Riders from Sunset Coast BMX Club headed to Whangerai over Labour weekend for the 2017 BMX North Island Championship.
They were racing against the top riders around New Zealand, with some also competing against the top Australian riders in their age class. Sixteen riders entered from the local club, and nine of those riders placed in the top eight.
Sunset Coast BMX Finals Results:
Max Hei Hei NI (North Island ) 1
Paiton Taylor NI 1
Maynard Peel NI 1 Men Junior
Mackenzie Roberts-Craig NI 2 Women Junior
Quinn Hookway NI 5
Sam Robertson NI 5 (Cruiser class)
Callum Saines NI 6 (Cruiser class)
Cory Walden NI 6 (20inch) and NI 4 (Cruiser class)
Kate Stenhouse NI 7
Riders will now focus on trainings and club nights in order to grow skills and be ready for the 2018 Nationals in New Plymouth in April.
Sunset Coast is open to riders of all ages. The youngest rider is 16 months old and the oldest is 50+. For more details head to their website www.sunsetcoastbmx.co.nz