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Groombridge Makes It Two in A Row

Monday, 1 May 2017, 12:23 pm | Bikesport NZ

MAY 1, 2017: Taupo's Brad Groombridge has wrapped up the 2017 edition of the New Zealand Cross-country Championships with a round to spare. More >>

Veitch the NZ Champion for Third Year in a Row

Monday, 24 April 2017, 9:01 pm | Bikesport NZ

Veitch the NZ Champion for Third Year in a Row APRIL 24, 2017: Preparation for his national title defence could not have been much worse for South Islander Grason Veitch, but it didn't seem to matter in the end. The 14-year-old from Dunedin surprised everybody, ... More >>

Purvis the "Maximum Man" at Junior Nationals

Monday, 24 April 2017, 10:03 am | Bikesport NZ

APRIL 23, 2017: It was certainly a maximum effort from some of the riders at this year's annual New Zealand Junior Motocross Championships in Taranaki at the weekend. The top three classes at the Un4seen Decals-sponsored event were all "maximums" ... More >>

Weir Revved up for National Title Bid

Wednesday, 19 April 2017, 12:15 pm | Bikesport NZ

APRIL 19, 2017: At the tender age of 11, Southlander Mitchell Weir is a national champion already. More >>

Future Champions on Show in Taranaki

Tuesday, 18 April 2017, 5:08 pm | Bikesport NZ

APRIL 18, 2017: The future stars of New Zealand and perhaps even world motocross will reveal themselves in Taranaki this coming weekend. More >>

Duncan Extends Her World Championship Lead

Monday, 17 April 2017, 2:12 pm | Bikesport NZ

APRIL 17, 2017: New Zealand's Courtney Duncan continues to lead the Women’s Motocross World Championships after a difficult time at round two of the series in Italy at the weekend. More >>

Honda's Rees Declared NZ Superbike Champion

Thursday, 13 April 2017, 10:44 am | Bikesport NZ

APRIL 13, 2017: The verdict is out – Whakatane's Tony Rees is New Zealand superbike champion for 2017. More >>

Smith And Grey Team up for Six-Hour Race Win

Monday, 10 April 2017, 5:15 pm | Bikesport NZ

APRIL 10, 2017: A phone call out of the blue enabled Mokau's Adrian Smith to celebrate a back-to-back win at the weekend. More >>

Mangakino's Purvis Ready to Step up

Monday, 10 April 2017, 10:08 am | Bikesport NZ

APRIL 10, 2017: If resilience and tenacity count for anything, then Mangakino's Maximus Purvis will have a huge advantage when he lines up to tackle two classes at this season's New Zealand Junior Motocross Championships in just over a week's ... More >>

Dirt Bike Family Travels Wide And Far

Thursday, 6 April 2017, 4:09 pm | Bikesport NZ

APRIL 6, 2017: The next time you're heading out for a ride on your dirt bike, spare a thought for the Andrews family from Gisborne. More >>

Groombridge Makes It Two Wins In A Row

Monday, 3 April 2017, 1:11 pm | Bikesport NZ

APRIL 3, 2017: Taupo's Brad Groombridge is threatening to run away with the New Zealand Cross-country Championships again this season and just one more win will be enough for Groombridge to successfully defend his 2016 crown. More >>

Hardwood to Do Double Duty in Australia

Friday, 31 March 2017, 1:19 pm | Bikesport NZ

MARCH 31, 2017: Not content with merely retaining his New Zealand motocross crown, South Islander Hamish Harwood is now chasing a title across the Tasman Sea as well, two titles in fact. More >>

Knight to Take on the Best in Japan

Thursday, 30 March 2017, 11:56 am | Bikesport NZ

MARCH 30, 2017: New Zealand's Hadleigh Knight made such an impact when he raced motocross in Japan last season that he's been invited back again this year, and for an even longer stay. More >>

Yamaha's Wilkinson Hits the Podium Again

Wednesday, 29 March 2017, 1:12 pm | Bikesport NZ

MARCH 29, 2017: It has been a long time between drinks for South Islander Hayden Wilkinson, but the wait has been well worth it. More >>

Greenslade Ready to Go on the Attack

Tuesday, 28 March 2017, 1:15 pm | Bikesport NZ

MARCH 28, 2017: Aucklander Sam Greenslade will be a man on a mission this weekend. More >>

Yamaha Men Denied at Final Hurdle

Monday, 27 March 2017, 2:57 pm | Bikesport NZ

Those words probably spring to mind for Altherm JCR Yamaha Racing Team boss Josh Coppins after two of his riders finished runners-up in two separate classes as the 2017 New Zealand Motocross Championships wrapped up at the fourth and final round ... More >>

Cooper Puts Honda on Top Again

Monday, 27 March 2017, 11:10 am | Bikesport NZ

COOPER PUTS HONDA ON TOP AGAIN MARCH 26, 2017: With four consecutive New Zealand Motocross Championship MX1 crowns to his name, and five in total, it would be a foolish person indeed to bet against Mount Maunganui Honda hero Cody Cooper. But, in fact, ... More >>

KTM Team-Mates on Top in Two Classes at Nationals

Monday, 27 March 2017, 11:08 am | Bikesport NZ

KTM TEAM-MATES ON TOP IN TWO CLASSES AT NATIONALS MARCH 26, 2017: They work together, they ride together and now they're champions together. Takaka's Hamish Harwood and Taihape's Hayden Smith have plenty in common – their love of motocross racing, ... More >>

Cooper Makes It Five Titles in a Row

Monday, 27 March 2017, 10:23 am | Bikesport NZ

MARCH 25, 2017: A come-from-behind ride by Mount Maunganui Honda hero Cody Cooper was the talk of the day at Taupo on Saturday. More >>

Final Showdown to Decide Motocross National Titles

Wednesday, 22 March 2017, 10:36 am | Bikesport NZ

CAPTION: MX2 class contender Hadleigh Knight (Husqvarna), from Reporoa, who rates the Taupo track as one of his favourites. Photo by Andy McGechan, More >>



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