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Catching Up with…Kaven Benoit | GNCC Round 2

Catching Up with…Kaven Benoit | GNCC Round 2 By Billy Rainford Canadian #926 Kaven Benoit entered round 2 of the Amsoil GNCC Series at Hog Waller in Palatka, Florida, this past Sunday afternoon. After racing round 1, 2 weeks before, Kaven was hoping to put what he’d learned to good use at the Wild Boar Enduro. Things don’t always work out the way we want, and Kaven’s day did not

Kaven Benoit to Sit Out from Canadian Nationals until Further Notice

KAVEN BENOIT TO SIT OUT FROM THE CMRC CANADIAN MOTOCROSS NATIONAL UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE KTM THOR RACING TEAM UPDATE Kaven Benoit, MX1 KTM Thor Rider: “Put into racing context, my ankle didn’t react the way I was hoping for. I knew it would be tight timing but I was still trying my best to be ready for the beginning of the National Series. If I want to return before the


THE KTM THOR RACING TEAM IS READY TO RACE CMRC Canadian Motocross Nationals – Pre-season announcement After getting KTM Canada their 3rd MX2 Championship title in a row in 2016, Cole Thompson will be back with the KTM Thor Racing Team & ready to defend his #1 red plate for the 2017 season. During the Canadian MX off-season, Cole has been racing some AMA Supercross as well as the Costa

Kaven Benoit Hangtown Update

Kaven Benoit Hangtown Update By Billy Rainford Canadian #3 KTM Canada Thor Racing rider, Kaven Benoit, lined up for round 1 of the Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship at Hangtown in Sacramento, California, today. His goal was to get a couple gate drops before the Rockstar Energy MX Nationals start at Whispering Pines in Kamloops, BC, June 4th. After injuring his ankle in the off-season, he is trying to get

PODCAST | Kaven Benoit | KTM Canada

PODCAST | Kaven Benoit | KTM Canada By Billy Rainford   Drummondville, Quebec’s Kaven Benoit impressed everyone last summer when he finished 3rd overall in the Rockstar Energy MX Nationals‘ MX1 class in his rookie season. He headed to Europe for an indoor race this past winter and ended up badly breaking his ankle. Because of his injury, Kaven was unable to get south to train as early as he

Catching Up with… Kaven Benoit

Catching Up with… Kaven Benoit By Billy Rainford *this interview was to be the intro to Frid’Eh Update #3. However, as Murphy’s Law dictates, our site updates and host change tried to happen Friday and today. We’ve put the site back the way it was until we get home from California. Sorry for the inconvenience. Here is our conversation with #3 Kaven Benoit. Welcome to Week #3 of the Frid’Eh

Kaven Benoit Injury Update

Kaven Benoit Injury Update By Billy Rainford Canadian MX1 #3, Kaven Benoit, headed over to Germany last week to compete in the Dortmund SX. At the start of the SX final on the second night, Kaven landed hard on his right leg just after the start and immediately knew he’d done damage to it as he franticly waved the medics over. We gave him a call to see how he’s

PODCAST | Kaven Benoit Talks about his Ironman MX National and More…

PODCAST | Kaven Benoit Talks about his Ironman MX National and More… By Billy Rainford Canada’s Kaven Benoit just came back from Ironman MX in Indiana where he enjoyed his most successful Lucas Oil Pro Motocross national 450 race to date. He turned a lot of heads running up near the front with his 3-digit #926. We grabbed him for a quick chat today to get his thoughts on that