450 Words | As Tough As They Come
September 19, 2017
by Jason Weigandt
Photo by Andrew Fredrickson
Chris Canning is the kind of grizzled, no-frills, blue-collar, tough SOB you picture when you think New England motocross. They build work horses up there, and at one of New England’s biggest races—our Racer X Maine Event presented by TCX over the weekend—Canning repped the home folks well by winning the 450 A class and finishing second in 250 A. It was would really be a toss-up between Canning and Florida’s Ramyller Alves if you were trying to decide who was the fastest rider throughout the weekend.