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Frid’Eh Update #26 Presented by Race Tech

Frid’Eh Update #26 Presented by Race Tech By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Welcome to the halfway mark of the year! Yep, according to the official keeper of the calendar, the Frid’Eh Update, we’re half way to the final 52nd week of the year. Where does the time go? Oddly enough, 2016 #26 was the older brother of the 2017 #26. That can’t happen very often! In Canadian moto history,

Catching Up with…Shane Cuthbertson, Red Bull Rocks and Logs Race Director

Catching Up with…Shane Cuthbertson By Billy Rainford With the Red Bull Rocks and Logs heading to Wild Rose MX Park in Calgary for its 5th time this weekend, we wanted to see what Race Director and marauding off-road legend, Shane Cuthbertson, has in store for the competitors. Here is our conversation from Thursday afternoon: Direct Motocross: Hello, Shane. Perhaps to get started you could give us a little bit of

Scott Prospect 2018 Collection Launch

Prospect 2018 Collection Launch Prospect 2018 Collection Launch SCOTT Sports proudly announces the Global Release of the new Prospect Goggle Collection this weekend. After one year of incredible success, SCOTT is pushing the limits of goggle design again one step further. The new Prospect 2018 line has everything what you are looking for: Perfected features, maximum field of vision, fashionable color ways for your unmissable look and much more. To

Red Bull Rocks and Logs Hits Calgary this Weekend!

Red Bull Rocks and Logs Hits Calgary this Weekend! What: The fifth annual Red Bull Rocks & Logs EnduroCross event hits Calgary on the weekend of June 24th and 25th.  A newly redesigned custom track built by Calgary’s pro rider Shane Cuthbertson brings challenging and technical design elements from Enduros and Harescrambles across the globe to Wild Rose MX Park, in the heart of the city. Rocks & Logs is

Style Check | The International Jump in Calgary | Race Tech

Style Check | The International Jump in Calgary | Race Tech By Billy Rainford Photos by Billy Rainford You know the drill! It’s our favourite jump on the circuit for a reason. It’s the only spot you’ll get a jump riders love with a city skyline in the background. That’s unique! It would have been nice if they had thrown the bikes to the other side for the photos, but

NITRO WORLD GAMES TO AIR LIVE THIS SATURDAY, JUNE 24, AT 8 P.M. ET/PT ON NBC

NITRO WORLD GAMES TO AIR LIVE THIS SATURDAY, JUNE 24, AT 8 P.M. ET/PT ON NBC Event Returns for Second Year Featuring the World’s Best Action Sports Athletes Todd Richards to Host the Primetime Broadcast with Tony Hawk and Travis Pastrana to Co-Host STAMFORD, Conn. – June 21, 2017 – NBC Sports will present Nitro World Games, the revolutionary action sports competition returning to Salt Lake City’s Rice-Eccles Stadium for its second

McThoughts | Calgary National

McThoughts | Calgary National By Jeff McConkey Photos by Billy Rainford MX2 Class   The MX2 class was a little weak in 2016. Not the top 3, but just the depth. Well, 2017 is much better. We have many guys that can and will podium, and to get a top 10 this year is a lot tougher. Round 3 went off this past Sunday in Calgary and the MX2 class

Cade Clason FIM Suspension Update

Cade Clason FIM Suspension Update By Billy Rainford Direct Motocross learned this morning that #7 Cade Clason from Chesterfield, SC has tested positive for a banned substance and the FIM has been “provisionally suspended him from all competitions effective immediately,” as stated by Racer X Online. We called Cade this morning to get the story from his side, as he is currently competing in the Rockstar Energy MX Nationals for