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Tucker Hibbert racing on track.
SnoRiders Insider

Tucker Hibbert extends points lead at Canterbury Park Snocross National

Hibbert had a strong weekend of racing at the Canterbury Park National winning all four of his qualifying rounds and the final event on night two.

Polaris UpsideDowntown graphic.
SnoRiders Insider

Levi LaVallee to perform thrilling snowmobile stunt at “Polaris UpsideDowntown” on Super Bowl LIVE

LaVallee to jump his snowmobile nearly 100 feet and backflip over Nicollet Mall

A picture of a line-up of snowmobiles parked outside a diner on a winter day.
Old Sled Zone, Manitoba

Old Sled Zone: 1970 Skiroules at the Manitoba Centennial Run

The Centennial Run was a sledding excursion from the Peace Gardens, North Dakota, to The Pas, Manitoba.

The new Polaris Indy Evo snowmobile.
SnoRiders Insider

Polaris® introduces all-new snowmobile designed specifically for new riders

The INDY EVO™ delivers a comfortable, sporty and confidence-inspiring ride experience that will fuel a new rider’s passion for snowmobiling.

Girl, dressed in toque and winter coat, eating a roasted marshmallow.
SnoRiders Insider

Go Snowmobiling Campaign: Take a buddy snowmobiling!

Clubs, groups, and associations across North America have taken many non-snowmobilers snowmobiling

by Ed Klim, President, International Snowmobile Manufacturers Association
Snowmobile riders line up at a starting line in blistering cold conditions
Meet the Rider, Manitoba

Looking back on a snowmobiling life lived well

Bill Hammond blazed a trail across Manitoba to pave the way for today’s generation of SnoRiders

by Kyle Born
SledTown ShowDown

McBride, B.C., wins 2018 SledTown ShowDown contest

McBride, B.C., is your 2018 SledTown ShowDown Champion of Western Canada.

by Kirsten Armleder
Riders Choice

The best in the west: 2017 Rider’s Choice Awards

The 2017 Rider's Choice Awards—the favourite sledding picks of snowmobilers across Western Canada.

SledLife

SnoRiders’ 10 most-read snowmobile stories of 2017

From weather predictions to the latest technology from Timbersled, here are the 10 most popular stories on SnoRiders website in 2017.

by Kirsten Armleder
Jeffrey Hann, newest member of the Ski-Doo Brand Ambassador team.
SnoRiders Insider

Ski-Doo adds new utility expert ambassador

The addition of Hann makes for nine members total, covering mountain, backcountry and now utility riding experiences.

A 1969 Scout Ski-Bee.
Old Sled Zone

Old Sled Sighting: 1969 Ski-Bee Scout with Wheel Kit

Ingham Industries of Lanigan, Saskatchewan, Canada was the producer of the innovative Ski-Bee lineup.

SledTown ShowDown

It’s the final round of SledTown ShowDown

McBride, B.C., and Carrot River/Arborfield, Saskatchewan, are locked into the final battle for SledTown supremacy.

by Kirsten Armleder
two snowmobilers riding on a plain with trees in the background...one sledder is giving a thumbs up sign
Snowmobile News

Sled for Eternity: Adult and Teen Challenge Canada host snowmobile fundraiser

Sled for Eternity with Adult and Teen Challenge this winter season.

by Jillian Clark
Cherry red 1965 Moto-Ski sled.
Old Sled Zone

Old Sled Sighting—1965 Moto-Ski 100K (Mint condition)

Moto-Ski's continue to be a popular collector sled for vintage snowmobile enthusiasts.

Cindy Rougoor carves up the snow in McBride, B.C.
Meet the Rider, McBride, BC

Steven Cosnick’s hotshot of the month

SnoRiders catches up with the photo contest winner for the month of November 2017.

by Kirsten Armleder
Andrew Munster on his sled in a shop.
SledLife, Whistler, BC

Andrew Munster: The savvy scientist of sledding

Andrew Munster is a Whistler-based inventor, filmmaker and businessman whose passion fuels his progression.

by Matthew Mallory
Group of snowmobilers talking to each other.
SnoRiders Insider

Snowmobiling is good for your health — and for beating the winter blues

Snowmobiling is one good way to achieve better physical conditioning that keeps people healthier and helps prevent chronic health conditions.

by Dennis Burns, Executive Director, Canadian Council of Snowmobile Organizations (CCSO)
Kelly Martens from Thompson, Manitoba, received SnoMan Inc.’s 2017 Excellence Award for Outstanding Snowmobiler of the Year.
Meet the Rider, Thompson, MB

This is what it takes to be considered “outstanding”

Kelly Martens’ quarter century of volunteer work won him SnoMan Inc.’s 2017 Excellence Award for Outstanding Snowmobiler of the Year

by Kyle Born
Jennifer Coulter and Pika, her Belgian Malinois
Snowmobiling safety, Fernie, BC

Avalanches, a field technician and a dog named Pika

Jennifer Coulter, Avalanche Canada’s lead field technician, offers up a myriad of ways to stay alive while backcountry sledding

by Kyle Born
Line-up of snowmobiles in indoor arena.
Old Sled Zone

Old Sled Sighting: over 100 vintage snowmobiles on display at Vermilion Snowmobile Expo

The 6th Annual Vermilion Snowmobile Expo in Alberta was a huge success, with over 100 sleds on display.