Friday, 19 August 2011
Willers confident at London Olympic BMX test event
BMX star Marc Willers is hoping the contentious track for next year’s London Olympics will play into his hands when the riders begin competition in the Supercross World Cup event tonight (NZ time).
Saturday, 7 May 2011
Freestyle motorcross adds new dimension to 100% Pure New Zealand Winter Games METHVEN
— Freestyle Motorcross (FMX) is set to go huge at this year’s 100% Pure New Zealand Winter Games as part of the Skullcandy NZ Big Air Series in Auckland and Methven.
Monday, 14 March 2011
Championship slide for Baird in V8s TAUPO
— Defending NZ V8s champion Craig Baird MNZM had a nightmare run at the weekend’s penultimate round of the 2010/2011 series held at Taupo – dropping from second to fourth in the standings.
Saturday, 15 January 2011
Rider dies in race OHAKUNE
— On 15 January 2011 the annual Dessert Storm motor bike trail ride event was held in the Karioi Forest near Ohakune.
Monday, 8 November 2010
FMX Rider Nick Franklin Profile NZ 2010
Fresh off the cutting table.
Thursday, 30 September 2010
National motorcycling team roars into Queenstown ahead of ISDE QUEENSTOWN
— Blazing a trail to Mexico for the 'Olympics of motorcycling' is New Zealand's Wellard Yamaha Endurance Motorcycling team - but first they're set to unveil their 2010 jersey at the team's official launch, (October 1) hosted at Queenstown Motorcycles in Glenda Drive, Queenstown.
Wednesday, 29 September 2010
Coppins and New Zealand 8th overall in MXoN
Josh Coppins, Ben Townley and Brad Groombridge made up Team New Zealand for the 64th MXoN, which was held in Denver Colorado this past weekend.
Tuesday, 14 September 2010
Josh Coppins fights to the end!
Josh Coppins has completed his 15 – year- long MX GP career with an inspirational result at the final round of the FIM MX World championship in Fermo, Italy.
Wednesday, 8 September 2010
Josh Coppins signs with Yamaha in Australia
New Zealand’s Josh Coppins is ready to turn his career onto a new path next season.
Tuesday, 7 September 2010
Coppins 10th in GP of Benelux
In his penultimate GP of a successful career in World Championship Motocross Josh Coppins still showed the same grit and determination he did 17 years ago when he first raced a Grand Prix as a teenager, fresh out of his home in New Zealand.
Coppins retires from Grand Prix racing
One of the icons of the FIM Motocross World Championship, Joshua Coppins announced today during a press conference at the Grand Prix of Benelux that he will put an end to his 17 year long Grand Prix career at the end of the 2010 season, which will include also the Red Bull FIM Motocross of Nations by the end of the month in the USA.
Tuesday, 24 August 2010
Coppins posts strong result in Brazil
Factory Aprilia racer, Josh Coppins has posted a strong result at round 13 of the 15 round FIM Motocross world championship in Campo Grande, Brazil.
Tuesday, 10 August 2010
Coppins posts another top 10 GP result
A muddy Czech MX GP has seen factory Aprilia racer, Josh Coppins, post another top 10 result in front of 21.000 motocross mad spectators in Loket this weekend.
Tuesday, 3 August 2010
Coppins shows heart in grueling Limburg GP
Round 11 of the FIM MX World championship has welcomed 23.500 spectators to the grueling sands of Lommel to witness possibly the toughest Motocross GP in the world.
Tuesday, 6 July 2010
Onboard Video with Chris Birch
Chris takes us on a ride around his training track in NZ.
Coppins enjoys Swedish MX GP
Factory Aprilia racer, Josh Coppins, has scored two positive results in front of 22.000 enthusiastic spectators at round 10 of the FIM MX World championship.
Monday, 5 July 2010
Chris Birch - Exclusive Interview in NZ
Fresh off the cutting table.
Friday, 2 July 2010
Red Bull Romaniacs 2010
New Zealander Chris Birth won the five day Red Bull Romaniacs 2010.
Thursday, 1 July 2010
Chris Birch Wins Red Bull Romaniacs!
Chris Birch arrives only a few minutes behind of Jarvis - and wins the Red Bull Romaniacs for the first time in his career!
The blazingly fast New Zealander didn't go for safety on this last stage - in fact, Birch even rode 6 minutes faster than Graham Jarvis on the last 126 km of this years Romaniacs and secured his first ever win at the world's toughest Enduro Rallye.
NZs Chris Birch leads 'toughest race in the world'
On day four of this epic race, the rain is not only a constant companion but has become the dominating factor of the Red Bull Romaniacs 2010.
Tuesday, 29 June 2010
Further frustration for Coppins in Latvia
This past weekend saw Josh Coppins and his fellow MX1 GP stars head to Kegums in Latvia for rounds 9 of the World Championship.
Tuesday, 8 June 2010
Coppins fights for every position in French GP
Josh Coppins and the Factory Aprilia motocross team headed to St Jean D’Angely in France this past weekend looking for a good result in Round 7 of the MX1 World Championship.