Australian Motocross History

Vale Past Motocross Riders

Vale past Australian motocross riders

This section pays tribute to past Australian Motocross Champions who have lost their lives, most through natural causes, but sadly others on the track who died doing what they loved most.   

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Victorian Grand Champion winners pictured in 1964 - Ken Rumble (1954,56,60), Ray Fisher (1957,65), John Burrows (1953), George Bailey (1958) and Ian Gaff - Hartwell MCC

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Victorian Grand Champion winners pictured in 1964 – Ken Rumble (1954,56,60), Ray Fisher (1957,65), John Burrows (1953), George Bailey (1958) & Ian Gaff 

RIP rider index and feature stories

britza, glen

Western Australia
(RIP) 11.9.1938 to 27.6.2020

Vale Glen Britza WA (left)
broomfieLd, paul

Western Australia
(RIP) 2.12.1975 to 13.4.2011

Australian Junior Motocross Champion Paul Broomfield

Western Australia
(RIP) 12.1.1947 to 9.8.2022

Vale Colin Cook 1947 to 2022

Queensland / New South Wales
(RIP) 1945 to 8.11.2021

Three-times Australian Motocross Champion Matt Daley at Mount Kembla NSW
Dinsdale, Steven

(RIP) 6.2.1965 to 23.2.2011

Vale Stephen Dinsdale QLD
Flood, trevor

(RIP) 4.2.1953 to 17.4.2021

1978 King of the Cross - Trevor Flood

(RIP) 5.3.1975 to 17.1.2024

SuperXero Anthony Gobert - 1991 (125) and 1992 (250) Australian Supercross Masters Champion
hoAd, mitch

New South Wales (RIP) 2016

Kings, Richard 'Ritchie'

Western Australia
(RIP) 1990

Motocross Promoter - Bob Couzens, King of the Cross
mCdermott, bill

Western Australia

1968 Runner-up Australian Sidecar Champions in both classes - Bill and John McDermott WA
melton, peter

(RIP) 4.12.1966 to 1.11.2017

Vale Peter Melton QLD
porter, jono

(RIP) 12.5.1981 to 9.6.2004

Vale Jono Porter QLD
rock, john

Western Australia
(RIP) 1931 to 2012

1955 Australian and Western Australian Scrambles Champion John Rock
smith, stan

Western Australia
(RIP) 21.11.1936 to 12.12.2012

Vale Stan Smith WA
tyers, ron

Western Australia
(RIP) 29.1.2021

Vale Ron Tyers WA
woodward, robert

Western Australia
(RIP) 1960 to 2017

Vale Robert Woodward WA
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