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Frid’Eh Update #4 Presented by 100%

Frid’Eh Update #4 Presented by 100% By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Hello, and welcome to Week #4 of the DMX Frid’Eh Update Presented by 100%. We’ll try to do our best, but I have spent the past two days driving from Ontario to Aspen, Colorado, for the 2018 Winter X Games, so I’m on the ragged edge, to say the least. Week #4 belongs to the California native who

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

Frid’Eh Update #2 Presented by 100%

Frid’Eh Update #2 Presented by 100% By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Welcome to Week #2 of 2018. This week, the DMX Frid’Eh Update is brought to you by 100% and belongs to the rider who chose Canada as the place to cap off a motocross career that has spanned the globe and included numerous international championships. #377 Christophe Pourcel is the rider from France who was the 2006 World

Frid’Eh Update #1 Presented by Yamaha Canada

Frid’Eh Update #1 Presented by Yamaha Canada By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Hello and welcome to the first DMX Frid’Eh Update of 2018. Yamaha Motor Canada has been behind Direct Motocross from the beginning so we wanted to thank them for their continued support. Also, #1 for the 2018 season will be none other than Matt Goerke on his Rockstar OTSFF Yamaha. Matt is no stranger to the winner’s

Frid’Eh Update #53 | Bonus Week

Frid’Eh Update #53 | Bonus Week By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Hello and welcome to the annual Bonus Week of the Frid’Eh Update. We’re never sure what to do with these weeks. This is the week of the year that we seem to, admittedly, slack off a little bit. Time spent driving from family to family and never really wanting to pester the riders during their annual week to

Frid’Eh Update #52 Presented by Addikt Graphics

Frid’Eh Update #52 Presented by Addikt Graphics By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford   Welcome to Week #52 of the Frid’Eh Update Presented by Addikt Graphics. For 2017, #52 belonged to Joey Paul from Lavaltrie, Quebec. As most of you know, Joey took his life this past fall. I didn’t know Joey, personally, but after reading through the stories friends and family sent in for this tribute Update, he was

Frid’Eh Update #51 Presented by Matrix Concepts

Frid’Eh Update #51 Presented by Matrix Concepts By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Welcome to Week #51 of the DMX Frid’Eh Update, this week presented by Matrix Concepts. We’re deep into the silly season here in Canada, and we’ll get to that, but first let’s get to know Daniel Mills a little better. I have to admit, I didn’t know anything about him before our conversation this week. He came

Frid’Eh Update #50 Presented by Husqvarna Canada

Frid’Eh Update #50 Presented by Husqvarna Canada By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Welcome to the 50th week of the 2017 DMX Frid’Eh Update this week presented by Husqvarna Motorcycles Canada. Wow, how many shopping days left until Christmas? I know one thing, the liner for my Husqvarna jacket is pretty well worn. I think I’ve had it on every day it’s been less than 5 degrees C! I wonder

Frid’Eh Update #49 Presented by KTM Canada

Frid’Eh Update #49 Presented by KTM Canada By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Welcome to Week #49 of the DMX Frid’Eh Update Presented by KTM Canada. Can you believe this week finds us at the beginning of December?! I’ve always said I get ‘officially’ into the Christmas spirit December 12th. Why, you ask? Well, when I was a little kid, my grandfather came over for Christmas from England on December

Frid’Eh Update #48 Presented by MDD, MX101, and MPCL

Frid’Eh Update #48 Presented by MDD, MX101, and MPCL By Billy Rainford Welcome to Week #48 of the DMX Frid’Eh Update Presented by MX101, MD Distributions, and MP County Line. This week, we’re coming to you from “The Sunshine State” of Florida where the 2017 Thor Winter Olympics Presented by Pro Circuit had to cancel racing Thursday due to the rain we’ve been getting down here. It’s the first time