Tag "Photo Reports"

Brainstorm | Walton National | 450 Class

Brainstorm | Walton National | 450 Class Photos and Words by Billy Rainford The 450 MX season has come and gone…unbelievably, just like now 6-time 450 champion, Colton Facciotti. It seems like he’s been a Pro racer forever and yet it also feels like it went by in a flash. Time is funny like that. Congratulations on a Hall of Fame career, Colton. Let’s have a look at how I

Photo Report | Walton TransCan | Wednesday

Photo Report | Walton TransCan | Wednesday By Billy Rainford Racing continued today, and we started into 2nd motos. The weather was perfect and the racing was great. Here’s a look at some of the winners of Day 3 at the 2019 TransCan GNC at Walton Raceway. Full results HERE.

Photo Report | 2019 Walton TransCan | Tuesday

Photo Report | 2019 Walton TransCan | Tuesday By Billy Rainford Racing got underway for a half day today at the 2019 Walton TransCan GNC. As always, the 250 Intermediate class started the week’s racing. Here’s a look at the moto winners and a bit more… We’ll start with a few of the riders getting ready for Moto 1. For full results, click the link: http://live.tracksideresults.com/amoracing/class.asp?s=&c=all&e=11 We’re back in action

Walton TransCan Pics from Monday

Walton TransCan Pics from Monday By Billy Rainford Made it to Walton Raceway for the start of the TransCan this afternoon. New for me this year is that I’ll be staying onsite all week and living in a nice trailer over by Mel and Brett Lee‘s house. I wandered around earlier this afternoon and shot some photos of some new and old things. Opening Ceremonies start at 7:00pm Eastern from

ECAN Photo Report

ECAN Photo Report By Billy Rainford The Eastern Canadian Amateur Nationals (ECAN) took place just west of Quebec City this past week, and many of our top riders were there. Although the rider turnout appeared down, the fastest riders in most of the classes were on the track when the gates dropped. Here’s a closer look at some of the racing. Full results can be found here: https://speedhive.mylaps.com/Events/1702770

Women’s East MX Nationals | Awards

Women’s East MX Nationals | Awards By Billy Rainford The 4-round 2019 Women’s East MX Nationals finished this past weekend in Deschambault, Quebec. It came down to the wire and was won by a single point. The ladies all met at the Roost Factory by Hoosier Tires pits for the awards ceremony and some bench racing. Here are a few photos of the award winners.

Photo Report | ECAN | Thursday

Photo Report | ECAN | Thursday By Billy Rainford OK, I’m not going to lie, I got here late this afternoon. I missed most of the action from this morning and into the early afternoon. I arrived at Motocross Deschambault at around 2pm, just in time to catch the second 85 (12-16) moto — one of my favourite classes to watch. From what I’ve been able to check out, so

Photo Report | River Glade National

Photo Report | River Glade National Photos and Captions by Billy Rainford I was telling someone just the other day how when I was a young kid racing around Southwestern Ontario, the thought of heading east to River Glade or west to Washougal was the coolest thing I could imagine. I remember hearing about riders heading east to this awesome place out in the maritimes where the lobsters roamed free

Photo Report | Women’s East MX Nationals | Round 1 Gopher Dunes

Photo Report | Women’s East MX Nationals | Round 1 Gopher Dunes Photos and Captions by Billy Rainford 28 women lined up for Round 1 of the Women’s East MX Nationals at Gopher Dunes this past Saturday. These motos would be the first time the women would hit the famed sand track at the end of the day, after the Pro motos had been run — the track would be

Photo Report | Gopher Dunes National

Photo Report | Gopher Dunes National By Billy Rainford We’re finally back in action at the 2019 Rockstar Energy Triple Crown MX Nationals. Let’s hope we don’t have that long a break in the series next year. I don’t need time to go to the beach and play volleyball or do stuff around the house! Anyway, the annual stop at the gruelling sand track at Gopher Dunes took place this