The second day of challenge class competition saw 5-11 and 12-16 year old riders compete, with New Zealand riders earning 4 gold, 4 silver and 3 bronze medals.

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Update from Challenge Classes Team Manager Sue Walker:

Kiwi riders represented New Zealand on Day 2 at the BMX Worlds in Rotterdam with pride and determination. The gates opened at 6.30am for the 5 to 11 year olds morning session, with racing commencing at 8.30am.  

Team Management ran the pits area well where cool-downs, refreshments and organisation all resulted in a stress free rider atmosphere. 

The afternoon session of 12 to 16 year old riders had its highs and lows with riders pushing themselves, resulting in some casualties. The results show a positive succession from the Auckland World Championships in 2013 through training, International travel (at riders' expense) and New Zealand tracks. The number of riders who made it through to semi and quarter finals throughout the day is a credit to their skill and hard work in training.

Day 3 sees the cruiser classes compete - 12 riders will represent New Zealand. 

Day 2 Results - Challenge Classes

5-6 Yr Boys

Sterling Stevens-McNab 5th in 1/4s

5-7 Yr Girls

Lily Greenough 5-7g  W3 - Bronze Medal

Nora Troop Qualifiers

7 Yr Boys

Rory Meek W3 - Bronze Medal

8 Yr Boys

Lucas Bhimy

Wyatt Stevens McNab W2 - Silver Medal

8 Yr Girls

Sacha Earnest W1 - Gold Medal

9 Yr Boys

Jake Earnest 5th in 1/8ths

Jack Greenough W6

Maui Morrison 7th in 1/8ths

Konrad Troup Qualifiers

9 Yr Girls

Leila Walker W1 - Gold Medal

10 Yr Girls

Laura Fisher Qualifiers

Megan Williams W3 - Bronze Medal

11 Yr Girls

Maia Colman Savage W2 - Silver Medal

10 Yr Boys

Keegan Calkin Qualifiers

Nathan Jordan Qualifiers

Toby Meek 6th in 1/8ths

Lachlan Stevens McNab W2 - Silver Medal

11 Yr Boys

Rico Bearman W1 - Gold Medal

Bennett Greenough W8

13 Yr Boys

Cailen Calkin W1 - Gold Medal

Mason Colman Savage Qualifiers

14 Yr Boys

Ryan Jordan 7th in semis

Mitchell McFarlane Qualifier

15 Yr Boys

Jayden Fleming Semis

Maynard Peel W8

16 Yr Boys

Bayleigh Rees Semis

Lewis Smith Quarters

12 Yr Girls

Maia Troup Qualifier

13 Yr Girls

Mikayla Bearman Semis

Kaly Harcourt W7

Baylee Luttrell W4

Jessie Smith W2 - Silver Medal

15 Yr Girls

Amy Martin Semis

16 Yr Girls

Zoe Fleming Semis

Rebecca Petch W8

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