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Out of the Blue | Autumn Purdy | Schrader’s

Out of the Blue | Autumn Purdy | Schrader’s By Jeff McConkey Name: Autumn Purdy Date of Birth: Dec 1,1993 Hometown: Bobcaygeon, Ontario School and Grade or Occupation: Bark Lake Leadership and Conference Center Number: 78 Bike: 2006 250SX, 2002 125SX Race Club: N/A Class: N/A Who got you get started in racing? Having mutual friends who owned dirt bikes led me to finally try riding. Once I did, I had an absolute blast and decided to buy

ICYMI | Catching Up with #40 Guillaume St Cyr

ICYMI | Catching Up with #40 Guillaume St Cyr By Billy Rainford   Guillaume St Cyr from Victoriaville, Quebec, is #40 in 2018. We’ve gotten to know the rider we affectionately call “Gullimer” over the past few years. He’s the likeable rider who has really smooth indoor skills. Here’s a look at his 2018 season: Motocross: Supercross: We got in touch with Guillaume this week for a chat. Here’s what

Monday Morning Coffee

By Billy Rainford Well, once a year the Monday Morning Coffee comes from some exotic part of the world following the annual trip to the MXON. This year, I’m typing from a hotel in Elkhart, Indiana. Not quite the same as sitting in the same castle where Winston Churchill and the allies sat and made key decisions on the invasion at Normandy, but still… First off, thank you to Team

Podcasts | 2018 MXON Sunday

Podcasts | 2018 MXON Sunday By Billy Rainford Team Canada MXON had one for the books this year at the 2018 MXON at Red Bud. All 3 riders – Colton Facciotti, Jess Pettis, and Tyler Medaglia – had battles to get through and all 3 made the country proud, never giving up. The team had to do a motor change on Tyler Medaglia’s bike between moto 2 and moto 3.

Photos from Saturday Qualifying at the MXON

Photos from Saturday Qualifying at the MXON By Billy Rainford Here’s what happened during the qualifying motos at the 2018 MXON at Red Bud. MXGP Qualifying Heat MXGP – Classification Pos Nr Rider Nat. Fed. Bike Time laps Diff. First Diff. Prev. Bestlaptime in lap Speed 1 19 Cairoli, Antonio ITA FMI KTM 24:57.036 11 0:00.000 0:00.000 2:02.440 2 53.3 2 58 Roczen, Ken GER AMA Honda 25:18.322 11 0:21.286

Podcasts | Team Canada MXON – Saturday

Podcasts | Team Canada MXON – Saturday By Billy Rainford We talk with the 3 Team Canada MXON riders after they finished 11th overall and move on to the A Finals Sunday here at the 2018 Red Bud MXON. MXGP – Colton Facciotti (17th)   MX2 – Jess Pettis (13th)   Open – Tyler Medaglia (13th)

Saturday MXON Photos | Practice

Saturday MXON Photos | Practice By Billy Rainford Riders have finally hit the track here at the Red Bud MXON here in Buchanan, Michigan. With all the rain we received overnight and this morning, the call was made to postpone free practice an hour, to 11:00am. The bikes hit the track in order of MXGP, MX2, and Open. The early times were pretty slow as riders fought their way through

MXON Opening Ceremonies | Friday Photos

MXON Opening Ceremonies | Friday Photos By Billy Rainford We’re almost ready to drop the gate on the 2018 MXON at Red Bud in Buchanan, Michigan. Did you know I was at the event the very first time it was held in the USA? Well, I was, and the year was 1987 and the track was Unadilla. This is the 72nd running of the event and it’s back in the

Frid’Eh Update #40 Presented by Fox Racing Canada

Frid’Eh Update #40 Presented by Fox Racing Canada By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Hello, and welcome to Week #40 of the DMX Frid’Eh Update, this week presented by Fox Racing Canada. This week, we’re coming to you from the biggest race of the year that happens to be within driving distance from DMX World HQ in London, Ontario. Yes, we’re at the MXON at Red Bud MX in Buchanan,