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Frid’Eh Update #46 Presented by OTSFF

Frid’Eh Update #46 Presented by OTSFF By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Welcome to week 46 of the DMX Frid’Eh Update this week presented by OTSFF. This week belongs to the American rider who I’ll admit I don’t know very much about. We saw him at the first 4 rounds of the 2016 Rockstar Energy MX Nationals series and then he was gone. He was the fast rider on the

Frid’Eh Update #44 Presented by OTSFF

Frid’Eh Update #44 Presented by OTSFF By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Hello, and welcome to Week #44 of the DMX Frid’Eh Update Presented by OTSFF. Wow, how many Shopping Updates till Christmas? As we dive into the official off-season in Motocross, it’s nice to get the chance to talk to some of the racers who make Canadian Motocross the unique scene that it is. In other parts of the

Frid’Eh Update #41

Frid’Eh Update #41 Presented by Yamaha Motor Canada By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford   Welcome to Week #41 of the Direct Motocross Frid’Eh Update this week presented by OTSFF. We’ve all gotten to know Michael Fowler quite well over the past few years. He’s the personal rider who always has time to talk to the media and anyone else who happens along to strike up a conversation. His 2017

Frid’Eh Update #39 Presented by OTSFF

Frid’Eh Update #39 Presented by OTSFF By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Welcome to Week #39 of the DMX Frid’Eh Update this week presented by OTSFF. We did n’t get to see the #39 in action here in Canada this past summer, as it belonged to Vince Friese and he never lined up for a moto. The polarizing 26-year-old rider came to Canada in 2014 and had one of the

Frid’Eh Update #32 Presented by OTSFF

Frid’Eh Update #32 Presented by OTSFF By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Welcome to week #32 of the DMX Frid’Eh Update presented by OTSFF. For 2017, #32 belongs to the rider we’ve gotten to know very well over the past few years. He’s one of those riders you’ll find in that ultra-competitive 12-16th range at the Rockstar Energy MX Nationals. Eric Jeffery is from Bowmanville, Ontario, and is a fixture

Faces at the Races | MX Bon Conseil | OTSFF

Faces at the Races | MX Bon Conseil | OTSFF By Billy Rainford Photos by Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford Let’s have a look at the faces under the helmets and around the races from round 6 of the 2017 Rockstar Energy MX Nationals at MX Bon Conseil near Drummondville, Quebec. Usual Disclaimer: Remember, these are all meant in good humour. Well, it’s my own personal humour…I’ll just assume it’s

Photo Report | Gopher Dunes National | OTSFF

Photo Report | Gopher Dunes National | OTSFF By Billy Rainford The eastern swing of the 2017 Rockstar Energy MX Nationals got underway this past weekend at the famed sand track, Gopher Dunes. The notorious track is known to give racers their most demanding challenge of the season. The 2017 version of the track was even more gnarly than in years past, even without scorching temperatures. There are always more

Photo Report | Rockstar MX Nationals | Regina Round 4 | OTSFF

Photo Report | Rockstar MX Nationals | Regina Round 4 | OTSFF By Billy Rainford Here’s a look at the racing action from round 4 of the Rockstar MX Nationals at Moto Valley Raceway in Regina, Saskatchewan. There were a lot of crazy things and amazing rides that happened on a perfect day out in the prairies. MX2 MX1 We now take a week off before the series starts the

Photo Report | Calgary National | Presented by OTSFF

Photo Report | Calgary National | Presented by OTSFF By Billy Rainford Round 3 of the 2017 Rockstar Energy MX Nationals headed to Wild Rose MX Park in downtown Calgary, Alberta, this past weekend. This track is the only time you’re going to be able to get photos of riders with the city skyline in the background. Because of its closeness, the schedule was pushed back an hour to keep