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The Story Behind the Photo | Gooning Kyle Keast’s 2010 MXON Bike

The Story Behind the Photo | Gooning Kyle Keast’s 2010 MXON Bike By Billy Rainford I remember it like it were yesterday… Back in 2010, the Motocross of Nations was held at Lakewood MX just outside Denver, Colorado. Dawn McClintock and I booked seats on the same flight out of Detroit and were up early in the morning to make the 2 1/2 hour drive to Michigan from London, Ontario.

2017 Motocross of Nations | Team Canada Post-Race Interviews

2017 Motocross of Nations | Team Canada Post-Race Interviews By Billy Rainford The 2017 Monster Energy Motocross of Nations has come and gone. This event is the biggest on the calendar and everyone wants to perform well in front of the world’s best. Team Canada MXON went in with high hopes of possibly matching or even besting their best-ever finish of 8th overall with a very strong team heading over

Faces at the Races | 2017 MXON | Matterley Basin

Faces at the Races | 2017 MXON | Matterley Basin By Billy Rainford Photos by Emily Nicholson and Bigwave Another Monster Energy Motocross of Nations is in the books and France won it again for the 4th straight year. Team Canada finished 13th after a tough day at the office for all 3 riders – Colton Facciotti, Shawn Maffenbeier, and Tyler Medaglia. Here’s a look back at the 3 days

Podcasts | 2017 MXON Team Canada | Sunday

Podcasts | 2017 MXON Team Canada | Sunday By Billy Rainford After a 13th place for Team Canada MXON, we grabbed the 3 riders for a chat at the end of the day. Here’s what Colton Facciotti, Shawn Maffenbeier, and Tyler Medaglia had to say about their rides at the 2017 MXON at Matterley Basin in Winchester, England. #28 Colton Facciotti – MXGP | 34-25 #29 Shawn Maffenbeier – MX2

Podcasts | Team Canada MXON | Saturday Qualifying

Podcasts | Team Canada MXON | Saturday Qualifying By Billy Rainford We grabbed Team Canada MXON riders, Colton Facciotti, Shawn Maffenbeier, and Tyler Medaglia, and Team Manager Kourtney Lloyd after the team qualified 15th Saturday at Matterley Basin. #28 Colton Facciotti – MXGP 14th #29 Shawn Maffenbeier – MX2 11th #30 Tyler Medaglia – Open 14th Kourtney Lloyd – Team Manager  

Team Canada Photos from Thursday Practice at Cusses Gorse in England

Team Canada Photos from Thursday Practice at Cusses Gorse in England By Billy Rainford Team Canada MXON was over at the track called Cusses Gorse Thursday for final preparations for the 2017 MXON at Matterley Basin here in England. The track is located only 10 minutes from Stonehenge (my second favourite henge…) and the roads getting to it gave all of us who were behind the wheel fits. You’d think

A Few Photos from Team Canada Testing in England

A Few Photos from Team Canada Testing in England By Billy Rainford Photos by Kourtney Lloyd As we get packed and ready to head over to England ourselves for the 2017 MXON at Matterley Basin later today, it was great of Team Canada Manager Kourtney Lloyd to send over a few photos of our guys at Cusses Gorse MX.