Kiwi world champ riders MacDonald and Duncan receive medals at FIM Awards in Monaco In an historic first for Motorcycling New Zealand (MNZ), two Kiwi world champion riders Courtney Duncan and Hamish MacDonald were officially presented with their 2019 FIM World Championship medals at a glittering ceremony in Monaco, on Sunday night. (Monday NZ time). […]

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Honda MotoGP team boss Alberto Puig says Alex Marquez would not have been offered a works ride for 2020 had he not won the ’19 Moto2 title. On Monday, Honda confirmed six-time MotoGP world champion Marc Marquez’s brother Alex would take the seat vacated by Jorge Lorenzo, who retired from racing after last weekend’s Valencia […]

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Marc Marquez calls 2019 the best MotoGP season of his career having produced stunning records and capturing the final part of the Triple Crown by wrapping up the teams’ world title Marc Marquez has described his dominant 2019 MotoGP world championship as the best season of his career having produced stunning records along with capturing the final part of […]

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Canterbury’s Hamish MacDonald is the first New Zealand rider to win a World Enduro Champion. Originally from West Melton, MacDonald (20) was crowned the FIM 125cc Youth Enduro World Champion after the final round, of seven, in Ambert, France this weekend. Held in the Forez mountains, through 320,000ha of alternating meadows, forests, and pastures, he […]

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New Zealand motocross sensation Courtney Duncan has done it – crossing the finish line of the Women’s Motocross World Championship’s first race, punching both firsts in the air, index fingers pointed skyward in the international symbol for number one. After riding immaculately throughout the MXGP of Turkey’s 20-minute, plus two laps race, she stamped her global […]

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New Zealand’s motocross fraternity will be holding its breath, crossing its fingers and willing Otago-born rider Courtney Duncan on to victory this weekend, as she closes in on her debut Women’s Motocross World Championship (WMX) title, at the final round in Afyonkarahisar, Turkey. It has been three long years for the star Kiwi rider, as she […]

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Suzuki rider Alex Rins pulled off a sensational last-corner move to beat MotoGP champion Marc Marquez to win a thrilling British Grand Prix at Silverstone. A race-long battle between Marquez and Rins was resolved by just 0.013 seconds in favour of Rins after he undercut the Honda rider coming through the fast right-hander of Woodcote […]

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Multiple Isle of Man TT winner Bruce Anstey took an emotional victory in the Lightweight Classic TT race, following a two-year absence from racing through illness. The 50-year-old made his TT debut in 1996, and has won 12 races, while he also briefly held the outright lap record at the 37.73-mile Mountain Course in 2014. […]

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There seems to be no stopping Kiwi motocross sensation Courtney Duncan as she hones in on her first Women’s Motocross World Championship (WMX) title, after notching up her third double set of wins at the MXGP of Italy this weekend. The Otago-born, Bike It Dixon Racing Team (DRT) Kawasaki rider has extended her overall lead […]

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The MotoE World Cup has held its first test, including a simulated qualifying and race at Valencia, since the entire electric bike series paddock was destroyed by fire in March. The inaugural all-electric MotoE World Cup was due to have its first round at this year’s Spanish Grand Prix in May, but a paddock fire […]

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