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Wednesday Night with Team Canada

Wednesday Night with Team Canada By Billy Rainford We’re sitting around and chatting with members of Team Canada MXON at Red Bud MX this week. Wednesday night it was all about the Youth Ambassadors who were first on the scene. We talk with Kourtney Lloyd, Kyle Springman, Jake Tricco, Julien Benek, and Sam Gaynor. At the end, Gavin Faith gets dragged in and we talk to him for a few

Out of the Blue | Shani Andersen | Schrader’s

Out of the Blue | Shani Andersen | Schrader’s By Jeff McConkey Name: Shani Andersen Date of Birth: March 17, 1994 Hometown: Prince George, BC School and Grade or Occupation: Apprentice Glazier Number: 13 Bike: YZ250 Race Club: MCQMX Classes: Ladies and Open Beginner Who got you get started in racing? I used to work at a KTM dealership and a lot of my regular customers were the reason I

$2 Tuesday | 2012 Edmonton National Recap with Guest Co-Host, Steve Matthes

$2 Tuesday | 2012 Edmonton National Recap with Guest Co-Host, Steve Matthes By Billy Rainford Since we’re running around today, dotting i’s and crossing t’s, getting ready to head to the MXON at Red Bud, here’s a $2 Tuesday look back at the 2012 Edmonton National at Castrol Raceway. I went back to the old Vimeo video cache and found this round where Manitoba native and Las Vegas resident, Steve

2019 Yamaha YZ250F Test Ride

2019 Yamaha YZ250F Test Ride – Jeff rides Yamaha’s all-new MX2 entry at Motopark and gives us his thoughts – Thanks to our great friends at Yamaha Motor Canada, we were invited out to Motopark to ride the all-new 2019 Yamaha YZ250F. Like always, the morning starts off with everyone catching up and some quick bench racing. Once all of the hello’s were done, we headed in for a quick

Monday Morning Coffee

By Billy Rainford Hello, and welcome to MXON Week! We’re all about Red Bud and the Motocross of Nations this week. It’s going to be difficult to focus on anything else, really. The first time I ever attended one of these things was also the first time the USA played host. It was at the famed Unadilla track in New Berlin, NY wayyyy back in 1987. Yes, I was alive

Frid’Eh Update #39 Presented by Kawasaki

Frid’Eh Update #39 Presented by Kawasaki By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Hello and welcome to Week #39 of the DMX Frid’Eh Update Presented by Kawasaki. Week 39 puts us on a small break in the action between round 2 of the Rockstar Triple Crown SX Tour and the 2018 MXON. Our SX Tour will resume on Saturday, November 3rd in Quebec City, Quebec, and this week’s honoree will be

On The Radar | Ethan McKee | Scott Sports Canada

On The Radar | Ethan McKee | Scott Sports Canada By Jeff McConkey Name: Ethan McKee Age: 11 Hometown: Lloydminster, SK School and Grade or Occupation: St Mary’s Elementary School, Grade 6 Number: #11 Bike: KX65 and KX85 Race Club or Series: I belong to the Lloydminster Motocross Association and I rode in the Saskatchewan Motorsports Association and the Midwest Amateur Series this year. Classes: In the SMA I rode, 65cc (7-11) and 85 (7-11)

London Supercross | Amateur Photos | Strikt

London Supercross | Amateur Photos | Strikt By Billy Rainford Let me start this short photo report by asking one simple question: “Where the heck was everyone?!” This was a rare chance for amateur riders to ride a Supercross track in Canada. If you’re from Ontario or somewhere close, why weren’t you out there on the track? I know you don’t have ‘A-Kit Supercross suspension,’ but you probably aren’t at

Out of the Blue | Heather Chalifoux | Schrader’s

Out of the Blue | Heather Chalifoux | Schrader’s By Jeff McConkey Name: Heather Chalifoux Date of Birth: March 26, 1997 Hometown: Sherwood Park, AB School and Grade or Occupation: Hydrovac Operator Number: 785 Bike: 2018 CRF250R Race Club: Alberta Oldtimer Motocross &amp, Alberta Dirt Riders Association Class: Ladies A Who got you get started in racing? I started racing last summer from one of my dad’s friends who used

Faces at the Races | London Supercross | Strikt Gear

Faces at the Races | London Supercross | Strikt Gear By Billy Rainford The circus we know as the Rockstar Triple Crown SX Tour came to my hometown of London, Ontario, this past weekend. I’ve cycled past Delaware Speedway hundreds of times, as it sits just southwest of the city along one of the most popular cycling routes in the area. This past weekend, I actually spent time inside the