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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

Monday Morning Coffee…on a Tuesday

Monday Morning Coffee…on a Tuesday By Billy Rainford With the past couple days being spent mostly in the rental car and on a plane, I wasn’t able to get to the Monday Morning Coffee column in time this week. We just attended the biggest motocross event on the yearly calendar and it really irked me not to have time to write anything about it in this, my weekly opinion column.

Podcasts | 2017 MXON Team Canada | Sunday

Podcasts | 2017 MXON Team Canada | Sunday By Billy Rainford After a 13th place for Team Canada MXON, we grabbed the 3 riders for a chat at the end of the day. Here’s what Colton Facciotti, Shawn Maffenbeier, and Tyler Medaglia had to say about their rides at the 2017 MXON at Matterley Basin in Winchester, England. #28 Colton Facciotti – MXGP | 34-25 #29 Shawn Maffenbeier – MX2

Photos from Saturday Qualifying at the 2017 MXON

Photos from Saturday Qualifying at the 2017 MXON By Billy Rainford Team Canada MXON didn’t set the world on fire today in qualifying, but they got the job done and are going straight to the A Mains Sunday at the 2017 MXON at Matterley Basin in Winchester, England. The team of Colton Facciotti, Shawn Maffenbeier, and Tyler Medaglia placed 15th overall and will not have to suffer the stress of