MXP Chatter

MXP Chatter: Barry Hetherington

Obviously, at any big motocross event, the race is only as good as the track. For a big race like the Parts Canada TransCan, the track and the facility have to be top notch. To achieve this level of excellence Walton Raceway calls upon the services of Barry Hetherington. Barry has been building tracks for years and brings a wealth ...

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MXP Chatter: Tyler Villopoto

Coming into the 2013 Monster Energy Motocross Nationals Tyler Villopoto was one of the favourites to take home the MX2 title. However, a hard crash at round one and some health issues early on have made any kind of Championship run not possible this year. As the MX2 series has moved east Villopoto has been getting stronger and stronger. On ...

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MXP Chatter: Brett Metcalfe,Tyler Medaglia,Cole Thompson

When it came time to interview one of the riders for this week’s MXP Chatter, I had trouble thinking of just one guy. So to change it up this week I spoke briefly to three MX1 riders after the second moto in Sand Del Lee. The riders are Brett Metcalfe, Tyler Medaglia and Cole Thompson. While Cole had a great ...

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MXP Chatter: Kyle Keast

Heading into Round 5 of the 2013 Monster Energy Motocross Nationals at Gopher Dunes, everyone knew that while Kyle Keast absolutely loves the track few people thought he’d be able to jump into the middle of the series and challenge for a podium position. However, this is Kyle Keast we’re talking about, the man the lives and breathes to be ...

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MXP Chatter: Cole Thompson

After a great 2013 Supercross Series, Cole Thompson entered the AMA Outdoor Nationals a little tired and burnt out. While he has been riding well in a very stacked 450 class, his results haven’t been what he’d hope and the young Sarnia native needed something fresh. With KTM Canada having more bad luck this summer than you can shake a ...

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MXP Chatter: Dusty Klatt

After a very successful 2012 season, which saw Dusty Klatt earn the number three plate on his KTM, Dusty was very motivated and excited for the 2013 season. However, during an off-season arenacross race, Klatt suffered a very serious knee injury that has kept him out of racing this year. As we are approaching the halfway point of the 2013 ...

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MXP Chatter: Dean Wilson

When Canadians sit down in front of the television to watch either a supercross or an outdoor motocross race from south of the border, Dean Wilson is the rider that we’re all cheering for. Unfortunately, since becoming the 250 National Champion in 2011, Dean has been bitten by the dreaded injury bug on more than one occasion. After a strong ...

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