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Monday Morning Coffee…on a Tuesday

Monday Morning Coffee…on a Tuesday By Billy Rainford With the past couple days being spent mostly in the rental car and on a plane, I wasn’t able to get to the Monday Morning Coffee column in time this week. We just attended the biggest motocross event on the yearly calendar and it really irked me not to have time to write anything about it in this, my weekly opinion column.

Podcasts | 2017 MXON Team Canada | Sunday

Podcasts | 2017 MXON Team Canada | Sunday By Billy Rainford After a 13th place for Team Canada MXON, we grabbed the 3 riders for a chat at the end of the day. Here’s what Colton Facciotti, Shawn Maffenbeier, and Tyler Medaglia had to say about their rides at the 2017 MXON at Matterley Basin in Winchester, England. #28 Colton Facciotti – MXGP | 34-25 #29 Shawn Maffenbeier – MX2

2017 MXON Overall Nations Standings

Nations Classification Pos Country Points Race Nr Name Fed. Bike Class 1 France 20   2 Race 2 3 FEBVRE, Romain FFM Yamaha 3 Race 3 3 FEBVRE, Romain FFM Yamaha 3 Race 1 1 PAULIN, Gautier MCM Husqvarna 6 Race 2 2 CHARLIER, Christophe FFM Husqvarna 6 Race 3 1 PAULIN, Gautier MCM Husqvarna 14 Race 1 2 CHARLIER, Christophe FFM Husqvarna 2 The Netherlands 31   1 Race 2 6

Photos from Saturday Qualifying at the 2017 MXON

Photos from Saturday Qualifying at the 2017 MXON By Billy Rainford Team Canada MXON didn’t set the world on fire today in qualifying, but they got the job done and are going straight to the A Mains Sunday at the 2017 MXON at Matterley Basin in Winchester, England. The team of Colton Facciotti, Shawn Maffenbeier, and Tyler Medaglia placed 15th overall and will not have to suffer the stress of

MXON Saturday Qualifying Results

Qualifying Results MXGP Pos Nr Rider Nat. Fed. Bike Time laps Diff. First Diff. Prev. Bestlaptime in lap Speed 1 67 Gajser, Tim SLO AMZS Honda 27:02.312 10 0:00.000 0:00.000 2:26.581 3 47.8 2 1 Paulin, Gautier FRA MCM Husqvarna 27:07.728 10 0:05.416 0:05.416 2:26.697 5 47.8 3 13 Cairoli, Antonio ITA FMI KTM 27:09.153 10 0:06.841 0:01.425 2:27.299 5 47.6 4 19 Anstie, Max GBR ACU Husqvarna 27:23.798 10

Podcasts | Team Canada MXON | Saturday Qualifying

Podcasts | Team Canada MXON | Saturday Qualifying By Billy Rainford We grabbed Team Canada MXON riders, Colton Facciotti, Shawn Maffenbeier, and Tyler Medaglia, and Team Manager Kourtney Lloyd after the team qualified 15th Saturday at Matterley Basin. #28 Colton Facciotti – MXGP 14th #29 Shawn Maffenbeier – MX2 11th #30 Tyler Medaglia – Open 14th Kourtney Lloyd – Team Manager  

Frid’Eh Update #40 Presented by Team Canada MXON

Frid’Eh Update #40 Presented by Team Canada MXON By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Taylor Ciampichini is the stylish rider from Barrie, Ontario, who we’ve gotten to know well over the years. In 2016, he earned #40 but then we didn’t see him at the races much this past summer. In fact, he only raced 2 rounds and will be #76 for 2018. Like most riders his age, he’s had

Team Canada Photos from Thursday Practice at Cusses Gorse in England

Team Canada Photos from Thursday Practice at Cusses Gorse in England By Billy Rainford Team Canada MXON was over at the track called Cusses Gorse Thursday for final preparations for the 2017 MXON at Matterley Basin here in England. The track is located only 10 minutes from Stonehenge (my second favourite henge…) and the roads getting to it gave all of us who were behind the wheel fits. You’d think