Motocross

(PHOTO: WHS Motocross Team - Overall WINNING TEAM NISS Motocross Champs at Languard Bluff, 7/9/18)

If you are interested in the above sport please contact:
Mrs L Murphy (murphy.l@whs.ac.nz) 

Seth Reardon wins round one of Central Cross Country Series near Waipukurau. This is an annual five-round off-road motorcycle series, Chronicle 14/11/18.

Seth Reardon wins round one of Central Cross Country Series near Waipukurau. This is an annual five-round off-road motorcycle series, Chronicle 14/11/18.

Seth Reardon (former student) in action at the Central Cross Country Series near Waipukurau, Chronicle 14/11/18.  Photo / Andy McGechan.

Seth Reardon (former student) in action at the Central Cross Country Series near Waipukurau, Chronicle 14/11/18. Photo / Andy McGechan.

JAMES ROUNTREE came 10th (250cc 4 stroke class) & 13th (125cc class) at the Australian Junior Champs, Chron 9/10/18.

JAMES ROUNTREE came 10th (250cc 4 stroke class) & 13th (125cc class) at the Australian Junior Champs, Chron 9/10/18.

JAMES ROUNTREE was the best 15-19 yr old rider in both his bike divisions at the NISSs Motocross Champs in Wanganui. Troy Bullock 3rd 13-16yr 85cc class, Ajah Sullivan 3rd girls 125cc class; Chon 11/9/18.

JAMES ROUNTREE was the best 15-19 yr old rider in both his bike divisions at the NISSs Motocross Champs in Wanganui. Troy Bullock 3rd 13-16yr 85cc class, Ajah Sullivan 3rd girls 125cc class; Chon 11/9/18.

Overall WINNING TEAM - WHS TEAM NISS Motocross Champs at Languard Bluff, 7/9/18.

Overall WINNING TEAM - WHS TEAM NISS Motocross Champs at Languard Bluff, 7/9/18.

JAMES ROUNTREE 1ST in 2 divisions, 125cc & 250cc 4 stroke - NISS Motocross Champs at Languard Bluff, 7/9/18.

JAMES ROUNTREE 1ST in 2 divisions, 125cc & 250cc 4 stroke - NISS Motocross Champs at Languard Bluff, 7/9/18.

TROY BULLOCK 3rd overall 13-16 yrs grade 85cc class - NISS Motocross Champs at Languard Bluff, 7/9/18.

TROY BULLOCK 3rd overall 13-16 yrs grade 85cc class - NISS Motocross Champs at Languard Bluff, 7/9/18.

AJAH SULLIVAN 3rd overall in the girls class - NISS Motocross Champs at Languard Bluff, 7/9/18.

AJAH SULLIVAN 3rd overall in the girls class - NISS Motocross Champs at Languard Bluff, 7/9/18.

NISS Motocross Champs at Languard Bluff, 7/9/18.

NISS Motocross Champs at Languard Bluff, 7/9/18.

NISS Motocross Champs at Languard Bluff, 7/9/18.

NISS Motocross Champs at Languard Bluff, 7/9/18.

NISS Motocross Champs at Languard Bluff, 7/9/18.

NISS Motocross Champs at Languard Bluff, 7/9/18.

NISS Motocross Champs at Languard Bluff, 7/9/18.

NISS Motocross Champs at Languard Bluff, 7/9/18.

NISS Motocross Champs at Languard Bluff, 7/9/18.

NISS Motocross Champs at Languard Bluff, 7/9/18.

NISS Motocross Champs at Languard Bluff, 7/9/18.

NISS Motocross Champs at Languard Bluff, 7/9/18.

NISS Motocross Champs at Languard Bluff, 7/9/18.

NISS Motocross Champs at Languard Bluff, 7/9/18.

NISS Motocross Champs at Languard Bluff, 7/9/18.

NISS Motocross Champs at Languard Bluff, 7/9/18.

NISS Motocross Champs at Languard Bluff, 7/9/18.

NISS Motocross Champs at Languard Bluff, 7/9/18.

NISS Motocross Champs at Languard Bluff, 7/9/18.

NISS Motocross Champs at Languard Bluff, 7/9/18.

