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Mountain Sledder Magazine | June 27, 2017

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Silverstar Hillclimb Through the Eyes of a Young Racer

April 21, 2017 |

The thrill of racing was escalated by the atmosphere there: the sound of the announcer and the excitement in his voice, the music from the beer gardens and the smell from the food vendors. It was great to see the spectators enjoying themselves on the sidelines, on the chairlift or even up above enjoying the view from a helicopter ride.Read More

Hillclimb 2017 at SilverStar Mountain Resort

April 19, 2017 |

Another successful weekend of snowmobile and snowbike hillclimb action at Vernon’s SilverStar Mountain Resort is in the books for 2017. The annual event took place Easter weekend, April 14-16.Read More

Yamafest 2017 at Boulder Mountain, Revelstoke

April 6, 2017 |

TGFG photo   Saturday, April 8, 2017 will be the date for the annual Yamafest event, presented by Yamaha Motor Canada.   The event will take place at Boulder Mountain, Revelstoke BC. Sledders are welcome to demo ride one of several 2018 Yamaha Sidewinder M-TX on hand between 10:30am and 2:00pm … Read More

The Calling 2017: Photo and Video Contest

March 19, 2017 |

Do you have what it takes to answer the call? THE CALLING 2017 is offering big cash and other prizes for the top three submissions in video and photo categories. Winners will be announced at the Edmonton Snow Show in October 2017. There will be two additional rounds of awards and prizes as well—The People’s Choice and Social Media—awarded for both categories at a later date. For 2017, the Video and Photo Challenge is open to anyone who meets the criteria.Read More

Colten Moore Road 2 Recovery Fundraiser

February 8, 2017 |

It’s not news that Moore injured himself on the attempt, and has been in recovery ever since. There is now a Road 2 Recovery fundraiser in place to help Moore with the incredible costs of rehabilitation from his injury, which are not covered by insurance.Read More

X Games Aspen 2017 Recap

January 30, 2017 |

Another X Games has come and gone, and this one with plenty of excitement and drama as usual. The sled guys put it all on the line again with huge tricks, including not one, but two double backflip attempts on the weekend. It was also the first appearance of Snow Bikes, with fast action in the Snow Bike Cross event. Months of preparation by the athletes and the event staff was brought to fruition in one short weekend.Read More

Alberta Snowmobile and Powersports Show Recap

October 20, 2016 |

It was big. It was shiny. It was the Alberta Snowmobile and Powersports Show (ASPS) in Edmonton in all its glory.   The 2016 trade show was much like those of years past, brimming with the excitement of new gear, new parts and new dreams for a big winter to … Read More

2017 Yamaha Reveal—Factory Turbo

March 3, 2016 |

Factory turbo? Yep, you head that right. Yamaha has released its 2017 models and its new flagship model—the Sidewinder—comes with turbo power installed, straight from the factory in Japan. This is huge, and just what Yamaha needed to stay afloat in the highly competitive mountain market that is dominated by 2-stroke machines.   … Read More

Behind the Scenes: 2017 Arctic Cat Reveal

March 2, 2016 | 1

All images courtesy of Mountain Motorsports in Golden, BC   Arctic Cat released its 2017 models to an audience of dealers and industry folk on March 1. Here are some behind the scenes shots from the reveal!                       Big thanks … Read More

2017 Arctic Cat Reveal

March 2, 2016 | 1

MY2016 was a big year for changes to the Arctic Cat mountain lineup, with new Arctic Mountain Suspension, Float Action rear skidframe geometry, TEAM clutches and improved ProClimb 7 skis. That’s a tough model year to outdo, and probably only a new 800 powerplant in the mountain chassis could have … Read More