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Kevin Higney, winner of the 'Win Your Yamaha' contest.
SnoRiders Insider

Yamaha Financial Services announces winner of the ‘Win Your Yamaha’ contest

Kevin Higney wins his 2017 Kodiak EPS SE in Yamaha Financial Services contest.

A vintage John Deere Spitfire, owned by Mark Sanderman, Cranbrook.
Old Sled Zone

Old Sled Sighting: John Deere Spitfire

The distinctive green John Deere machines are now popular with vintage collectors across the snowbelt.

BC's network of off-road vehicle-friendly backcountry trails is getting a boost!
SnoRiders Insider, British Columbia

Off-road vehicle fees to help fund trail upgrades, enhance rural economies

The ORV Trail Management Sub-Account is financed through a portion of fees ORV owners pay to ICBC when registering their vehicles.

A young boy airing out a Yamaha SnoSport.
Meet the Rider

February 2017: Hotshot of the month

Shawn Schwengler sent us a photo of his custom-built 1990 Yamaha SnoSport

by Kirsten Armleder
Blaine Mathews going vertical to the top.
SnoRiders Insider

Ski-Doo X-Team Hillclimbers take nine titles at Jackson Hole World Championships

The annual Jackson Hole World Championship Hillclimb event is in the books with Ski-Doo racers taking home five titles in the Pro classes

Ray Kelly (back right) and members of the Cranbrook Snowmobile Club proudly display the restored 1965 Snow King.
Old Sled Zone

Old Sled Sighting—Ray Kelly’s incredible 1965 Snow King restoration

Cranbrook resident and snowmobile enthusiast Ray Kelly shares some photos of his rare 1965 Snow King sled.

The riding action at the Jackson Hole World Championship Hill Climb.
SnoRiders Insider

Polaris Hillclimbers sweep stock titles at Jackson Hole World Championship

Keith Curtis wins two classes, two King Crowns and King of Kings

Damping clutch technology graphic.
SnoRiders Insider

BRP reveals new vibration damping clutch technology

Ski-Doo engineers designed an industry first, counterbalancing pDrive fixed clutch sheave.

Kody Kamm celebrates as he crosses the finish line at the ISOC season finale in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin.
SnoRiders Insider

Polaris Snocross racer Kody Kamm wins his first ISOC Pro Open championship

Kamm wins six heat races and two finals to win 2016-2017 points title

Pihlaja airs it out in front of the crowd.
SnoRiders Insider

Ski-Doo X-Team racers take five ISOC Snocross Season championships at season finale

Ski-Doo racers took five National Snocross Championships at the ISOC season finale in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin.

Vintage snowmobilers at CPTC.
Old Sled Zone,

Old Sled Sighting: amazing vintage snowmobile parade at The Canadian Power Toboggan Championships

The Canadian Power Toboggan Championships is the longest-running snowmobile race in the world.

Snowmobiling safety

Dave Norona on Backcountry Ascender

Riders around the world are taking advantage of this free online platform for learning backcountry safety.

by Kirsten Armleder
A vintage 1981 Chrysler Sno-Runner.
Old Sled Zone

Old Sled Sighting—1981 Chrysler Sno-Runner (Part 3)

Weighing only 80 pounds, the Sno-Runner could be easily disassembled and fit in the trunk of a car.

A snowmobiler blasts through fresh powder in Renshaw near McBride, B.C.
Meet the Rider, McBride, BC

“To me, it means the world”

Sledding is more than mere hobby for Cynthia Rougoor of Edmonton, Alberta.

by Kirsten Armleder
Carl Kuster sidehilling in Sicamous, B.C.
SledLife, Sicamous, BC

Carl Kuster lands the front cover of SnoRiders magazine

Photographer Ryen Dunford explains how he got this shot.

by Kirsten Armleder
Lincoln Lemieux en route to his second win this season.
SnoRiders Insider

Ski-Doo X-Team racers battle elements to take home victories in Michigan and Iowa ISOC series

Despite challenges from Mother Nature, the Ski-Doo X-Team pulled off some stunning podium wins.