NISS Motocross Champs at Languard Bluff, 7/9/18.

NISS Motocross Champs at Languard Bluff, 7/9/18.

NISS Motocross Champs at Languard Bluff, 7/9/18.

NISS Motocross Champs at Languard Bluff, 7/9/18.

NISS Motocross Champs at Languard Bluff, 7/9/18.

NISS Motocross Champs at Languard Bluff, 7/9/18.

NISS Motocross Champs at Languard Bluff, 7/9/18.

NISS Motocross Champs at Languard Bluff, 7/9/18.

NISS Motocross Champs at Languard Bluff, 7/9/18.

NISS Motocross Champs at Languard Bluff, 7/9/18.

NISS Motocross Champs at Languard Bluff, 7/9/18.

NISS Motocross Champs at Languard Bluff, 7/9/18.

NISS Motocross Champs at Languard Bluff, 7/9/18.

NISS Motocross Champs at Languard Bluff, 7/9/18.

Whanganui High School was well represented with over a dozen entries at the NISS Motocross Champs in Wanganui, Chron 8/9/18.

Whanganui High School was well represented with over a dozen entries at the NISS Motocross Champs in Wanganui, Chron 8/9/18.

Seth Reardon (ex WHS) moves into 2nd at midway point of the NZXC Cross Country Series, Chron 5/9/18.

Seth Reardon (ex WHS) moves into 2nd at midway point of the NZXC Cross Country Series, Chron 5/9/18.

Brothers Ben & Scott Emerson, who both competed in the 13-16 yr 85cc class Wanganui Motorcycle Club's Winter MX series, were getting air; Chron 24/8/18.

Brothers Ben & Scott Emerson, who both competed in the 13-16 yr 85cc class Wanganui Motorcycle Club's Winter MX series, were getting air; Chron 24/8/18.

Brothers Ben & Scott Emerson, who both competed in the 13-16 yr 85cc class Wanganui Motorcycle Club's Winter MX series, were getting air; Chron 24/8/18.

Brothers Ben & Scott Emerson, who both competed in the 13-16 yr 85cc class Wanganui Motorcycle Club's Winter MX series, were getting air; Chron 24/8/18.

JAMES ROUNTREE pulled off a remarkable double, winning both Jnr 125cc & Snr A Grade Under at the Winter Series MX at Languards Bluff, Chron 21/8/18.

JAMES ROUNTREE pulled off a remarkable double, winning both Jnr 125cc & Snr A Grade Under at the Winter Series MX at Languards Bluff, Chron 21/8/18.

Seth Reardon (ex WHS) has fin 4th in the second round Yamaha NZXC Cross Country Series near Himatangi, Chron 9/8/18.

Seth Reardon (ex WHS) has fin 4th in the second round Yamaha NZXC Cross Country Series near Himatangi, Chron 9/8/18.

Trent McInlay (ex WHS) broke his back 3 yrs ago now he is back racing with his dad Grant at Landguard's Bluff. He is leading his class Winter MX series this season in his comeback series - a remarkable achievement given the severity of his injuries, Chron 17/7/18.

Trent McInlay (ex WHS) broke his back 3 yrs ago now he is back racing with his dad Grant at Landguard's Bluff. He is leading his class Winter MX series this season in his comeback series - a remarkable achievement given the severity of his injuries, Chron 17/7/18.

Recipients of the latest M10 Mega Futures Champions Trust: Kayaking - Lucas Thompson (left) & Sophie Brooke (middle back); Canoeing - Jack Clifton (3rd from left) & Liam Lace (4th from left), Chronicle 18/5/18.

Recipients of the latest M10 Mega Futures Champions Trust: Kayaking - Lucas Thompson (left) & Sophie Brooke (middle back); Canoeing - Jack Clifton (3rd from left) & Liam Lace (4th from left), Chronicle 18/5/18.

JAMES ROUNTREE finished 8th in NZ at the National Jnr MX Champs 15-16 yr 125cc class in Mosgiel. Oliver Dennison 11th 14-16yr 250cc class, Jaxon Watt 10th 13-16yr 85cc class, Chron 25/4/18.

