We’ve all got these stories about where it all began, and this one is mine | Bigwave Sr. photoSince I wasn’t at a race this past weekend and don’t have a bunch of content to go through, I thought I’d use this Throwback Thursday to bore you all with where it all began for me. I know we all have individual stories about the day you got the ‘moto bug,’ and here’s mine.The year was 1981 (yep, you read that right!) and I remember it like it was…a hell of a long time ago!The guy across the street fr
#TBT | Team Canada at the 2009 MXON in Italy By Billy Rainford Here’s a look back at Team Canada‘s experience at the 2009 MXON in Italy.
#TBT | Jeremy Medaglia at the 2012 MMRS Madoc National We haven’t seen #14 Jeremy Medaglia at the races since the 2nd round of the Rockstar Energy MX Nationals at the Wastelands in Nanaimo, BC. With the 6th annual MMRS Madoc National set to take place this weekend, we thought we’d have a look back at the year Jeremy showed up and won a large chunk of the purse. Jeremy
#TBT|#335 Joey Crown Races Pro/Am at Walton Raceway Remember that time Michigan’s #335 Joey Crown showed up at Walton Raceway and won an MX2 moto going 8-1 for 2nd overall? It happened last summer and here’s a look back at it. Joey Crown Races MX2 Pro:Am at Walton Raceway from Directmotocross.com on Vimeo.
#TBT|Jeremy Medaglia OMS KTM 2009 By Billy Rainford With Honda Canada GDR Fox Racing rider, #14 Jeremy Medaglia, getting back to racing action this weekend at Gopher Dunes, we figured we’d throw back to him trying out his Orange Motorsports KTM from way back in the fall of 2009. Good luck this weekend, Jeremy.
#TBT 2012 Video Spotlight on #239 Ross Johnson By Billy Rainford Remember when we didn’t know who the fast rider on the #239 Suzuki was? Well, we solved the mystery back at the Allison’s Farm in 2012 when we did a spotlight on a 24-year-old kid named Ross Johnson. Here’s a look back to a time before Ross was a multi-time Canadian Arenacross Champion.
#TBT: Riding at the Allisons|Circa 2012 By Billy Rainford Since it’s a video kind of day, and this is the time we should be congregating at The Allison’s Farm in Delburne, AB, I thought this video from four years ago at their farm was appropriate. Here’s a look back at an amazing time mid-way between Calgary and Edmonton from June of 2012. Riding at Allisons from Directmotocross.com on Vimeo.
#TBT Jeremy and Tyler Medaglia at Waldo MX 2011 By Billy Rainford Since it’s Tyler Medaglia‘s birthday, we had to dig out an old interview with him and his brother, Jeremy Medaglia, training at Waldo MX in Florida back in 2011 done by former DMX Head Cheese, Kyle Carruthers…”and all this kinda jazz.” Wait for it… Happy Birthday, Tyler.
#TBT 2011 Mini O’s Pre-Race Interviews By Billy Rainford Check out these kids introducing themselves before the racing got underway at the 2011 Mini O’s at Gatorback MX Park in Gainesville, Florida.
#TBT Cole Thompson Almost Wins Rookie Pro SX in Montreal 2011 With all the rekindled excitement for the 2016 West 250 SX series coming up where Brigden, Ontario’s Cole Thompson will line up on the Slaton Racing team on his Royal Distributing Fox KTM backed ride, here’s a look back to Cole’s first big Pro supercross race at the 2011 Montreal SX. I tagged along with him and his family