Tag "MXON"

The Story Behind the Photo(s) | Mitch Cooke MXON 2009

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?

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

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

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

Team USA Announced for 2017 MXON

2017 AMA U.S. Motocross of Nations Team Announced in Advance of Unadilla National with Trio of First-Time Representatives Seely, Osborne, and Covington Set to Chase Victory in United Kingdom NEW BERLIN, N.Y. (August 12, 2017) – Along with U.S. Team Manager Roger DeCoster, the AMA announced the three-rider lineup for the 2017 FIM Motocross of Nations (MXoN) on Saturday, just prior to the start of the Unadilla National, Round 10

#TBT | Team Canada MXON | 2009 Italy

#TBT | Team Canada MXON | 2009 Italy By Billy Rainford With the 2017 edition of Team Canada MXON just having been announced, we thought it may be cool to look back 8 years to the time when Tyler Medaglia, Dean Wilson, and Mitch Cooke flew the red and white flag in Franciacorta, Italy, at the MXoN.

Gatorback Gets 2017 Monster Energy MXGP of USA

Monster Energy MXGP of USA Venue Announcement (PIETRAMURATA) Trentino, Italy, 13 April 2017 – Youthstream and MX Sports Pro RacingĀ are very proud to announce that the Monster Energy MXGP of USA scheduled on September, the 3rd will be held at Gatorback Cycle Park in Gainesville, Florida. Gatorback Cycle Park has already hosted professional motocross racing in the past as a stop on the AMA Pro Motocross schedule from 1983 to

Fox Racing Presents | MXON 2016 – ReLive the Weekend

Re-Live the biggest event of the season, Motocross of Nations 2016! Motocross of Nations 2016, Maggiore-Italy will go down in the history books as one of the most exciting events. The atmosphere, crowd and above all the racing was off the charts. Fox Racing continued to show its dominance by equipping riders from more than 10 different Nations. It went down the wire till the last corner when Gautier Paulin’s

Photo Report | 2016 MXON | Maggiora Italy

Photo Report | 2016 MXON | Maggiora Italy By Billy Rainford Photos by James Lissimore Wow! That’s pretty much all you can say after being at a MXON in Europe. I woke up in a cold sweat last night having nightmares of bladeless chainsaws revving out at 12000rpms, and megaphones, and horns, and anything you could modify to make an already loud machine even louder. I forgot to put in