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MXP Chatter: Shawn Maffenbeier rolling out to BC Arenacross Series

“That’s the next goal, to qualify for an AMA outdoor or supercross. I really want to try and race Glen Helen and Hangtown at the start of next season. I’ve looked at the schedule and it all works out with them happening in May before the Canadian races. Even if I don’t make Hangtown, because it’s a bit of a ...

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Matt Goerke can’t stop talking about Canada

  Words by Danny Brault Matt Goerke can’t stop talking about Canada! Ha, I wish. Anyone who knows the 2012 Canadian MX Motocross Champ knows that he’s a man of very few words. That’s all right, Goerke’s excited to return to Canada and Canada is happy to have him back. Goerke has yet to race in Canada after winning the ...

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Northern Notes: Long weekend EH

By Danny Brault Marge: “Homer, work called. They said if you don’t come in today, don’t bother coming in on Monday.” Homer: “Woohoo—four-day weekend!” I suppose this quote from The Simpsons refers more to Homer’s laziness and not a ‘true’ long weekend, but it popped into my head this morning as we anxiously enter a three day weekend, in which ...

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Northern Notes: Social Butterfly

By Danny Brault G’day everyone and welcome to Northern Notes Number 5. This issue is dedicated to Red Bull KTM’s Ryan Dungey, only because the best quote I heard at the Toronto Supercross was related to this strong and steady racer: “He is the Toyota Camry of Supercross,” said Yamaha Motor Canada’s National Marketing Manager, Bryan Hudgin. I agree with ...

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Clean sweeps for Hayden in Rouyn-Noranda

Iain Hayden put Team Rockstar Energy Polaris Racing solidly in the Pro Open Mod winner’s circle at the International Snowcross Grand Prix this past weekend, which was held in a blustery, bone-chilling Rouyn-Noranda, Quebec, where temperatures felt like -36ºC with the wind chill factor.

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