#TBT | 2014 Walton TransCan Slideshow By Billy Rainford With the news that there won’t be a 26th edition of the Walton TransCan Grand National Championship still fresh in our minds, we thought we’d take a look back a couple years to a slideshow we did from the 2014 event. The TransCan has always been the highlight of the motocross season here in Canada. Hopefully, we can get back to
#TBT | Team Canada MXON | 2009 Italy By Billy Rainford With the 2017 edition of Team Canada MXON just having been announced, we thought it may be cool to look back 8 years to the time when Tyler Medaglia, Dean Wilson, and Mitch Cooke flew the red and white flag in Franciacorta, Italy, at the MXoN.
#TBT | Riding at The Allison’s | 2012 By Billy Rainford For many years, the Allisons were staples around the Canadian Pro Motocross scene. In fact, their farm in Delburne, Alberta, was home to many riders and media types for the entire week between the Calgary and Edmonton rounds of the Canadian Nationals. I remember back then wondering what would happen when this most generous family decided to hang up
#TBT | #440 Davey Fraser Chats with Us at 2014 Toronto SX Press Day By Billy Rainford DMX talks with Halifax, NS native Davey Fraser of the PR-MX Team on Press Day at the 2014 Toronto SX.
TBT | 2012 DMX Weekly Wrap Up |Happy Birthday, Kyle Carruthers! By Billy Rainford We’ll kill two birds with one stone here this week. Happy Birthday to Kyle Carruthers who steered the ship here at Direct Motocross for years. For this week’s #TBT we’ll head back to 2012 when he and I hosted and James Lissimore was behind the lens for the ‘DMX Canadian MX Weekly Wrap Up‘ each week
#TBT | Westen Wrozyna | 2011 Mini O’s By Billy Rainford As we make our way across the continent to San Diego, here’s an old handicam video of Westen Wrozyna at the 2011 Mini O’s at Gatorback Cycle Park in Gainesville, Florida.
#TBT | 2010 Ste Julie Canadian National | EXTENSIVE Photo Report By Billy Rainford Wow, I bumped into this 2010 photo report when I was looking for something else using the old Google machine. This is from an MX Forum photo report I did back then. It’s before we separated the race photo reports from ‘Faces at the Races,’ so it’s pretty long, to say the least. Here’s a long
We’ve all got these stories about where it all began, and this one is mine | Bigwave Sr. photoSince I wasn’t at a race this past weekend and don’t have a bunch of content to go through, I thought I’d use this Throwback Thursday to bore you all with where it all began for me. I know we all have individual stories about the day you got the ‘moto bug,’ and here’s mine.The year was 1981 (yep, you read that right!) and I remember it like it was…a hell of a long time ago!The guy across the street fr
#TBT | Team Canada at the 2009 MXON in Italy By Billy Rainford Here’s a look back at Team Canada‘s experience at the 2009 MXON in Italy.
#TBT | Jeremy Medaglia at the 2012 MMRS Madoc National We haven’t seen #14 Jeremy Medaglia at the races since the 2nd round of the Rockstar Energy MX Nationals at the Wastelands in Nanaimo, BC. With the 6th annual MMRS Madoc National set to take place this weekend, we thought we’d have a look back at the year Jeremy showed up and won a large chunk of the purse. Jeremy