Photo Report | Gopher Dunes Sandstorm Arenacross | Atlas Brace By Billy Rainford Photos by Emily Nicholson and Bigwave The 9th annual Gopher Dunes ‘Sandstorm’ event took place this past weekend at the famous sand track outside Tillsonburg, Ontario. Saturday consisted of the Arenacross portion and the inaugural Shift Holeshot Challenge. With a perfect set up and ideal weather conditions, the Arenacross track was ready for some tight indoor-style racing.
Photo Report | Gopher Dunes Quicksand Sprint Enduro | OTSFF By Billy Rainford I’d never been to a ‘Sprint Enduro’ before. I didn’t really know what to expect. I didn’t really understand the format. I wasn’t alone. This format is relatively new to North America and Derek Schuster and Wayne Carroll from Gopher Dunes know a great thing when they see it and jumped into the Sprint Enduro game with
Photo Report | AMO/MMRS Madoc National By Jeff McConkey Photos by Randy Wiebe This year’s annual AMO/MMRS Madoc National went off this past weekend. There were a few noticeable changes from years past. This year the biggest change was the addition of the 3-moto format, and racing starting Friday afternoon. I am a huge fan of both. I really like the 3-moto format, so each rider gets 3 chances to
Photo Report | Ironman MX AMA National | OTSFF Photos and Captions by Billy Rainford We made the drive to Indiana this past weekend to catch the final round of the 2017 Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship at Ironman MX. Canadian #2 MX2 rider, Dylan Wright, was set to race his second of 2 late season AMA races and we didn’t want to miss it. Wright raced the week before
Faces at the Races | Rockstar MX Nationals | RJ’s Round 10 | Race Tech By Billy Rainford Photos by Jeff McConkey, Emily Nicholson, and Billy Rainford It’s always with mixed emotions that we enter the final round of our Pro series. It’s exciting that we are on the verge of crowning a couple champions, but a little depressing that it means the end of yet another season of Rockstar
Photo Report | Rockstar MX Nationals | RJ’s Round 10 | OTSFF By Billy Rainford The 2017 Rockstar Energy MX nationals came to an exciting conclusion this past weekend at RJ Motosport Park in Barrie, Ontario. With neither class clinched, both points leaders were terrified to make a mistake, while the riders chasing them down wanted to do whatever they needed to make up the difference. The MX2 battle was
Faces at the Races | Deschambault National | Presented by OTSFF By Billy Rainford Photos by Jeff McConkey and Bigwave We were back in the town just west of Quebec City this past weekend. Motocross Deschambault can usually be found at or near the top of any rider’s list of favourite tracks on the Rockstar Energy MX National circuit. Unfortunately, Mother Nature didn’t cooperate and we had some pretty miserable
Photo Report | Moncton National | Toys for Big Boys By Billy Rainford It’s hard to believe we’re already talking about round 8 of the Rockstar Energy MX Nationals for 2017, but we are. There are only 2 rounds left to go and the leaders in both classes seem to be doing what they need to keep their hopes of titles alive. #12 Shawn Maffenbeier went 1-1 in MX2 to
Washougal 2017 | Photo Gallery | John Meaney Photos Whether you’re from The Rock or The Rockies, you know John Meaney from shooting photos across Canada and the United States. John is originally from Newfoundland but calls Calgary home these days and headed down to Washougal, Washington, to catch the Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championships race in the town just across the Columbia River from Portland. Check out this photo
Faces at the Races | Pleasant Valley National | Freedom Cycle By Billy Rainford Here’s our weekly look at the riders under their helmets and people just enjoying themselves at the races. It’s our tongue-in-cheek look at some of the personalities in our sport. This week, we’re at Pleasant Valley, just outside Truro, Nova Scotia. Big thanks to Randy McLeod and the gang over at Freedom Cycle here in Truro.