Race Videos from main events
Vinny has to cut 4 second of his practice lap time to get 3'rd or better. In races he cuts 5 seconds of his lap times and fights hard for his two 3'rd placings in Race 1 and Race 2. He then happily settles for 4'th in Race 3 to consolidate his 3'rd overall. His best 125cc race sofar.
Final Round (R6) Taupo Winter Series
28 October 2014, Taupo
Vinny leaves the best to last and wins this round of Tapo Winter Series for 11-12yo 85cc. He places 5'th in the series having missed Round 5 with a broken collarbone.
Summer Cross, 27 December 2014
After a 2 months break from MX Vinny races in the 13-16yo 85cc class and gets a DNF, 11'th and 18'th to place 24'th. We had gremlins in the bike this w/e and at one stage it looked like Vinny would get no racing.
Capital Champs, 19-20 April 2014
By racing to a 7'th, 4'th and 5'th on day one, then 8'th and 6'th on day two Vinny places 5'th in the 85cc class.
NZ junior Champs 25-27 April 2014
Ikamatua, South Island
Vinny struggles with the deep ruts and places 17'th in the 11-12yo 85 class. His best race is his first where he placed 13'th.
Top Of The South Champs 23-24 Nov 2013
NZ TT Champs, 12-13 July 2014
Kuratau, Lake Taupo
By racing to a 4'th, 4'th, 5'th, 4'th and 6'th Vinny places 4'th in the 85cc class at his first NZTT Champs.
Winter Cross, 13 September 2014
Vinny places 2'nd in the inaugural Winter Champs held by Gold Coast MCC by racing to 4'th, 2'nd and 2'nd in the 8-12yo 85cc class.
King Of The Mountain 19 January 2014, New Plymouth
First time racing in South Island for Vinny. Over two days he places 4'th, 6'th, 4'th, 2'nd, 5'th and 4'th to place 3'rd in the Champs.
Vinny places 5'th after a 6'th, 4'th and 5'th placing
East Coast Beach Racing Challenge
24 August 2013 Gisborne
Vinny places 3'rd on his KTM85sx after two 125cc bikes in the Junior A grade, but he has to fight for it in all three races!
NZ Dirt Bike Federation National Beach Racing Champs 7 Sept 2013
Vinny places 2'nd in the Champs after fighting off Taylah on her 125cc.
Capital Champs 30-31 March 2013
Over two days racing Vinny improves each race and finishes a creditable 8'th after suffering his first ever DNF in 5 years.
NZ Junior Champs 26-28 April 2013
In his first NZ Junior Champs Vinny races to 33'rd, 29'th, 28'th, 25'th and 28'th placig 29'th. We will be back in 2014!
Hauraki Plains College's "Back to The Peat" High School Champs, Patetonga March 2013
Vinny is in his first year of Intermediate but was allowed to enter under Havelock Nth High School. On a very dusty and tough track he places 10'th.
King of the North Mini MX Champs
North Shore Auckland, March 2013
This was Vinny's "swan song' in 65cc Mini MX as he would after this move up to 85cc. We went hunting for a podium finish, but the day did not go to plan and Vinny placed 12'th after a 9'th, 22'nd and a 4'th placing.
Mini Madness 2 day twilight championships Te Awamutu January 2013
First day Vinny wins 2 races and comes third in one, placing him first at the end of the day. Second day he collects three 2'nd placings dropping him to 2'nd in the championships.
New Zealand Grand Prix
Woodville January 2013
Vinny places second on the podium at the New Zealand glamour event by racing to second in all three races
Summer Cross Whakatane December 2012
Vinny places 2'nd at Summer Cross in Whakatane after racing to a 4'th, 2'nd and a 5'th placing.
Valley Champs Patetongs December 2012
Vinny places 4'th at Valley Champs in Morrinsville after racing to a 4'th, 5'th and a 4'th placing.
Auckland Mini MX Champs December 2012
As a non-club member Vinny's points at this meeting did not count. But if they had counted he would have placed 3'rd after a 4'th, 2'nd and a 3'rd finish.
Kimg of the Mountain Taranaki December 2012
Vinny places 3'rd in torrential rain after coming 3'rd, 3'rd and 5'th.
Pukekohe November 2012
Vinny wins Auckland Championships with one point after two races as the rain gets too heavy and the third race is cancelled.
Wanganui Winter Series
Wanganui June 2012
After over 4 years of racing Vinny gets his first holeshot and race win!