Tag Archive: Ben Young

Sep 29

Ben Young racing towards a cure in support of laps 4 MD

Young will join Laps 4 MD racers Joey McColm and Shelby Mills

Ben Young As Muscular Dystrophy Awareness Month concludes Canadian resident Ben Young, who competes in the British Superbike Championship (BSB) with Team WD40, is proud to announce his participation in the Laps 4 MD fundraising initiative in support of Muscular Dystrophy Canada. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 09

Ben Young in the points again at Donington Park

Round 9 of the MCE British Superbike Championships

Ben Young Coming off his recent 12th place finish at Silverstone, Ben Young continued his inspired riding at Round 9 of the MCE British Superbike Championships at Donington Park by gaining further points in the highly competitive Pirelli Superstock 1000 Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 02

Young earns First points of BSB season with a 12th at Silverstone

Part of the Hertz British Grand Prix

Ben Young This past weekend Scottish-born / Canadian resident Ben Young earned his first points of the British Superbike (BSB) Pirelli National Superstock 1000 Championship season.  He finished 12th with a inspired ride aboard his #40 GR Motosport’s Team WD-40 ZX10 at Silverstone, UK.

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Mar 25

Tim Hortons backed Young rolls onto BSB Grid with Team WD40

Young is honoured to continue his long-term partnership with Tim Hortons

Ben Young - WD40 As announced Scottish-born / Canadian resident Ben Young is delighted to announce that he will contest the British Superbike 1000cc Superstock Championship aboard the #40 GR Motosport prepared Team WD-40 Kawasaki ZX-10R in the highly competitive 2014 MCE Insurance British Superbike Championships (BSB). Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 21

Video recap of Ben Young’s 2013 AMA Pro GoPro Daytona SportBike season

Young finished the series in 13th overall

ThumbnailBen Young recaps his 2013 GoPro Daytona SportBike season on the #86 Ben Young Racing Yamaha YZF-R6 in this Video by onthethrottle.tv

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Sep 16

Ben Young has tough weekend at New Jersey Motorsport Park

Young was hungry for a solid weekend

Ben Young - New Jersey Motorsport ParkCanadian AMA Pro GoPro Daytona Sportbike competitor Ben Young was really looking forward to this past weekend’s New Jersey Lottery Devil’s Showdown at New Jersey Motorsports Park however a series of challenges prevented him from taking home the results he had set his sights on. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 13

Ben Young impressive on home soil

Earning a 4th and 5th place finish

Ben Young - MosportCanadian AMA Pro GoPro Daytona Sportbike rider Ben Young made an impressive debut at this past weekend’s MOPAR Canadian Superbike Championship Doubleheader at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park (formerly Mosport). Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 09

Ben Young Racing CSBK at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park this weekend

This coming weekend August 9th – 11th

Ben young Racing MosportCanadian AMA Pro GoPro Daytona Sportbike rider Ben Young will be contending Round 4 & 5 of the MOPAR Canadian Superbike Championship Doubleheader at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park (formerly Mosport) Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 08

Ben Young back on track at Miller Motorsport Park

Up next for the BYR Team is a rare appearance at a Canadian track

Ben Young - MidOhioCanada’s Ben Young was back on track this past weekend at Miller Motorsports Park earning a 12th and 14th place finish.

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Jul 17

Ben Young resilient after unlucky weekend in Mid-Ohio

The optimistic BYR Team pilot took to the historic yet challenging Mid-Ohio track for the first time

Ben Young - MidOhioCanadian AMA Pro GoPro Daytona Sportbike racer Ben Young had high hopes to Make a Splash at this past weekend’s Buckeye SuperBike Weekend presented by Dunlop Tire at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course however a variety challenges prevented him from cracking the top 10, resulting in an 18th place finish on Saturday and a 16th on Sunday. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 26

Ben Young 9th in points after Barber Motorsports Park

Young’s consistency has strengthened his position of 9th overall in points.

Ben Young - BarberBen Young continues to impress with a personal-best qualifying effort of 12th in the Daytona Sportbike Class and two solid finishes of a 12th and 13th place this past weekend at Barber Motorsports Park.

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Jun 04

Ben Young shines at Road America

11th place finish in Saturday’s race followed up by 10th place on Sunday

Ben Young shines at Road AmericaVariable weather conditions and unseasonably cooler temperatures did not dampen the spirits of Canadian AMA Pro GoPro Daytona Sportbike competitor Ben Young.

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May 28

Ben Young ready to get back to business at Road America

This weekend at Road America Elkhart Lake, WI – May 31 – June 2.

Ben YoungBen Young, coming off of his best AMA Pro GoPro Daytona Sportbike finish of 8th place in the 72nd running of the Daytona 200, is eager to get back to business this weekend at the Subway SuperBike Doubleheader. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 17

Ben Young earns best AMA Pro finish at Daytona

AMA Pro GoPro Daytona Sportbike competitors battled unseasonably cool temperatures

Ben_Daytona_2013AMA Pro GoPro Daytona SportBike logo19 year-old Canadian Ben Young earned 8th place in the 72nd running of the Daytona 200 aboard the #86 Tim Hortons-Sudbury/BYR Yamaha R6, his best finish yet in the AMA Pro GoPro Daytona Sportbike class.  Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 16

Young all geared up for Daytona with AXO

AXO Sport was established in 1978 in Italy

AMA Pro GoPro Daytona SportBike logoBen Young  - AXOBen Young who will be starting 17th on the grid for 72nd running of the Daytona 200 is delighted to announce AXO America as his latest partner for the 2013 AMA Pro GoPro Daytona SportBike season. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 26

Canadian-made Hindle Exhaust Systems backs Ben Young

Canadian AMA Pro GoPro Daytona SportBike competitor

Lee Hindle, Ben Young, Alison HindleAMA Pro GoPro Daytona SportBike logoCanadian-made Hindle Exhaust Systems and Canadian AMA Pro GoPro Daytona SportBike competitor Ben Young team up for a new partnership for the 2013 AMA Pro Road Racing season.  Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 07

Kick Energy to fuel Ben Young for 2013 season

“We think that this is a great opportunity to get the KICK Energy name out there in a very cool environment and sport!”

