Faces at the Races|Ulverton Round 6 By Billy Rainford Photos by Jeff McConkey and Bigwave Yikes, having Jeff shoot some photos at the races isn’t making these ‘Faces at the Races‘ columns any shorter! Once again, we set Jeff up with a camera and a general shooting setting to go along with it and off he went into the action. It’s time for our favourite column to write where we
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Faces at the Races|Gopher Dunes National Round #5 By Billy Rainford Photos by Tyler Spikman, Jeff McConkey, and Bigwave Round 5 of the Rockstar Energy Drink MX Nationals took place at the famed sand track called Gopher Dunes in Courtland, Ontario, just 50 minutes from London. If you’re wondering what noise a gopher makes, it’s not the dubbed dolphin sound from Caddyshack, it’s more of a collective inhale to searing
Faces at the Races|2016 Red Bud National Photos and Captions by Jeff McConkey Red Bud is a bucket list item. If you’ve never been, plain and simple, you need to go. You can see great racing at each and every round of the AMA Nationals, but Red Bud is more. To start off, it’s the most beautiful track layout you could imagine. It has big jumps, elevation, sand, and a
Faces at the Races|Regina National Round 4 By Billy Rainford “You’ll have to forgive my tardiness, I had to kill a man…” If you can tell me where that quote is from, you get a free sticker. It’s time for our weekly look at the people under the helmets and around the race track. I had to leave Regina, eventually, so this week’s ‘Faces’ is a little later than we
Faces at the Races|Nanaimo Round 2 By Billy Rainford Photos by Bigwave and Emily Nicholson It’s that time again! Time to have a look inside and under the helmets at the people who make the Rockstar Energy MX Nationals as enjoyable a time at professional races you can possibly have. ‘Emily the Intern’ took over some of the camera duties for this, so a special thank you to her for
Faces at the Races|2016 Kamloops Round 1 By Billy Rainford
Faces at the Races|New Jersey SX Photos and Captions by Billy Rainford I had a lot of fun posting ‘Faces’ last week, so I wanted to get to it right away this week after round 16 of the Monster Energy AMA Supercross Series in East Rutherford, New Jersey. Driving the distances we do to get to these great events can get tiresome, but then the racing starts and you get
Monday Morning Coffee By Billy Rainford Good Monday Morning! I barely have time to get this one in under the wire (Eastern Time, anyway) but I just love this logo that Dawn McClintock designed so much that I can’t skip the column. You ever have one of those mornings when you don’t remember shutting off your alarm? Well, I just had one. The problem is that I had a dentist
Faces at the Races|Foxboro SX By Billy Rainford It’s time for our look at some of the people who were at the races in our lighthearted column we affectionately call “Faces at the Races.” This week we’re just outside Boston at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Massachusetts. I had some fun in this one.
Faces at the Races – Santa Clara SX By Billy Rainford Here’s a look at some of the people and riders who were in Santa Clara this past weekend.