After the 1st, two years accelerating upward through the Manitoba Racing Association (MRA) and two years of the Central Roadracing Association (CRA), TripDub is proud to back Bodhi Edie’s return to the Mopar Canadian Superbike Championship (CSBK). 2015 was the team’s best year yet, with 14 CRA wins, including 4 second place finishes and 2 third place finishes, placing Trip-Dub at 3rd place overall. The team also placed 3rd overall in the Novice group at the Brainerd International Raceway. Bodhi Edie, who made his National debut in 2013, will compete in the Feature Mopar Pro Superbike class on a brand new Yamaha YZF-R1. Also joining the team is Z1 Tuning, who have entered successful machinery into the CSBK Series for more than ten years.
With a 70 foot truck and race trailer that functions as a rolling billboard, and with TSN televising all six CSBK races to more than 100,000 viewers worldwide, Trip-Dub is pleased to offer sponsors the opportunity to share the limelight and get noticed by 130,000+ viewers across Canada and around the world.
BODHI EDIE: Edie shot to fame as a 13 year old in the Honda CBR125R spec National Championships, before competing aboard a CBR600RR for a season as an Amateur. In 2012 Edie made his Pro Superbike debut and had a limited schedule of Nationals in 2013.
TRAVIS MILKOWSKI: Travis joined the team in 2015 as Trip-Dub’s novice racer. With Trip-Dub, Travis competed in the CRA and Manitoba Roadracing Association, placing 4th in the New Rider race. We expect to see big gains from Travis in the coming 2016 race season.
ZAID SALEEMI: Z1 Tuning: Driven by the will to win, Z1 has been involved in The Canadian Superbike series since 2002. Over the years, they have supported some great riders and opened doors for many more.
WILEY STOESZ: At just 20 years old, Wiley has been around bikes for all his life. He's been riding bikes since he was 5 years old, and spent the last 5 years as both a motocross racer and technician.
KEVIN BIRKETT: Owner of Trip Dub Racing and part owner of Birkett Freight Solutions Inc., Kevin acts as director, manager, mechanic and coach. Kevin has a strong knowledge and understanding of advertising, and what makes sponsorship work.
"We have waited for the right time to step back into the sport and now is the perfect opportunity. I am very excited about the 2016 season, and we are aiming for podium finishes for Bodhi on the new Yamaha R1.” - Zaid Saleemi, Z1 Tuning
30,000 spectators are expected to attend the six CSBK races, and TSN will promote and broadcast the events to 100,000+ passionate and engaged viewers worldwide, starting in June of 2016. Trip-Dub will also promote sponsors via social media to racing fans on our Facebook and Instagram pages.
Our 70 foot truck and race trailer enable sponsors to advertise both on the road and at local car shows and events as we travel between CSBK races from Nova Scotia to Manitoba. Trip-Dub will also be participating in the Special Olympics’ World’s Largest Truck Convoy with over 200 trucks in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Bodhi Edie, Z1 Tuning and the Trip-Dub team have received recognition and media attention during their fast rise through the CRA ranks. In particular, Bodhi’s return to the Nationals is generating significant buzz in the industry. Be seen and heard when TSN and other news organizations speak with Bodhi and the team.
We are pleased to offer a variety of opportunities and benefits to our sponsors. Contact us today to learn more.