The All Blacks are not the only Kiwi sports stars making waves in Argentina this weekend, with Sarah Walker fighting back from years of injury-laden adversity to finish on the podium at the UCI BMX World Cup.
It is with pleasure that BMX New Zealand announce the successful selected riders who trialled for the BMXNZ Mighty 11’s Junior Test Teams at the Mountain Raiders BMX Club, during the 2018 Pre-Norths Trial event, Sunday 23rd September 2018.
Records tumbled on BMX time trial day at the Aims Games. In the third year of this sport at the tournament, fastest times were set in three of the four divisions – Year 7 boys and girls, and Year 8 boys.
The efforts of two of Waikato’s rising stars in BMX have paid off. Hamilton students Cailen Calkin and Jessie Smith have been selected for the 2018 Summer Youth Olympic Games, held in Buenos Aires in October.