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NZ TT championships hit the extremes

Monday, 6 May 2019, 10:57 am | Bikesport NZ

It could possibly be listed as a new extreme sport, the 2019 edition of the New Zealand Miniature TT Championships at Taupiri over the weekend extreme in so many ways. Both days started off with chilly conditions and dense fog, visibility reduced to just ... More >>

Horsepower and Heroics on a level playing field

Tuesday, 30 April 2019, 3:09 pm | Bikesport NZ

It combines horsepower with heroics, demands both boldness and bravery, couples speed with stamina and mixes torque with technique ... it is the motorcycling community’s annual New Zealand Miniature TT Championships this weekend. TT racing is simply flat ... More >>

KTM Pair in tight battle for 125cc Glory

Monday, 29 April 2019, 10:23 am | Bikesport NZ

The fighting was intense at the 2019 New Zealand Junior Motocross Championships near Palmerston North at the weekend, but none was perhaps as fierce as in the 15-16 years' 125cc class. This was because there was virtually nothing to separate Tauranga's ... More >>

New National Champions crowned at Himatangi

Monday, 29 April 2019, 9:39 am | Bikesport NZ

Four new champions were crowned at the 2019 New Zealand Junior Motocross Championships near Palmerston North at the weekend. The sandy course at Himatangi certainly sorted the men from the boys as three days of racing – seven races for each of the championship ... More >>

A third different winner in as many events

Sunday, 21 April 2019, 7:29 pm | Bikesport NZ

With three different winners in as many events, this season's New Zealand Enduro Championships have so far been one of the most fiercely-fought affairs in years. Helensville’s Tom Buxton won the first of seven rounds in the Yamaha and Mitas ... More >>

Dirt Bike Elite Head to Tokoroa Forest

Tuesday, 16 April 2019, 12:55 pm | Bikesport NZ

APRIL 16, 2019: There is little rest for riders or their motorcycles as the rugged Kiwi countryside calls out to them again, demanding to be tamed. More >>

Flat-Out Attack on a Flat Track Will Be Sensational

Tuesday, 16 April 2019, 10:44 am | Bikesport NZ

APRIL 16, 2019: If you can picture superbike racing on a grass track, then you’ll have no trouble at all imagining what it may look like at the upcoming 2019 New Zealand Miniature TT Championships. More >>

KTM's Dickey unbeaten in NZ title chase

Monday, 15 April 2019, 10:57 am | Bikesport NZ

With an unbeatable three wins from three starts, KTM rider Jason Dickey has his hands on the 2019 New Zealand Cross-country Championships title with a round to spare. There is still the fourth and final round of the series to come in six weeks' time ... More >>

Now Or Never for Cross Country Title Hopefuls

Wednesday, 10 April 2019, 2:06 pm | Bikesport NZ

APRIL 10, 2019: It is make or break time for national title hopefuls this weekend. More >>

Husky man Yearbury climbs to the top

Monday, 8 April 2019, 4:23 pm | Bikesport NZ

They're mates off the track, but fierce rivals on it – Dylan Yearbury and Tom Buxton almost inseparable on the enduro racing scene. Cambridge diesel mechanic Yearbury had to accept runner-up spot behind Helensville's Buxton at the first round of seven ... More >>

Superbikes race goes right down to the wire

Monday, 8 April 2019, 10:50 am | Bikesport NZ

This season’s New Zealand Superbike Championships were certainly drama-filled, so thrilling in fact that even the great Alfred Hitchcock would probably have blushed … it could not have been scripted any better. The premier 1000cc superbikes class ... More >>

Avalon Biddle Creates NZ History with Title Win

Monday, 8 April 2019, 10:24 am | Bikesport NZ

APRIL 7, 2019: Canterbury’s Avalon Biddle created history when she wrapped up the New Zealand Supersport 600 title in Taupo on Sunday, the first female to win this coveted Kiwi motorcycling crown. More >>

Final Throw of the Dice for Superbike Title Hopefuls

Wednesday, 3 April 2019, 10:30 am | Bikesport NZ

APRIL 3, 2019: Taupo's Scott Moir is feeling the heat, so it's just as well that he's a cool customer under fire. More >>

Kapiti Coast Region to Host Enduro Elite

Tuesday, 2 April 2019, 1:30 pm | Bikesport NZ

APRIL 2, 2019: It is a sport the brings out the best and the worst ... the best of dirt bike riding talent and the worst that nature can throw at them. More >>

Kawasaki Racer Biddle on Verge of Historic Win

Monday, 1 April 2019, 10:27 am | Bikesport NZ

APRIL 1, 2019: She has won titles in New Zealand and won major titles overseas too, and now motorcycle ace Avalon Biddle is on the verge of creating history yet again. More >>

Yamaha's Reardon on Fire in Two Bike Codes

Tuesday, 26 March 2019, 9:52 am | Bikesport NZ

MARCH 26, 2019: Twice as much race time on his bike is translating into multiple successes for Whanganui Yamaha ace Seth Reardon. More >>

KTM's Dickey closing in fast on national title

Monday, 25 March 2019, 10:56 am | Bikesport NZ

Raglan's Jason Dickey may now be just one race away from clinching the New Zealand cross-country crown for 2019. The KTM 350XC-F rider has been unbeaten in the series thus far, making it back-to-back wins on Sunday as Mosgiel hosted the second of four ... More >>

NZ Cross Country racers head to Mosgiel

Tuesday, 19 March 2019, 3:00 pm | Bikesport NZ

It could be time for a shake-up as the 2019 New Zealand Cross Country Championships race towards the halfway stage in the South Island this weekend. Hosted by the Mosgiel District Motorcycle Club, the second round of four in this season's New Zealand Cross ... More >>

NZ Cross Country Racers Head to Mosgiel

Tuesday, 19 March 2019, 2:51 pm | Bikesport NZ

strong>MARCH 19, 2019: It could be time for a shake-up as the 2019 New Zealand Cross Country Championships race towards the halfway stage in the South Island this weekend. More >>

KTM rider Buxton sets a sizzling pace

Monday, 18 March 2019, 10:14 am | Bikesport NZ

Helensville's Tom Buxton is back to his same old tricks, winning national enduro championship races, and it's a shame he can't be a contender for the New Zealand title again this season. The 2019 New Zealand Enduro Championships kicked off in ... More >>



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