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Podcasts | Team Canada MXON – Saturday

Podcasts | Team Canada MXON – Saturday By Billy Rainford We talk with the 3 Team Canada MXON riders after they finished 11th overall and move on to the A Finals Sunday here at the 2018 Red Bud MXON. MXGP – Colton Facciotti (17th)   MX2 – Jess Pettis (13th)   Open – Tyler Medaglia (13th)

Gopher Dunes SX Track | Practice Photos

Gopher Dunes SX Track | Practice Photos By Billy Rainford Since we’re here in London, ON this week at Delaware Speedway just southwest of the city, we knew riders would be taking advantage of the Gopher Dunes Supercross/Arenacross practice track, so James Lissimore and I headed over to see who was putting in the laps. I shot photos and some video. We were joking about how everyone uses slow motion

Gopher Dunes Montreal SX Practice Day Photos

Gopher Dunes Montreal SX Practice Day Photos By Billy Rainford When I saw on Instagram that the Rockstar OTSFF Yamaha guys were out at the Gopher Dunes Arenacross/Supercross practice track on Tuesday, I quickly gave team manager, Steve Simms, and Gopher Dunes owner, Derek Schuster, a call to see if they’d be back on Wednesday. Fortunately, the heavy rain we’ve gotten lately meant they really couldn’t ride the track and

Audio Interviews | We Talk to the Champs: Jess Pettis and Colton Facciotti

Audio Interviews | We Talk to the Champs: Jess Pettis and Colton Facciotti By Billy Rainford #15 Jess Pettis from Prince George, BC just won his first Canadian Pro Motocross Championship this past weekend at Walton Raceway. #45 Colton Facciotti, who now calls Aylmer, ON home, just tied JSR‘s record with his 5th. We grabbed them for short talks at the end of busy day and long summer. Jess Pettis

Team Canada MXON | We Talk to Colton, Jess, and Kaven

Team Canada MXON | We Talk to Colton, Jess, and Kaven By Billy Rainford With the announcement of Team Canada MXON for this year’s event at Red Bud yesterday, we knew you’d want to hear how excited each rider is to have been chosen to represent Canada. We grabbed each of them and asked the simple question: “How pumped are you to be on Team Canada heading to the MXON?”

9 Questions for Our Points Leaders, #15 Jess Pettis and #45 Colton Facciotti

9 Questions for Our Points Leaders, #15 Jess Pettis and #45 Colton Facciotti By Billy Rainford     #15 Jess Pettis from Prince George, BC has had his ups and downs this season, but, with only 3 rounds to go, finds himself alone atop the 250 standings. We grabbed him at his home in central BC during this break before we get back to racing this Saturday at River Glade

#100 Colton Facciotti’s Daytona Supercross Experience

#100 Colton Facciotti’s Daytona Supercross Experience By Billy Rainford Aylmer, Ontario, rider #100 Colton Facciotti headed to the 2018 Daytona Supercross this past weekend to check something off his bucket list — to qualify for and race a 450 Supercross Main. The 4-time Canadian Motocross Champ is no stranger to racing in the confines of a Supercross or Arenacross track, but it has been a long time since he’d done

Frid’Eh Update #3 Presented by Race Tech

Frid’Eh Update #3 Presented by Race Tech By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Sometimes, you have to take a moment and say that again: Colton Facciotti has been a Pro racer since he was 14. Do you remember being 14? I do. And I can tell you I wasn’t ready to be taking anything seriously, let alone the very competitive and dangerous sport of Pro Motocross! Most are still looking