A Visit to Fox Head Canada By Billy Rainford As is our annual tradition, a trip to Calgary for the Rockstar Energy MX Nationals‘ round isn’t complete without a visit with Jason Moore and the rest of the gang over at Fox Head Canada. Jeff McConkey landed just after noon so I picked him up at the airport and headed directly over to Fox HQ where we immediately took over
Faces at the Races | Prince George National | Presented by OTSFF Photos and Captions by Billy Rainford First off, let me apologize for how late ‘Faces at the Races‘ is this week. It’s been a long few days playing catch up since frying a laptop hard drive after leaving PG. Of all the things I do, ‘Faces’ is my favourite. They say sarcasm is the lowest form of comedy.
Photo Report | Rockstar MX Nationals | Prince George | Cycle North Photos and Captions by Billy Rainford First time events can be a scary proposition. Heading north to Prince George instead of west to Nanaimo had people wondering how the series would do with this new venue. The PGMA poured a lot of time and money into the Blackwater MX Track about 30 minutes outside of PG. They put
Photo Report | Women’s West Nationals | Prince George Round 2 | Cycle North By Billy Rainford Round 2 of the Women’s West MX Nationals took place at the Blackwater MX track outside Prince George this past Saturday. The weather didn’t exactly cooperate for the 32 women who lined up to race on the new track, but it was still a good day of racing. The first moto took place
Faces at the Races | Kamloops – Round 1 | Presented by OTSFF Photos and Captions by Billy Rainford I wait a long time for this time of year to come around. I’ve never really claimed to be a top notch photographer, so when the column is based around people standing around, not moving a whole lot, it’s feeds more to my strengths as a photography ‘hobbyist.’ To be honest,
Photo Report | Rockstar MX Nationals | Kamloops, Round 1 Photos and captions by Billy Rainford The waiting and guessing is over. The 2017 Rockstar Energy MX Nationals are underway. We know who did the work over the winter and who could use a bit more. Last year, the temperature hit close to 40 degrees Celsius and a lot of guys melted. This year, we were treated to perfect conditions.
Photo Report | Loretta Lynn’s Area Qualifier | Mid-East By Billy Rainford We headed west to Michigan State this past weekend to check out the second-last Mid-East Qualifier. There is one more chance to make it through to the Regionals coming up this weekend at Thunder Valley in Tennessee for the Mid-East Area. There was a solid number of Canadians competing as well as some top notch riders in classes from
FXR Media | East Rutherford SX Photos Click the link to be taken to the FXR Media photo report from last Saturday’s East Rutherford Supercross: East Rutherford SX | Photo Report
Photo Report | A Day at the MMRS MX School | Husqvarna Canada By Jeff McConkey Photos by Don Carr This past Saturday, I was lucky enough to be involved in the annual MMRS Motocross School. This year’s one-day school had an incredible 110 students, and featured some first-time riders all of the way up to some of the most seasoned vet riders (and I mean that in the nicest
Photo Gallery | MX101 FXR Yamaha 2017 Team Shoot Check out some photos from the MX101 FXR Yamaha 2017 Team Photo Shoot out in California last week. Riders: 12 Shawn Maffenbeier, 16 Jess Pettis, 19 Hayden Halstead Photographer: Cory Walters