Courtney Duncan has raced the smartest of her short but stunning international career in the Czech Republic this weekend, to wrest back the red plate at the fourth round of the FIM Women’s Motocross World Championship. Held at the hard pack and challenging Loket, circuit, the two-day MXGP of Czech Republic saw Duncan (21) record […]

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New Zealand has a new national enduro champion, with Canterbury’s Angus Macdonald surviving a flurry of attacks and taking the title following an intense Queen’s Birthday Weekend of racing. The double-header final weekend saw positional changes for all but one of the top 10 expert grade riders as the 2017 New Zealand Enduro Championships wrapped […]

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Executing the ultimate come-back, Kiwi motocross star Courtney Duncan returned from a big crash in her first FIM Women’s Motocross World Championship (WMX) race to win the second outing at the Fiat Professional MXGP of France this weekend. Racing in front of thousands of energetic and dedicated fans at the Ernée circuit, Duncan continued her […]

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While some run away to join the circus, motocross star Levi Sherwood is bringing it home with the opening of Nitro Circus in Palmerston North. The city will host the first show of Nitro Circus’ 2017 international tour with homegrown star Sherwood among the main attractions. Sherwood, a three-time X Games medallist and Nitro World […]

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Rising New zealand motocross talent Courtney Duncan has a point to prove in Europe this weekend The Yamaha rider will wrap up her European campaign when she races the seventh and final round of the women’s world championship in the Netherlands. It’s been a year of what might have been for Duncan. A mishap at […]

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Team Suzuki World MXGP’s Ben Townley will be out of action for the last six rounds of the 2016 FIM Motocross World Championship after suffering a crash while testing earlier this week that required a hospital visit for internal injuries. On Tuesday, the luckless New Zealander went down during further testing work at Mantova in […]

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Five-time New Zealand MX1 motocross champion, Cody Cooper, really doesn’t have anything left to prove in this country, having won our top prize in the sport for the past four years in a row. However, the Mount Maunganui-based rider still has plenty of unfinished business in the United States, where the prestigious AMA outdoor series is about to […]

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Josiah Natzke is New Zealand’s youngest Red Bull athlete, having got his hands on the sought after helmet this month. The 17-year-old left New Zealand for his Belgium base ahead of the new European motocross season, where he will step up into the EMX 250 competition in 2016. Last year, Natzke was runner up in […]

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New Suzuki World MXGP rider Ben Townley arrived in Europe and immediately joined the team to test his new RM-Z450 and get into training for the 2016 World MXGP Championship this week. The former MX2 World Champion flew into Belgium and then headed to Spain for testing with MXGP team-mate Kevin Strijbos and MX2 rider […]

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Waikato teenager Josiah Natzke was all smiles after another solid, winning work-out, this time at the big annual Whakatane Summercross on Monday. Hamilton’s Natzke took his KTM 250 SX-F to finish with three wins, a second and a third in his five MX2 (250cc) races to dominate the class on Monday and, riding the same […]

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