CQC Powersports has been chasing Championships together since 2001. Team members brought experience from multiple forms of motorsports. They joined forces to compete and win at a National Level.
Since 2011 the focus at CQC has been on Motorcycle Road Racing, winning the Rookie's Cup Championship in that inaugural season for the CCS Midwest Division and multiple Championships since then.
AUSTIN "The Missile" TSCHIDA [Above, Center-Right] Rider, Team Owner
As a graduate of the CQC Development Program, Austin has numerous Race Victories and Championships at the fastest tracks in North America. For the 2023 season he will continue squeezing the most out of his Yamaha R1 at MotoAmerica, CRA and ZARS events.
WADE TSCHIDA [Above, Left] Team Manager, Crew Chief
With 35+ years of racing experience along with skills in Information Technology, Wade has the combination of aptitudes to analyze and optimize Team Performance, both on and off the track.
MATTHEW NARDO [Above, Right] Rider, Crew.
With vast motorsports experience ranging from karts to sports cars and formula cars, Matthew provides experienced racecraft as well as a deep understanding of the business of racing. Combine that with his experience as a Green Beret and you have formidable force out on track! In addition to piloting his Honda CBR1000RR, Matthew is also a Riding Coach, passing along knowledge, skills and strategies to victory to other riders.
GLENN "2N" HINTON [Above, Center-Left] Crew
Former Racer and Track Day rider, Glenn contributes a wealth of knowledge and technical skills to Team CQC. Additional duties include Team Photographer and Midwest Racing Historian.
BRENT TSCHIDA [Above, Center] Crew, Team Chef
Keeping both the bike and the Team fueled up for top level performance are critical duties! Brent takes on both of these responsibilities in Championship winning style!
BLAKE TSCHIDA [Above, RH/Left] Rider, Crew
For the 2023 Season Blake will continue gaining experience and honing his riding and racecraft with tracktime at both selected CRA Race events and Track Day riding with ZARS on his Suzuki 750 GSX-R.
GLEN WILSON [Above, LH/Left] Crew
Glen has a long history with various forms of motorsports. He has been a rider in the prestigious I-500 snowmobile race as well as crewing on teams from Sports Cars to Sprint Cars. Glen's skills include: bodywork, general mechanical, creative solution engineering and ice cream taste testing.