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Frid’Eh Update #8 Presented by Schrader’s

Frid’Eh Update #8 Presented by Schrader’s By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Welcome to Week #8 of the DMX Frid’Eh Update Presented by Schrader’s. We find ourselves in another week with nobody to honour. Career numbers have taken us down for the past couple weeks, so we’re taking this opportunity to get to know some people in our industry. For #8 we’ve gone to the breadbasket of the country, Yes,

Frid’Eh Update #7

Frid’Eh Update #7 By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford JEFF McCONKEY Honda Canada GDR Fox Racing Happy Friday, everyone. The last few weeks we have actually had some excitement from Canadian Moto. The most news has been from the GDR Honda team. First, they announced the signing of rookie Jake Tricco to the squad. This is a great move as Dylan Wright is getting close to moving to the 450

Frid’Eh Update #6 Presented by Cycle North Powersports

Frid’Eh Update #6 Presented by Cycle North Powersports By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Welcome to Week #6 of the DMX Frid’Eh Update Presented by Cycle North Powersports in Prince George, BC. We’re forced to do something a little different for the next few weeks. Why, you ask? Well, this whole career numbers thing has sort of thrown a wrench into our usual sequential order of riders and numbers —

Frid’Eh Update #5 Presented by Race Tech

Frid’Eh Update #5 Presented by Race Tech By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Welcome to Week #5 of the DMX Frid’Eh Update Presented by Race Tech. We’re in a deep freeze in the DMX HQ area so we’re really looking forward to some warmer weather when we can actually start thinking about getting to the tracks again. Seriously, it’s bee -22 Celsius lately! I spent the past month out in

Frid’Eh Update #4 Presented by Yamaha

Frid’Eh Update #4 Presented by Yamaha By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Welcome to Week #4 of the DMX Frid’Eh Update Presented by Yamaha Motor Canada. This week goes out to the rider we’ve all watched come up through the ranks as a highly-touted amateur racer to become one of the greats of our sport. Following in his older brother’s footstep, Jeremy Medaglia has proven he is his own person

Frid’Eh Update #3 Presented by Race Tech

Frid’Eh Update #3 Presented by Race Tech By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Welcome to the 3rd week of the DMX Frid’Eh Update Presented by Race Tech. Week #3 means we are also headed into the 3rd week of Monster Energy AMA Supercross out on the west coast. I’ve been out here for the first 2 rounds and the racing has been great. Unfortunately, the weather has not. They’ve been

Frid’Eh Update #2 Presented by Race Tech | Matt Goerke

Frid’Eh Update #2 Presented by Race Tech | Matt Goerke By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Welcome to the first real week of the Frid’Eh Update. Things have gotten a little sticky since we introduced the career numbers. Matt Goerke is the Florida rider who has been given a partial Canadian citizenship. It’s a rare honour but one we’re happy to bestow on this 3-time Canadian Motocross Champion. The story

Frid’Eh Update #52 Presented by KTM Canada

Frid’Eh Update #52 Presented by KTM Canada By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Hello and welcome to Week #52 of the DMX Frid’Eh Update Presented by KTM Canada. Getting #52 is always a pretty big deal in Canadian Motocross because it means you squeak in and get a Frid’Eh Update dedicated to you. In 2018, #52 belonged to Yanick Boucher from way up in Hearst, Ontario. Yanick is a plumber

Frid’Eh Update #51 Presented by Husqvarna

Frid’Eh Update #51Presented by Husqvarna Canada By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Welcome to Week #51 of the DMX Frid’Eh Update Presented by Husqvarna Canada. Of course, #51 means we are only one week away from a new year. Where does the time go? Like my dad always said, it seems to speed up as you get older. I think it has something to do with the fact that when

Frid’Eh Update #50 Presented by Race Tech

Frid’Eh Update #50 Presented by Race Tech By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Hello, and welcome to Week #50 of the DMX Frid’Eh Update Presented by Race Tech. We had some early snow here near DMX World HQ in Southwestern Ontario, however, we’re in the midst of a nice melt with above-zero temperature and so the snow is almost gone. In fact, the weather is so decent here that Gopher