Video | Sand Del Lee Amateur Open | Schoolboy | Turn.It.Up. By Billy Rainford Second moto video of the Schoolboy class at the Amateur Open at Sand Del Lee in Ottawa, Ontario. Turn. It. Up.
Faces at the Races | Moncton National | Toys for Big Boys By Billy Rainford We’ve made it home from the Atlantic Coast safely, so it’s time to have a look at some of the people who make this annual trip to the right coast as memorable as it always is. I was talking with an American rider who commented on how nice Canadians are, in general. I said to
McThoughts | East Rutherford SX | 450 Class By Jeff McConkey What a crazy race! Eli Tomac went into the 2nd-to-last round of the season as the sole points leader, up by 3 points on Ryan Dungey. Dungey had to go for the win, no more Mr. Consistency, he needed every available point. There are always thoughts of team tactics, when championships are this close at the end of the
McThoughts | Daytona SX | 250 Class By Jeff McConkey The 250 East headed south to Daytona. This year’s track was long, fast and got pretty rough. They added a lot of sand and it made it tough on most. It has got to be hard racing under the lights with the colours of the soil changing in what seemed like every new section. Points leader, Zach Osborne, made it
Podcast | Doug Henry | Winter X Games Adaptive Snocross | Shot Race Gear By Billy Rainford We grabbed motocross legend, #19 Doug Henry, for a chat this afternoon after his Adaptive Snocross Final at the 2017 Winter X Games at Buttermilk Resort in Aspen, Colorado.
McThoughts | A2 | 250 Class | Presented by Leatt and MX101 By Jeff McConkey Photos by Bigwave After winning the first two rounds, #38 Shane McElrath has stated that he is for real and that he a serious title contender. He hasn’t been super-dominant, but he has been very good and has put himself in good positions for this West championship. In the past, injuries have stopped Shane from
On the Radar | Seth Hughes By Jeff McConkey Name: Seth Hughes Age: 15 Hometown: Kitchener, ON School and Grade: Huron Heights Secondary School, Grade 10 Number: 32 Bike: 2016 Yamaha YZ125 Race Club: AMO Classes: MX2 Junior, Schoolboy 1 How did you get started in racing? I got started racing like most kids — my dad had a bike and he raced and as soon as I understood what
Faces at the Races|Calgary Round 3 By Billy Rainford Photos by Bigwave and Jeff McConkey It’s time for our weekly look under the helmets in our favourite column, ‘Faces at the Races.’ Here’s round 3 of the Rockstar Energy MX Nationals at Wild Rose MX Park in Calgary, Alberta. Remember, this is all in good fun. No animals or feelings were hurt in the production of this column. Maybe
McThoughts: Women’s West MX Nationals|Calgary Round 3 By Jeff McConkey I finally made it out West to take in a Women’s West round this past weekend. I don’t think I could have picked a better round. The Calgary track has some nice elevation and a few big jumps. The track was pretty dry on Saturday, as the crew held off on laying down the water due to the forecast. Throw