A picturesque venue, immaculate preparation, a huge crowd of energized and engaged fans, and perfect weather framed a picture book setting for the closing of one career and a major milestone for another both riding for the Honda Canada /GDR / Fox Racing team .
Colton Facciotti’s first Walton GNC title was in 2000 as an 85cc 7-11 mini rider from BC with a quick jump to the 2001 MX2 Intermediate title. As a pro in the premier MX1 class, Colton claimed five King of Walton swords in 2008,2009, 2011, 2015 and 2018. In 2019 he closed out his career with a final podium to take his 5th outdoor national title in the Rockstar Energy Triple Crown Series.
Dylan Wright gained attention with his 2012 Schoolboy victory and followed up in 2013 with a double in intermediate MX2 and MX3. His two moto sweep clinched his first pro title in the MX2 class after come from behind series battle across the country.