newsletter newsletter newsletter newsletter newsletter newsletter nnnnnewsletter newsletter newsletter Maclean Dirt Bike Club October 2009 Volume 1, Issue 1 EMU CREEK GRAND FINALE Sunday October 11 is the date Sunday will also see the for the sixth and final round of introduction of a Senior the 2009 Club Championship. Social class for those riders This is sponsored by Emu who do not hold an MA Creek Extreme Retreat and licence. The idea of this the day will certainly provide novice class is being trialled licence ($20) and join the some fantastic racing action. for those who are not club as a social member Several of the classes need seasoned racers and prefer ($10). They will have their this last round to determine to not have fast riders own practice and three ride the winner for the year so leaping above or around sessions in the same manner everyone will be giving it their them. There will be no race as the other race classes so best shot. entry fees for this class – hopefully we will get a few they will however have to starters and everyone has a purchase a recreational great day. Title Contenders The last week in This year saw several only were the track September usually sees members from our club conditions trying but the hundreds of racers make make the trek to Victoria weather didn‟t help matters their annual pilgrimage to to try their luck. in the first few days with the Australian Junior Individual winds of over 100kph! Add Motocross Titles and this Highlights: The track at Mafra is to that first corner pile ups, year all roads led to 2.25km long and was hard mechanical issues, health Inside event MAFRA. ThisStory is 2 packed with sand and issues and just finishing a open to everyone with no loam sections that race becomes an Inside Story 3 pre- qualifying like the state achievement. became extremely rough events here in NSW. For as the racing progressed, Inside Story 4 those who have never been including a wide variety of Congratulations are in order an event it to such Inside Story is an 5 jumps and obstacles and for all our riders who awesome sight to see over a whoops section, and as competed and we hope that Last Story 6 600 riders attend riders the event catered for 50cc they each take something briefing, or the big array of to 250F machines, the away from such an event to pitshades and camp sites. track formed irregular help with their racing overall Not forgetting the huge braking bumps and ruts regardless of their finishing team areas complete with that challenged the riders position. semi trailers, mechanics mentally and physically. workshops, relaxation name class Result/ areas and the general team Some of our riders were No of entries paraphernalia and of fortunate to gain Tahlia Coote Nippers A course the trade alley for all automatic qualification to Josh Coote 50cc Div 2 7/38 manner of products the finals as there were Tom Coote 65cc 9-u12 16/60 associated with the sport. It less than 40 entrants in 85cc 9-u12 34/86 is certainly something to be the division. For the Joel Adamson 65cc 9-u12 20/60 experienced even as a 85cc 9-u12 DNQ for final others it meant having to spectator however all that Jozee Adamson 85cc12-u16F 6/11 qualify in the top 40 after 3 is always left behind by Jay Adamson 250cc-13-u15 DNQ for final heat races before even Ben Roots 150 4st 14-u16 19/23 some spectacular racing getting a chance at the 3 action. Tom Williams 85cc 14-u16 7/23 finals events. This in itself 125cc 13-u15 23/65 can be tough going. Not 250cc 13-u15 25/78 Jake McLeod 85cc 14-u16 5/23 250cc 15yr 18/68 Page 2 of 6 October 2009 Presidents Report Hello all With only 1 more round left in our Club Championship I would like to wish everyone who is contending for trophies the best of