An amateur racer, making his debut appearance in New Zealand, nearly achieved the unthinkable at the weekend.
It is one national championship down and one to go for New Zealand’s Cody Cooper.
Two out of three titles isn’t bad for a fledgling season.
In just its first season of operation, the Josh Coppins-managed JCR Yamaha Racing team claimed two-thirds of silverware in the 2013 New Zealand Motocross Championships, and runner-up in the other category, the series wrapping up in Taupo over the Easter Weekend.
Welcome to my crib … Courtney Duncan takes us for a tour.
Tristan Tolley, of TT 218 Edit fame, turned up to Taupo at the weekend to capture some of the sights and sounds of the final round of the New Zealand Motocross Championships.
A large crowd at the Dutch GP at Valkenswaard at the weekend enjoyed fantastic racing in both MX1 and MX2 classes, the third round of the 2013 championships, and they witnessed Antonio Cairoli and Jeffrey Herlings racing to victory.
Two new champions were crowned and a former champion reclaimed the top position when the 2013 New Zealand Motocross Championships wrapped up in Taupo over the Easter Weekend.
It’s all over for New Zealand’s Ben Townley.