Tag Archives: Amateur

MXP CHATTER: WALTON INTERMEDIATE CHAMPION, JC BUJOLD

By Danny Brault Photos by James Lissimore. A rising talent out of the province of Quebec, Jean-Christophe Bujold is preparing for his Pro debut in 2015. After winning this year’s MX2 Intermediate championship at the Parts Canada Walton TransCan, Bujold (or “JCB” as I think that sounds cool, kind of like ‘JSR’) has proven he is one of the fastest ...

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New racing association for SouthWestern Ontario: AMO

AMO: Racing Reloaded – Fresh Face, Fresh Ideas, and a Fresh Energy! Amateur Motocross Ontario is pleased to announce an organization for the motocross customer in South Western Ontario. AMO is formed by former pro racer Ryan Gauld in an effort to help get SWO back to the top of the racing market in Canada. “Passion and your heart in ...

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Northern Notes: Let’s start an argument

  Words by Danny Brault “Let’s start an argument,” joked my grandfather “Sparky,” moments before my folks were preparing for one of their classic verbal domestics during dinner a few years ago. I thought that was a pretty funny line from Gramps, but you probably had to be there to enjoy it or at least know my folks and ol’ ...

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BEST WEEK OF MY LIFE: MACHAN WINS AT TRANSCAN

There’s a lot of pressure on young racers going into a Parts Canada Walton TransCan. They try to ignore it, but it’s hard with Canada’s best amateur racers on the line and everyone watching.

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Thursday Update: Walton TransCan

Support those who support the sport: Yamaha Motor Canada is once again offering a ‘Factory Ride’ to the Yamaha racer who earns the most points at this week’s Parts Canada Walton TransCan! By Danny Brault Photos by James Lissimore The 2014 Parts Canada Walton TransCan is well underway with some first motos happening yesterday afternoon (Wednesday), and today’s program is ...

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Wednesday Update: Walton TransCan

Brought to you by the motocross loving people from ATLAS BRACE – Canadian owned and operated! By Danny Brault I was bouncing around all day today helping Walton TransCan organizers so I didn’t get much of a chance to snap any race photos – and besides, we have the pros like James Lissimore taking care of the high quality visuals. ...

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Northern Notes: To Tweet or not to Tweet?

An MXP column By Danny Brault Photos by James Lissimore I learned hard a lesson on social media this week: don’t leave anybody out. I’ve never really been one to leave someone out, usually it’s the opposite and my wife is telling me to quite starting a party. Unfortunately, this past week on Twitter, I offended one too many GDR ...

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