Ben YoungAMA Pro GoPro Daytona SportBike As announced at this weekend’s North American International Motorcycle Supershow Canadian road racer Ben Young is excited to announce a new partnership with UK-based KICK Energy Drink for the 2013 AMA Pro GoPro Daytona SportBike season. KICK Energy Drink is owned by Global Brands Limited in the United Kingdom and distributed in the US by Streamwood, IL’s Dolce Beverage Company LLC.  Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 10

Ben Young signs with DUA Motorsports Bodywork

For 2013 season AMA Pro GoPro Daytona SportBike

DUA logoBen Young - DUA Motorsports BodyworkCanadian road racer Ben Young is excited to announce a new partnership with Toronto-based DUA Motorsports Bodywork for the 2013 AMA Pro GoPro Daytona SportBike season. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 31

Young battles limited track time to break into the Top 15 at Laguna Seca

His first ever visit to Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca

BYRFOGI Racing’s Ben Young  (2)BYRFOGI Racing’s Ben Young  (1)BYR/FOGI Racing’s Ben Young battled through limited track time due to unusual weather conditions during qualifying at this past weekend’s AMA Pro GoPro Daytona SportBike race at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. Young’s determination and adaptability to a new track earned him a 15th place finish – his best finish of the season.

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May 24

Miller Motorsports Park up next for Ben Young

During the BigM Weekend on May 26-28

Ben Young 2Miller Motorsports Park logoAfter missing the third round of the 2012 AMA Pro Road Racing season at Infineon Raceway, BYR/FOGI Racing’s Ben Young is eager to get back in the mix this weekend as AMA Pro Road Racing returns to Miller Motorsports Park in Tooele Valley, Utah for the BigM Weekend on May 26-28.  Read the rest of this entry »

May 03

Ben Young to miss this Weekend’s race at Infineon Raceway

“It was a very difficult decision to not make the trip to Infineon Raceway” – Scott Young

Ben YoungBen Young 2AMA Pro GoPro Daytona Sportbike competitor Ben Young and the BYR/Fogi Racing team unfortunately will not be competing at this weekend’s third round of the 2012 AMA Pro Road Racing series being held at Infineon Raceway located in the Sonoma Valley in Northern California. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 24

BYR/Fogi Racing’s Young gets up to speed at Road Atlanta

Impressive effort at the second round of the AMA Pro GoPro Daytona SportBike Championship

Ben YoungRoad Atlanta logoBYR/Fogi Racing’s Ben Young put in an impressive effort at the second round of the AMA Pro GoPro Daytona SportBike Championship despite a momentary off-track excursion in the first race of the weekend at Road Atlanta and a technical oversight in the second race on Sunday. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 19

Young’s determination shines through in Daytona 200 debut

“The race was unreal” – Ben Young

Ben YoungBen Young 2This past weekend Thornbury Ontario’s Ben Young debuted in his first ever Daytona AMA Pro GoPro Daytona Sportbike race during the 71st running of the Daytona 200. Young finished the race with a respectable 20th overall after overcoming engine troubles on Thursday and an electronic glitch that occurred during the first pit stop of the race. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 15

Tim Hortons-Sudbury backed Ben Young is ready to roll

After months of preparation, BYR/Fogi Racing’s Ben Young is ready to roll up the rims of his Tim Hortons-Sudbury/Yamaha R6 to this coming weekend’s Daytona 200 starting grid 

Ben YoungBen Young 1The Daytona 200, known as “THE WORLD’S GREATEST MOTORCYCLE RACE”, being held at the legendary Daytona International Speedway – March 17th 2012, kicks off the AMA Pro Road Racing season with a 200-mile battle on Daytona’s 3.51-mile road course with top motorcycle racers from the US and around the world.  Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 30

Four Feathers Racing to support Young’s Daytona 200 debut

Aboard his Tim Hortons-Sudbury/Yamaha R6

Ben YoungIndiana-based Four Feathers Racing’s team principal Scotty Van Hawk has signed on to mentor and provide race strategy support to BYR / Fogi Racing’s development rider Ben Young for his debut at America’s most historic motorcycle event, the Daytona 200. Young, aboard his Tim Hortons-Sudbury/Yamaha R6 will take to the legendary Daytona International Speedway on March 15-17th 2012.

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Jun 23

Young on a mission at Barber

Fogi Racing Development Team

Collingwood, ON’s Ben Young produced a tremendous ride through the field to finish 10th in last Sunday’s AMA Pro Motorcyclesuperstore.com SuperSport race at Barber Motorsport Park in Birmingham, AL, capping off a stressful weekend that saw Young and his team overcome a number of challenges. Read the rest of this entry »