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Click the results image for a clearer view, or click the MORE  button below.  Many thanks to those who helped setup this inaugural event:-   

Clerk of the course: Trevor Howarth.  

Gracious property owners: Lee & Marci Hill.  

Trial section layout: Lee Hill, Trevor, Travis, and Paul Howarth.  

& Scoring: John Searle Jnr.  

Thanks to all the riders, familiar and new faces, who supported this inaugural event. Despite the forecast the breeze kept the heat in check, but still a good idea to inspect your air filter;)  


Quick update from Graham Pyl of the South Western Ontario Vintage Trials Group on date changes.
St.Thomas – June 12th (no change)
Grand Prix de Mud – June 25
Kohler – July 24.
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The Canadian Motorcycle Association is pleased to announce the appointment of Jon Hendriks of Montreal as team manager for the 2016 FIM World Trials Championship for national teams. The event will take place in Isola, France on September

Jon’s history in international competitions is varied and includes sailing regattas, 12 meters and keelboats.

He became active in trials ( bicycle) competitions in 1994 and later as manager of Canada’s first professional bicycle trials team. He was nominated as Manager of the Canadian Cycle Team and held that position over three UCI world championships from 2008-2010.

In 2013 Jon competed in his last international competition at Whistler Crankworx, winning a gold medal in the master class. Since his retirement, he has been active coaching aspiring riders and doing demonstrations and shows, including performing on his trials bike in professional circus troupe Cirque Eloize.

He became involved with the Association de Trialistes Au Quebec (ATAQ) where he competes in motorcycle and bicycle events and has organized a trials competition at Morin Heights every year since 2010.

Source CMA website