Tag "Brock Leitner"

PODCAST | #56 Brock Leitner

PODCAST | #56 Brock Leitner By Billy Rainford For 2017, Summerland, BC resident, Brock Leitner, will be #56 in your program but quite possibly much higher than that in your heart. The 19-year-old has been busy the past few years as he tries to compete at the highest levels of the sport.  He came into 2016 with a shoulder injury that kept him out of competition until the series headed

Brock Leitner Injury Update

Brock Leitner Injury Update By Billy Rainford After coming extremely close to making the night show in San Diego (he was 2nd alternate and the 1st alternate got in) #497 Brock Leitner crashed hard during Supercross practice at Lake Elsinore Monday. Brock described his crash like this: “I was heading into the rhythm section by the entry road and was trying an inside line to go roll, double, triple when

PODCAST | Brock Leitner | T Minus 1 Day

PODCAST | Brock Leitner | T Minus 1 Day By Billy Rainford With A1 just a day away, we wanted to get in touch with Canada’s #497 Brock Leitner to get his thoughts as he lines up at the first round of the 2017 Monster Energy AMA Supercross Series at Angel Stadium in Anaheim, California. We gave him a call and caught him just as they were trying to enter the grounds

Frid’Eh Update #45 Presented by Yamaha Motor Canada

Frid’Eh Update #45 Presented by Yamaha Motor Canada By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Welcome to week #45 of the DMX Frid’Eh Update this week presented by Yamaha Motor Canada. 45 means we’ve only got a week’s worth (7) Updates left in 2016. If you’re young and looking forward to getting older so you can either get to high school or finish high school or get to university or finish

Brock Leitner Injury Update

Brock Leitner Injury Update By Billy Rainford I’m sorry to report that the reason you saw BC’s #497 Brock Leitner‘s name listed as DNS in the 250 LCQ at Hangtown MX is for the reason you were afraid of. Brock got caught up in the first turn pile up that sent at least 8 riders to the ground. When riders fell in front of him like dominoes, he had nowhere

Catching Up with…Brock Leitner

Catching Up with…Brock Leitner By Billy Rainford Although Brock Leitner‘s 2015 summer went through more downs than ups, the family was able to turn it all around once the indoor season started. They committed themselves to Arenacross over the winter and Brock even came away with a Pro Lites title along the way. They then loaded up to try their luck at Supercross at San Diego 2. We caught up