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FXR’s Andy White Talks about the FXR Sand Del Lee Cup this Weekend

FXR’s Andy White Talks about the FXR Sand Del Lee Cup this Weekend By Billy Rainford If you’re looking for another great two-day event to hit this summer, be sure to head to the famed Sand Del Lee track at MX101 just outside our nation’s capital, Ottawa, Ontario, this weekend. FXR has partnered up with Johnny Grant and the gang at one of the favourite tracks in Canada. We wanted

The Story Behind the Photo | Ryan Lockhart | Sand Del Lee 2008

The Story Behind the Photo | Ryan Lockhart | Sand Del Lee 2008 By Billy Rainford When we posted a photo of #22 Kyle Beaton on Instagram winning the 2008 CMRC Motocross National at Sand Del Lee, it prompted a comment from fellow competitor, #9 Ryan Lockhart. Ryan alluded to a story he says he tells “10-12 times a year,” so we had to get to the bottom of it.

$2 Tuesday: Dylan Wright|125 2-Stroke Love at Sand Del Lee

$2 Tuesday: Dylan Wright|125 2-Stroke Love at Sand Del Lee By Billy Rainford This video goes back a couple years to when Richmond, Ontario, rider, #539 Dylan Wright was a blazingly fast Intermediate. I don’t want to sound like ‘that old guy you know,’ but listening to him wring the neck of that 125 just gets my heart pounding and, to me, sounds the way moto should sound – a

2016 Rockstar Energy MX Nationals: Time for a Change?

2016 Rockstar Energy MX Nationals: Time for a Change? By Billy Rainford By now, we’ve all heard the rumours: Walton Raceway will be off the schedule in 2016. As difficult as that is to believe, there may be some validity to it. The Walton National has been the end of the Pro season in Canada for a long time – it’s WALTON! In fact, nobody even says “the end of

VIDEO: Introducing Jean-Christophe Bujold at Sand Del Lee

VIDEO: Introducing Jean-Christophe Bujold Intermediate rider, #456 Jean-Christophe Bujold, talks about his second-ever Rockstar Energy MX National where he finished top Intermediate rider (21-17 19th) against the top Pro riders in MX2 at the Ottawa MX National at Sand Del Lee. Sunday, July 19, 2015

McThoughts: Ottawa National

McThoughts: Ottawa National By Jeff McConkey MX2 Round 6 went off on Saturday just outside of Ottawa, Ontario. It was very hot, and very humid, but that didn’t hold back the top racers from hanging it out and giving us some great racing. Kaven Benoit went 1-1 yet again, and looks to be on his way to his 2nd National Championship. There are still a few riders with a mathematical

Faces at the Races – Ottawa National

Faces at the Races – Ottawa National Photos and captions by Billy Rainford These photos won’t come close to describing just how humid it really was last weekend at Sand Del Lee for round 2 of the Women’s East Nationals, round 2 of the KTM East Supermini Nationals, or round 6 of the Rockstar Energy MX Nationals. Here’s a look at some of the people who made it through one