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Out of the Blue: Emilie Guimont

Out of the Blue: Emilie Guimont By Jeff McConkey Name: Emilie Guimont Birthday: May 20th, 1991 Hometown: Saint-François de la Rivière du Sud, QC School & Grade or Occupation: I’m at school, I’m studying to be a technician in civil engineering at Cegep Limoilou. I work as a barmaid in a bar restaurant and during the summer I work for a Engineering firm. Number: #18 Bike: Yz 250f Race Club:

2016 KTM 350 SX-F – We Ride the New 350

2016 KTM 350 SX-F – We Ride the New 350 By Todd Kuli With the new generation of the 350 SX-F the success story can go on. The dominance with which this machine has won one world championship title after the other is unparalleled. In his first year as KTM factory rider, Antonio “Tony” Cairoli managed to win the 2010 MX1 World Championship with just 350cc. Ever since, the Red

Women’s East Nationals Preview

Women’s East Nationals Preview By Jeff McConkey It all starts Saturday, July 11th at Gopher Dunes in Courtland, Ontario. This year’s crop of women racers ready to contest the Women’s East Nationals looks very impressive. It’s always nice to have the reigning champion line up with the big #1 on their back. This season, that champion is Quebec’s Eve Brodeur. Eve was only really challenged by one racer last season,

A Few Photos from Monday Practice at Gopher Dunes

A Few Photos from Monday Practice at Gopher Dunes Photos and captions by Billy Rainford While we were at RedBud last Saturday, we were told that several of our traveling Pro riders were going to be at Gopher Dunes on Monday to get in some testing on the famed sand track just outside Tillsonburg, Ontario. With a 96-hour rule in place, the national tracks can only be ridden 5 days

Photo Report: RedBud National

Photo Report: RedBud National Photos and captions by Billy Rainford Going into the break between the end of the western swing of the Rockstar Energy Drink MX Nationals and the eastern swing, I always think I’m going to enjoy the two weekends off. Well, it happened again this year that I ended up going to RedBud to check out the Lucas Oil AMA Outdoor Championship instead of sleeping in and

Monday Morning Coffee

Monday Morning Coffee By Billy Rainford Welcome to the start of another week. I hope everyone got out and enjoyed some of the warm summer weather we experienced this past weekend. There was lots going on and, up until Thursday, I thought I was going to hit the beach for one last day of beach volleyball before the eastern swing of the Rockstar Energy MX Nationals kicks off this coming

Frid’Eh Update #26 Presented by Mongoose Machine

Frid’Eh Update #26 Presented by Mongoose Machine By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Welcome to the 26th week of the DMX Frid’Eh Update Presented by Mongoose Machine. #26 means we are directly in the middle of the year. It’s hard to believe but that means we are already halfway to Christmas! We’ll go through the Sears catalog and circle what we’d like you to get for us… #26 belongs to

#TBT When/Where Was This?

#TBT When/Where Was This? By Billy Rainford If this shot looks vaguely familiar to the current Rockstar Energy MX Nationals, that’s because this isn’t the first time Honda Canada TLD GDR rider Kyle Keast from Lindsay, Ontario, has ridden a Honda with the big #30 on it. Without going to the Google machine, what year was this and what track was it?