TLD Thursday Wallpapers – 2015 East Rutherford SX

On the Radar: The Barrett Sisters

On the Radar: The Barrett Sisters By Jeff McConkey   Name: Dana Barrett Birthday: October 14th, 2000 Hometown: Acton, Ontario School & Grade: St Edmund Campion Catholic Secondary School, grade 9 Number: 970 Bike: Kawasaki KX100 Race Clubs: MMRS, OCMC, Offroad Ontario, CMRC Classes: Ladies A, Ladies BIntermediate (MMRS)   How did you get started in racing? My dad used to race, and my sister and I would go to the races with him.

Catching Up with…Sebastien Tortelli

Catching Up with…Sebastien Tortelli By Billy Rainford It’s not often we get the chance to talk to someone who has a World Championship to their credit, let alone two! When I noticed that Sebastien Tortelli was posting photos of Canadians on his ‘Champ Factory‘ Facebook page, I made an attempt to get in touch with him. And because motocrossers are the salt of the earth, he got back to me

Unsung: 2015 New Jersey SX

Unsung: 2015 New Jersey SX Photos and captions by Billy Rainford I thought I’d take a slightly different approach to this race and give the riders who made the mains but didn’t make the top 10 some coverage in a new column we’re going to call, ‘Unsung.’ Actually, in the future this column might feature those riders who showed up and gave it a shot but didn’t either make the

Out of the Blue: Krista Casselman

Out of the Blue: Krista Casselman By Jeff McConkey Name: Krista Casselman Birthday: September 13th, 1995 Hometown: Gatineau, Quebec School & Grade or Occupation: 2nd year Graphic Design student, took a year off to work and ride Number: 16 Bike: 2015 YZ 250F Race Club: CMRC, AMA, MX101, I4MX Classes: Ladies, Ladies A, MX2 Beginner, 250 Beginner, Woman’s Nationals   How did you get started in racing? Since I was 9 I have always had trail

Live Video for the Parts Canada TransCan – We Talk with Brett Lee

Live Video for the Parts Canada TransCan – We Talk with Brett Lee By Billy Rainford The gang over at Walton Raceway in, you guessed it, Walton, Ontario, are always doing what they can to move the sport of Canadian Motocross forward. The Parts Canada TransCan at Walton Raceway has grown over the years to become one of the biggest amateur motocross events on the calendar – 2nd only to

Faces at the Races: East Rutherford SX

Faces at the Races: East Rutherford SX Photos and captions by Billy Rainford In 2014, I had to choose between going to the inaugural Monster Energy AMA Supercross just over the bridge from NYC in East Rutherford, NJ or head down to the final round of Supercross in Las Vegas. Because we had so many Canadians racing in both the Amsoil Amateur Arencross Championships and the Geico Endurocross in Nevada,

Photo Report: MMRS Round 1 at Cochranes Track

Photo Report: MMRS Round 1 at Cochranes Track Photos and captions by Jeff McConkey   The 2015 MMRS KTM Provincial Series kicked off Sunday, April 26th at Cochranes MX Track near Brighton, Ontario. The weather was a little chilly but that didn’t stop the action from heating up. There was fantastic racing from the 50cc class all the way up to the Open A class. One of the highlights has to be

McThoughts: East Rutherford SX

McThoughts: East Rutherford SX By Jeff McConkey The 2nd-to-last SX round of the 2015 Monster Energy AMA series kicked-off Saturday. For the first time it was a day race, and the fans of New York/New Jersey were treated to some great racing. The 450 Championship has long been decided, but that didn’t stop the great action. The 250 East had yet to be decided, but it was pretty darn close. If