Out of the Blue | Caroline Paradis | Schrader’s By Jeff McConkey Name: Caroline Paradis Date of Birth: July 20, 1994 Hometown: Saint-Amable, QC School and Grade or Occupation: Secretary in a Medical Center Number: 903 Bike: Yamaha YZ 125 Race Club: Challenge Quebec Class: Women C Who got you get started in racing? At first, I had a 400ex ATV for a year. Then I met a friend during
Two Tales | Tanner Ward vs. Taylor Ciampichini By Jeff McConkey This edition of Two Tales was a fun one to do. As a member of the media, we get to meet all of the riders. Some we meet when they are young and on 50’s or 65’s, and we get to watch them progress through the ranks. Some we meet later on in their careers and get to call
McThoughts | Daytona SX – 450 Class By Jeff MocConkey Photos by Billy Rainford 450 Class Daytona….. it’s where some people say the championship starts. No bad races, no off nights, or you’ll miss out on an opportunity to be crowned the champion. The track was tough, like always, and offered good racing and options. I wasn’t a fan of the 2nd turn and the carnage, but shit happens. I,
McThoughts | Daytona SX – 250 East By Jeff McConkey Photos by Billy Rainford 250 East Can anyone in the East beat Austin Forkner? I honestly think he can only be beat by himself. He rides over the edge in practice and hits the dirt a lot, but he’s been lucky and keeps getting up. Then he passes for the lead by launching a quad and clipping a hay bail,
#53 Bjorn Viney Talks about the RCSX in Daytona By Billy Rainford Canadian #53 Bjorn Viney raced 3 classes this weekend at the RCSX at Daytona Speedway. We grabbed him for a chat in his trailer at the end of the day to get his take on the event and find out what he’s got planned for the near future.
Photo Gallery | Wild Boar GNCC at Hog Waller By Billy Rainford Headed over to Palatka, Florida, this past Sunday to check out the Wild Boar GNCC race at Hog Waller. I put together a Photo Gallery of the race that went from 1-4pm. Click on an image and scroll through.
By Billy Rainford What a great road trip this one has been. I’m currently staying at my good friend Brendan’s beautiful place in Palm Coast, Florida, about 30-35 minutes straight north of Daytona on I-95. Brendan has been in the motocross game a pretty long time. In fact, he still rips on a track on a 450! He and his brother, Justin, started Loudmouth Intakes a bunch of years back
Video Interviews with Lindsay Bradley and Ryder Heacock after the Florida GNCC By Billy Rainford Canadians Lindsay Bradley and Ryder Heacock both competed in the Wild Boar GNCC at Hog Waller in Palatka, Florida, today. I headed over to check it out and grabbed them both for short video interviews. LINDSAY BRADLEY: RYDER HEACOCK:
Two Tales | Guillaume St-Cry vs. Samuel Lavoie By Jeff McConkey In this installment of Two Tales, we head East to La Belle Province – Québec. Over the years, Québec has produced a large amount of great motocrossers. These two young Frenchmen are no different. In my opinion, it takes a little more courage or balls for the young French riders to tackle the National series and the English world.
MC’s ‘G’d Up from the Feet Up’ Awards | Detroit SX By Jeff McConkey Monster Energy AMA Supercross Round 8 winners from Ford Field in Detroit, MI. 250 East #28 Jordan Smith – Jordan Smith and his colourful TLD kit gets the nod. Definitely something I’d like to see in my gear bag. 450 Class #15 Dean Wilson – Dean Wilson looked very dapper in his O’Neal kit. It went