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
2017 Team Canada MXON Saturday Qualifiers By Billy Rainford Team Canada MXON qualified 15th Saturday at the MXON at Matterley Basin in Winchester, England. Here’s some raw video of the 3 races – MX1, MX2, and Open.
Qualifying Results MXGP Pos Nr Rider Nat. Fed. Bike Time laps Diff. First Diff. Prev. Bestlaptime in lap Speed 1 67 Gajser, Tim SLO AMZS Honda 27:02.312 10 0:00.000 0:00.000 2:26.581 3 47.8 2 1 Paulin, Gautier FRA MCM Husqvarna 27:07.728 10 0:05.416 0:05.416 2:26.697 5 47.8 3 13 Cairoli, Antonio ITA FMI KTM 27:09.153 10 0:06.841 0:01.425 2:27.299 5 47.6 4 19 Anstie, Max GBR ACU Husqvarna 27:23.798 10
Podcasts | Team Canada MXON | Saturday Qualifying By Billy Rainford We grabbed Team Canada MXON riders, Colton Facciotti, Shawn Maffenbeier, and Tyler Medaglia, and Team Manager Kourtney Lloyd after the team qualified 15th Saturday at Matterley Basin. #28 Colton Facciotti – MXGP 14th #29 Shawn Maffenbeier – MX2 11th #30 Tyler Medaglia – Open 14th Kourtney Lloyd – Team Manager
Team Canada Photos from Thursday Practice at Cusses Gorse in England By Billy Rainford Team Canada MXON was over at the track called Cusses Gorse Thursday for final preparations for the 2017 MXON at Matterley Basin here in England. The track is located only 10 minutes from Stonehenge (my second favourite henge…) and the roads getting to it gave all of us who were behind the wheel fits. You’d think
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.
The Story Behind the Photo(s) | Mitch Cooke MXON 2009 By Billy Rainford We’re about to embark on another adventure with Team Canada Motocross of Nations this coming week at Matterley Basin in England. You never know what to expect at these one-day events; all you can do is be there when “it” happens. Back in 2009, our team consisted of Tyler Medaglia, Dean Wilson, and Mitch Cooke. We qualified
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,
Colton Facciotti’s Team Canada MXON Fox Racing Helmet Check out Colton Facciotti‘s full custom Fox V3 helmet painted by Painthouse Customs @painthousecustoms. custom white rubber gasket custom red comfort liner custom paint (all paint. no decals used) all-over leaf pattern comes from World Cup Champion Finn Iles of Whistler, BC’s downhill helmet the chainsaws are for World Cup Champion Stevie Smith from Nanaimo, BC the 7C is a tribute to
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