An orange Moto Ski Zephyr with a light blue seat.
Old Sled Zone

Old Sled Zone—1968/69? Moto Ski Zephyr

The Moto-Ski company of La Pocatière, Québec, Canada was purchased in 1971 by Bombardier. The last year of production was 1985.

Check out the unique race elements in this digital representation of Red Bull Sledhammers 2018 in Saint-Donat.
Snowmobile News

Red Bull’s brand-new sled competition, Sledhammers is a challenging multi-obstacle hillclimb

64 sled competitors competed for cash and glory on a unique dual-mirror 550-metre uphill obstacle course.

by Timothy Fowler
Reagen Sieg, Robbie Maddison, Darren Berrecloth and Brock Buttars snow bike in Braloren, British Columbia, in February 2017.
British Columbia

Meet Darren Berrecloth, professional downhiller and sled-converted snow biker

Darren Berrecloth is living the dream—getting paid to ride. He loves the Yeti SnowMX mounted on his Husqvarna 450 when the snow clogs up the downhill trails.

by Timothy Fowler
Team 22, Gardner and Milley are bringing it home.
Snowmobile News

At 3,100 kilometres, Cain’s Quest, Labrador, is the mother of endurance sled races

Cain’s Quest challenges the best riders, the most competent support teams, the toughest gear and the strongest minds.

by Timothy Fowler
Ray Kelly's pristine condition Scorpion Mark III - 300 model sled.
Old Sled Zone

Old Sled Zone: 1969 “Tear-Drop” Scorpion Mark III – 300 model

At this year’s Cranbrook Snowmobile Club event, Ray and his buddies brought out some of their vintage snowmobiles for the annual Show and Shine.

Gear

First-ride impressions on the 2019 Arctic Cat M8000 Mountain Cat Alpha One

First-ride impressions on the 2019 Arctic Cat M8000 Mountain Cat Alpha One.

by Kirsten Armleder
Picture of a Double Eagle Raider snowmobile.
Old Sled Zone

Old Sled Zone: 1970’s Double Eagle Raider

The invention and brainchild of Bob Bracey, these innovative snowmobiles were definitely ahead of their time

Here is a Skiroule S-400, sitting on the trailside.
Old Sled Zone

Old Sled Zone: 1970’s Skiroule S-400

Skiroule had a short and colourful existence in the snowmobile world, though the machines remain a popular collector’s item with old snowmobile lovers today.

Gear

2019 Ski-Doo Backcountry X-RS stands on its own as a true crossover sled

The 2019 Ski-Doo Backcountry X-RS stands on its own as a true crossover sled.

by Kirsten Armleder
blue sidewinder s-rx le
Gear

Yamaha unleashes the 2019 SideWinder S-RX LE

Lake racers rejoice, the SRX name returns for 2019 as the fastest production sled ever built.

by Kirsten Armleder
Kody Kamm at finish line.
SnoRiders Insider

Polaris® Racer Kody Kamm wins a pair of ISOC Snocross Pro Finals at Lake Geneva, finishes the season

Kody Kamm finishes second in Pro points, two positions ahead of teammate Hentges Racing Peter Narsa.

Ski-Doo CSRA Pro Lite racer Scott Vandeborne.
SnoRiders Insider

Ski-Doo Race Report: Vandeborne doubles up in Timmons

Ski-Doo CSRA Pro Lite racer Scott Vandeborne won both rounds of racing in the Eclipse Financial Cup Nationals.

A complex and unique snowmobile.
Old Sled Zone

Vintage Snowmobile: ‘Rube Goldberg’—Moto-Ski GPS model

A record number of old and antique snowmobiles were on display at this year's vintage rally, held by the Cranbrook Snowmobile Club.

Snowmobiling safety

When avalanche education is not enough

Digging into the human factor, the author investigates why we are losing so many who have the education, the gear and the experience.

by Trish Drinkle
Gunnar Sterne.
SnoRiders Insider

Ski-Doo Race Report: Sterne repeats as Champ 440 Oval Champion

Ice Oval racer Gunnar Sterne managed to pull off a second consecutive win at the TLR Cup Series.

Polaris Industries’ CEO Scott Wine was recently a guest on CNBC’s Mad Money with Jim Cramer.
SnoRiders Insider

Polaris doesn’t want a steel trade war – “But can handle it”

Despite some challenges, Polaris' CEO Scott Wine feels that the company is in a strong position and can handle any adversity.

Aki Pihlaja celebrates a win on the podium.
SnoRiders Insider

Ski-Doo Race Report: Pihlaja takes Pro Lite win

Ski-Doo Pro Lite veteran racer and defending ISOC Pro Lite champion Aki Pihlaja earned a hard-fought victory Saturday night at the Theisen's Snocross National.

Meet the Rider, High Level, AB

Brenda Duval’s Hotshot of the month

SnoRiders catches up with the photo contest winner for the month of January 2018.

by Kirsten Armleder
Rider 303 Luke Rainey.
SnoRiders Insider

Team Polaris dominates RMSHA, winning majority of Pro Classes and podiums at Lost Trail Hillclimb

Next up for the Polaris hillclimbers is the World Championship Hillclimb in Jackson Hole, Wyoming.

Rider competing in RMSHA Hillclimb.
SnoRiders Insider

Ski-Doo Race Report: Ski-Doo Hillclimbers find podium early, often

The RMSHA Hillclimb race season finally got underway March 3-4 in Afton, Wyoming.