Photo Report | Loretta Lynn’s – Saturday Photos and Captions by Billy Rainford The long, hot week that is Loretta’s has come to an end. Champions were crowned and riders learned what they need to do for their 2019 trip to the Tennessee ranch. There were some really dominant rides and several riders drew a ton of attention. Riders like Drew Adams, Nate Thrasher, Ty Masterpool, Carson Mumford, Jalek Swoll,
Photo Report | Loretta Lynn’s – Friday Photos and Captions by Billy Rainford The day started with a couple 2nd motos and then we were onto 3rd and final races for the rest of the day. The temperature kept rising and it’s supposed to be even hotter Saturday. Here’s a look at some racing from a long hot day at the dude ranch.
Podcast | #82 Sam Gaynor Finishes 4th at Loretta Lynn’s By Billy Rainford #82 Sam Gaynor raced Loretta Lynn’s for the first time this year. He just missed hitting the podium in the always-competitive 450 B class, finishing 4th. We grabbed him for a chat at the bike impound immediately after he crossed the checkered flag.
Photo Report | Loretta Lynn’s – Thursday Photos and Captions by Billy Rainford It was another full day of racing here at Loretta Lynn’s Dude Ranch in Hurricane Mills, TN. Racing starts at 7:30am and the final moto blasted of the line at around 6:30pm. Lots of Canadians were back in action. Some had great days while others did what many before them have done — struggle to deal with
Photo Report | Loretta Lynn’s – Wednesday Photos and Captions by Billy Rainford I’ll be honest, I really started to second guess my decision to make this drive from Moncton to Hurricane Mills, Tennessee, as I was struggling to stay awake on the 25-hour drive south. I haven’t been to Loretta Lynn’s Dude Ranch since 2010, so I really felt it was necessary for me to make a return visit
Out of the Blue | #381 Kelcey Jones | Schrader’s By Jeff McConkey Name: Kelcey Jones Date of Birth: October 16, 1998 Hometown: Fraserville, Ontario School and Grade or Occupation: starting nursing in September 2018. Currently ECE & hairstylist Number: 381 Bike: KTM 250SXF Race Club: MRC Class: Ladies A & Junior How did you get started in racing? When I was younger, my dad raced cars so racing was always in my family. When I was
Faces at the Races | Round 7 – River Glade National | Toys for Big Boys Photos and Captions by Billy Rainford As I sit here in a Starbucks in Harrisonburg, Virginia, trying to make my way to Loretta Lynn’s Ranch in Hurricane Mills, TN, I thought I’d better take a few minutes (hours, more like) to take our weekly, sarcastic look at the people at and around the races
Photo Report | Women’s East MX Nationals | River Glade Round 3 | Toys for Big Boys Photos and Captions by Billy Rainford Round 3 of the Women’s East MX Nationals at River Glade didn’t really hold a lot of surprises. Defending champ Eve Brodeur went 1-1 for the win, but it wasn’t as easy as that score makes it look. SHe was challenged and had to dig for the
By Billy Rainford It’s Monday so that must mean I’m still in Moncton when I should be somewhere between here and Hurricane Mills, Tennessee. It looks like I may have shut off my alarm earlier this morning, too. Just like when I go surfing, it looks like I’ll be part of the ‘Crack of Noon’ club today for my ETD. What a great weekend of racing out here in the
Video | Schoolboy Moto 2 from River Glade | Toys For Big Boys By Billy Rainford Check out the second Schoolboy moto from the final Parts Canada Amateur Open of the summer at River Glade in Moncton, NB. #24 Cameron Wrozyna, #20 Jeremy McKie, and #474 Hunter Vaughan went wheel to wheel.