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DMX Frid’Eh Update #1 Presented by Fox Canada

DMX Frid’Eh Update #1 Presented by Fox Canada By Jeff McConkey, Dawn McClintock, and Billy Rainford   Welcome to the first Direct Motocross Frid’Eh Update of 2015. 2014 was an amazing year for us here and we’re looking forward to keeping the ball rolling as we move into the second half of the decade.   As we’re sure you’ve noticed, the site has been fully re-designed and redone for 2015.

Amsoil Arenacross Gets Underway this Weekend in Cincinnati

    2015 AMSOIL Arenacross Season Features Wide Open Field of Contenders for Vacant Title 15-Round Season Kicks Off Saturday Night in Cincinnati ELLENTON , Fla. (January 6, 2015) – After months of preparation, the world’s most formidable arenacross riders are ready to battle through 15 rounds of intense competition in hopes of ultimately being crowned the 2015 AMSOIL Arenacross, featuring Ricky Carmichael’s Road to Supercross, Champion. With four-time champion

Das Problems? Shawn Maffenbeier Denied Entry at British Customs

We’re currently chasing the rumour that Rockstar OTSFF Cycle North Yamaha rider Shawn Maffenbeier has been denied entry to Europe on his quest to race the ADAC Dortmund SX in Germany this weekend. He was to meet up with Cycle North TLD Honda rider Ross Johnson in London, England, before the two were to head to Germany together. Maffenbeier was apparently a no-show and Johnson was forced to leave for

Out of the Blue: Nikki Voorhees

Out of the Blue: Nikki Voorhees By Jeff McConkey Photos by Billy Rainford   Name: Nikki Voorhees Birthday: April 23, 1997 Hometown: Rochester, New York School & Grade or Occupation: HF-L High School: 12th Grade Number: 92 Bike: 2015 KTM 250SXf Race Club: WNY Racing, CMRC, AMA Classes: WMX, Ladies Pro, 250 Amateur, Women’s 14+, College Boy How did you get started in racing? Growing up, my family always had four-wheelers and one day when

Canadian Motocross is in a Good Place Right Now / The Alessi Effect

Canadian Motocross is in a Good Place Right Now / The Alessi Effect Story and photos by Billy Rainford A lot gets said about the state of Canadian Motocross. A lot of negative things get said about Canadian Motocross. Sometimes, the most heard voices are the ones who scream the loudest and, unfortunately, those are usually the vocal chords attached to the ‘nay-est sayers’ in the crowd. But what is

On the Radar: Ty Rahm

On the Radar: Ty Rahm By Jeff McConkey Chris Rahm photos supplied by Ty Rahm   Name: Ty Rahm Birthday: July 20, 1997 Hometown: Leamington, Ontario School & Grade: Leamington District Secondary School Grade 12 Number: 525 Bike: 2013 Yamaha YZ250f Race Club: (ERMC) Erie Ramblers Motorcycle club, CMRC, AMA Classes: ERMC: 450A, 250A CMRC: MX2 Jr., MX3 Jr. AMA: 250 C mod, 450C mod   How did you get started in racing? I got started in racing through