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07
2019

It’s Greener On The Other Side: Part Two

With the Penrite Hattah Desert Race fast approaching this weekend, we reconvene ahead of the bat to reflect on Active8 Yamaha Yamalube’s Josh Green. After addressing ‘Josh Green, The Athlete’, we now turn to Green’s business and drive outside of actually competing, Off Road Advantage. A new sponsor...

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06
2019

He ‘Wilksch’ Set Hattah Alight

When you look at the pedigree of Off-Roaders in Australia, you would assume that it takes years to build a dominant presence at National Championships such as the Yamaha Australian Off-Road Championship (AORC). Throwing a spanner in the works though is Andy Wilksch (Motul Pirelli Sherco Off-Road Tea...

21
06
2019

AORC Kyogle Rounds Media Call

There’s less than one month remaining until the Yamaha Australian Off-Road Championship (AORC) returns for Rounds 5 & 6, after a three-month mid-season break. As we edge closer to 2019 seasons halfway point, we encourage all interested media to submit their Media Accreditation Application....

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06
2019

It’s Greener On The Other Side: Part One

Ever worked out at the same intensity for four straight hours? We haven’t. And it’s not something us mere mortals willingly attempt. Enter stage left, the athlete. More specifically the motorcyclist gearing up for the gruelling weekend that is the Penrite Hattah Desert Race. They build up physical a...

12
06
2019

One Foot In Front Of The Other From Finke to AORC

Commencing a Finke Desert Race career back in 2016, her maiden voyage earned her the title of the youngest female to compete in and complete the 460-kilometre, grueling desert race. Returning each year thereafter, she’s consistently featured in the top three of her class, aside from the ra...

05
06
2019

The Inside Line On 2019 Kyogle Rounds

You’re 45 days out from the next rounds of the 2019 Yamaha Australian Off-Road Championship (AORC). How do you keep the momentum going? Well, to help tide you over and give you that extra drive, we’ve caught up with Kyogle Motorcycle Club’s President, Gordon McQueen, to chat about what to expe...

31
05
2019

“Beau”-tiful Return to Next Week’s Finke

2017 and 2018 were not kind to Beau Ralston (Schwartz Excavation Husqvarna). With an obliterated knee which required a reconstruction, ACL replacement, MCL and hamstring reattachment, alongside a damaged femur and fibia, most people would have bowed out from competition, but that’s not Ralston. 2019...

21
05
2019

Chittick Cracking The ‘Cody’ of MX and Enduro

At just 16 years of age, there aren’t many of us who can boast two consecutive positions in Team Australia’s FIM World Junior Motocross Championship (WJMX) line-up, whilst also having the opportunity to live in Europe, as an athlete. For Cody Chittick (Yamaha GYTR YJF Team) though, it’s a comfortabl...

16
05
2019

Jonte Taking AORC By The ‘Reyns’ With Sherco

Previously a privateer in the Yamaha Australian Off-Road Championship (AORC) who juggled the nine-to-five work week alongside his love for motorcycle racing, Jonte Reynders has been announced as a new addition to the Motul Pirelli Sherco Off-Road Team for the remaining 2019 AORC season. Alongside hi...

09
05
2019

Double Duty For Milesevic In AORC And MX Nationals

If you’ve followed our previous updates on the likes of Daniel Sanders (Husqvarna Enduro Racing Team), Daniel Milner (KTM Enduro Racing Team) and Luke Styke (Active8 Yamaha Yamalube), you’ll recognise the growth of cross-discipline training and racing in Motocross (MX) and Enduro. Another impressive...