Tag "Mini O’s"

Sometimes, Black and White is Nice

Sometimes, Black and White is Nice By Billy Rainford It’s always fun to mess around in editing after I get home from a motocross road trip. My favourite thing to do is take podium/head shots, and maybe even some action shots, then make them black and white for a more emotional effect. Here are a few I did from the 2019 Thor Mini O’s at Gatorback Cycle Park near Gainesville,

Faces at the Races | 2019 Mini O’s

Faces at the Races | 2019 Mini O’s Photos and Captions by Billy Rainford OK, so I’m a little bit behind in my 2019 Mini O’s coverage. Things got a little weird at the end of this particular road trip, what with the getting the van run over by a transport truck and all. However, like a good motocross interview goes, “No excuses…” (After giving a long list of excuses)

2019 Mini O’s | Post-Race Video Interviews

2019 Mini O’s | Post-Race Video Interviews By Billy Rainford After a long week at Gatorback Cycle Park in Gainesville, Florida, we spoke with several Canadians who raced the 48th Annual Thor Winter Olympics. #43 Noah Viney #53 Bjorn Viney #25 Tristan Dares #2 Sebastien Racine #421 Nick Zoratti #18 Leith Ness #61 Ben Mistelbacher Thanks for taking the time with us, everyone. Safe travels home.

Photo Report | 2019 Mini O’s | Saturday – Day 6

Photo Report | 2019 Mini O’s | Saturday – Day 6 By Billy Rainford 250 Pro Sport started the morning. Heavy hitters #34 Jarrett Frye and #604 Max Miller went down in the first turn and had to start from the back of the pack. Out front, #93 Gonzales was looking good with #93 Hardy Munos in chase. 3rd was #628 Parker Mashburn. Munos would make the pass and hold

Photo Report | 2019 Mini O’s | Friday- Day 5

Photo Report | 2019 Mini O’s | Friday- Day 5 By Billy Rainford We woke up to 9 degrees and clear blue skies this Friday morning. I don’t believe in jinxes so I’m going to go ahead and say that this has been the best year weather-wise I can remember! The first race of the day was the 40+ class and it was won by #70 John Grewe with, you

Photo Report | 2019 Mini O’s | Thursday – Day 4

Photo Report | 2019 Mini O’s | Thursday – Day 4 By Billy Rainford I slept in a little bit and made it to the track to catch #43 Noah Viney up in 2nd place in the first Div of 85 (12-13) Ltd. He was right on the rear wheel of #86 and was pressuring for the win but ran out of laps. Great ride for the young Ottawa native

2019 Mini O’s | Wednesday | Day 3

2019 Mini O’s | Wednesday | Day 3 By Billy Rainford The day started out warmer and the fog had already lifted when I got to the track. I was upgraded to my own room at the house after Brendan headed back to Palm Coast, so I was on a full night’s sleep and feeling great as we headed into the final day of SX racing before moving over to