MXP Chatter

Fox Racing Presents MXP Chatter With Dean Wilson

Exactly one year ago, Dean Wilson’s racing career was completely up in the air. After two reconstructive knee surgeries in two years, Dean was left without a ride and with very few options. However, after buying two Yamahas and getting a little support from just a few trusted sponsors, Dean hit the opening rounds of the 2017 Monster Energy Supercross ...

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FXR Racing Presents MXP Chatter With Kaven Benoit

For Kaven Benoit, this past season has been a complete disaster and an absolute contrast to last season. A year ago, he and his fellow Team Canada members were getting ready to take on the world in Italy. As you may remember, the 2016 MXON was sort of an International coming out party for him, as he ran up front ...

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Yamaha Motor Canada Presents MXP Chatter With Mike Alessi and Jacob Hayes

This weekend at Gopher Dunes, the riders who lined up were absolute warriors. Not only did they have to battle the incredibly rough track, but they also had to battle their inner voice that most likely told them to quit about 50 times per lap. One of the riders that found a way to dig deep and persevere was Monster ...

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Thor Racing Presents MXP Chatter With Christophe Pourcel

After a very solid weekend at the opening round in Kamloops, Christophe Pourcel came into Round 2 feeling very confident. Not only was he the holder of the MX1 class points lead and the red plate that goes with it, but he also spent the week in Prince George and took advantage of Tuesday practice at the Blackwater MX Track. ...

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Husqvarna Canada Presents Reflections With Christophe Pourcel

After two very hard fought motos at the opening round of the 2017 Rockstar Energy Drink MX Nationals, Christophe Pourcel was feeling good that he was able to hang tough and take the overall win in the MX1 class. It was not only Pourcel’s first win on Canadian soil, but it was also his first outdoor win in some time. To ...

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Thor Racing Presents MXP Chatter With Cole Thompson

Coming into the 2017 MX2 Series, defending champion Cole Thompson is fit and ready to do whatever it takes to keep his #1 plate. Cole is confident heading into the opening round this weekend in Kamloops as he is again riding for the same team and riding virtually the same, potent KTM250 SX-F. When the gate drops this weekend, all ...

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Yamaha Motor Canada Presents MXP Chatter With Matt Goerke

Who will ever forget Matt Goerke’s exciting conclusion to his MX1 championship winning season back in 2015? Goerke and Colton Facciotti took their battle right down to the final moto of the year, with Goerke having to come from dead last to hold onto the points lead and the title. Coming into last season with the #1 plate was great ...

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