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Gopher Dunes SX Track | Practice Photos

Gopher Dunes SX Track | Practice Photos By Billy Rainford Since we’re here in London, ON this week at Delaware Speedway just southwest of the city, we knew riders would be taking advantage of the Gopher Dunes Supercross/Arenacross practice track, so James Lissimore and I headed over to see who was putting in the laps. I shot photos and some video. We were joking about how everyone uses slow motion

ICYMI | Catching Up with…Nathan Bles

ICYMI | Catching Up with…Nathan Bles By Billy Rainford Nathan Bles was that likeable kid who could really rip on a dirt bike. You just knew that, if he could stay focused and interested, he was destined for good things. With a very solid family backing him, Nathan moved up and up and eventually turned Pro. Injuries have plagued his movement toward championships, but he’s always been right there when

Frid’Eh Update #25 Presented by FXR

Frid’Eh Update #25 Presented by FXR By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Hello, and welcome to Week #25 of the DMX Frid’Eh Update Presented by FXR. It’s been a long month and I just finally stepped foot into my house again for the first time since late May. It feels great! Like I always say, I’m always happy to return from these extended #mxroadtrips, but, no sooner than I’m getting

Nathan Bles Injury Update

Nathan Bles Injury Update Before we go any further, Nathan Bles is going to be fine. In fact, he’s already at home recovering from his crash on Sunday at a TVR race at Walton Raceway. However, he sustained a back injury that saw him airlifted to Victoria Hospital in London, ON where he was treated. “I am able to move and walk already. I just have to take it slow

Shortts Lake Swim Race 2017 | MXers Take on the Lake

Shortts Lake Swim Race 2017 | MXers Take on the Lake By Billy Rainford Tyler Medaglia, Kibby, Dan, and Nathan Bles line up for a swim “race” to the far side of Shortts Lake and back in Truro, Nova Scotia. Don’t expect to see any Olympic-caliber swimming here. Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Big Things for Nathan Bles in 2017

Big Things for Nathan Bles in 2017 By Billy Rainford We spoke with Bayfield, Ontario, racer, Nathan Bles, not too long ago. In fact, it was just this past February when we grabbed him for a chat. However, since then, he’s won the inaugural CSRA Snow Bike Championship, announced that he’s competing for Team Canada again at the 2017 ISDE in France, and has signed to race all 10 rounds of

Catching Up with…Nathan Bles

Catching Up with…Nathan Bles I’m not sure if you’ve noticed but there are an awful lot of Canadian Snow Bike racers doing well and racing a lot these days. Ontario Pro motocrosser, Nathan Bles, has thrown his hat int he ring and has been racing snow bikes and sleds this winter. And he’s doing very well! We thought we’d grab him for a chat to find out how things have

Nathan Bles ‘Injury’ Update | The Baja Brawl Crash

Nathan Bles ‘Injury’ Update | The Baja Brawl Crash By Billy Rainford You’ve probably all seen it already – Nathan Bles launching himself into the stratosphere as you wonder whether he over-jumped a triple or under-jumped a quad at last week’s Baja Brawl at Baja Acres in Millington, Michigan. Truth is, it was a tabletop to single jump gone wrong. We gave Nathan a call today to get his thoughts