Tag "Photo Reports"

Photo Report | Rockstar Triple Crown SX Final Round | KTM Canada

Photo Report | Rockstar Triple Crown SX Final Round | KTM Canada Photos and Captions by Billy Rainford The 2020 Rockstar Triple Crown Tour SX Series came to an end this past Saturday at Gopher Dunes. But before we get to the overall finishes and standings in the Triple Crown Tour, let’s take a closer look at the 4th and final round. 250 Class #19 Marshal Weltin had yet to

Amateur SX Rounds 1 and 2 at Gopher Dunes

Amateur SX Rounds 1 and 2 at Gopher Dunes By Billy Rainford There’s also a short amateur racing program at each Rockstar Triple Crown Supercross series round and that means we’re two rounds in. Here are a few photos from Frida and Saturday last week. Pee Wee Open 50 (4-6) Open 50 (7-8) Open 65 Open Junior Open Intermediate Open Ladies Open 85 I’ll leave it with a few shots

Photos Report | Canadian SX Points Heading into the Final Weekend

Photos Report | Canadian SX Points Heading into the Final Weekend By Billy Rainford We’re two rounds in and have two rounds left to go to decide the 2020 Rockstar Triple Crown Supercross Series champions at Gopher Dunes. Derek Schuster and the gang will give the riders a new track for this coming weekend, and it looks like they will be clamping down on the number of bodies on the

How Everyone Looked at Gopher Dunes SX Practice Day

How Everyone Looked at Gopher Dunes SX Practice Day Photos and Captions by Billy Rainford We’re about to head into the Supercross portion of the 2020 Rockstar Energy Triple Crown Tour. We’ll be at Gopher Dunes the next two Friday/Saturday afternoons on the purpose-built track that sits where the Arenacross track is. There’s not a lot changed from the usual configuration and the lap times were around the 35 second

Faces at the Races | Sand Del Lee 2 | Presented by Husqvarna Motorcycles Canada

Faces at the Races | Sand Del Lee 2 | Presented by Husqvarna Motorcycles Canada Photos and Captions by Billy Rainford We were back at Sand Del Lee just outside Ottawa, Ontario, for the final round of the 2020 Rockstar Triple Crown Tour Canadian MX Nationals. Complications at Deschambault required some last-minute shuffling and the gang at SDL put on another national just one week after Round 4. Let’s have

Photo Report | Sand Del Lee II Round 5 | Yamaha Motor Canada

Photo Report | Sand Del Lee II Round 5 | Yamaha Motor Canada Photos and captions by Billy Rainford It was the final round of the 2020 Rockstar Energy Triple Crown Tour Canadian MX Nationals at Sand Del Lee this past weekend. One moto was run on Saturday and then two on Sunday to complete the shortened outdoor season. There were clear favourites in both classes as Jess Pettis had

Faces at the Races | Sand Del Lee 1 | Presented by Fox Racing Canada

Faces at the Races | Sand Del Lee 1 | Presented by Fox Racing Canada By Billy Rainford Photos by Bigwave I decided to make time for my favourite column of the racing season – Faces at the Races. This column tries to have some light-hearted fun while showcasing many of the characters that make the Canadian Moto Scene the best in the world. Here’s a look at some of

Photo Report | Round 4 at Sand Del Lee | Presented by Race Tech

Photo Report | Round 4 at Sand Del Lee | Presented by Race Tech Photos and captions by Billy Rainford #9 Dylan Wright came into Round 4 with a 22-point lead over the 2019 Rockstar Triple Crown Tour 450 champion, #54 Phil Nicoletti. With Dylan growing up just down the road from the track, expectations were high for the rookie 450 rider to be difficult to beat. Rain gave the

Friday at Sand Del Lee

Friday at Sand Del Lee By Billy Rainford In what seems to be the new norm, it’s been sunny all week and we’re expecting rain on Saturday morning for the races. We’re going to have another mudder tomorrow. It looks like it’s supposed to clear up for Sunday, but we’re in for some fun tomorrow. There wasn’t a whole lot going on today at the track today, but I wandered