Tag "MXGP"

Podcast | Canadian Living in Europe, Kade Walker

Podcast | Canadian Living in Europe, Kade Walker By Billy Rainford Kade Walker is the 20-year-old Quebec native who came up through the amateur motocross ranks as one to watch. He and his family moved south of the border and his career looked to be on track, after winning several titles in the USA. When no teams came knocking, Kade found himself looking abroad for opportunities and landed himself in

2017 Motocross of Nations | Team Canada Post-Race Interviews

2017 Motocross of Nations | Team Canada Post-Race Interviews By Billy Rainford The 2017 Monster Energy Motocross of Nations has come and gone. This event is the biggest on the calendar and everyone wants to perform well in front of the world’s best. Team Canada MXON went in with high hopes of possibly matching or even besting their best-ever finish of 8th overall with a very strong team heading over

RedBud to Host 2018 FIM Motocross of Nations

Legendary Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship Venue RedBud MX Adds to Legacy as Site of 2018 FIM Motocross of Nations U.S. Track to Host Global Battle of Supremacy MORGANTOWN, W. Va. (October 5, 2017) – One of the most storied tracks in the history of the Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship, presented by AMA Pro Racing, will add to its legacy next year when RedBud MX becomes the first venue

Faces at the Races | 2017 MXON | Matterley Basin

Faces at the Races | 2017 MXON | Matterley Basin By Billy Rainford Photos by Emily Nicholson and Bigwave Another Monster Energy Motocross of Nations is in the books and France won it again for the 4th straight year. Team Canada finished 13th after a tough day at the office for all 3 riders – Colton Facciotti, Shawn Maffenbeier, and Tyler Medaglia. Here’s a look back at the 3 days

Photo Report | 2017 MXON at Matterley Basin

Photo Report | 2017 MXON at Matterley Basin Photos and Captions By Billy Rainford It was the 71st Motocross of Nations this past weekend at Matterley Basin in Winchester, England. The track sits in the rolling hills about an hour west of London. Being England, you really never know what you’re going to get for weather and we were expecting the worst when the forecast actually gave a 100% chance

A Few Photos from Team Canada Testing in England

A Few Photos from Team Canada Testing in England By Billy Rainford Photos by Kourtney Lloyd As we get packed and ready to head over to England ourselves for the 2017 MXON at Matterley Basin later today, it was great of Team Canada Manager Kourtney Lloyd to send over a few photos of our guys at Cusses Gorse MX.

Who Ran Canada’s 2017 MXON Numbers in 2009 and How’d They Do?

Who Ran Canada’s 2017 MXON Numbers in 2009 and How’d They Do? By Billy Rainford This coming weekend in England, Team Canada MXON will again compete for the Chamberlain Trophy against the best riders the world has to offer. Canada’s race numbers for 2017 will be 28, 29, and 30. So, how did the riders running those numbers do back in 2009 is the question everyone is asking. No? Sorry,

5 Questions | Team Canada MXON

5 Questions | Team Canada MXON By Billy Rainford In less than 3 weeks, Team Canada MXON will have competed in the 2017 MXON at Matterley Basin in Winchester, England. This event has been held since 1947 and Team Canada will be looking to do well with a very solid team making the trip this year. Team Manager Kourtney Lloyd returns for her second year at the helm and has