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ICYMI | Catching Up with Keylan Meston

ICYMI | Catching Up with Keylan Meston By Billy Rainford Catching Up with Calgary racer, Keylan Meston. | Bigwave photo Keylan Meston is the Calgary, Alberta, racer who we’ve gotten to know pretty well over the last few years. He is always quick to allow us to get in his face with an interview and he even does it with a smile. He’s become one of our favourite riders to

ICYMI | Catching Up with Rick Bradshaw

ICYMI | Catching Up with Rick Bradshaw By Billy Rainford   We’ve gone west on the #1 highway, veered north west on highway 16 just past Winnipeg, Manitoba, at Portage La Prairie, and gone past Neepwa, Minnedosa, Shoal Lake, Russell, Langenburg, Churchbridge, and on to Yorkton, Saskatchewan, where Rick Bradshaw has met us with his usual open arms…figuratively. Rick is one of the good guys in the sport and has

ICYMI | Catching Up with Jeremy Medaglia

ICYMI | Catching Up with Jeremy Medaglia By Billy Rainford Following in his older brother’s footstep, Jeremy Medaglia has proven he is his own person and has always done things his way. Riding for many of the top factory-supported teams in Canada, Jeremy has always been a fan favourite when and wherever he shows up. His autograph lines at the nationals are always among the longest. He’s been forced to

ICYMI | Catching Up with Shawn Maffenbeier

ICYMI | Catching Up with Shawn Maffenbeier By Billy Rainford Catching Up with Shawn Maffenbeier. | Bigwave photo Shawn Maffenbeier is the career #3 rider who had a good year in 2018. We did a pretty extensive interview with him not long ago, after it was announced officially that he would be taking his skills to the 450 class in 2019 and beyond on the Rockstar OTSFF Yamaha team –

ICYMI | Catching Up with #2 Matt Goerke

ICYMI | Catching Up with #2 Matt Goerke By Billy Rainford Catching Up with Florida rider #2 Matt Goerke. | Bigwave photo 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 about Matt that I’ll tell until the end is about his last name. Being that I

ICYMI | Catching Up with William Crete

ICYMI | Catching Up with William Crete By Billy Rainford William Crete is from Blainville, Quebec, and has been on the scene for a few years and it would be great to see him get the chance to run the entire Motocross series from coast to coast one day. Here’s a look at his 2018 season: MX SX We got in touch this week to find out a little more

ICYMI | Catching Up with #49 Kein Denzler | KTM Canada

ICYMI | Catching Up with #49 Kein Denzler By Billy Rainford Catching Up with Ohio racer, #49 Kein Denzler. | Bigwave photo Kein Denzler is from Ohio and made his Professional debut with us here in Canada a couple years ago. He’s is the rider we’ve watched work his way to becoming a solid top 10 contender every time he’s on the track. He wasn’t able to race as much

ICYMI | Catching Up with Ryan Dowd

ICYMI | Catching Up with Ryan Dowd By Billy Rainford     Ryan Dowd came into the sport like every other rider does as a kid — his dad is a legend in the sport! OK, maybe that’s not how the rest of us got our start in this crazy sport, but it’s the reality for this Massachusetts, racer. Ryan jumped into our series for the eastern swing. Here’s a

ICYMI | Catching Up with Colton Facciotti

ICYMI | Catching Up with Colton Facciotti By Billy Rainford Catching Up with 5-time Canadian MX champion, Colton Facciotti. | Bigwave photo With everything that happened last week at round 3 of the Rockstar Triple Crown Supercross Series Presented by Dollarama, I was a little hesitant when I realized we were heading into Colton Facciotti‘s week for the Update Intro Interview. Colton was more than willing to chat and we

#ICYMI | Catching Up with Tallon Lafountaine

#ICYMI | Catching Up with Tallon Lafountaine By Billy Rainford Catching Up with Tallon Lafountaine. Tallon Lafountaine is the American rider with a strong Canadian connection that we’ll let him explain to us. He’s crossed the border  to race quite a few times and made an immediate impression when he did. He earned #42 for 2018 during his western rounds appearances in the 2017 season. He’s obviously a rider who