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Faces at the Races | Pleasant Valley National | Freedom Cycle

Faces at the Races | Pleasant Valley National | Freedom Cycle By Billy Rainford Here’s our weekly look at the riders under their helmets and people just enjoying themselves at the races. It’s our tongue-in-cheek look at some of the personalities in our sport. This week, we’re at Pleasant Valley, just outside Truro, Nova Scotia. Big thanks to Randy McLeod and the gang over at Freedom Cycle here in Truro.

Photo Report | Pleasant Valley National | Freedom Cycle

Photo Report | Pleasant Valley National | Freedom Cycle By Billy Rainford The Rockstar Energy MX Nationals were back at Pleasant Valley in Truro, Nova Scotia, this past Sunday. After a full day of amateur racing on Saturday, the track was prepped and ready to go for the Pro riders. Numbers were a little lower than we’ve seen at the other rounds, so it meant that everyone who signed up

Monday Morning Coffee | Presented by Freedom Cycle

Monday Morning Coffee | Presented by Freedom Cycle By Billy Rainford Good morning and welcome to another Monday morning cup of coffee. This week, we’re’ sitting in Truro, Nova Scotia, a day after round 7 of the Rockstar Energy MX Nationals at Pleasant Valley. The weather couldn’t have been more perfect for racing yesterday. There wasn’t a cloud in the sky and the temperature and humidity were literally perfect. There

Photo Report|Pleasant Valley National|Presented by Freedom Cycle

Photo Report|Pleasant Valley National|Presented by Freedom Cycle Photos and Captions by Billy Rainford The Rockstar Energy Drink MX Nationals returned to Pleasant Valley in Truro, Nova Scotia, for the first time since 2002. Trivia question: Who won the 125 and 250 class at the 2002 Pleasant Valley National? 125 Class 250 Class Source: www.mxnationals.ca The races returned for their first of two rounds in the Maritimes. The track looked beautiful

Frid’Eh Update #30 Presented by Freedom Cycle

Frid’Eh Update #30 Presented by Freedom Cycle By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Welcome to another busy week here at Direct Motocross for Frid’Eh Update #30 Presented by Freedom Cycle in Halifax and Truro, Nova Scotia. We’re currently somewhere on the eastern seaboard of the United States near Portland, Maine. As I sit here in a roadside restaurant writing about our little sport of motocross, it’s difficult to listen to

Frid’Eh Update #30 Presented by Freedom Cycle

Frid’Eh Update #30 Presented by Freedom Cycle By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Welcome to week #30for the DMX Frid’Eh Update Presented by Freedom Cycle. For 2015, #30 is the rider who has been racing at the professional level a long time. After his rather gnarly femur injury a few years ago out in Kamloops, it was great to see Kyle Keast‘s commitment to the sport when he decided to