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Calgary National Photo Report

Calgary National Photo Report By Billy Rainford Photos by Clayton Racicot @claytonracicotphotography Round 3 of the 2015 Rockstar Energy MX Nationals took place at Wild Rose MX Park in downtown Calgary, Alberta, this past Sunday. Riders were looking forward to the jumpy and fun track that some described as the first ‘real’ national-calibre track of the season. The weather was brisk, to say the least, and hovered around the 10-degree

Women’s West Round 3 Photo Report

Women’s West Round 3 Photo Report By Billy Rainford Photos by Clayton Racicot @claytonracicotphotography The 2015 Schrader’s Women’s West Nationals came to a conclusion this past Saturday at Wild Rose M Park in downtown Calgary, Alberta. Heading into Saturday, Yorkton, SK rider, #2 Kennedy Lutz was in control of the standings, but a mid-week practice fall took her out of competition due to a knee injury. The title would come

Women’s West Final Round Race Report

Women’s West Final Round Race Report By Billy Rainford The 3-round Schrader’s Women’s West Nationals came to an end today from Wild Rose MX Park in Calgary, AB. Heading into the last 2 motos, #2 Kennedy Lutz held a 6-pont lead over #3 Sara King. Unfortunately, a mid-week fall has injured Kennedy’s knee forcing her to miss this final round. Sitting behind King in 3rd was #631 Rachel Springman. The

Frid’Eh Update #23

Frid’Eh Update #23 By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Welcome to week #23 of the DMX Frid’Eh Update, this week presented by Fox Racing Canada based right here in Calgary, Alberta. Earning #23 for 2015 is the rider we’ve gotten to know very well over the past few years, Dylan Schmoke from San Diego, California.   Dylan made the move up to the MX1 class for 2015 and has put

On the Radar: Simon Taillefer

On the Radar: Simon Taillefer By Jeff McConkey Name:  Simon Taillefer   Age: 23 Hometown: Laval , QC   Occupation: Technician at Speedomax Intl. Number: 121 Bike: 2015 KTM 250 sx , 2014 KTM 250 sx Race Club:  CMRC, MMRS, AMA Classes:  Junior mx2, mx1, mx3  (C class)  Youth C-D How did you get started in racing?   My dad was a snowmobile rider so when we were young  my brother and I used

Faces at the Races – Nanaimo National

Faces at the Races – Nanaimo National Photos by Clayton Racicot @claytonracicotphotography Everyone loves a good race shot, but sometimes capturing a moment around the edges of the track can be just as entertaining, if not more. Here are a bunch of shots through the lens of Clayton Racicot from round 2 of the Rockstar Energy MX Nationals at Wastelands in Nanaimo, BC.

Out of the Blue: Samantha Vaughan

Out of the Blue: Samantha Vaughan By Jeff McConkey Name:  Samantha Vaughan Birthday: June 16, 1993 Hometown: Toronto, Ontario School & Grade or Occupation: Recent Kinesiology graduate from Queen’s University. Will be starting a post-grad diploma program at Durham College in the Fall. Number: 113 Bike: 2014 SXF-250 and 2009 SXF-250 Race Club: MMRS and OCMC Classes: Ladies A, Youth C, 250 C, Novice A How did you get started