JAMES ROUNTREE finished 8th in NZ at the National Jnr MX Champs 15-16 yr 125cc class in Mosgiel. Oliver Dennison 11th 14-16yr 250cc class, Jaxon Watt 10th 13-16yr 85cc class, Chron 25/4/18.

Seth Reardon (ex WHS) claimed victory in the under 300cc four-stroke class at the final round North Island MX Champs in Taupo, Chron 11/4/18.

Seth Reardon (ex WHS) claimed victory in the under 300cc four-stroke class at the final round North Island MX Champs in Taupo, Chron 11/4/18.

Seth Reardon (ex WHS), won Snr U450cc class Woodville Motocross GP.  Jnr class students' Olly Dennison 9th overall 14-16 yr 250cc class & James Rountree 9th 15-16 yr 125cc class, having to ride the last race with no handle bar grip after it fell off; Chron 31/1/18.

Seth Reardon (ex WHS), won Snr U450cc class Woodville Motocross GP. Jnr class students' Olly Dennison 9th overall 14-16 yr 250cc class & James Rountree 9th 15-16 yr 125cc class, having to ride the last race with no handle bar grip after it fell off; Chron 31/1/18.

Richard Dibben (ex WHS) intent on winning back his Suzuki Tri-Series title, Chron 14/12/17.

Richard Dibben (ex WHS) intent on winning back his Suzuki Tri-Series title, Chron 14/12/17.

Seth Reardon (ex WHS) claimed the Central Enduro Champs under 300cc class, but missed the overall series win by a whisker; Chron 8/11/17.

Seth Reardon (ex WHS) claimed the Central Enduro Champs under 300cc class, but missed the overall series win by a whisker; Chron 8/11/17.

WHS student RIKI & Shayne Wainhouse with their PRIZES - 4 Hr & Jnr 90 x-country endurance racing at Taupo, RIKI WON 12-14 yr div Jnr 90 race; Olly Dennison 6th 14-16 Jnr class, Blake Rountree 10th same grade; Chron 31/10/17.

WHS student RIKI & Shayne Wainhouse with their PRIZES - 4 Hr & Jnr 90 x-country endurance racing at Taupo, RIKI WON 12-14 yr div Jnr 90 race; Olly Dennison 6th 14-16 Jnr class, Blake Rountree 10th same grade; Chron 31/10/17.

JAMES ROUNTREE is heading across the ditch to compete at the Australian Jnr Motocross Nationals, Chron 26/9/17.

JAMES ROUNTREE is heading across the ditch to compete at the Australian Jnr Motocross Nationals, Chron 26/9/17.

SETH REARDON (former student) finished runnerup, 5th round Central Enduro Champs, Aug 2017.

SETH REARDON (former student) finished runnerup, 5th round Central Enduro Champs, Aug 2017.

JAXON WATT is 1st overall 12-16 year 85cc class leading into 5th & final round, Winter Series Jnr MX Academy, Aug 2017.

JAXON WATT is 1st overall 12-16 year 85cc class leading into 5th & final round, Winter Series Jnr MX Academy, Aug 2017.

Riki Wainhouse in action at Landguard Rd, June 2017

Riki Wainhouse in action at Landguard Rd, June 2017

JOE WAINHOUSE (former student) WON MX-3 class at Wellington MX Champs. WHS student Jaxon Watt was 4th 12-16 year olds 85cc class, Chron 18/5/17.

JOE WAINHOUSE (former student) WON MX-3 class at Wellington MX Champs. WHS student Jaxon Watt was 4th 12-16 year olds 85cc class, Chron 18/5/17.

JAMES ROUNTREE has claimed fifth in his class at the NZ Junior MX Champs in New Plymouth, Chron 27/4/17.

JAMES ROUNTREE has claimed fifth in his class at the NZ Junior MX Champs in New Plymouth, Chron 27/4/17.

Whanganui Jnr MX Academy riders A Sullivan (left), J Cooper, C Tylee, Riki Wainhouse (WHS student), T Edwards, Logan Smith (WHS student), T England, Alex Luff-Scott (WHS student), M Barron, J Ashworth, T Bullock & L Mallinder, flanked by Nationally ranked No 3 Cody Cooper (left) & No 1 Rhys Carter, Chron 19/4/17.

