Articles tagged 'motocross'

CBZ bails out Tanya Muzinda 23 May 2017 HARARE - Young Zimbabwean rider Tanyaradzwa Muzinda will finally realise her dream of competing at the British Masters Kids National Motocross Championships after receiving $10 000 from CBZ Holdings to fund her trip. The former Zimbabwe Junior Sportsperson of the Year is expected to leave for ...
NetOne calls Tanya Muzinda 21 July 2016 HARARE - Young Zimbabwean motocross sensation Tanya Muzinda yesterday received a timely boost ahead of her maiden tour of Europe after NetOne unveiled $6 000 for her upkeep during the course of the trip. The reigning Zimbabwe Junior Sportsperson of the Year is expected to leave for Italy on Fr...
Zim to host Africa motocross champs 7 August 2015 HARARE - Rivalry will yet again be renewed when an illustrious cast of the continent's top motocross riders converge at Donnybrook Park for the FIM Africa Continental Championship medals later this month. At least 207 riders from six countries have entered for the motocross fiesta that will ru...
Bako out to consolidate lead 22 July 2015 HARARE - Top junior Zimbabwean motocross rider Emmanuel Bako will be hoping to consolidate his position at the top of the 2015 Monster Energy MX South African National Championship series in Johannesburg at the weekend. Bako remains on course to win this year's 50cc Pro title in the Monster En...
Another win for Bako in SA 17 June 2015 HARARE - Rising motocross rider Emmanuel Bako won his third successive race in South Africa after finishing first in the WOMZA Sunco Super Series National in Johannesburg over the weekend. The win underlined the Zimbabweans' growing status as one of the hottest emerging riders on the local sce...
Motocross riders shine in SA 2 June 2015 HARARE - Zimbabwe motocross riders held their own against world class opponents at the Monster Energy South Africa National MX Championship, in Port Elizabeth over the weekend. Young Emmanuel Bako underlined his growing status as one of the hottest emerging riders on the local scene by finishi...
Thrills at Motocross Club Champs 21 May 2015 HARARE - Reagan Wasmuth, Davin Cocker and come-back kid Sean Mitchell had phenomenal rides at the Zimbabwe Motocross Club Championships held at Donnybrook on Sunday. One of the most passionate riders out there, Cocker is always a serious factor at every national event and his influence shone i...
Bako continues to shine 15 April 2015 HARARE – Rising motocross rider Emmanuel Bako added another accolade to his growing trophy cabinet after winning the Monster Energy South African National MX Championships in Western Cape over the weekend. The eight-year-old blitzed the field in the 50cc pro Class to re-affirm his growing stat...
Bako's star continues to shine 17 March 2015 HARARE - Rising youngster Emmanuel Bako reaffirmed his growing status as one of the hottest riders on the local scene after winning his respective classes in the Bogwheelers Motocross Championships over the weekend. The Heritage Primary School, Grade Three student, was unmatched in the 50cc A ...
Young Bako chases motocross dream 13 March 2015 HARARE - As the emergence of black motocross riders continues to grow in the country, fledgling biker Emmanuel Bako has already set himself big aspirations in the sport. Starting his racing career at the age of four, Emmanuel has had an impressive run on the motocross circuit earning more than...
Bako heads for South Africa 25 February 2015 HARARE - Zimbabwe motocross youngster Emmanuel Bako is confident ahead of the South African National Motocross Championships scheduled for this weekend at Harrismith in Free State. The Heritage Primary School Grade Three student, is one of the Zimbabwean raiders that will take part in the meet...
He Bla-i-zed Zim motocross 17 March 2014 HARARE - Many have so often passed it off as a coffin on wheels, but for Blaize Thomas, motorcycling is just a misunderstood lifestyle. The seven-time Zimbabwe national motocross champion feels the two wheels are largely misunderstood, in fact they provide a thrill and adrenalin rush like no o...
Battered and bruised, but not beaten 20 December 2013 HARARE - After breaking several bones, not many athletes will have the will, let alone courage, to keep going But Zimbabwe’s multiple motocross champion Jayden Ashwell is no ordinary athlete, he is a fierce fighter. Aged 17 and still to turn professional, the Marondera-born star’s love for ...
Zim riders aim to change fortunes 13 December 2013 HARARE - Zimbabwe motocross riders will have to dig deep in their quest to crawl their way back into contention at the ongoing Summer Series that has so far produced mixed results for the local contingent. The local riders started with so much promise on the first day of the motocross extravag...
Zim riders in contention 9 December 2013 HARARE - Zimbabwe Moto-X riders put themselves on course for a strong finish with some stellar rides on day one of the Summer Series at Donnybrook at the weekend. Peterhouse High School’s Ashley Thixton was one of the standout performers of the local riders after taking the chequered flag in a...
Grainger eyes Summer Series comeback 6 December 2013 HARARE - Zimbabwe motocross starlet Tristan Grainger is hoping to use the Zimbabwe Summer Series that gets underway on Saturday to rediscover the form that saw him complete a memorable season last year. The country’s premier motocross competition will be held over four days, with two motocross...
Mawarire siblings chase motocross greatness 3 December 2013 HARARE - When you have a father as committed as Mike Mawarire thriving in a sport where family support plays an integral role becomes an attainable goal. That is why it is no surprise siblings Tafadzwa, 17, Mike Jnr, 14, and Tyler, 10, are some of the best motocross riders on the local scene. ...
Motocross sensation in UK contract hunt 30 December 2012 HARARE - Zimbabwean motocross sensation Sean Mitchell flies out to England today where he hopes to sign a contract with Italian Moto-X stable KTM Silver Action. The Silver Action team was formed in 1998 by two motorsport enthusiasts, Sylvester Pizzamiglio and Mario Bui. The stable has grown from ...
Bumper cast for Summer Series 4 November 2012 HARARE - A bumper cast of top class motocross riders from across the continent and beyond is expected to grace the 2012 Zimbabwe Summer Series at Donnybrook next month. Close to 160 riders drawn from as far as the United States will battle for honours in Zimbabwe s premier motorcycling event, spr...