Thanks to Sundays' night rain fire danger has dropped a little. Be very caredul if riding in AFM/Hancocks forest areas. Have your permit tag and fire extinguisher on hand.
NMCC event phone: 027 297 7624 This is a recorded message only. Text's will be answered as soon as possible but calls will not be answered.
If you want current updates on events
Please text "Event" and "Your name" to 027 2977624 to add your name to the event notification text service for the NMCC
To get emails of the latest Events Calendar and News hit the 'Email me notices Free' link in the grey bar below and type in your email address.
Website last updated: 25 Feb 2015
Peter Wilks: email@example.com
7 Mar: Enduro Lake Station (Saturday)
Rnd 1 BETA South Island Enduro Series
Org. S McGowan 027 486 0183
Mainly based at Speargrass Station, there's fantastic views back into Lake Rotoiti and a MX style terrain test for a rush between the 3 timed loops. This is a South Island Series round, but there's clubman, intermediate and expert classes to suit your skills.
Flyer: Click Here
7-8 Mar: Kaihoka Lakes Fun Family Motocross
Org. S Shuttleworth 027 270 5994
Family fun racing weekend at the great Kaihoka Lakes in Collingwood.
Classes for mini, junior and senior riders, plus racing based on skill level, rider age and machine capacity, Also class feature races and the King of Kaihoka Lakes Senior and Junior Trophy races.The flyer has more details on classes, fees and format.
There is free camping on site for riders and their families. As this is a working farm there is No Tearoffs and NO DOGS
Enter on the day,
Flyer: Click Here
21-22 Mar: Waiau Trail Ride
29 Mar: Kids XC Training & Have a Go Day
Org. C Aldridge
31 March: Club membership renewal time
12 April: Tapawera Fundraiser Trail Ride
Org. P Wilks
19 April: Pig Valley Cross Country
Org. A Lithgow
Rnd 3 MNZ Nationals
Rnd 2 South Island XC Series
Rnd 1 Top South XC Series Click Here
See Calendar Tab for more 2015 events to come
See also News
Tabs for details of local competition events and other news
Want to see what some of our top local riders are up to? Keep up to date...
- Click Here
Ethan Bruce - Click Here
AFM FORESTRY UPDATE:
Thanks to Sunday 22nds' night rain fire danger has dropped a little. Be very caredul if riding in AFM/Hancocks forest areas. Have your permit tag and fire extinguisher on hand.Check your spark arrestor and keep headers clear of dry matter when trail riding.
PLEASE stay out of posted and adjoining areas during other user events to ensure continued access to AFM Forests
22nd February 2015
NZ Motocross Champs - Round 2
Top effort to our club riders who rode at Round 2 of the NZ Motocross Champs in Timaru at Pleasant Point. In MX2 Hamish Harwood came in with an outstanding 2nd, Liam Hutton, 19th, Clinton Manderson, 26th. MX1, Simon Tucker, 27th. Reece Walker qualified 3rd in the 125cc class, but unfortunetly had mechanical issues and couldn't continue. Liam Kerr, 20th. Good effort guys.
21st February 2015
JCR Backflips South Island Junior MX Champs
This was held in Timaru at Pleasant Point and there were some pretty outstanding results from our club riders!
12-14yrs 125cc - Clayton Roeske, 2nd. Hayze Shuttleworth, 4th.
15-16yrs 125cc - Ethan Waters, 3rd. Skye Edwards, 5th. Isaac Millson, 6th.
11-12yrs 85cc - Thomas Singleton, 6th. Roma Edwards, 7th.
13-16yrs 85cc - Hayze Shuttleworth, 5th. Max Singleton, 10th. Brayden Leitch, 11th.
Well done guys and girls!
14th February 2015
NZ Cross-Country Nationals - Round 1
The opening round of the Cross-Country Nationals was held in Hawkes Bay and a few of our club riders did pretty well there. Well done Ethan Bruce who won Class 1 and was 6th overall in the seniors. Josh Donald who was 13th in Class 4 and 31st overall.
In the Juniors Jackson Walker was 4th and Keegan Anglesey 6th in Class 2, and Jackson 5th and Keegan 9th overall. Well done boys!
Club members in action:
Feb-NZ MX Champs - Round 2
Feb-South Island Junior MX Champs
Feb-NZ Cross-Country Nationals
Feb-NZ MX Champs - Round 1
Oct-Nutbuster Enduro ChCh
Sept-Nth Island Junior Champs
Sept-Australian Junior MX Nats
Hancock Forest Access
The Club now has an agreement with Action Forest Management for NMCC members to get forest riding access at half the cost of non-members - $60 for 12 months!
That's a lot of low cost trail riding that's nice and handy. Includes Hira, Moutere North, and parts of the Wairoa forests.
Junior riders can now get a permit tag as well so the family can go out together.
The 'AFM Access Permits" tab at the top of this page has all the details and Permit Packs can be picked up where you get your bike checked out.
Call Secretary Jannine to pick up your Permit Tag
Important Notice: Joining NMCC
To join up or renew on-line: See Membership
Tab or Click here
Membership classes are:
First Time Individual -$10 Full Year
First Time Family -$20 Full Year
Individual Full Year-$30
Family Full Year-$60
Individual Half Year (From 1 October 2014)-$20
Family Half Year (From 1 October 2014)-$40
: To claim the capped Family rate all members must reside at the same address.
Remember to bring your NMCC Club Card for $10 discount off
the normal entry fee at Laidbacks and non-championship Club rides
Second Wednesday monthly at Club Waimea, 345 Lower Queen St Richmond - All members welcome. Next meeting:7pm Wed 14th Jan 2015
Jannine Pope: Click Here
Deliarna Puklowski: Click Here