NZ Heritage Sport at Nelson A&P Show

NZ Heritage Sport at Nelson A&P Show

Wood Chopping is a sport that requires eye-hand coordination, strength, fitness, dedication and a lot of technique and all of this will be on display at the Golden Edge Nelson A&P Show 2019. “We just chop it in half,” says Dave McEwen, President of the Nelson...
Fisher claims off-road national title

Fisher claims off-road national title

Jacob Page Richmond’s Dan Fisher has completed a stellar first season by winning the New Zealand Off-road class one title at the national championships at Napier. Fisher in his Razorback twin-seater powered by a 6000cc Chev V8, added the NZ1 to his North Island title...
Over 40 riders defying gravity in Brightwater

Over 40 riders defying gravity in Brightwater

Brightwater’s Mt Heslington Rd hosted the ‘King of the Hill’ this weekend. Nelson rider Ethan Bruce claimed the title of ‘The King of the Hill’. Over 40 riders defied gravity and at least 500 people were watching it over the course of the day. “I would like to say...
Brightwater set to host hill climb

Brightwater set to host hill climb

Jacob Page Brightwater’s Mt Heslington Rd will host “an old fashioned, action-packed” hill climb on Sunday. Motocross Events Nelson’s Dan Shallcrass says after trialling the idea last year, the event was back and keen to build on the initial success. “It’s an old...
Local kid rides for third win at Mini Motocross

Local kid rides for third win at Mini Motocross

Bailey Harris is an 8-year old boy from Richmond whose favourite sport is motocross, and it’s something he’s been doing since he was five years old. After racing the NZ Mini Motocross Nationals in Hawkes Bay last week, he will accelerate to guarantee his third win at...
Riding on a bucket bike

Riding on a bucket bike

Ruby Inwood has found a way to enjoy her passion for motorbikes without breaking the bank. The 17-year old who lives in Appleby has found that with bucket race bikes she now has a chance to join the sport. “It is an awesome sport if you love motorbikes. I really enjoy...