Out of the Blue | Liz Burke | Schrader’s By Jensen Amyotte Name: Liz Burke Date of Birth: October 30, 1997 Hometown: Souris, PEI School/Grade or Occupation: Kinesiology Degree Race Number: 108 Bike: Kawasaki 250 Class: Intermediate/ Women’s Who got you into the sport of motocross? My brother started racing as a kid and we always grew up on bikes, so I just kind of followed in his footsteps and
The Story Behind the Photo | Westen Wrozyna 2011 TransCan By Billy Rainford With cluttered shelves full of external hard drives dripping with Canadian Motocross memories, I sometimes like to have a look for something unique. With our ‘The Story Behind the Photo‘ columns we take an old photo that looks like it captured something special or different and ask the subject of that photo to tell the story from
Top 5 Stories of 2019 By Billy Rainford There were a lot of stories from the 2019 Canadian racing season, so I’m sure many will have others they wish to be included here. However, here are 5 that I thought were worthy of this top 5 list. #5 – Two Riders Claim First Triple Crown Titles In the 250 class, #19 Dylan Wright came out swinging and showed everyone that
Podcast | Hully Gully Owner Randy Collins at the London Motorcycle Show By Billy Rainford When I heard the ad on the radio for the London Motorcycle Show at Hully Gully here in London I had to grab Chris ‘Adventure Guy’ Vandelaar and head over. While we were there, I was able to sit down with long-time owner Randy Collins to talk about the old days up in Varna and
Video | RAW Gopher Dunes | January 3rd By Billy Rainford No fancy edit here, but when people are able to ride at Gopher Dunes on January 3rd, it just has to be documented. Here’s 4 minutes of sand blasting for your winter enjoyment.
By Billy Rainford We made it! The off season is behind us and we’re full steam ahead into the 2020 Monster Energy AMA Supercross season. In case you were under a rock all weekend, here are the 250 and 450 main recaps from A1 to get you up to speed: 250 Mini McThoughts: 1 32 Justin Cooper YAM Anyone who is really surprised by this win hasn’t been paying attention
Video Interview with #317 Cooper Larche at Gopher Dunes By Billy Rainford We have a quick chat with #317 Cooper Larche from Woodstock, ON on a very rare January 3rd riding day at Gopher Dunes to find out what his racing plans are for the 2020 season.
Frid’Eh Update #1 Presented by Race Tech By Billy Rainford Welcome to Week #1 of the DMX Frid’Eh Update presented by Race Tech. With the new scoring and career numbering system we don’t really have a #1 rider in 2020. With that in mind, it gives me free reign to do whatever I want! We’re having a really strange, warm early winter in the Southwestern Ontario area. In fact, Gopher
A Decade of Canadian 450 MX National Champions By Billy Rainford Just like the 250 class, scroll through the past decade of Canadian 450 MX National Champions. 2010 – Dusty Klatt 2011 – Colton Facciotti 2012 – Matt Goerke 2013 – Brett Metcalfe 2014 – Colton Facciotti 2015 – Matt Goerke 2016 – Davi Millsaps 2017 – Matt Goerke 2018 – Colton Facciotti 2019 – Colton Facciotti Who’s next?
A Decade of 250 Canadian MX National Champions By Billy Rainford Who’d have thought back in 2009 when I left my “normal” job that I would have been witness to so many great races?! Scroll through the last decade of 250 Canadian MX National Champions. 2010 – Tyler Medaglia 2011 – Tyler Medaglia 2012 – Teddy Maier 2013 – Austin Politelli 2014 – Kaven Benoit 2015 – Kaven Benoit 2016