Frid’Eh Update #7

Frid’Eh Update #7

Frid’Eh Update #7 By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford JEFF McCONKEY Honda Canada GDR Fox Racing Happy Friday, everyone. The last few weeks we have actually had some excitement from Canadian Moto. The most news has been from the GDR Honda team. First, they announced the signing of rookie Jake Tricco to the squad. This is a great move as Dylan Wright is getting close to moving to the 450

2019 Grand Prix De Snow March 3rd

From the Grand Prix De Snow Facebook page: This year we will be keeping all classes non-studded to keep it a bit more fun and safe. Husqvarna Demos will run from 9am-1pm and will be first come first served. On Sunday March 3, 2019, Town Moto and Lawrence Hacking are teaming up again with Husqvarna Canada to host the Grand Prix de Snow (or mud ya never know what we’re

Frostbite TT Rescheduled

 FROSTBITE TT – RESCHEDULED   It is unfortunate that we must announce the inaugural Frostbite TT originally set for this weekend February 16 has to be rescheduled to a new date that will be announced in the coming weeks. The last round of snow storms that went through Southern Ontario have buried the course that was set and ready to go last weekend.   The intent of this event was to

Out of the Blue | Valérie Fortin | Schrader’s

Out of the Blue | Valérie Fortin | Schrader’s By Jeff McConkey Name: Valérie Fortin Date of Birth: October 25th, 1999 Hometown: St-Georges, Quebec School and Grade or Occupation: Just finished college and will begin university in September. Actually, I am working in schools as a dance/cheerleading teacher and also working at my favourite gym. Number: 525 Bike: 250 SX-F Race Club: Challenge Quebec Class: Women B Who got you

Feld Entertainment and St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital® Launch Philanthropic Partnership for 2019 Monster Energy Supercross Season

Feld Entertainment and St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital® Launch Philanthropic Partnership for 2019 Monster Energy Supercross Season Supercross in Minneapolis Kicked Off the Partnership by Supporting the St. Jude “This Shirt Saves Lives” Campaign to help further the St. Jude mission: Finding cures. Saving children®. Minneapolis, Minn. – February 12, 2019 – Feld Entertainment®, the global leader in live touring family entertainment, and St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital® are partnering

Faces at the Races | FWM Arenacross Final Weekend | Cycle North Powersports

Faces at the Races | FWM Arenacross Final Weekend | Cycle North Powersports By Billy Rainford When the opportunity to head west to Chilliwack, BC for the final weekend of racing at the 2019 Future West Moto Arenacross Championships, I was actually a little hesitant. Not because I didn’t want to check out rounds 7 and 8 of the series, but because I’d just returned from 6 weeks out in

McThoughts | Minneapolis SX – 450 Class

McThoughts | Minneapolis SX – 450 Class By Jeff McConkey Photos by Bigwave We now have a single rider that has stepped up and reeled off a few wins. No, he hasn’t completely dominated yet, but he’s looked pretty darn good so far. That, to me, is good as a fan because nobody loves a boring race. Cooper Webb is the guy I was just talking about. He has found

McThoughts | Minneapolis SX – 250 East

McThoughts | Minneapolis SX – 250 East By Jeff McConkey Photos by Bigwave This past Saturday night, we put the West 250 riders on the sidelines and finally gave the 250 East class their first look of the season. Like always, there are past race winners, hot rookies, and a big group of veterans. I feel like this year’s East is deeper than the West, and it should offer a