luck. Our last round will see the new Social class, this class has been formed to provide riding on the track at race days for both trail riders and Mum‟s or Dad‟s to have a ride on the track without the pressure of racing, there will be no gate starts, a red flag finish and no points awarded. With more classes and more entrants our club will continue to grow and grow and grow… Colin „Casper’ Good luck to all who are participating in the Aussie titles which are being held as I James write this report. th Our AGM was held on 9 of September, it was a good meeting with about 15 people A Seniors Social or attending. If anyone is interested on who is running things it is all listed on our Novice class will be website on the “contact us” page. included as part of our At our last race day I was delighted by the positive comments being made about next race meeting Maclean Dirt Bike Club and how it just keeps getting better. Thanks to everyone who October 11th has helped to make this club something that people are proud to be part of . Good luck and stay upright. Club president Colin James Secretarys Report VOLUNTEERS packed one) just give me of the committee I would like to personally a call and I will pencil it members will continue on thank everyone for their in for you. with their roles and we positive attitude to the welcome Chris Kiss as flag marshalling duties I would also like to thank our track coordinator. this year. We all know the hardworking that it is difficult to committee that ensures OFFICIALS SEMINARS Janelle ‘I’m sure this is juggle these duties with the club is able to how they do it’ Dillon bike maintenance, kid provide a well maintained MNSW have scheduled a watching, race track and friendly, well RACE SECRETARY preparation etc and we do run mx meetings for our Seminar for SATURDAY appreciate the efforts kids. There is a massive 24th October in Ballina. Treasurers Report made by you all. If we all amount that goes on Race meetings cannot be put in a little bit of time behind the scenes and if held without qualified Opening Balance $4221.42 it makes it much it wasn’t for dedicated officials so if you would 1/9/09 smoother all round...... club members our club like to attend this Plus receipts 2562.10 (and the $50 jackpot would not be so seminar please let me Less expenses 3423.60 makes for a nice incentive successful. A big thank know ASAP. too!!!). If there is a flag you to our outgoing vice Closing Balance $3359.52 marshalling spot you president Marky Rogers, See you at sign on 2/10/09 would like to book before and a warm welcome to Janelle Detailed reports will be hand (a nice Mark Mousley who takes tabled at the next general sunny/shady/quiet/action over this role. The rest meeting Page 3 of 6 October 2009 CLUB PERSON OF THE YEAR Each year a senior and junior club member is named as the club person of the year and their name is put on the perpetual trophy. At the October race meeting there will be nomination forms and a voting box placed at the canteen. Make sure that your vote counts for the person(s) that you feel have made a significant contribution to the club. If you are not attending the race day 5 seconds with Bill Bourke #441 These reports are missing from this and would like to nominate someone please email edition – there are concerns following email@example.com with your names. earlier reported Drop Bear sightings but we are hopeful that they will be returned unharmed by the next issue. XMAS PARTY Over the last few years we have tried several different ways of celebrating the end of the season – the xmas party has been at a private residence, Brooms Head and Our donation tin was placed out at at the track after a rec day. our last race meeting was topped So this year we