Category Archives: Motocross

MaxTakeoff adventures in motocross

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Monday 15th July

I was not happy with the handling on the RMZ 250 after riding the YZ250F again, checked the static sag and it seemed to suggest that the spring is too stiff. An aftermarket spring is about $200, not sure about fork springs. Even with new springs it looks like the suspension has been into MCR Suspension probably for re-valving?? So decided to list it and get something else but ended up buying another RMZ, check it out here.

Sunday 23rd June

Finally some nice weather and good track conditions. GoPro mounts installed, all the bikes seem to be running ok. Jake wasn’t afraid to have a go at sending it over jump 9 …

Tracks in the Greater Toronto Area

RJ’s Motosports

Location: Midhurst, Barrie
Tracks: Two – main and 50cc
Comments:  The main track is great and suitable for all riders, beginners to experts, although beginners might find it a bit intimidating at first.  Limited facilities and very limited opening times, friendly atmosphere.

Motopark

Location: Chatsworth
Tracks: Three – main, beginner and learner
Comments: Lots of facilities including cafe, paintball, washrooms/showers, camping, frequent open times.

The 15 Practice Track

Location: Woodstock
Tracks: One
Comments: Secret club?  Only has Facebook page with minimum information for website.

Gopher Dunes

Location: Tillsonburg
Tracks: Four – main, arenacross, peewee and beginner, plus trails
Comments: Sandy

Walton Raceway

Location: Goderich
Tracks: Two? – main and 50cc
Comments: ?