McThoughts | Gopher Dunes National

McThoughts | Gopher Dunes National

McThoughts | Gopher Dunes National By Jeff McConkey Photos by Billy Rainford MX2 Class The East is here. The CMRC Rockstar Energy Drink MX Nationals returned after a short 1-week break and kicked off their East Coast portion of the series. Round 5 was held at Gopher Dunes. Lots of riders say that they look forward to the sand. And then reality sinks in and they realize that Gopher isn’t

McThoughts | Women’s East MX Nationals | Gopher Dunes

McThoughts | Women’s East MX Nationals | Gopher Dunes By Jeff McConkey Photos by Billy Rainford The first round of the Women’s East MX Nationals kicked off this past Saturday at Gopher Dunes. There was a solid turnout of familiar faces, but unfortunately there were quite a few regulars missing. Like everything, life must go on, and we are still going to see great racing no matter what. The big

Photo Report | Gopher Dunes National | OTSFF

Photo Report | Gopher Dunes National | OTSFF By Billy Rainford The eastern swing of the 2017 Rockstar Energy MX Nationals got underway this past weekend at the famed sand track, Gopher Dunes. The notorious track is known to give racers their most demanding challenge of the season. The 2017 version of the track was even more gnarly than in years past, even without scorching temperatures. There are always more

Monday Morning Coffee

Monday Morning Coffee By Billy Rainford Annd we’re back! After a weekend off from action in the Rockstar Energy MX Nationals, we were back in action at the famed track in Courtland, Ontario, known as Gopher Dunes. Just saying those two words together is probably enough to give ex-racers nightmares for a week. Known as the ‘Toughest Track in Canada,’ The Dunes is the round in the series that marks

Rockstar MX Nationals | Gopher Dunes | Podcasts

Rockstar MX Nationals | Gopher Dunes | Podcasts MX2 #184 Tanner Ward KTM 15th (24-8) #19 Hayden Halstead YAM 16th (6-28) #21 Davey Fraser HSK 7th (11-9) #33 Casey Keast YAM 6th (7-7) #338 Ryan Surratt KAW 5th (5-6) #14 Dylan Wright HON 3rd (2-4) MX1 #108 Dillan Epstein KAW 13th (4-25) #195 Scott Champion KAW 14th (16-15) #41 Michael Fowler YAM 18th (22-14) #10 Colton Facciotti HON 4th (1-8)

Rockstar MX Nationals | Gopher Dunes Results and Points

Round 5 Gopher Dunes – 7/9/2017 COURTLAND   MX 2 – Overall Finish Positions    Points for this class Overall Nbr Name Heat Semi Moto 1 Moto 2 Points Earned  1st  #12  SHAWN MAFFENBEIER SWIFT CURRENT, SK  1st Heat 1  – 1st 2nd 57  2nd  #1  COLE THOMPSON BRIGDEN, ON  3rd Heat 1  – 3rd 1st 55  3rd  #14  DYLAN WRIGHT OTTAWA, ON  2nd Heat 1  – 2nd 4th 50  4th  #787  JOSH OSBY VALPRAISIO, IN  5th Heat

Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship Results: Red Bull Southwick National

Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship Results: Red Bull Southwick National FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tomac Emerges with Third Straight Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship Victory of the Season at Southwick, Extends Points Lead Osborne Captures Fourth 250 Class Win SOUTHWICK, Mass. (July 8, 2017) – The seventh round of the 2017 Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship, sanctioned by AMA Pro Racing, witnessed the worlds best riders encounter the sandy soil at