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Frid’Eh Update #9 Presented by The Toronto Supercross

Frid’Eh Update #9 Presented by The Toronto Supercross By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Welcome to the 9th week of the DMX Frid’Eh Update this week presented by the Toronto Supercross, March 12th at Rogers Centre. Let’s get right to it as this is one of the busiest weeks of the year, travel-wise. #9 goes out to the rider out of San Diego, California, who is fast-becoming an honorary Canadian.

On the Radar: Seth McDowall

On the Radar: Seth McDowall By Jeff McConkey Name:  Seth McDowall Age: 15 Hometown: Small town of Delhi, Ontario School and Grade: Delhi Secondary School, Grade 10 Number: 672 Bike: KX250f Race Club: AMO, CMRC, TVR Classes: MX2 Jr. , Schoolboy, Expert (TVR) How did you get started in racing? My dad bought me my first bike for my 4th birthday and I started riding. I rode trails and fields

5 Minutes with…Tommy Dallaire

5 Minutes with…Tommy Dallaire By Jeff McConkey Foreword by Billy Rainford Some riders have such smooth and fluid style they just stand out on the track. Quebec racer, Tommy Dallaire, is one such racer. Tommy lined up for the eastern rounds of the Rockstar Energy MX Nationals in 2015 and plans to do more of the same in 2016 as a Pro. We caught up with the stylish rider as

Out of the Blue: Casey Raimondo

Out of the Blue: Casey Raimondo By Jeff McConkey Name: Casey Raimondo Birthday: June 8th, 1993 Hometown: Pemberton, BC Occupation: Studied Equine Sport Therapy, currently working inside sales at Lordco Number: 435 Bike: 2011 YZ250F Race Club: CMRC, MCQMX, Future West Classes: Ladies and Beginner How did you get started in racing? I actually just started out, the Future West Arenacross series was my first time racing! I spent a ton of time

McThoughts: 450 Supercross – Atlanta

McThoughts: 450 Supercross – Atlanta By Jeff McConkey On Saturday night, the action headed East. East to Atlanta, Georgia. The traditional red clay rutted up and made a not-so-tricky track technical.  The crew added a sand section that was difficult to navigate for all. There’s something about heading East that spruces certain riders up. The 450 main event had solid action throughout the pack and was fun to watch. Marvin

McThoughts: 250 East Round 1 – Atlanta

McThoughts: 250 East Round 1 – Atlanta By Jeff McConkey Round 1 of the 2016 250 East Coast SX series went off on Saturday night in Atlanta, Georgia. The track looked good, but I was honestly expecting bigger whoops. I feel the East may be a little bit more stacked this season compared to the West. Top 10’s aren’t going to be easy with all of this talent. Let’s take

Photos from Atlanta SX | A Slightly Different Look

Photos from Atlanta SX | A Slightly Different Look By Billy Rainford Photos by Jeff McConkey and Bigwave After leaving Atlanta Sunday morning after Round 8 of the Monster Energy AMA Supercross Series, I headed south to GPF where a bunch of Canadians are calling home. What that meant for me was that I didn’t really have any time to go through my photos from the races and am just

Monday Morning Coffee

Monday Morning Coffee By Billy Rainford You know those days at work when you are so busy you aren’t even sure if you’ll have time for your normal coffee break? Well, sometimes the actual coffee break is that busy too! I’m currently typing this from the comfort of the beautiful clubhouse/classroom/gym/kitchen/rec room at GPF in Cairo, Georgia. That all sounds great, but there are so many Canadian riders here this

5 Minutes with…Shawn Maffenbeier’s New Mechanic, Josh Cox

5 Minutes with…Shawn Maffenbeier’s New Mechanic, Josh Cox By Jeff McConkey Erin, Ontario, mechanic, Josh Cox, has been going to the races for a long time. He is a pretty good rider in his own right but spends most of his time making sure others can go fast on the bike. He won the overall at Ulverton MX in 2014 as the mechanic for #732 Kyle Chisholm and will now