Tag "Out of the Blue"

Out of the Blue: Taylor Wright

  Out of the Blue: Taylor Wright By Jeff McConkey   Name:  Taylor Wright   Birthday:  January 10, 1999   Hometown:  Stratford, Ontario   School & Grade: Stratford Northwestern, grade 10   Number:  315   Bike: Yamaha 85   Race Club: CMRC, TVR   Classes: Open ladies, Supermini, Small-wheel junior   How did you get started in racing? My family was into motocross when I was younger but no one

Out of the Blue: Vanessa Paquette

Out of the Blue: Vanessa Paquette By Jeff McConkey   Name: Vanessa Paquette Birthday: April 10, 1994 Hometown: Blainville, Québec School & Grade or Occupation: I’m close to finishing my DEC at college in Graphic Design this spring and I’ve worked as a Graphic Designer at Kutvek Amerika for two years. Number: 54 Bike: 2014 KTM sxf 250 Race Club: In the spring, I will do a couple of races

Out of the Blue: Amiee Carter

Out of the Blue: Amiee Carter By Jeff McConkey   Name: Amiee Carter Birthday: February 16th, 1997   Hometown: Leduc, AB School & Grade or Occupation: Attending grade 12 at Star Catholic Outreach and Working at Honda Extreme as a parts technician Number: 216 Bike: 2012 CRF250R Race Club: AMSA Southern Alberta Series, CMRC Rockstar Energy Women’s Nationals Classes: Ladies A, Junior How did you get started in racing? My

Out of the Blue: Laurie Laforest

Out of the Blue: Laurie Laforest By Jeff McConkey   Name: Laurie Laforest Birthday:  October 24, 1991 Hometown: Saint Donat de Montcalm, Quebec School : Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration Number:  53 Bike: Honda CRF 250R 2012 Race Club:  CMRC Classes: Women How did you get started in racing? My dad and brother raced when I was young. I grew up at the races, basically, but they stopped when I

Out of the Blue: Liz Burke

Out of the Blue: Liz Burke By Jeff McConkey   Name: Liz Burke Birthday: October 30th,1997 Hometown: Rollobay, PEI School & Grade:  Grade 12 Number: 108 Bike: 2013 KX 250f Race Club: Atlantic Motocross Classes: Ladies, Junior, GP How did you get started in racing? Well, my brother raced for a number of years, and once I got on a bike I was hooked on riding. And I’ve been doing

Out of the Blue: Kim Normandin

Out of the Blue: Kim Normandin By Jeff McConkey   Name: Kim Normandin Birthday: October 4th, 1996 Hometown:  Acton Vale, Quebec School or Occupation: DEP in Pastry Number: 373, but #6 for Nationals Bike: 2015 Honda 250f Race Club: Laliberté Motosport Classes: Women’s A, Junior and Women’s Nationals How did you get started in racing? A friend of my father started his kids racing and my dad tried motocross as well. After 1 month,  he bought

Out of the Blue: Danika White

Out of the Blue: Danika White By Jeff McConkey   Name: Danika White Birthday: August 10th, 1992 Hometown: Calgary, AB School & Grade or Occupation: Accessories at Cycle Works Foothills Number: Regular Number 25 – 2015 Season Number 10 Bike: 2015 KTM 250SXF Race Club: Canadian Women’s Nationals, AMSA Provincial Series Classes: Ladies A & 250 Junior   How did you get started in racing? Way back when I was

Out of the Blue: Nikki Voorhees

Out of the Blue: Nikki Voorhees By Jeff McConkey Photos by Billy Rainford   Name: Nikki Voorhees Birthday: April 23, 1997 Hometown: Rochester, New York School & Grade or Occupation: HF-L High School: 12th Grade Number: 92 Bike: 2015 KTM 250SXf Race Club: WNY Racing, CMRC, AMA Classes: WMX, Ladies Pro, 250 Amateur, Women’s 14+, College Boy How did you get started in racing? Growing up, my family always had four-wheelers and one day when