Photo Report | Loretta Lynn’s Area Qualifier | Mid-East

Photo Report | Loretta Lynn’s Area Qualifier | Mid-East

Photo Report | Loretta Lynn’s Area Qualifier | Mid-East By Billy Rainford We headed west to Michigan State this past weekend to check out the second-last Mid-East Qualifier. There is one more chance to make it through to the Regionals coming up this weekend at Thunder Valley in Tennessee for the Mid-East Area.  There was a solid number of Canadians competing as well as some top notch riders in classes from

Monday Morning Coffee

Monday Morning Coffee By Billy Rainford Welcome to yet another Monday Morning. Is it just me or are there way more Mondays in the week than, say, Saturdays?! Funny how that works. However, coffee on a Monday morning tastes great, especially if it means you’ve managed to hide from what you’re supposed to be doing right now. Enjoy! MICHIGAN LORETTA LYNN’S AREA QUALIFIER Anyway, I was able to get to

Frid’Eh Update #20 Presented by Dragon Alliance

Frid’Eh Update #20 Presented by Dragon Alliance By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Hello, and welcome to week #20 of the DMX Frid’Eh Update presented by . Jeff McConkey is taking some well-needed time off in Mexico before the Rockstar Energy MX Nationals kick off in less than a month out at Whispering Pines MX in Kamloops, BC. In 2017, #20 goes to the Texan who made a name for

Kennedy Lutz to Go Head to Head with Eve Brodeur in Women’s MX Nationals

Kennedy Lutz to Go Head to Head with Eve Brodeur in Women’s MX Nationals By Billy Rainford Direct Motocross has learned that Saskatchewan’s Kennedy Lutz has decided to head east this summer and go head to head with multi-time and defending Canadian Women’s East MX Nationals champion, Eve Brodeur. Kennedy is the standout Canadian rider who has been tearing up the amateur ranks south of the border, collecting several titles

PODCAST | Women’s West MX Champion | Shelby Turner

PODCAST | Women’s West MX Champion | Shelby Turner By Billy Rainford Barons, Alberta, native, Shelby Turner, has been riding a dirt bike since before she could ride a bicycle. He father was an avid rider, as is her brother, Avery Turner, so she came by this obsession naturally. At 21, Shelby has won titles in both Motocross and Endurocross. She has competed at the X Games and represented Canada

Out of the Blue | Jordana Clark | Presented by Schrader’s

Out of the Blue | Jordana Clark | Presented by Schrader’s By Jeff McConkey Name: Jordana Clark Birthday: February 19, 1986 Hometown: Edmonton now, but originally Brule, Alberta Occupation: Graphic Designer/Owner at Jordana Clark Design & Illustration Number: 86 – this season Bike: 2011 KX 100 modified to be a bush bike Race Club: None officially Classes: Alberta B Class How did you get started in racing? I was already

Honda Unveils 2018 CRF450R, CRF450RX, and CRF150R

Honda Unveils 2018 CRF450R, CRF450RX Electric start with lithium-ion battery now standard on both models MARKHAM, ON. (May 9, 2017) – Honda revealed today that the CRF450R gets even better for the 2018 model year, with electric start now a standard feature. Designed following an “Absolute Holeshot” philosophy that resulted in a downdraft-intake layout achieving optimum power and centralized mass, the revolutionary motocross model has been a huge success this

PODCAST | Scott ‘Donk’ Donkersgoed | Presented by Yamaha

PODCAST | Scott ‘Donk’ Donkersgoed | Presented by Yamaha By Billy Rainford Scott Donkersgoed (‘DONK,’ as he’s much more commonly known) has had a busy winter working for the Rockstar Energy OTSFF Yamaha team traveling the Amsoil Arenacross circuit. He and fellow Canadian, Steve Simms, were the main guys behind the Andre Laurin‘s team at the races this winter.  Donk’s rider, Chris Blose, was in the title hunt right to

New Moto Emoji App for Your iPhone from Julien Bill

New Moto Emoji App for Your iPhone from Julien Bill By Billy Rainford Remember when Swiss motocross star, Julien Bill, came over to race the Parts Canada Walton TransCan in 2011? We all stood around with our jaws dropped in awe at the corner speed of the MXGP regular. You wouldn’t think someone could go that much faster into, through, and out of corners, but we all agreed that he was hitting

Red Bull Media | The Greatest Supercross That’s Ever Happened

The 450 main event from Las Vegas explained one more time… Cover photo by Garth Milan | Red Bull Content Pool From: https://www.redbull.com/us-en/greatest-supercross-ever-vegas-2017 Red Bull Media | The Greatest Supercross That’s Ever Happened The story of the 2017 Las Vegas Supercross, and the happiest Ryan Dungey will ever be to cross the finish line in fourth. LAS VEGAS — Over the weekend, the 2017 AMA Supercross season culminated as it always