Motorcycling Western Australia is proud to showcase the rising stars within our sport, we acknowledge the hard work and dedication of all our competitors.
Please take the time to view their profiles and learn a little bit about Western Australia’s future Champions.
All State Championship awards will be presented at the Night of Champions on the 13 October at the Esplanade Hotel, Fremantle.
Seth started participating in motocross at the age of 6. Now at 9 years of age he is competing at the State MX Championship in 50cc where he currently is in 1st position and 65cc where he also is in 1st position. Seth has shown great dedication to his sport by attending training session for Horsham with Luke from 14MXD.
Seth’s goal this year is to win a State Championship title and a Podium at the MX National Championships in Horsham.
Seth would like to thank Luke of 14 MXD, Louis of LCC and his sponsors Mandurah KTM, Choice Suspension, BO Motor Oils, Boxline Industries, JCF Haulage and Mum and Dad.
Declan first started riding in the Enduro discipline at Off Road Riding Club WA at the age of 4 and later moved to join Motocross. Now 9 years of age he competes in the State Junior MX Championships in the 50cc class where he currently is in 4th position. Declan keeps busy by also competing in the 65cc class.
Declan’s best achievement to date is his 3rd place podium at the Manjimup 15000 and his 1st place podium on both bikes in B grade at the Golden Wheel, Kalgoorlie.
When Declan is not competing in motocross he races his BMX bike, this helps him maintains his fitness levels needed for motocross.
Declan’s sponsor are Harry and Southside Motorcycle Repairs.
Mitchell has come a long way since the age of 3 when he first started riding motorcycle. He competed in his first MX State Championship in 2014 and now at the age of 11 he competes in 2 classes, the 85cc and the 65cc where he currently sits in 5th position.
Mitchell looks forward to every state round and enjoys the close racing against tough competitor. When not competing Mitchell trains with the local Narrogin MX riders.
His goal for the year is achieve top 5. Mitchell would thank his parents for all their support.
Tahlia has been competing in the Junior MX State Championships for 7 years now.
This year Tahlia is riding in 2 classes: the 100cc- 125cc 2st where her current position is 3rd; and the 128cc-150cc/200cc-250cc 4st where she currently sits in 5th position.
Working with the 14MX Development team, Tahlia has been working hard to improve her riding skills and fitness level by attending coaching schools, and attending pre-nationals training in Victoria in preparation for the National MX Championships.
Achieving a podium position in the MX State Championship and to defend her title of 2016 Female Australian Champion Lites class is Tahlia's goal this year. As well as the female classes, she will also be competing in 15 year Lites with some of the best rider from around Australia.
Tahlia’s sponsors are Sixty7Mx, Willmax Graphics, F1Moto, HGS, VHM, Nihilo, SteveCramerProducts, 6D helmets, Forma Boots, Deft gloves, Maxima oils, Pipeking, Michelin, RipnRoll Goggles, RK Chains, Munster Motor Trimmers, LKI brand, West Coast Motorcycles, JMS. Tahlia would also like to thank 14MX development and Mum and Dad.