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BAKO SOARS HIGH IN SOUTH AFRICA

Posted on July 10, 2018 at 7:30 AM Comments comments (0)




One of Zimbabwe’s top junior motocross riders Emmanuel Bako shot to the top of the 65cc Class Standings of the 2018 South African National Championship series after producing another solid performance during Round Four of this tough seven-round motorcycling competition at Terra Topia in Johannesburg on Saturday.


Bako (12), a Grade Six pupil a...

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BAKO, THIXTON FOR SA MOTO-X

Posted on June 28, 2018 at 4:35 AM Comments comments (0)


ACE Zimbabwean junior motocross rider Emmanuel Bako will have his hands full when he returns to South Africa next week to compete in Round Four of that country’s tough seven-round National Championship series.


Round Four of the 2018 South African National Motocross Championship series is scheduled for July 7 at Terra Topia in Johannesburg and it will be held simultaneously with the fourth round of this year’s Northern Regions Championship series (NRMX...

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TOP JUNIOR MOTOCROSS RIDERS COMMITTED TO TEAM ZIM

Posted on June 21, 2018 at 2:45 AM Comments comments (0)



THREE of the country’s top junior motocross riders, cousins Emmanuel and Munyaradzi Bako; and Tanya Muzinda have committed themselves to represent Zimbabwe at this year’s FIM Africa Motocross of African Nations Championships at Mindola Motocross Park in Kitwe, Zambia, in August.


The Bogwheelers Club, who run the motorcycling sport of ...

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BIG MOTO-X TEAM FOR ZAMBIA

Posted on June 19, 2018 at 2:15 AM Comments comments (0)




ZIMBABWE are looking at sending a big team of 50 of the country’s top junior and senior male and female riders to this year’s FIM Africa Motocross of African Nations Championships which are scheduled to be held at Mindola Motocross Park in Kitwe, Zambia, in August.


This year’s FIM Africa Motocross of African Nations Ch...

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MEET TANYA MUZINDA - ZIMBABWE'S YOUNGEST MOTOCROSS CHAMP

Posted on June 13, 2018 at 4:25 AM Comments comments (0)




Some kids worry about their video games and school, others kick butts and break boundaries


What were you up to when you were 12 years old? I was finishing my last year of elementary school and life revolved around my Gameboy, Pokemon—back when there were only 150 of them—and my Pikachu Tamagotchi. Changing the world wasn’t exactly ...

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ZIMBABWE: BAKO SPARKLES AT TERRA TOPIA

Posted on June 13, 2018 at 3:35 AM Comments comments (0)


All is looking good for Zimbabwe's junior motocross sensation Emmanuel Bako who continued with his fine form in the South African circuit this year by scoring a double during round three of the 2018 Northern Regions Championship series at Terra Topia just outside Johannesburg where he won the 65cc and 85cc classes on Saturday.


Coming up against some of South Africa's top junior motocross riders at this one-day regional championship race meeting, Bako (12) once ag...

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ZIMBABWE'S FEMALE MOTOCROSS CHAMPION IS BREAKING GENDER BARRIERS AT JUST 12 YEARS OLD

Posted on June 11, 2018 at 9:35 AM Comments comments (0)




Most people at the young age of six were eager to learn how to ride that new bike their parents bought for them.


But Tanya Muzinda was already handling a motorbike on her own and had begun tackling a male-dominated sport: motocross.


At just 12, she is already an accomplished motocross rider and the first ever female motocross champion...

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ZIMBABWE: BAKO, MANUEL SHINE AT DONNYBROOK

Posted on June 7, 2018 at 4:40 AM Comments comments (0)

 



By Collin Matiza


There was no stopping two of the country's top junior motocross riders Emmanuel Bako and Daiyaan Manuel during round two of the 2018 Bogwheelers Club National Championship series at Donnybrook Raceway in Harare on Sunday where they stole the show in the 65cc and 85cc Class respe...

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TANYA, BAKO BACK AT DONNYBROOK

Posted on June 1, 2018 at 4:55 AM Comments comments (0)


Collin Matiza Sports Editor


ACE Zimbabwe’s female motocross rider Tanya Muzinda, fresh from winning a top regional sports award in Johannesburg, South Africa, last Saturday night, will lead a crew of the country’s top junior and senior bikers in the second round of the 2018 National Championship series at Donnybrook in Harare on Sunday.