thought that 2008 REC DAY AND up at our AGM by members and we would try for something different. The idea of a XMAS the club itself. A cheque for $100 presentation dinner was well PRESENTATION was forwarded to Mark‟s family received and so planning for along with our sympathies. Mark our „Night of Champions‟ is will be sadly missed by everyone. well under way. The band is booked. The catering is organised. The tickets are ready and the trophies are waiting for names to go on them. After a successful year relaunching the track it will be great to go out celebrating and acknowledge everyones hard work and achievements. ***PARTY *** There will be lucky door prizes and giveaways for the kids. Janelle will have tickets available at the next Dust off your party clothes, put on your dancing shoes and head down to the Maclean race meeting so DONT FORGET TO GET THEM. Services Club for our very own “NIGHT OF CHAMPIONS” Sat 28/11/09 Dinner 6.30pm Tickets available now! Contact Janelle for details SEE YOU THERE! Page 4 of 6 October 2009 2009 Club Championship Pointscore Surname First Name No Round 5 Points TOTAL Surname First Name No Round 5 Points TOTAL Auto 50cc 4 - U7yrs Div 1 Only 85cc/150cc 12-U16yrs (std & big wheel) Coote Tahlia 2 A Roots Ben 117 1 25 112 Budd Angus 52 Foley Jack 732 2 22 106 Bolitho Sam 78 Roots Jack J117 8 13 65 Law Corey 10 Sullivan Jayben 54 7 14 64 Hall Wiley 5 A Adamson Jozee F4 5 16 59 Holloway Campbell 168 Backwell Brendan 525 11 10 58 Emery Brodee 5 Mason Sam 47 6 15 53 50cc 7-U9yrs Div 2 No Round 5 Points TOTAL Smith Sean 32 - 52 Coote Joshua 91 1 25 122 McLeod Jake 251 - 50 Matterson Hayden 115 2 22 113 Eyears Brendon 77 - 36 Commerford Bayley 77 5 16 94 Stott James 87 4 18 36 Gyory Jake 161 4 18 87 Skinner Gy 17 10 11 32 Reade Corey 3 - 36 Abbott Jayden 325 - 25 Donadel Wil 7 30 Lowe Jake J04 3 20 20 Smith Brock 92 3 20 20 Flanagan Kyle 275 18 Emery Brodee E02 6 15 15 Flack Travis 354 - 16 Carter Ezra - 15 Essery Ethan E14 - 15 65cc 7-9yrs No Round 5 Points TOTAL McCarty Jack 16 15 Coote Joshua 91 2 22 119 Cook Eric 712 - 14 Matterson Hayden 115 3 20 100 Roach James 667 9 12 12 Lilley Jack 25 5 16 98 Collocot Matthew 85 11 Mitchell Jed 56 4 18 90 Holloway Jesse 14 12 9 9 Perry Anastasia 72 6 15 77 100-150cc 2str/200-250cc 4str Emery Jackson 528 1 25 50 13-U16yrs Round 5 Points TOTAL Robinson Joshua 6 8 13 28 Adamson Jay 21 1 25 89 Holloway Bailey 292 - 16 Cook Maximillian 16 2 22 88 Holloway Billy 17 7 14 14 Dobbs Luke 269 4 18 77 Hall Tahlia 5 9 12 12 Sullivan Jayben 54 5 16 71 65cc 10-12yrs No Round 5 Points TOTAL Doro Marshall 248 3 20 61 Collis Damon 13 1 25 119 Bowden Patterson 325 - 53 Adamson Joel 12 3 20 90 Thompson Ian 94 - 50 Coote Thomas 2 2 22 86 McLeod Jake 251 - 47 Adamson Jozee F4 4 18 74 Oneil Kelvin 30 - 47 Stott Lachlan 38 6 15 31 Roots Ben 117 - 45 McLeod Tenayah 251 18 Rankin Brent 46 7 14 26 Holloway Morgan 11 5 16 16 Williams Tom 213 - 25 Mason Tahnee 47 16 Abbott Jayden 325 - 20 Taylor Lewis 4 - 16 Hawes Jasper 306 18 Bolitho Will 98 - 15 Doro David 135 6 15 15 Hall Maddison 5 7 14 14 Vanderham Shaun 19 14 85cc/150cc 9-U11yrs Windsor Daniel R18 12 (std wheel) No Round 5 Points TOTAL Collis Damon 13 2 22 116 Pope Tyde 178 4 18 90 Adamson Joel 7 3 20 90 Coote Thomas 2 1 25 89 Davis Bailey 21 20 Emery Jackson 528 - 18 Page 5 of 6 October 2009 Surname First Name No Round 5 Points TOTAL Surname First Name No Round 5 Points TOTAL Lites (100-150cc 2str/200-250cc 4str) Open All Powers Mousley Rohan 51 6 15 78 Kiss Chris 288 1 25 97 Kiss Peter 129 3 20 78 Mitchell Mat 69 2 22 89 Arnison Brad 456 1 25 78 Kiss Peter 129 3 20 78 Sullivan Damien 154 8 13 69 Sullivan Damien 154 8 13 73 Evans Dylan 34 4 18 66 Burke Bill 441 4 18 69 McQueen Lance 123 9 12 62 McQueen