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Frid’Eh Update #22 Presented by Shift Holeshot Challenge

Frid’Eh Update #22 Presented by Shift Holeshot Challenge By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Welcome to week Week #22 of the DMX Frid’Eh Update Presented by the Shift Holeshot Challenge. We’re heading into Week 2 of the Rockstar Triple Crown MX Tour but we’ll be missing this rider who has been steadily improving and looking to race on the biggest stages in the world. Brock Leitner and his family now

San Diego Supercross | #497 Brock Leitner Interview

San Diego Supercross | #497 Brock Leitner Interview By Billy Rainford I always dread walking up and asking a rider for an interview when I can plainly see they are not thrilled with how their day went. Unfortunately, this is motocross racing and things don’t always go your way. In fact, on average, a racer’s goals are usually not met but that’s a huge part of what keeps them lining

#497 Brock Leitner Injury Update

#497 Brock Leitner Injury Update By Billy Rainford Canadian #497 Brock Leitner from Summerland, BC competed in round 5 of the 2018 Monster Energy AMA Supercross Series Saturday at Oakland Coliseum in Oakland, California. During a qualifying session, Brock got sideways in the whoops section and went down hard, taking him out of competition for the remainder of the day. Brock received immediate medical attention from the Asterisk Medical Crew

4+ For 497 | Brock Leitner | Houston Supercross

4+ For 497 | Brock Leitner | Houston Supercross By Billy Rainford Motocross is all about progression. Of course, you dream of making it to the ‘big show’ under the lights of the stadiums and Monster Energy Supercross, but every rider knows there are many steps before you take that last one. Well, Canadian rider #497 Brock Leitner just took the next step. Brock made his first night program at

Four Questions for 497 | Brock Leitner | A1

Four Questions for 497 | Brock Leitner | A1 By Billy Rainford #497 Brock Leitner is our Canadian rider competing in the 2018 250 West Supercross Series. Round 1 took place in Anaheim, California, this past Saturday and we caught up with the BC rider to get his thoughts on the weekend. We’re going to do this every week, so we didn’t want him to get sick of us calling,

Video | #497 Brock Leitner | Laps at Lake Elsinore SX Track

Video | #497 Brock Leitner | Laps at Lake Elsinore SX Track By Billy Rainford #497 Brock Leitner‘s dad, Ricky Wrench, sent over this video of Brock putting in laps at Lake Elsinore. Brock is competing in the 2018 250 West Supercross Series. Redline powercraft Kawasaki Canada ROQ power tongs Strikt Gear 100% goggles Virus action sport performance DT1 filters Pro Taper SKVI Temecula Motorsports FMF SAXX Underwear HJC Helmets

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