Tag "Yamaha Motor Canada"

Julien Benek Signs with Sky Racing

Julien Benek Signs with Sky Racing DMX Staff Julien Benek has signed with Sky Racing for 2021 and will be staying with GA Checkpoint Yamaha  who has been involved with Julien for many years. Ed Wagstaff is the manager and was involved with top riders like Al Dyck and Brett Devries back in the days when they won their National titles. Julien is from Mission, BC, just 20 minutes from

On the Radar | #511 Parie Dagere | Yamaha Motor Canada

On the Radar | #511 Parie Dagere | Yamaha Motor Canada By Billy Rainford Name: Parie Dagere Age: 16 Hometown: Kamloops, BC School and Grade: Grade 11, ValleyView Secondary in Kamloops  Number: 511 Bike: 2021 YZ250f and 2019 YZ450f Race Club or Series: Future West, MRC  Classes: 250 Int, Open Int How did you get started riding and racing? I started off racing BMX at 6 years old and did

Frid’Eh Update #7 | Justin Thompson Interview | Presented by Yamaha Motor Canada

Frid’Eh Update #7 | Justin Thompson Interview | Presented by Yamaha Motor Canada By Billy Rainford Welcome to Week #7 of the DMX Frid’Eh Update this week presented by Yamaha Motor Canada. It’s a big week for the sport here in Canada for a few reasons. The snowstorms in the east? Nah, but they were noteworthy. Jetwerx and the Triple Crown Series unveiled their extensive list of changes for the

ICYMI | Catching Up with Luke Renzland | Presented by Yamaha Motor Canada

ICYMI | Catching Up with Luke Renzland | Presented by Yamaha Motor Canada By Billy Rainford We’re all going a little stir crazy these days, but, fortunately, #6 Luke Renzland has come to the rescue to entertain us with another fun interview with the New Jersey native. There are lots of characters in our sport and Luke is definitely one of them. I always have a great time when I get the

Frid’Eh Update #6 | Luke Renzland | Presented by Yamaha Motor Canada

Frid’Eh Update #6 | Luke Renzland | Presented by Yamaha Motor Canada By Billy Rainford Welcome to 2021 Week #6 of the DMX Frid’Eh Update this week presented by Yamaha Motor Canada. As we sit here in the middle of a February “Arctic Blast” cold snap across Canada, we’re all pretty happy that we have Supercross to watch each Saturday…and sometimes more. It’s -11C here in London as I type

Video | Brock Hoyer’s ‘The Way Home’

Video | Brock Hoyer’s ‘The Way Home’ From bottomless powder in the Columbia Mountains to the streets of Revelstoke, sometimes it feels good to take the scenic way home. Anything’s possible with a little imagination and a full tank of gas. Produced by: Tyler Hadikin from Stacked Films – https://www.stackedfilms.com Steve Hall from Hall Media Company Yamaha Motor Canada – https://www.yamaha-motor.ca/en/homepage Polaris Timbersled – https://www.timbersled.com/en-us/ C3 Powersports – https://www.c3powersports.com/ Tourism

Frid’Eh Update #3 | Shawn Maffenbeier | Presented by Yamaha Motor Canada

Frid’Eh Update #3 | Shawn Maffenbeier | Presented by Yamaha Motor Canada By Billy Rainford Welcome to Week #3 of the DMX Frid’Eh Update this week presented by Yamaha Motor Canada. Shawn Maffenbeier is the rider originally from Swift Current, SK who now calls Kamloops, BC home with his better half, Robin Hutchinson. The two are laying roots in the Interior city that is also home to my mom and

DMX Stories | Tales from the Vault | Mark Perrin Races in Edmonton

DMX Stories | Tales from the Vault | Mark Perrin Races in Edmonton By Billy Rainford By Billy Rainford Back in 2009, I agreed to the very lofty goal of driving across the country in a 1989 Buick Electra Estate Wagon that Darren “Pillow” Pilling had purchased for either this project in particular or for some other reason as yet unknown to me. The goal of this project was to