McThoughts: 450 Supercross – Atlanta

McThoughts: 450 Supercross – Atlanta

McThoughts: 450 Supercross – Atlanta By Jeff McConkey On Saturday night, the action headed East. East to Atlanta, Georgia. The traditional red clay rutted up and made a not-so-tricky track technical.  The crew added a sand section that was difficult to navigate for all. There’s something about heading East that spruces certain riders up. The 450 main event had solid action throughout the pack and was fun to watch. Marvin

McThoughts: 250 East Round 1 – Atlanta

McThoughts: 250 East Round 1 – Atlanta By Jeff McConkey Round 1 of the 2016 250 East Coast SX series went off on Saturday night in Atlanta, Georgia. The track looked good, but I was honestly expecting bigger whoops. I feel the East may be a little bit more stacked this season compared to the West. Top 10’s aren’t going to be easy with all of this talent. Let’s take

Photos from Atlanta SX | A Slightly Different Look

Photos from Atlanta SX | A Slightly Different Look By Billy Rainford Photos by Jeff McConkey and Bigwave After leaving Atlanta Sunday morning after Round 8 of the Monster Energy AMA Supercross Series, I headed south to GPF where a bunch of Canadians are calling home. What that meant for me was that I didn’t really have any time to go through my photos from the races and am just

Monday Morning Coffee

Monday Morning Coffee By Billy Rainford You know those days at work when you are so busy you aren’t even sure if you’ll have time for your normal coffee break? Well, sometimes the actual coffee break is that busy too! I’m currently typing this from the comfort of the beautiful clubhouse/classroom/gym/kitchen/rec room at GPF in Cairo, Georgia. That all sounds great, but there are so many Canadian riders here this

5 Minutes with…Shawn Maffenbeier’s New Mechanic, Josh Cox

5 Minutes with…Shawn Maffenbeier’s New Mechanic, Josh Cox By Jeff McConkey Erin, Ontario, mechanic, Josh Cox, has been going to the races for a long time. He is a pretty good rider in his own right but spends most of his time making sure others can go fast on the bike. He won the overall at Ulverton MX in 2014 as the mechanic for #732 Kyle Chisholm and will now

Frid’Eh Update #8 Presented by The Toronto Supercross

Frid’Eh Update #8 Presented by The Toronto Supercross By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Welcome to a rather groggy DMX Frid’Eh Update #8 this week presented by The Toronto Supercross, March 12th at Rogers Centre in downtown Toronto. For 2016, #8 will belong to the Lindsay, Ontario, rider that  really needs no introduction… OK, for the sake of content, let’s introduce him. If you’ve only been around Canadian Motocross for

On the Radar: Brandon Brown

On the Radar: Brandon Brown By Jeff McConkey Name:  Brandon Brown Age: 16 Hometown: Spencerville, ON School and Grade: St. Michaels Catholic High School; Grade 11 Number: 271 Bike: 2015 YZ 250 2-stroke Race Club: CMRC, AMA, AMO Classes: MX1, MX2, and MX3 Intermediate How did you get started in racing? When I was 3 I was at the local grocery store and saw my first moto magazine. For Christmas

Out of the Blue: Suzy Greenan

Out of the Blue: Suzy Greenan By Jeff McConkey Name: Suzy Greenan Birthday: September 15th, 1998 Hometown: Chilliwack, B.C. School & Grade: I’m in grade 12 at Chilliwack Secondary School. Number: 915 Bike: 2014 KX 100 and a 2015 KX 250 Race Club: CMRC and CMA Classes: Ladies How did you get started in racing? My dad has been racing since he was a kid, so it has always been

Catching Up with…Bobby Kiniry | Life After Moto

Catching Up with…Bobby Kiniry | Life After Moto By Billy Rainford Last Friday was Week #7 for our Frid’Eh Update. #7 in 2016 is New York State’s Bobby Kiniry. We were unable to get in touch with the 9-5-er before the Update went live, but we wanted to be sure to talk with his as soon as was convenient for him. Unfortunately, Bobby fell hard in Sarnia, Ontario, while competing