Catching Up with...

Catching Up with…Shawn Robinson

Catching Up with…Shawn Robinson By Billy Rainford It was week #27 for the Frid’Eh Update last week, but Gatineau, Quebec, rider,  Shawn Robinson, was away and busy all weekend so we weren’t able to get in touch with him until this morning. Shawn is currently competing in the entire Rockstar Energy MX Nationals in the MX1 class and sits 16th in points after the first 4 rounds. We grabbed him

Catching Up with…Davi Millsaps

Catching Up with…Davi Millsaps By Billy Rainford We grabbed KTM Thor Racing rider #118 Davi Millsaps for a chat after his 2-1 win this past weekend at Whispering Pines in Kamloops, BC. Hey, Davi. Finally, we are getting a chance to talk to you, and everyone seems to have different ideas on how you were going to do. First, let’s back it up a bit and talk about how you

Catching Up with…Cole Martinez

Catching Up with…Cole Martinez By Billy Rainford In case you missed it in last week’s Frid’Eh Update… Welcome to the ‘double deuce’ edition of the DMX Frid’Eh Update Presented by RMR Online Outlet. Week #22 belongs to the rider we got to know last season when he picked up a ride with the Monster Energy Kawasaki team to race the MX2 class on the KX250F. Not everyone knew much about

Catching Up with…Kyle Swanson

Catching Up with…Kyle Swanson By Billy Rainford In case you missed it in last week’s Frid’Eh #21 Update Presented by TLD Canada… For 2016, #21 belongs to the Texan we got to know very well back when he first came up to Canada and lived out of the cab of his pick-up truck…with his mechanic! Kyle Swanson became Canada’s newest motocross sweetheart when word of his commitment and dedication to

Catching Up with…Dave Blanchet

Catching Up with…Dave Blanchet By Billy Rainford If you were looking for a Canadian rider to cheer for in the Eastern rounds of Supercross this past season, your eyes would have been focused on Quebec rider, #418 Dave Blanchet. Dave has been a Pro rider for a few years now and has always wanted to give Supercross a try. He got his dream this winter with the PR-MX team. It

Catching Up with…Brad Nauditt

Catching Up with…Brad Nauditt By Billy Rainford In case you missed it in last week’s Frid’Eh Update that was dedicated to the #18 rider, Brad Nauditt… Well, we had enough fuel to get the Delorean back to week #18 this week (Yes, this should conclude our lame ‘Back to the Future’ references to cover up a mistake). Week #18 goes out to the Washington State native who we’ve all gotten

Catching Up with…Dylan Wright

Catching Up with…Dylan Wright By Billy Rainford In case you missed it in last week’s Frid’Eh Update… Dylan Wright from Richmond, Ontario, finished 6th in the competitive MX2 class in 2015 and will look to improve on his #17 this summer. He actually missed the Moncton, NB round at Riverglade or maybe he could have chased down Blake Savage for 5th overall. Fun Fact: Did you know that it was

Catching Up with…Blake Savage

In case you missed it… Catching Up with…Blake Savage By Billy Rainford For 2016, #16 belongs to the rider out of Utah we got to know very well over the past few years. Blake Savage could be one of the nicest riders you’ll ever meet. The fun-loving rider has blistering speed and now calls California home. I spoke with Blake for a long time in January out in California. You

Catching Up with…Shawn Maffenbeier

Catching Up with…Shawn Maffenbeier By Billy Rainford In case you missed it in last week’s Frid’Eh Update… Welcome to week #15 of the DMX Frid’Eh Update this week presented by Husqvarna Canada. For 2016, #15 will belong to Swift Current, Saskatchewan’s Shawn Maffenbeier. Shawn has been a staple on the Canadian scene for a long time and most people forget he’s only 23 years old. We got to know him very

Catching Up with…Donk

Catching Up with…Donk By Jeff McConkey If your goal is to be so known that people only need to say one name and it’s understood they mean you, then Scott Donkersgoed has arrived. The man known simply as ‘Donk‘ has been around all sides of the sport for years and continues to work for great riders both north and south of the border. Most recently, he has been spinning wrenches