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Zach Osborne Clinches 250 National Motocross Championship

Photo: Rich Shepard

Zach Osborne is the 2017 250 Motocross Champion! What a series it has been for the WPS and FLY Racing athlete. At Budds Creek Osborne made it difficult on himself after a first turn pileup in moto one left him starting near the back of the pack. But his determination and will to persevere saw him battle his way back to eighth place. Then with a 53 point lead coming into moto two, he rode with the heart of a champion and won moto two in convincing fashion to wrap up the 2017 250 National Motocross Championship with...

Hurricane Mills, Tennessee - The word "crucible" does not usually spring to mind when thinking of Tennessee. Yet for one week at the height of summer, the depths of strength, endurance and talent are tested to find a diamond in the rough, a prodigy. Some of the most memorable racers in the sport have made their mark at Loretta Lynn's Ranch.

Stanton, Bradshaw, Emig, Carmichael, Stewart, Tomac to name a few. Each showing a glimpse of the potential to be champion, some, to be the greatest. Matching the exceptional qualities of the young racers at Loretta's comes a boot with both...


Five years ago our Lite Hydrogen line was the first true lightweight racewear to the market and the original gear line to define the minimalist, lightweight category. But when you’re first you have to stay on the gas, so we’ve continued to develop and improve this premium gear with the addition of The Boa® System. This revolutionary system offers fast, on-the-fly micro adjustability with a truly “Dialed In” fit. A simple turn of the dial delivers unparalleled performance, comfort and convenience.

2018 EVOLUTION 2.0 

Each year we develop, test, and improve our Evolution line in never-ending...

Southwick, Massachusetts – The Outdoor Nationals make their yearly trip to the nation’s birthplace for the only New England stop of the series. A labor of love for the American Legionnaires that built the track behind the now famous Post 338, the track boasts deep sand and terrain rugged enough to test the meddle of any would-­‐be champion. Originally hewn from the countryside in 1972, the track made its official “Nationals” debut in 1976  with Alpinestars’ Oscar rider Pierre Karsmakers winning the inaugural event. More than four decades after Alpinestars stood atop the podium, heritage stylings are back in Southwick with the...

Another innovative product from FLY Hard Parts

Fuel injected bikes today with their map switches, launch controls and kill switches don’t leave much room for controls or hand guard mounts. This space saving 6061 aluminum perch mount kill switch will save you some much needed room by replacing the cap on you clutch perch or brake master cylinder. The universal design fits most applications and will work on the left or right side and can even replace the starter button on some applications.

Colors: Blue, Red, Orange, or Black.

Retail Price: $46.95

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ESPN writes Strider Cup Racing is “something you need to see to believe”

Rapid City, SD (May 31, 2017) — A feature story and video in The Wall Street Journal declares Balance Bikes: The End of Training Wheels. Writer Jason Gay attended the Strider Cup Race in Fort Worth, writing in Welcome to the Tour de France of Toddler Racing:

“Training wheels have been disrupted. Today, more children than ever are learning on balance bikes … The concept is simple: The more a child rides a balance bike, the more...

BOISE, Idaho--Western Power Sports' customer service is now even better with the new addition of the WPS Tire and Wheel Kit Builder hotline.

Starting on Monday, May 8th 2017, dealers can call 1-866-WPS-KITS (1-866-977-5487) to have an in-house customer service representative assist with any and all wheel and tire questions. This representative will assist dealers on-the-fly with building ATV and UTV tire and wheel kits based on specific customer specifications.

In addition to being a tire and wheel specialist, the representative will be able to generate unique WPS part numbers based on tire and wheel combinations that may not necessarily exist in the online ordering...

East Rutherford, New Jersey - With only two rounds left in the 2017 Monster Energy AMA Supercross Championship, the points race is down to the wire and the world's top riders are bombarding MetLife stadium ready for engagement. To aide, the world's best, Alpinestars has produced a Limited Edition 'Bomber' Tech 10 to help those riders leave everything they've got in the dirt.

The Limited Edition 'Bomber' Tech 10 fuses all the performance innovations of the iconic Tech 10 with an exclusive, limited production color combination.



Worn by some of the top athletes in Supercross, Motorcross, Arenacross and off-road races across the world, EKS Brand is quickly becoming one of the most respected goggle brands in the market. This reputation is why WPS is proud to offer EKS Brand products for consumers through our dealer network.

(Above: Jace Owen after his fifth Arenacross win of the 2016-2017 season wearing EKS Brand goggles)

EKS Brand focuses on redefining style, design, form and function for each one of their goggles allowing a perfect fit for any style of rider, regardless of age.

EKS-S Outrigger Goggle

The EKS-S goggle...

FLY Hard Parts Motorcycle Carrier

Now available from WPS is the new FLY Hard Parts Powder Coated Steel Motorcycle Carrier. This handy new transport system allows you to carry your dirt bike to the track or trail without a trailer. Simply slide the receiver tube of the motorcycle carrier into your trailer hitch receiver, tighten the threaded wedge lock hitch system, and you’re ready to load up. Works with any 2" class III hitch and is rated at 400 lbs. load capacity.

  • Textured, powder coated 72" channel constructed from 3/16" Steel
  • Channel support bracket constructed from heavy duty 10GA steel
  • Receiver tube & wedge constructed from 11GA structural...