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Motorcycle SUPERSHOW - This weekend

Wednesday, January 3, 2007 (Toronto) - The MAX AWARDS, Canada's motorcycle 'Oscars' will be presented in over 40 categories including Canadian Racing Champions, International Competition, Achievement, Media and Sponsorship. The awards honour excellence during the 2006 motorcycle year. The Max Awards for Riders presentation takes place on the Riders Stage (Hall 2) at 2:00 pm on Saturday, January 6th, 2007, while the Awards for Racers are presented at 3:00 pm on the Racers Stage (Hall 4). The Max Awards are presented annually at the North American International Motorcycle SUPERSHOW, January 5th-7th, at the Toronto International Centre.

Following is a list of this year's winners, chosen by the MAX Awards Committee:

MAX Awards for Racers:

Enduro Champion                               Jeff Orosz
Caistorville, ON
Trials Champion                                 Chris Van Hove
Simcoe, ON
Hare Scrambles Champion                Tony Boerkamp
Delhi, ON
Dirt Track Champion                          Donald Taylor
Welland, ON
ATV Dirt Track Champion                   Jason Tuin
Niagara Falls, ON
Road Racing Champion                     Jordan Szoke
Brantford, ON
Vintage Road Racing Champion        Scott Rupert
Gadshill, ON
Motocross Champion                         Lee Coutts
Mission, BC
Youth Motocross Champion               Clinton Wall
Chilliwack, BC
Ice Racing Champion                         Dan McKenzie
Kamloops, BC
Mini Road Racing Champion              John Ross Macrae
Calgary, AB
Women's Road Racing Champ.        Catherine Nadeau
Lachine, QC
Supermoto Champion                                    Doug Beattie
Burlington, ON
Road Racing Rookie of the Year        Stephane Chabot
Oshawa, ON
Amateur Rookie of the Year                Brett McCormich
Saskatoon, SK
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Sidecar Champion Driver                   Ewan Brown               
Sidecar Champion Passenger           Paul Boyd                    
International Competition                    Domenic Beaulac
Becancour, QC
International Competition                    Dave Arnold
Richmond Hill, ON
International Competition                    Chris Peris
Calgary, AB
International Competition                    Miguel Duhamel
Las Vegas, NV
International Competition                    Matt McBride
Mississauga, ON
International Competition                    Pat Barnes
Scarborough, ON
International Competition                    Rob Trottier
Toronto, ON
International Competition                    Natalie Provost
Montreal, QC
Tuner                                                   Mike Crompton
Newmarket, ON
Achievement Category                       Jordan Szoke
Brantford, ON
Achievement Category                       Oliver Jervis
Victoria, BC
Motorcycle Track                                Shannonville Park
Shannonville, ON
Motorcycle Race Event                       World Enduro Champ.
Parry Sound, ON
Sponsorship                                        ACME Slate
Scarborough, ON
Club Newsletter                                  VRRA Baffled Muffler  
Toronto, ON

MAX Awards for Riders:

Individual Fundraiser - National          John Kane
North York, ON
Corporate Fundraiser - National        Deeley Harley-Davidson
Concord, ON
Corporate Fundraiser - Regional       Mercedes-Benz Canada
Toronto, ON
Motorcycle Club                                  Scarborough H.O.G.
Scarborough, ON
Special Ambassador                          Liz Jansen
Orangeville, ON
Motorcycle Recognition                      Dave Lloyd
Komoka, ON
Motorcycle Milestone                          B.A.D. Ride 10th
Motorcycle Milestone                          C.V.M.G. 40th Anniversary
Motorcycle Builder                              Phil Mahood
Toronto, ON
Motorcycle Mechanic                          Ron Peter
Port Perry, ON
Rider Training                                     Ont. Motorcycle
Safety Ass.   Breslau ON
Rider of the Year                                 Jan & Linda Stolk
Puslinch, ON
Radio                                                   Rockin Rod 94.9
Oshawa, ON
Journalism                                          Maryam Siddiqi
Toronto, ON
Club Newsletter                                  "Kool Kats" - Katana
Owners Newsletter
Web-site        PEI
Motorcycle Book                                 Jeremy Kroeker
Calgary, AB
Motorcycle Ride Guide -Regional      Ride Grey Bruce
Wiarton, ON
Motorcycle Ride Guide - Provincial    Chaudiere Appalaches Carte
Mototourisme (QC)
Event Sponsorship                             Motorcyclists
Confederation of Canada (MCC)
Event Sponsorship                             Suzuki Canada
Richmond Hill, ON