Whanganui Jnr MX Academy riders A Sullivan (left), J Cooper, C Tylee, Riki Wainhouse (WHS student), T Edwards, Logan Smith (WHS student), T England, Alex Luff-Scott (WHS student), M Barron, J Ashworth, T Bullock & L Mallinder, flanked by Nationally ranked No 3 Cody Cooper (left) & No 1 Rhys Carter, Chron 19/4/17.

Whanganui's Oliver Dennison (WHS student) will be hoping to run in the Top 3 of the 14-16 250cc class, which will be great build up for the NZ Junior MX champs, Chron 15/4/17.

Whanganui's Oliver Dennison (WHS student) will be hoping to run in the Top 3 of the 14-16 250cc class, which will be great build up for the NZ Junior MX champs, Chron 15/4/17.

WHS motocross riders BLAKE ROUNTREE, JAMES ROUNTREE & OLIVER DENNISON with their trophy from the Taranaki Secondary Schools Champs, Chron 21/3/17.

WHS motocross riders BLAKE ROUNTREE, JAMES ROUNTREE & OLIVER DENNISON with their trophy from the Taranaki Secondary Schools Champs, Chron 21/3/17.

OLLIE DENNISON finished 2nd in his class at the Epic Events four-hour endurance race in Taupo, 29/10/16.

OLLIE DENNISON finished 2nd in his class at the Epic Events four-hour endurance race in Taupo, 29/10/16.

Whanganui motorcycle racer (& former student) Richie Dibben (right) has lept into 2nd place overall in the FIM Asia Supermoto Champs, Chon 13/10/16.

Whanganui motorcycle racer (& former student) Richie Dibben (right) has lept into 2nd place overall in the FIM Asia Supermoto Champs, Chon 13/10/16.

Wanganui Jnr Academy rider Jaxon Watt powered into 6th 12-16 85cc class at the WN MX Champs in Foxton. Olly Dennison fin 5th Jnr 250cc 4-stroke class; Jaxon Watt 12-16 85cc fin 6th, Chron 12/10/16.

Wanganui Jnr Academy rider Jaxon Watt powered into 6th 12-16 85cc class at the WN MX Champs in Foxton. Olly Dennison fin 5th Jnr 250cc 4-stroke class; Jaxon Watt 12-16 85cc fin 6th, Chron 12/10/16.

Brothers Riki & Joe Wainhouse (WHS student) fin 3th & 4th in their respective Jnr grades after 4th & final round Central X-Country Series at Tinui, Chron 15/6/16.

Brothers Riki & Joe Wainhouse (WHS student) fin 3th & 4th in their respective Jnr grades after 4th & final round Central X-Country Series at Tinui, Chron 15/6/16.

Wanganui Jnr Academy rider Tom Gilligan takes a leap of faith at the Mighty Manawatu Jnr MX Champs near Foxton. He fin 9th overall in his grade fin race three in 6th after a top ride. Chron 26/5/16.

Wanganui Jnr Academy rider Tom Gilligan takes a leap of faith at the Mighty Manawatu Jnr MX Champs near Foxton. He fin 9th overall in his grade fin race three in 6th after a top ride. Chron 26/5/16.

WHS student Joe Wainhouse is sitting 3rd in the Jnr 250cc class after two rounds of the Wanganui MX Champs, May 2016.

WHS student Joe Wainhouse is sitting 3rd in the Jnr 250cc class after two rounds of the Wanganui MX Champs, May 2016.

On Friday 18 March, six WHS students, including Joe Wainhouse, Jordan Hatch, Lance Barron, Tom Gilligan, Anton Montague & Jaxon Watt, competed 2016 Inter-school MX Challenge in Rotorua.

On Friday 18 March, six WHS students, including Joe Wainhouse, Jordan Hatch, Lance Barron, Tom Gilligan, Anton Montague & Jaxon Watt, competed 2016 Inter-school MX Challenge in Rotorua.

WHS student - Ollie Dennison.

WHS student - Ollie Dennison.

WHS student - Jordan Hatch.

WHS student - Jordan Hatch.