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ZIMBABWE: BAKO, WASMUTH EYE SA MOTO-X TITLES

Posted on June 1, 2018 at 4:50 AM Comments comments (0)


By Collin Matiza


Two of Zimbabwe's top junior motocross riders Emmanuel Bako and Regan Wasmuth are now strongly in the running for the 2018 South African National Championship overall titles after producing some brilliant performances in the opening three rounds of this seven-round series.


Bako (12) is competing in the 65cc and 85cc (Juniors) classes while Wasmuth (14) is carrying the country's flag in the 125cc High School Class in this ...

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TANYA, MOYO HONOURED IN SA

Posted on May 29, 2018 at 2:55 AM Comments comments (0)




IT was a memorable weekend for Zimbabwe as motocross star Tanyaradzwa Muzinda was crowned Junior Sportswoman of the Year while Elford Moyo got the Sportsman of the Year with a disability award at the African Union Sports Council Region Five Regional Annual Sports Awards on Saturday.


The awards were held in Johannesburg, South Africa to honour outstanding a...

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ZIMBABWE: BIG BOOST FOR BAKO

Posted on May 15, 2018 at 2:50 AM Comments comments (0)


Published by:  Collin Matiza 




ACE Zimbabwe's junior motocross rider Emmanuel Bako has received a huge morale booster ahead of next weekend's third round of the 2018 South African National Championship series when a local jewellery company - BetterBrands Jewellery - sponsored him with a brand new KTM bike.


The third round of ...

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ZIMBABWE: BAKO, MUZINDA EXCEL IN SA, ZIM

Posted on May 9, 2018 at 4:25 AM Comments comments (0)





By Collin Matiza Sports Editor


TWO of Zimbabwe's top junior male and female motocross riders Emmanuel Bako and Tanya Muzinda made their presence felt during different race meetings held over the weekend in South Africa and Zimbabwe where they both earned places on the podium.


Bako was away in South Africa wher...

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BAKO BACK TO WINNING WAYS

Posted on April 17, 2018 at 7:25 AM Comments comments (0)




Collin Matiza Sports Editor

ZIMBABWE’S junior motocross champion rider Emmanuel Bako was back to his winning ways during the third round of the 2018 Inland Championship series at Dirt Bronco in Krugersdorp, South Africa, on Sunday where he clinched the 65cc Class title.


Bako (12) was back on the track after having finished second overall in the se...

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STRONG WEEKEND FOR BOSCH IN HARARE

Posted on March 9, 2018 at 6:20 AM Comments comments (0)




Sunday, March 4 saw Zoé Bosch delivering a host of impressive performances for the Monroe Racing team during the first round of the 2018 Zimbabwe Main Circuit Superbike Championship. She bagged a host of fourth positions for the day in only her second visit to the circuit; her first riding a 600cc machine.



The weekend started with Saturday afternoon’s practice se...

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European Motocross Championships: the 2017 rules are on FIM Europe website

Posted on February 6, 2017 at 1:05 AM Comments comments (0)

The FIM Europe Motocross rules are now on the FIM Europe website and can be downloaded here.

http://fim-europe.us2.list-manage.com/track/click?u=c9a256be5a2c13b24461e180a&id=06dcb5256d&e=a7adf4aa0b


Among the news of the 2017 season:


1. The EMX250 championship is open to motorcycles between 175cc and 250cc for both 4 stroke and 2 stroke powered engines. This will make the European motocross most important championship extremely interesting with...

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2013 Summer Series

Posted on December 9, 2013 at 5:55 PM Comments comments (0)


Zim Motox Riders Shine in SA

Posted on September 5, 2013 at 3:30 AM Comments comments (0)

JAYDEN Ashwell rode his bike like a demon as he helped Zimbabwe reassert themselves among top motocross-riding nations in Africa when they took a credible second place finish behind the hosts South Africa at the 2013 FIM Africa Motocross of African Nations at Muldersdrift just outside Johannesburg, South Africa, at the weekend.


Ashwell, who was mounting a KTM motorbike, took two podium places in the three heats of the men's MXI Class to help Zimbabwe to finish second overall...

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