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Ride Motopark for Free at Yamaha bLU cRU Rider Appreciation Day!

Ride Motopark for Free at Yamaha bLU cRU Rider Appreciation Day! ___________________________________________________________________________________________ September 12, 2017 (Toronto, ON) – This Saturday, September 16, Yamaha Motor Canada is inviting all Yamaha dirt riders to ride for free at the first annual bLU cRU Rider Appreciation Day, held at the Motopark MX facility in Chatsworth, ON. Any rider who shows up to Motopark on Saturday, Sept. 16 with a PW, TT-R, WR or

FIRST 2017 YAMAHA bLU cRU FACTORY RIDE AWARD WINNER ANNOUNCED

FIRST 2017 YAMAHA bLU cRU FACTORY RIDE AWARD WINNER ANNOUNCED Ontario rider Jake Tricco earns Yamaha award in Deschambault August 10, 2017 (Toronto, ON) – Junior national motocross rider Jake Tricco (Collingwood, ON) earned the first Yamaha bLU cRU Factory Ride Award of the 2017 racing season after a dominant performance at the Eastern Canadian Amateur National, held at Motocross Deschambault in Quebec on August 6. Tricco, age 15, finished

Frid’Eh Update #31 Presented by Yamaha Canada

Frid’Eh Update #31 Presented by Yamaha Canada By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Welcome to Week #31 of the DMX Frid’Eh Update Presented by Yamaha Motor Canada. We haven’t seen Utah native Dusty Humphries at a round of the Rockstar Energy MX Nationals, but if we did, he’d be running the big #31. Dusty is one of the many riders who seem to be from Utah and have been lured

Yamaha Releases All-New 2018 YZ450F

YAMAHA ELECTRIFIES WITH THE NEW 2018 YZ450F _________________________________________________________________________ Purpose built for bLU cRU riders to dominate the motocross track June 12, 2017 (Toronto, ON) – Yamaha launches out of the gate with the release of the new 2018 YZ450F. bLU cRU riders will now be able to start the best-selling 450 competition MX bike in Canada with push-button electric start. A newly developed chassis, head-turning style, and an all-new Power

5 Minutes with…Kennedy Lutz

5 Minutes with…Kennedy Lutz By Billy Rainford Saskatchewan racer, #44 Kennedy Lutz, has been competing hard for as long as she can remember. She has won titles at some of the biggest amateur national events down south and now she wants one here in Canada. In fact, she doesn’t just want to win a title here, she wants to race our top female racer, 3-time champ Eve Brodeur, to do

Frid’Eh Update #21 Presented by Yamaha Motor Canada

Frid’Eh Update #21 Presented by Yamaha Motor Canada By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Week #21 is a big week because it means the start of another summer season of the Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship. It also means we are only 3 weekends away from the start of our own Rockstar Energy MX Nationals here in Canada. When our series does start, a familiar face will be running the

PODCAST | Scott ‘Donk’ Donkersgoed | Presented by Yamaha

PODCAST | Scott ‘Donk’ Donkersgoed | Presented by Yamaha By Billy Rainford Scott Donkersgoed (‘DONK,’ as he’s much more commonly known) has had a busy winter working for the Rockstar Energy OTSFF Yamaha team traveling the Amsoil Arenacross circuit. He and fellow Canadian, Steve Simms, were the main guys behind the Andre Laurin‘s team at the races this winter.  Donk’s rider, Chris Blose, was in the title hunt right to