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General racing and track discussions, upcoming races and related events. WMRC (Westwood Motorcycle Racing Club) news and discussions. Please feel free to post any questions or comments whether you are into racing already or just thinking about it. It

  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Track Days 2017 - Non Exclusive List

    Thought this might be useful to some. Its clearly not an all inclusive list, just a list of 2 PAK days/weekends that I am considering for this year. There are plenty of other single days, but I only consider going down to the US if its for 2 days; singles just not worth the trip. I won't be going...

    Started by blueflamegsxr, 04-20-2017 03:49 PM
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    05-01-2017 10:03 PM Go to last post
  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: 2016 Pitt Meadows Track Days!

    For those of you who have been out before, thank you. For those of you who haven't, what are you waiting for? We run our track days with a focus on STREET RIDERS and skill development. "L" or "N" licence? No problem. We have groups for new riders (only been riding for a month or so, then come...

    Started by Squire, 01-15-2016 09:59 AM
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    11-22-2016 09:18 PM Go to last post
  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: NEW from NO SPOILER LINK for ALL Races

    After receiving many complaints from memberships, has now a NO SPOILER LINK to the races Bookmark this link

    Started by Shovelhead, 04-07-2010 08:23 AM
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    04-13-2015 04:21 AM Go to last post
  4. Sticky Thread Sticky: Reminder: No Race Results in Titles, or Unrelated Threads

    For those who aren't in the know, it is a BIG no no to post race results either in a thread title, or halfway through someone else's thread which doesn't have a spoiler warning in the title. There is a 1 week ban for first time violators of this rule. As well you'll have to endure a scathing...

    Started by Mighty Kentor, 02-25-2006 06:38 PM
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    05-19-2014 01:55 PM Go to last post
  5. Sticky Thread Sticky: Getting into Road Racing in BC

    The following is based on a previous but dated post about how to get into road racing here in BC with the Westwood Motorcycle Roadracing Club. The links and some of the material has been updated for 2008. HOW TO GET STARTED 1 - Please feel free to come out to the Westwood Motorcycle Racing...

    Started by TeeTee, 02-08-2008 07:54 PM
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    11-06-2010 09:28 AM Go to last post
  1. Nicky Hayden in medicaly induced coma

    He was riding his bicycle in Italy when he got into direct collision with the car. Life threatening injuries, he will be in medically induced coma for next 24 hours. Hoping he pulls through. ...

    Started by cvrle1, 05-17-2017 03:52 PM
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    05-22-2017 05:25 PM Go to last post
  2. May 7-8: 2-Fast @ Ridge

    Anyone planning on going to this? Hope to see some familiar faces down there. First one for the year - I know there is a WMRC race this weekend too. :devillook Good luck to those of you who are racing.

    Started by tjnoobie, 05-01-2017 09:17 AM
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    05-16-2017 05:46 PM Go to last post
  3. CRTC/Cable Campaign?

    Has the membership here considered trying to launch a campaign to return motorcycle racing to Canadian TV? Single voices are obviously not effective. We already pay around $200/month for internet & cable and get mostly crap programming. MotoGP is the single most exciting & courageous motorsport...

    Started by GrantC, 04-27-2017 11:31 AM
    #crtc, #motogp, #shawcable, #wsbk
    • Replies: 14
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    05-04-2017 12:52 PM Go to last post
  4. What to expect first track days?

    Hi All, I thought this year would be a good opportunity to try out one of the track days that so many people talk about. I have a new (to me) bike that I am excited to ride once spring-time rolls around. I have grown weary of riding in the city so I thought track days would be a good opportunity...

    Started by slowride, 04-01-2017 02:40 PM
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    04-16-2017 08:07 PM Go to last post
  5. Seat position

    Right up front, middle, or the very back of the seat? Ive used further back, it seems to keep the rear wheel stable with the weight but I need more opinions on how other people position on the track.

    Started by 07 Yamaha R6, 03-17-2017 02:27 PM
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    03-23-2017 12:01 AM Go to last post
  6. John Surtees RIP

    Another giant in motorsports, and motorcycle roadracing has left us. This guy was one of the motorcycle gods:

    Started by Steve G., 03-10-2017 04:39 PM
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    03-11-2017 02:10 PM Go to last post
  7. Marquez vs Vinales

    cool article in Sportrider: so looking forward to this season!

    Started by doser, 03-05-2017 06:16 PM
    • Replies: 6
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    03-07-2017 07:59 PM Go to last post
  8. Start of 2017 race season from Australia.

    I know most racing fans care more about MotoGP than SBK, but if you haven't checked out the first couple races from last weekend in Philip Island they are worth watching. The finish for the two Superbike races are so close, and Supersport doesn't get any closer. Sit back relax and enjoy some...

