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Catching Up with…Jimmy Decotis

Catching Up with…Jimmy Decotis By Billy Rainford In case you didn’t get a chance to read our conversation with Jimmy Decotis in last week’s Frid’Eh Update, it’s worth a read: Welcome to week #12. Unfortunately, it’s looking like we won’t be seeing Jimmy Decotis representing the ‘one-two’ this summer in the 2016 Rockstar MX Nationals. Jimmy surprised a lot of people last spring when he came to Canada to compete

Monday Morning Coffee|Presented by PR-MX.ca

Monday Morning Coffee|Presented by PR-MX.ca By Billy Rainford Good Monday Morning, everyone. I hope you all had a great long weekend. We actually had some warm weather to enjoy in our neck of the woods – Southwestern Ontario – and lots of people got out to local tracks to get in some very early-season seat time. My plan was to head over to Gopher Dunes and shoot some video and

Frid’Eh Update #12 Presented by Schrader’s

Frid’Eh Update #12 Presented by Schrader’s By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Welcome to week #12. Unfortunately, it’s looking like we won’t be seeing Jimmy Decotis representing the ‘one-two’ this summer in the 2016 Rockstar MX Nationals. Jimmy surprised a lot of people last spring when he came to Canada to compete in the 2015 MX2 championship chase. It was a really big deal for the Canada’s Motorcycle FXR MX101

On the Radar: Hayden Wolff

On the Radar: Hayden Wolff By Jeff McConkey Name: Hayden Wolff Age: 15 Hometown: Prince George, British Columbia School and Grade: I am currently going to College Heights Secondary School and in Grade 10 Number: #999 Bike: 2015 Honda CF250 and a 2015 Honda CF450 Race Club: Prince George Motocross Association Classes: I race in Intermediate MX2, Intermediate MX3, Youth and sometimes Schoolboy How did you get started in racing?

The Story Behind the Photo: Jeff McConkey|Walton 2009

The Story Behind the Photo: Jeff McConkey|Walton 2009 By Billy Rainford Some of you may only know Jeff McConkey as the guy who gives you his ‘McThoughts’ each week after the Supercross events, but he’s seen this sport from all sides. Back in 2009, he got the opportunity to help South African rider, Kerim Fitz-Gerald. (It was also the year I slept in a 1989 Buick Electra Estate Wagon and

Out of the Blue: Sabrina Bastien

Out of the Blue: Sabrina Bastien By Jeff McConkey Name: Sabrina Bastien Birthday: March 8th, 1997 Hometown: Sainte-Catherine, Quebec School & Grade: Student in the Paralegal Technology program at O’Sullivan College of Montreal Number: 418 Bike: 2008 Honda CRF150R Expert Race Club: FMSQ (Fédération des Motocyclistes de sentiers du Québec) Classes: Women Beginner A How did you get started in races? It is my boyfriend that introduced me to the

Detroit SX | Photo Gallery

Detroit SX | Photo Gallery Photos and captions by Billy Rainford By now, I hope it’s safe to assume you’ve all had a chance to watch the racing on TV or the internet from last weekend at Ford Field in Detroit. Jeff posted his ‘McThoughts’ on the weekend and we’ve already put up our ‘Faces at the Races’ column, so here are a bunch of photos from the racing action

Faces at the Races – Detroit SX

Faces at the Races – Detroit SX By Billy Rainford Photos by Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford It’s time for a long look at the people who were at Ford Field this past weekend for round 11/4 of the Monster Energy AMA Supercross Series. No race shots here, just people and things. Grab a beverage, this is a long one.