Monthly Archives: January 2019

Yamaha Motor Canada Presents Behind the Lens From Oakland

Now that we’re four rounds into the 2019 Monster Energy Supercross Series, it’s definitely becoming clear who are the top riders in each class. In the 450SX class, the Red Bull KTM teammates of Cooper Webb and Marvin Musquin appear to have the speed and confidence to run up front on a weekly basis. In Oakland, these two riders were ...

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MATECHUK DEFENDS GOLD MEDAL AT X GAME

January 30, 2019 (Toronto, ON) – Yamaha Motor Canada bLU cRU ambassador Cody Matechuk stood atop the X Games podium for the second year in a row after winning Gold in the Snow BikeCross competition in Aspen, CO on Saturday, January 26. Matechuk (Cochrane, AB) and fellow Yamaha Motor Canada bLU cRU ambassador Brock Hoyer (Williams Lake, BC) proved to ...

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Thor Racing Presents Style Check: A Few Minutes With Ryan Lockhart

  As we’ve all watched, Jess Pettis has been doing our country proud during the first four rounds of the 2019 Monster Energy Supercross Series. From Anaheim to Oakland, Pettis has not only been a consistent Top 10 rider in the 250SX West class but he’s also had the incredible opportunity to lead a couple of intense heat races. During ...

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Gold for Cody Matechuk!

SCOTT Sports is proud to announce Cody Matechuk`s Snow BikeCross win at the X Games in Aspen. After claiming bronze in 2017 and gold last year in the snow BikeCross at the X Games, Cody Matechuk returned to Aspen and claimed gold again on Saturday.  What a success story – SCOTT Sports congratulates Cody on this fantastic win! Cody Matechuk ...

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JGRMX/Yoshimura/Suzuki Factory Racing Report: Oakland Supercross

Huntersville, NC (January 28, 2019) – The JGRMX/Yoshimura/Suzuki Factory Racing Team traveled to Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum in Oakland, California, for round four of the 2019 Monster Energy Supercross series. Packed with soft soil and back-to-back whoop sections, two-time 450 Supercross Champion Chad Reed rode his Suzuki RM-Z450 to a ninth-place finish in front of 47,024 fans. Teammate Justin Hill overcame ...

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KTM RED BULL THOR FACTORY RACER JESS PETTIS CONTINUES TO IMPROVE HIS SUPERCROSS PERFORMANCE

KTM Red Bull THOR Factory Racing Newsletter January 28th, 2019 Chambly, Qc – Canadian KTM Red Bull THOR Factory racer Jess Pettis stood his ground this weekend at the Oakland SX securing an impressive 11th place finish in the Main Event.  During the day, Pettis qualified 12th after clinching the holeshot in the first heat of the 250SX West Heat 1 which put his KTM 250 SX-F into the lead early. Pettis led ...

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Honda Canada Racing Presents the Monday Gate Drop

Good day and welcome to another edition of the Honda Canada Racing Monday Gate Drop. Before I got started on this week’s racing news, I’d like to take a moment to thank Honda Canada Racing for their continued support of this weekly column. With our riding season still a few months away, if you’re still looking for a new bike ...

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