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Jake Tricco and Honda Canada GDR Fox Racing Team Part Ways

Jake Tricco and Honda Canada GDR Fox Racing Team Part Ways By Billy Rainford A story that has been making the rounds behind the scenes involves the release of rookie Pro and up-and-coming Canadian racing star, Jake Tricco. Jake is from Collingwood, Ontario, and has been on the industry’s radar since he was a little kid on little bikes. His level of talent and speed doesn’t come along every day.

Out of the Blue | Isabella Flamand | Presented by Schrader’s

Out of the Blue | Isabella Flamand | Presented by Schrader’s By Jeff McConkey Name: Isabella Flamand Date of Birth: September 28th, 2001 Hometown: St-Flavien, QC School and Grade or Occupation: I am currently in a mechanical class and I work part-time in a grocery store. Number: 468 Bike: Yamaha YZ250f Race Club: Challenge Quebec Class: Ladies B Who got you started in racing? He is a friend of mine

Photo Report | Gopher Dunes National

Photo Report | Gopher Dunes National By Billy Rainford We’re finally back in action at the 2019 Rockstar Energy Triple Crown MX Nationals. Let’s hope we don’t have that long a break in the series next year. I don’t need time to go to the beach and play volleyball or do stuff around the house! Anyway, the annual stop at the gruelling sand track at Gopher Dunes took place this

Sand Del Lee National | Need to Know

Sand Del Lee MX RD5 Need to Know TICKETS AVAILABLE HERE   CLICK THE LINK ABOVE FOR Weekend Passes Tickets         ROYAL DISTRIBUTING DEALS OF THE WEEK   CLICK THE ROYAL LOGO and SAVE!!!   HOST HOTEL     Address: 101 Kanata Avenue ON K2T 1E6 Phone: 613-271-2380             Round Five   With the Series moving east, the riders are faced with sand, heat and humidity.

Bjorn Viney Injury Update

Bjorn Viney Injury Update By Billy Rainford Unfortunate news from the Team PRMX/Viney camp. Young up-and-coming Intermediate rider Bjorn Viney has sustained a broke wrist. Bjorn, from the Ottawa area but now calling California home, wrapped up the Challenge Quebec Supercross Lites title, finishing 7th this past weekend to take home the title. The plan was for Bjorn to join the Rockstar Triple Crown MX Nationals this coming weekend for

Monday Morning Coffee

By Billy Rainford Well, we’ve done it. We’ve gotten ourselves back to racing at the Nationals, and it feels great. I speak for myself, of course, because I wasn’t out there pounding out laps under the hot sun on the rough Gopher Dunes track! It’s easy for me to say it feels good. However, I’m guessing there are a lot of Pro riders out there who were happy to sleep

Gopher Dunes National ‘By the Book’ | Race Recap

Gopher Dunes National ‘By the Book’ | Race Recap By Billy Rainford Here’s a look at how I saw the racing from the side of the track while shooting photos and video. I jot thoughts and positions down in some sort of shorthand I’ve developed over the years to use for information when doing Photo Reports etc. after the event. A good way to get some information out to those

Podcasts | Gopher Dunes National

Podcasts | Gopher Dunes National By Billy Rainford I got trapped under the awning of the MRC trailer when the downpour started after the races, so I was only able to grab 4 riders for post-race interviews. #800 Mike Alessi HON 1-1 1st overall 450 #48 Westen Wrozyna KAW 12-14 12th 250 #196 Chase Marquier YAM 13-11 12th 450 #39 Ryan Dowd SUZ 12-10 10th 450