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Brainstorm | A Look at the Racing in Calgary | 250 Class

Brainstorm | A Look at the Racing in Calgary | 250 Class By Billy Rainford Photos by John Meany (@meandawg15) We’re now two races into the 2019 Rockstar Triple Crown Arenacross Series; Abbotsford and Calgary are now in the books. We’ve had 4 different winners in 4 different main events, and that’s good for the fans. Here’s a look at what I thought of the 250 racing in Calgary. 250

Brainstorm | Nashville SX | 250 East

Brainstorm | Nashville SX| 250 East Photos and Captions by Billy Rainford Jeff McConkey was too busy having fun and ripping around on his brand new 450 in his new Fox gear to do his usual ‘McThoughts,’ so I’ll take over his gig for this week and give it the old ‘Brainstorm‘ treatment. I was at the race down on the track, and this was a weird one from start

Monday Morning Coffee

By Billy Rainford Let’s make this one a double shot of espresso! We pulled into the driveway just after 5:00am after making our way home from Nashville, Tennessee, making that a long drive through the night, but not the ultra-marathon that is a drive home from California. Nothing I can’t handle. Let me say this: Nashville is a stop on the Monster Energy AMA Supercross circuit that belongs on the

Marvin Musquin and Cooper Webb Talk about the Houston SX Contact

Marvin Musquin and Cooper Webb Talk about the Houston SX Contact By Billy Rainford Monster Energy AMA Supercross is a big league series with big league spectator numbers and big league money at stake. But at what point does the fact that you are teammates come into play and you tell yourself it’s important to the sponsors and a whole bunch of people on the same team that you both

Monday Morning Coffee

By Billy Rainford Hey, guess what happened since the last Monday Morning Coffee column. It’s spring! It’s almost time to get Mondays started with a coffee outside on the front porch while I think about random stories that may or may not entertain DMX readers.We’re not quite there yet, but we’re close. I was fortunate enough to spend a large portion of this past winter in warm climates – California