Ride On!

Ride On!

One-on-one with the fascinating people who live to ride

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View from the ground up of a man riding a trials bike.

Ride On On top of Canadian trials

Victoria, B.C.’s Thomas Cordner is Canada’s top trials rider. With three wins and one second-place finish in the six-round series, Cordner is your 2013 World Trials Canada National Champion. 


Three men sitting on dirt bikes after a race.

Ride On One-on-one with Ryan Linderman

It’s often been said that you have to watch out for the quiet ones as they can be the most unpredictable. Well, in the case of Ryan Linderman, it’s quite the opposite—when it comes to off-road racing that is.


A man in a green racing jersey on a dirt bike.

Ride On The Cory Graffunder interview

At Canada’s first urban endurocross—the Red Bull Rocks and Logs in Calgary, Alberta, on May 26, 2013—Team Husqvarna’s Cory Graffunder made it known that he was back home in Canada by claiming first place in the pro category. Until then, it had been four years since Graffunder made tracks on Canadian soil.


A dark haired man standing on a bridge with a dual sport bike.

Ride On An eye for detail

Steve Shannon, 27, is a photographer and an off-road racer whose professional portfolio includes the International Six Days of Enduro (ISDE), the Red Bull Romaniacs and Xtinction. 


Photo of a girl on a dirt bike.

Ride On Catching up with Victoria Hett

Victoria Hett, where to begin? In the 16 years that she has been racing off-road dirt bikes, this 28-year-old from Vernon, B.C., has won three regional championship titles, a world championship title and several first place finishes.


Photo of a young man dressed in yellow riding gear on a blue dirt bike.

Ride On One on one with Wyatt Waddell

Fourteen-year-old Wyatt Waddell from Ladner, B.C., has been competing on dirt bike racing circuits in B.C. and Alberta since he was five years old. For this season, Waddell, who was a former superstar in the 85-cc class, moved up to a bigger, 125-cc bike. 


Photo of a young boy sitting on a red quad beside a large mud puddle.

Ride On Wetaskiwin’s weekend warriors

Lori and Bob Bauer from Wetaskiwin, Alberta, are dedicated hockey parents to their 12-year-old son, Hayden. When the ice melts, though, they give full attention to the family’s favourite summer activity of ATVing.

Ride On Feeling the rush

RidersWest gets the inside scoop from Nolan Hadikin, a professional motocross racer for Honda based in Nelson, B.C.

by Kali Love

A young man leans on a green motorbike

Ride On The green machine

Trevor Pearson, the Team Green Rider of the Year in 2010, attributes his success to having the support of his entire family.

by Kali Love

Tucker racing

Ride On Right on track

From the age of two, Tucker Hibbert has been tearing up the track, whether it’s covered with mud or snow.

by Kali Love