Seat Time host Brian Pierce thought his racing was done when he blew up his bike at this year’s BAJA RALLY – then he and his father got inspired and prepped his dad’s 27-year-old Suzuki SP 200 so he could finish the race! Says Brian: “Here’s the 1987 Suzuki SP 200 with the GL MoJavi … Continue reading »
Giant Loop racer Lawrence Hacking competed in the 2014 Rally Mongolia on his Honda CRF450R. He equipped his bike with a Mojavi Saddlebag for the event and found it was a real benefit, carrying heavy items during the race. His comment about the experience: “The MoJavi Saddlebag was perfect. Took the heavy load off my back … Continue reading »
Giant Loop Racers: Baja Rally Announces Fuel Range Requirements, Recommends Mojavi Saddlebag For Carrying Extra Fuel
Here is the Press Release: From: Baja Rally <email@example.com> Date:07/08/2014 9:13 PM (GMT-08:00) To: Baja Rally Subject: IMPORTANT NOTE: FUEL RANGE EXTENDED Riders and Crews- Due to at least one lengthy route on the BAJA RALLY 2.0, we will have a 205 mile (329km) special where we may not have a gas stop set up … Continue reading »
Giant Loop Racer/rep Rory Sullivan won the 2014 Funky Chicken race, on his Kawasaki KX250F, a couple weekends ago. Here is a video clip of some of the on course action from the guys at Worthless Films.
Congratulations to Rory Sullivan, for riding his Kawasaki KX250f to the lead and winning the 2014 Funky Chicken. He passed Husqvarna racer, Jacob Argubright, in the last lap to claim victory! Thanks to Maya Hooper for the pic!
Giant Loop Racer: Pharoah’s Rally Begins With Boano Racing Supported Napoli Giulio On Beta 450 Atacama
Motorcycle racing is a strong part of Boano family heritage. The founder, Roberto Boano was an accomplished Italian and World Motocross racer. His company was formed in 1976 to sale and service off road motorcycles. The shop grew until 1981 when Roberto became an official Honda dealer, carrying the brand until 2010. Roberto raced the Dakar … Continue reading »
Jenny Morgan has completed the Hellas Rally! She rode the Rally-Raidproducts.co.uk built “LC4-50″, equipped with Coyote Saddlebag, from Jolly Old England to the event in Greece. She raced the event with support from Torque Racing and now will be riding/camping it back home again. This is the big test for the KTM690 Enduro, turned into … Continue reading »
Giant Loop Racer, Brett Cummings, just campaigned another race on his Strocam Mining KTM 450RR. This time he entered the Namaqua African Rally, and finished on top of the box! Shown here prepping his bike for the Prologue. He swapped lead with fellow racer Kenny Gilbert, in the final stage, but Kenny had to nurse … Continue reading »
Giant Loop Racers: Cain’s Quest Race Team 7 SnoXscapes, Kirk and David, Finish On The Podium To Win $20,000, With Great Basin Saddlebags
There was a strange knock at the email door, last Christmas season. It wasn’t the first time that a well researched and experienced long distance rider contacted Giant Loop for luggage solutions. Something was very different this time, since Canadian rider Kirk Hastings wasn’t outfitting a motorcycle and he wasn’t taking a trip across the … Continue reading »
The Desert 100 is always physically hard on the racers and their carefully prepared race bikes. Therefore, I was, and wasn’t, shocked to hear news of GL racer Alex Sherman’s crash, while battling for a top ten position in last weekend’s event, and that it was a race ender! A rescue helicopter is positioned on the … Continue reading »