Tag Archives: Kaven Benoit

Northern Notes: Where does luck come from?

  Words by Danny Brault Photos by Jeff Kardas “Where does confidence come from?” This question came from Joe Skidd of Superior Suspension Settings (SSS), also a former manager of Canada’s most dominant motocross team, Blackfoot Motosports Honda. I was down at Skidd’s suspension work shop (which is run out of his garage … but don’t be fooled, he’s not ...

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Race Report: Team Canada MXoN Latvia 2014

  Photos by Jeff Kardas In short, last year was basically one big low for Team Canada at the Motocross of Nations. No great starts, bad luck and it all ended with a fail in the B final. It’s racing, stuff happens, let’s move on. At the 2014 MXoN, Canada didn’t necessarily reach their potential either but they made a ...

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Wednesday Update: Team Canada settles into Latvia

Words by Danny Brault Can you feel it? That sense of national pride and hope building up as we approach the 2015 “Olympics of Motocross,” the Motocross of Nations in Kegums, Latvia? I sure feel it and I’m jealous of those who are there, in the flesh, taking in the biggest outdoor motocross race in the world. But is the ...

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NORTHERN NOTES: BLEEDING RED AND WHITE

Highlights and history on Team Canada’s performances at the Motocross of Nations … Words by Danny Brault It’s not over yet – there is still one more race to go before that fat lady can start belting out another tune. We’re now only a week away from the annual Motocross of Nations, which takes place next Saturday and Sunday, September ...

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Track Preview: Kegums Latvia 2014 MXoN

It won’t be long before Team Canada lines up against the world’s best racers, at the 2014 Motocross of Nations in Kegum, Latvia on September 27-28. We’ve got KTM riders Kaven Benoit and Tyler Medaglia ready to impress in front of their Austrian bosses, and of course newly crowned MX1 champ Colton Facciotti leading the way on his GDR TLD ...

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Behind the Lens: Deschambault National

Photos by James Lissimore Through the Nikon lens of James Lissimore we take a look at highlights from Round 7 of the Rockstar Energy Drink Motocross Nationals in Deschambault, Quebec. Enjoy! NOW, THIS IS MOTOCROSS: What a wild ride it’s been during this year’s Rockstar Energy Drink Motocross Nationals. We’ve had four different moto winners in the MX1 class (three ...

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Race Report: Deschambault Motocross National

   Mike Alessi and Kaven Benoit take MX1 and MX2 wins at the Deschambault Motocross National! Canadians Colton Facciotti and Benoit continue leading the Rockstar Energy Drink Motocross Nationals, with Americans Alessi and his Smartop MotoConcepts teammate Vince Friese hanging tight in runner-up positions Today was Round 7 of the Rockstar Energy Drink Motocross Nationals at Motocross Deschambault near Quebec ...

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