Motocross Legend Smythe

Australian Motocross Legend Graeme Smythe [Above] Graham Smythe held a commanding lead in the 1979 Mr Motocross series until the final race.  [Top Right] Smythe wins the holeshot at Round 2 in Tivoli  [Bottom right]  Equal first-round winners  at Broadford in 1979 – Graeme Smythe (left) with Swede Pelle Granquist …

Australian Motocross Championships Broadford 1978

Australian Motocross Championships Broadford 8 October 1978, reg hunt circuit – broadford, victoria Photo:  Expatriate Swede Pelle Granquist (left) won both the 250 & 500c Australian Championships at Broadford in 1978 on his Husqvarna, while Graeme Smythe (WA, Yamaha) won the Unlimited title and Duke of Edinburgh Award. Swede wins …

Motocross Legend Miller

Motocross Legend Miller New Zealand rider Ivan Miller won two Australian Motocross Titles and finished runner-up twice during the 1970s (Photo: Peter Kitchingman) Ivan Miller – The Flying Kiwi New Zealand rider Ivan Miller first rode in Australia in 1967 when he was part of the 1967/68 International Motocross series …

Australian Motocross Championships Devonport 1969

Australian Motocross Championships Devonport 23 november 1969, st leonard’s circuit, devonport – tasmania Victorian rider Gary Flood made history in 1969 becoming the first ever person to win all solo classes at the Australian Motocross Championships at the one event. Gary Flood makes history at 1969 Australian Motocross Championships On …

Australian Motocross Championships Sanford 1975

Australian Motocross Championships Sanford 16 november 1974, South Arm Road, Sanford – tasmania Photo: Reigning World 125cc Motocross Champion Gaston Rahier toured Australia in 1975, winning three National titles in Tasmania. Reigning World Champion Rahier steals the show at Australian Championships Reigning World 125cc Motocross Champion Gaston Rahier from Belgium won …

Motocross Legend Granquist

Motocross Legend Granquist Australian Motocross Legend Pelle Granquist won his fourth Australian Championship at Wanneroo in Western Australia in 1979 (Photos: by Peter Kitchingman) Celebrating his 250cc victory at Wanneroo with Kevin Russell Granquist shows his style on the Wanneroo circuit “Mr Husqvarna” Pelle Granquist Swedish rider Pelle Granquist came …

Motocross Legend Gunter

Australian Motocross Legend Anthony Gunter Australian Motocross Legend Anthony Gunter in action Three-times Mr Motocross and Australian Champion Team Pepsi – Anthony Gunter leads Stephen Gall Mr Motocross Anthony Gunter – a household name in Australia With the introduction of the Mr Motocross series in 1974, motocross became more professional …

Motocross des Nations 1992

Team USA wins 12 MX des Nations in a row 1992 world motocross des nations, cosy creek, manjimup, western australia (5-6 september) International riders flying high at the 1992 Motocross des Nations at the Cosy Creek Circuit, Manjimup, Western Australia The 1992 Motocross des Nations – Australia’s biggest motocross event …

Australian Motocross Championships Clarendon 1971

Australian Motocross Championships Clarendon September 1971, South Australia Photo: New Zealand Motocross Champion Ivan Miller (Husqvarna) won the two prestigious Senior titles at the 1971 Australian Championships in Clarendon, South Australia. Kiwi Miller becomes first International to win an Australian Motocross Championship New Zealand rider Ivan Miller won both the …

Australian Motocross Championships Manjimup 1974

Australian Motocross Championships Manjimup 2 june 1974, hosted by the manjimup Motorcycle club Photo: Victorian rider Gary Flood [left] won two titles at the 1974 Australian Motocross Championships in Manjimup on a Bultaco to take his overall tally to eight. It was his brother Trevor’s  [right] fourth title, riding a …