Lance 123 10 11 45 Mitchell Mat 69 - 47 King Dean 23 5 16 45 Martin Ash 65 47 Towns Nic T 36 Eason Nathan 707 - 32 Arnison Brad 456 6 15 35 Lancaster Antony X 5 16 30 Rankin Russel 67 12 9 31 DiBlasio Joel 151 - 25 Martin Ash 65 28 Collins Mitch 113 2 22 22 Rogers Mark F111 - 25 Byrnes Robbie 65 - 20 Dutton Ben 122 - 22 Keough Brad 777 - 18 Evans Dylan 34 11 9 21 Prevett Anthony 134 - 16 Rix Wade 249 - 16 Burke Sam 306 15 James Lukas 29 7 14 14 Rizzo Ross 721 7 14 14 Carmichael Brodie 257 - 14 Vallotto Aaron 74 14 Bourke Matt 609 13 Williams Dan 10 13 Rizzo Ross 721 9 12 12 Sleep Steven E25 - 13 Wear Jason 24 12 Carmichael Brodie 257 - 11 Verden Corrie 976 10 Open (165-500cc2str/255-650cc 4str) Round 5 Points TOTAL J.C.P. Survey Kiss Chris 288 1 25 100 Rankin Russell 67 6 15 82 Burke Bill 441 2 22 82 Motorcycling Australia are currently King Dean 23 3 20 58 conducting an online survey regarding the James Lukas 29 5 16 48 Junior Coaching Program. This is directed Mitchell Mat 690 4 18 40 at any club member– parent, rider, official Towns Nic T - 31 etc. (enter member as position in club). This Dutton Ben 122 - 25 is the perfect opportunity to give feedback - Byrnes Robbie 65 - 22 both positive and negative (anonymously of Bourke Matt 609 - 22 course). Remember if you don‟t let the Rix Wade 249 - 20 powers that be know how you think the Rogers Mark F111 - 15 program can be improved or changed then it Trivett Brad T07 7 14 14 will always remain the same – is that what Verden Corrie 976 - 14 Over 35's Round 5 Points TOTAL you want? Rankin Russell 67 1 25 110 Budd Bill 11 2 22 104 The survey address is: Wear Jason 24 - 75 http://tinyurl.com/JCPReview-Clubs Cook Geoff 88 4 18 74 Williams Dan 10 22 or you can follow the link on the MA website King John 23 3 20 20 - it will be on line for 2 weeks. Matterson Troy 4 5 16 16 Foley Richard 1 6 15 15 Page 6 of 6 October 2009 Maclean Dirt Bike Club ring Terry 6645 8256 and she will keep a register with the details – MACLEAN MOTORCYCLE PARK then when someone is looking for GARDINERS ROAD TOWNSEND NSW some gear they can ring Terry and see if she has anything on the P O Box 475 list that they are needing. If there MACLEAN NSW 2463 is, Terry will then give the Ph: 0429 047 309 prospective buyer the sellers details and hopefully everyone will E-MAIL: secretary@ benefit – if a sale is generated macleandirtbikeclub.com.au from the club gear register then With the number of new members the seller will be asked to donate PRESIDENT: joining the sport at our club we are a 10% commission to the club. Colin James looking to trial a second hand riding So go through your cupboards Ph: 6647 6664 and get your gear listed – gear register. The way it is VICE PRESIDENT: proposed – if you have something to hopefully some of it will find a new Mark Mousley sell (in reasonable condition) then home. Ph: 6646 1263 SECRETARY: www.macleandirtbikeclub.com.au Janelle Dillon Ph: 0427 450 405 TREASURER: Terry Lilley Ph: 6645 8256 PUBLICITY OFFICER: Brendan James 0408 924 020 This was a match race between Bill Bourke 441 and Chris Kiss 288. Bill led for most of the race only to have Chris pip him at the post! Fantastic effort – Great to watch EDITORS NOTE: This is my first newsletter are appreciated and can be costs down (and its in as the new editor – and I emailed to me at: colour!) some messages don‟t mind admitting it has are only sent via the email Final Round at Tivoli been a team effort. With firstname.lastname@example.org list so make sure that your Now on November some help from Jack and details are current. Terry we will get there. Of The club prefers to email the 28/29 course any contributions newsletter out to keep the Thanks Dan.
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