Photo Report | San Diego Supercross By Billy Rainford Yes, I realize this is late this week… Round 6 of the 2018 Monster Energy AMA Supercross Series continued to the billing as one of the strangest 450 battles we’ve seen i a long time. Unfortunately, there were a few riders injured that we won’t be seeing for a while. In the 250 class, defending west champion, Justin Hill, has found
Vet Rider Profile | Ehren Martin | Scott Sports Canada By Jeff McConkey Name: Ehren Martin Age: 37 Hometown: Redvers, SK Occupation: Shop Lead for Tarpon Energy in Redvers Number: 26 Bike: Kawasaki KX250f Race Club: SCRC, MMA Classes: Vet and B How did you get started in racing? Growing up I somehow stumbled upon some Dirt Bike and Motocross Action mags and reading about the new bikes and pro riders was like a
Tailgating with MX2 Champion, Shawn Maffenbeier | Scott Sports Canada By Billy Rainford We sit down and talk with the 2017 Canadian MX2 Champion, Shawn Maffenbeier, and discuss his plans for the upcoming 2018 season.
Out of the Blue | Carrie Davis | Schrader’s By Jeff McConkey Name: Carrie Davis Birthday: May 24, 1993 Hometown: South Kingstown, RI School and Grade or Occupation: Registered Nurse Number: 184 / National #6 Bike: YZ 125 Race Club: NESC Class: Women’s pro, 250 B, Open B Who got you started in racing? My dad did. I started on a PW50. Then he bought me a KTM 50 and took me to my first race at Southwick. I’ve
Video | Pala Raceway | Tuesday Motocross Practice By Billy Rainford There were lots of Canadians practicing as well as a handful of 250 West Supercross riders getting in some valuable Motocross seat time at Pala Raceway, Tuesday.
Pala Raceway | Tuesday Photos By Billy Rainford You never know who you’ll see when you go to one of the many tracks down here in Southern California. After spending the night with Keylan Meston, Davey Fraser, and Shawn Maffenbeier, we loaded up the bikes and headed to Pala Raceway for some motocross today. With the 250 West Supercross on a break while the series heads east, there were a
McThoughts | 250 East Supercross Preview By Jeff McConkey Photos by Billy Rainford 250 East This year’s 250 East class is looking pretty strong on paper. We have a defending champion, a few vets, and a bunch of guys ready to take the next step. There are 5 guys who have won main events (yes, I’m including Blake Wharton), and there are quite a few that have a very good
Canadians at Milestone By Billy Rainford I finally caught up with these Canadians at Milestone MX today. Defending MX2 Champion, Shawn Maffenbeier, MX1 #10 Keylan Meston, #20 Davey Fraser, Jess Pettis‘ mechanic Andreas Konrad, and Donk were all on the track on this rather cold California day. Here are just a few photos of the guys on and off the track.
By Billy Rainford Good Monday Morning. We’ll have to be brief this week as I’m trying to make my way up to Milestone this morning from San Diego to catch Canadians Shawn Maffenbeier, Keylan Meston, and Davey Fraser riding before I have to start the trek east. I haven’t been able to meet up with these guys yet, as the travel schedule just hasn’t lined up. Davey and Keylan are
McThoughts | San Diego Supercross | 450 Class By Jeff McConkey Photos by Billy Rainford 450 class The 450 class has been full of injuries so far this season. We have had stars like Eli Tomac, Marvin Musquin, Jake Weimer, and Justin Bogle pull off or miss action due to injuries. Well, it just got a little bit worse. We lost Weimer and Bogle once again to injury, and most