing? I grew up always having my dad’s bike in my garage and going out with him on a four-wheeler at any chance I got, starting at 3

Out of the Blue | Véronique Turmel | Schrader’s

Out of the Blue | Véronique Turmel | Schrader’s By Jeff McConkey Name: Véronique Turmel Birthday: 1990 May 2 Hometown: St-Mathieu-du-Parc, Mauricie, Québec Occupation: Chief cashier and assistant accountant at Club Piscine Super Fitness, Mauricie, Québec.    Number: 772 Bike: KTM SX 144, 2-stroke Race Club: Challenge Québec Classes: Femme B How did you get started in racing? My boyfriend, Alexandre Cossette (772), initiated me in 2013. We have a track at home and we have

Out of the Blue | Océanne Brodeur | Schrader’s

Out of the Blue | Océanne Brodeur | Schrader’s By Jeff McConkey Photos by Richard Seguin Name: Océanne Brodeur Birthday: July 3th, 2003 Hometown: Coaticook Qc School and Grade: 9 grade high school Number: 81 Bike: KTM 85cc Race Club: Challenge Quebec Classes: Women B and some Women National, 85cc How did you get started in racing? My dad was racing and he decided to put me on a bike.

Out of the Blue | Megan Brodeur | Schrader’s

Out of the Blue | Megan Brodeur | Schrader’s By Jeff McConkey Name: Megan Brodeur Birthday: February 18th, 2000 Hometown: Coaticook, Qc School and Grade: Going to college (cegep) Number: 31 Bike: Yamaha 250f Race Club: Challenge Quebec Classes: Women A, Women National How did you get started in racing? When I was 8 years old my dad bought me a little TTR just for riding around the house. About

Out of the Blue | Erica Solmes | Schrader’s

Out of the Blue | Erica Solmes | Schrader’s By Jeff McConkey Name: Erica Solmes Birthday: February 27th, 1992 Hometown: Belleville, ON School and Grade or Occupation: Bartender / Studying Architecture at the Royal Architecture Institute of Canada Number: 156 Bike: 2017 CRF 250R Race Club: AMO / CMRC Classes: LADIES / +25 How did you get started in racing? Since my dad was a former top 10 pro class motocross racer, I came by racing quite