Tag "Frid’Eh Update"

Frid’Eh Update #47 Presented by Dragon

Frid’Eh Update #47 Presented by Dragon By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Week #47 belongs to the California rider with Canadian parents, Tallon LaFountaine – he lives basically at the base of Big Bear Mountain road. The past couple summers, Tallon has come north and raced like a rider we all wanted to see compete in the entire series. Unfortunately, his plans south of the border stopped him from joining

Frid’Eh Update #46 Presented by OTSFF

Frid’Eh Update #46 Presented by OTSFF By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Welcome to week 46 of the DMX Frid’Eh Update this week presented by OTSFF. This week belongs to the American rider who I’ll admit I don’t know very much about. We saw him at the first 4 rounds of the 2016 Rockstar Energy MX Nationals series and then he was gone. He was the fast rider on the

Frid’Eh Update #45 Presented by Race Tech

Frid’Eh Update #45 Presented by Race Tech By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Welcome to the week of the Update that is near and dear to my heart. You see, 45 was the number I chose as my first-ever racing number and it’s always great to see who gets it each time the new numbers come out. In 2017, that lucky rider was Langley, BC rider, Dylan Delaplace. Dylan and

Frid’Eh Update #44 Presented by OTSFF

Frid’Eh Update #44 Presented by OTSFF By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Hello, and welcome to Week #44 of the DMX Frid’Eh Update Presented by OTSFF. Wow, how many Shopping Updates till Christmas? As we dive into the official off-season in Motocross, it’s nice to get the chance to talk to some of the racers who make Canadian Motocross the unique scene that it is. In other parts of the

Frid’Eh Update #43 Presented by Husqvarna Canada

Frid’Eh Update #43 Presented by Husqvarna Canada By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Welcome to Week #43 of the DMX Frid’Eh Update. We didn’t get to see the number at the races this summer, as it seems Marcus Nilsen has taken a step back from motocross. In fact, he told us he hasn’t even been on a bike since the last time he raced up here in Canada! It’s never

Frid’Eh Update #42 Presented by Strikt

Frid’Eh Update #42 Presented by Strikt By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Welcome to week #42 of the DMX Frid’Eh Update this week presented by Strikt. Wow, only 10 more weeks left in the DMX Frid’Eh Update Calendar. Where does the time go? This Update also falls on a dreaded Friday the 13th. That means the pilgrimage to Port Dover here in Southwestern Ontario is on for anyone riding a

Frid’Eh Update #41

Frid’Eh Update #41 Presented by Yamaha Motor Canada By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford   Welcome to Week #41 of the Direct Motocross Frid’Eh Update this week presented by OTSFF. We’ve all gotten to know Michael Fowler quite well over the past few years. He’s the personal rider who always has time to talk to the media and anyone else who happens along to strike up a conversation. His 2017

Frid’Eh Update #40 Presented by Team Canada MXON

Frid’Eh Update #40 Presented by Team Canada MXON By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Taylor Ciampichini is the stylish rider from Barrie, Ontario, who we’ve gotten to know well over the years. In 2016, he earned #40 but then we didn’t see him at the races much this past summer. In fact, he only raced 2 rounds and will be #76 for 2018. Like most riders his age, he’s had

Frid’Eh Update #39 Presented by OTSFF

Frid’Eh Update #39 Presented by OTSFF By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Welcome to Week #39 of the DMX Frid’Eh Update this week presented by OTSFF. We did n’t get to see the #39 in action here in Canada this past summer, as it belonged to Vince Friese and he never lined up for a moto. The polarizing 26-year-old rider came to Canada in 2014 and had one of the

Frid’Eh Update #38 Presented by Fly Racing

Frid’Eh Update #38 Presented by Fly Racing By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Welcome to the 38th week of the DMX Frid’Eh Update this week brought to you by Fly Racing. Tim Tremblay has never been short on skill. It seems we get a breakthrough performance from him every summer. In 2017, he got his chance to race the entire series on a factory team with little else to worry