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A Few Photos from Friday in Calgary

A Few Photos from Friday in Calgary Photos and Captions by Billy Rainford We’re only one sleep away from getting underway here in Calgary for round 1 of the 2018 Rockstar Triple Crown Motocross Tour. Here are a few photos from the Wild Rose MX facility Friday afternoon as everyone was parked and getting ready to kick the summer off. Riders meeting is an hour later than usual here in

Photo Report | Jeff Hits an SCRC Race in Oxbow, Saskatchewan

Photo Report | Jeff Hits an SCRC Race in Oxbow, Saskatchewan By Jeff McConkey Photos by Kate Lees This past weekend, I was fortunate to receive an offer to travel West to Saskatchewan to take part in the SCRC Series (South Corner Racing Series). Brian Lees and the amazing staff from Moose Mountain Leisure set me up with¬† brand new Kawasaki¬† KX250f. This weekend’s race was situated in Oxbow, Saskatchewan,

Photo Report | Walton Raceway Open House

Photo Report | Walton Raceway Open House By Billy Rainford I made the familiar drive north from London to the small town of Walton, ON that is very much looking forward to hosting the biggest race on the Canadian Motocross calendar again this August. After a year off the schedule, the Walton TransCan Amateur Motocross GNC is back, and the industry is happy to see it. Kids from across Canada

Photo Report | Motopark SWO ANQ

Photo Report | Motopark SWO ANQ Photos and Captions by Billy Rainford Round 2 of the Southwestern Ontario (SWO) Walton TransCan ANQ series took place at Motopark up in Chatsworth, Ontario this past weekend. This AMO-sanctioned event drew a ton of races, and cars were even forced to park down the gravel road outside the gates of the facility. With renewed interest in the TransCan at Walton Raceway for the

Photo Report | Barrie Arenacross | Final Round | The Amateurs

Photo Report | Barrie Arenacross | Final Round | The Amateurs Photos and Captions by Billy Rainford The Arenacross portion of the 2018 Rockstar Triple Crown Arenacross Tour Parts Canada Amateur All-Stars program has come to a close. Racing these indoor tracks can be quite a challenge, and all these amateur riders who braved the challenge will remember the experience for the rest of their lives. The dirt in Barrie

Photo Report | Barrie Arenacross | Final Round

Photo Report | Barrie Arenacross | Final Round Photos and Captions by Billy Rainford Round 6 of the Rockstar Triple Crown Arenacross Tour is in the books and that means we’ve added two new Canadian champions to the record books. The series took racers to Abbotsford, Calgary, Sarnia, and Barrie, and now we await the start of the Motocross portion of the season. With a storm that threatened to keep

Barrie Arenacross | Saturday Qualifying Photos

Barrie Arenacross | Saturday Qualifying Photos Photos and Captions by Billy Rainford It looks like we’re going to be stranded here in Barrie, as the snow, rain, sleet and whatever other form or H2O can possibly fall from the sky will not quit. It’s the final round of the Rockstar Triple Crown Arenacross Tour. The 250 Pro class has been decided, and #3 Shawn Maffenbeier is the champion. The 450

Photo Report | Barrie Arenacross | Friday Night

Photo Report | Barrie Arenacross | Friday Night Photos and Captions by Billy Rainford Here’s a look at the Pro racing action from Friday night at the Rockstar Triple Crown Arenacross Tour in Barrie, ON. 250 Class 1. 15 Jess Pettis YAM 2. 66 Marco Cannella YAM 3. 3 Shawn Maffenbeier KAW (Clinched title) 4. 101 Ryan Lockhart KAW 5. 23 Jason Benny KAW 6. 179 Westen Wrozyna KAW 7.

Barrie Pro Practice Photos

Barrie Pro Practice Photos Photos and Captions by Billy Rainford Things are a little tricky here in Barrie for the final weekend of racing in the Rockstar Triple Crown Arenacross Tour. The dirt is damp and has been rutting up very quickly so far tonight. The crew has been very busy getting the equipment out between each session to bring the track back to a safe level for the riders.