Frid’Eh Update #6 Presented by FXR

Frid’Eh Update #6 Presented by FXR

Frid’Eh Update #6 Presented by FXR By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Welcome to a very snowy and cold DMX Frid’Eh update #6 this week presented by FXR. It may not be cold where you’re reading this right now, but our fairy tale green winter has come to an abrupt, and seemingly permanent, end here at DMX Headquarters in the heart of Southwestern Ontario. As I sit here typing, the

#TBT Dusty Klatt|Walton National 2007

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On the Radar: Ethan Stevenson

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Out of the Blue: Margot Kirkwold

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Cole Thompson – Phoenix Conversation

Cole Thompson – Phoenix Conversation By Billy Rainford Canadian #127 Cole Thompson headed east into the desert for round 5 of the Monster Energy 250 West SX Series. After snagging his first top 10 of the series at round 4 in Oakland, Cole and the Slaton Racing Nuclear Blast Fox KTM Canada Team were looking to continue making improvements. Here’s what Cole had to say about Phoenix. The Week

$2 Tuesday: Adam Cianciarulo|Loretta Lynn’s 2010

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McThoughts – 450 SX Round 5|Phoenix

McThoughts – 450 SX Round 5|Phoenix By Jeff McConkey Round 5 of the premier class went off on Saturday night. Ken Roczen, who has been getting better and better each week, put an end to the Ryan Dungey winning streak. Like I always say, confidence in motocross is a very important part of the puzzle. Ken got a solid 2nd last week and a great start was all he needed