TEAMS RACING AT ITS BEST

New Zealand boxes above its weight on an international motocross stage and this weekend’s annual Battle of the Clubs event at Taupo is one of the reasons why that is so. The country’s most talented motocross racers will put aside … Continue reading

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POINTS BOOST FOR ‘KIWI GIRL’

It was a Yamaha clean sweep at the latest round of the Women’s Motocross World Championships (WMX) in Italy overnight, but, most significantly for her many Kiwi fans, it is New Zealand’s Courtney Duncan who remains in the top spot … Continue reading

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WALSH OUTSTANDING IN ITALY

The Italian round of the European 250cc Motocross Championships (EMX250) at Ottobiano provided perhaps the most intriguing races of the season, with its ultra competitive field and Kiwi rider Dylan Walsh one of the most outstanding performers. Taking the overall … Continue reading

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FOCUS ON HERLINGS, JONASS & DUNCAN

MXGP begins the second half of the 2018 FIM Motocross World Championship season this weekend in Italy and all eyes will be focussed on the fortunes of championship leaders Jeffery Herlings, Pauls Jonass and Kiwi rider Courtney Duncan. Dutch rider … Continue reading

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KIWIS SHINE AT FRENCH GP

New Zealand’s James Scott made all the right moves at the weekend as he thrust himself into the spotlight at the French Motocross Grand Prix. The 16-year-old KTM racer from Oparau, near Kawhia, twice finished fifth at the French GP … Continue reading

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WINNING WEEKEND FOR TOWNLEY

Bay of Plenty’s Ben Townley made it a win-win weekend away over the Queen’s Birthday holiday break. The 33-year-old former motocross world champion from Oropi made it a family weekend away when he took his wife and three children to … Continue reading

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TOMAC WINS AGAIN; KIWI MOVES UP

The United States motocross nationals, the Lucas Oil AMA Pro Motocross Championship, hosted its third round of the season on Saturday from Thunder Valley Motocross Park near Denver, Colorado. Kawasaki’s Eli Tomac took his third consecutive 450cc victory, continuing his … Continue reading

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TRAIL RIDING GOES EPIC

Coming soon to a forest near you … the latest round of the always-popular Epic Events two-day trail rides, featuring more than 100 kilometres of rolling hills, winding gullys and cranking fire-breaks on graded all-weather pumice terrain. Millions of berms … Continue reading

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HUNTING FOR THE NEXT GOAT

The United States motocross scene has been searching for its next big star since men such as Bob Hannah, Broc Glover, David Bailey, Ricky Johnson, Jeff Ward, Ricky Carmichael (pictured here), Ryan Villopoto and Ryan Dungey hung up their helmets. … Continue reading

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BATTLING WITH WORLD’S ELITE

New Zealand Honda star Cody Cooper is going from strength to strength in the United States and he’ll be hoping he can find some more strength at the third round of competition in Colorado this weekend. Fresh from his Kiwi … Continue reading

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PURVIS STEPS UP THE PACE

Momentum is building for Kiwi rider Maximus Purvis across the Tasman Sea. The Altherm JCR Yamaha Racing Team rider has now won three consecutive national championship events in Australia and, after five of 10 rounds – although the MXD class … Continue reading

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TOMAC DOES THE DOUBLE AGAIN

Kawasaki’s Eli Tomac chased down both Ken Roczen (Honda) and Jason Anderson (Husqvarna) at the weekend, on his way to winning both the 450cc class races at round two of the United States Motocross Championships, the AMA Pro Motocross Nationals, … Continue reading

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