    Started by Smoke, 03-02-2017 06:56 AM
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    03-03-2017 08:23 PM Go to last post
  9. Pee Wee Gleason RIP The hired gun for all bike mags back then.

    Started by Steve G., 02-14-2017 06:39 PM
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    02-15-2017 04:30 AM Go to last post
  10. Track Days at Area 27

    Oops, should of put this down in the Area 27 thread.

    Started by Armor11, 01-22-2017 11:50 AM
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    01-31-2017 08:34 PM Go to last post
  11. Moto GP anti-wheelie

    2nd in a series:

    Started by doser, 01-18-2017 08:38 PM
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    01-28-2017 07:53 PM Go to last post
  12. Looking Back at Spies in WSBK

    Great article from a couple of years back by Dean Adams. *Spies owned WSBK in his rookie year. *Still amazing to me.* *

    Started by Redhawk, 12-08-2016 06:33 PM
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    01-26-2017 06:13 PM Go to last post
  13. 2017 wmrc schedule

    come check us out in 2017, we've got something for everyone! Fast, Fun & Affordable local club racing, trackdays and training! 2017 Race Dates Sunday, May 7 (round 1) Sunday, May 21 (round 2)

    Started by Jaybo, 01-24-2017 12:26 PM
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    01-24-2017 12:26 PM Go to last post
  14. MotoGP launch control

    4th in the series. I gotta commend Max Oxley - he's a great writer and has a superb background knowledge, in which it is a privilege to share.

    Started by doser, 01-18-2017 08:49 PM
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    01-18-2017 08:49 PM Go to last post
  15. Moto GP engine braking

    3rd in the series:

    Started by doser, 01-18-2017 08:46 PM
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    01-18-2017 08:46 PM Go to last post
  16. Moto GP traction control

    a very good exposition on the workings of modern TC in MotoGP, courtesy Motor Sport magazine; thanks Max Oxley, once again! (more to come, it sounds like...)

    Started by doser, 12-09-2016 12:25 PM
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    12-09-2016 12:25 PM Go to last post
  17. Jerez testing : WSB faster than MotoGP on quali tires vs race tires... (use the link to see the full chart) Ahead of the winter MotoGP testing ban, a private test is being held alongside the leading World Superbike teams at Jerezk. ...

    Started by doser, 11-24-2016 07:25 PM
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    11-26-2016 09:56 AM Go to last post
  18. Cali Superbike School 2017 schedule The Ridge: July 10-11-12-13-14

    Started by doser, 11-14-2016 06:46 PM
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    11-21-2016 02:38 PM Go to last post
  19. Island Motorsport Circuit

    Hi all, I'm pretty sure I once was a member here but couldn't remember my credentials. Anyways, I didn't post much. I'm back and wondering if anyone has heard of any chance of the new track in Duncan on Vancouver Island being open to a sport bike club. I sent them an email just yesterday. Not...

    Started by ryanracer, 11-02-2016 09:17 PM
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    11-11-2016 07:53 PM Go to last post
  20. MotoGP electronics

    a nice pair of articles casting a bit of light on MotoGP electronics, from Bradley Smith, courtesy of ...

    Started by doser, 11-03-2016 08:27 PM
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    11-04-2016 08:00 PM Go to last post
  21. Nicky Hayden back on Repsol Honda for Phillip Island this weekend

    With Dani Pedrosa out with his broken collarbone, Nicky gets a chance... Delicious! Any guesses on finishing position? I'll take 7th.

    Started by doser, 10-18-2016 09:43 PM
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    10-24-2016 07:00 PM Go to last post
  22. SBK July 7-9, 2017 - Laguna Seca Tickets: Go on sale December 14, 2016

    Started by Smoke, 10-17-2016 08:19 AM
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    10-17-2016 08:19 AM Go to last post
  23. Trackdays at Area27!!!

    I know some of you didn't think this was going to happen but....... Who wants to ride at the soon to be built Area27 in Oliver, BC? I know there will be lots of questions, so here's all that I know at this point: A friend of mine, who is an Area27 member, is considering hosting...

    Started by spero, 03-05-2015 10:56 PM
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    10-01-2016 07:35 PM Go to last post
  24. Calling all old WMRC racers

    Hey Guys, Henk Visser and I are talking about going back on track next year with 250's and we're hoping some of the retired/lazy/not fast anymore guys will want to bang bars for one more year on bikes that theoretically can't hurt us.........Henk just phoned to say he's bought a bike already, so...

    Started by oldsquid, 09-19-2016 05:44 PM
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    09-19-2016 05:44 PM Go to last post
  25. GoPro Killer

    Lots of go pro alternatives for action cams, but this one by Garmin also has built in GPS so can have speed and altitude etc. displaced and pretty good stabilization. ...

    Started by raztec, 09-01-2016 06:52 AM
    • Replies: 7
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    09-11-2016 10:05 AM Go to last post

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