Sunday’s second race saw Hayden Jonas finish the on the podium following a good battle with Byron Bester - Picture by Reynard Gelderblom

Jonas calls curtain with magnificent podium

It was a weekend of highs, lows and emotional goodbyes for Hayden Jonas during Round 4 of the 2018 Super-GP Champions Trophy at the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit. The Super600 podium finish that he secured on the Samurai Racing Yamaha R6 during Sunday’s second race will stand as one of his most enjoyable experiences in the national championship. Friday, May 25 saw the team participating in a frantic practice schedule as Jonas explains: “With only two classes competing on the…

Hayden Jonas delivered a stellar performance with his fight through the field during the second Super 600 race - Picture by Reynard Gelderblom

Jonas delivers strong comeback during East London Super-GP

Hayden Jonas again showed why he is one of the most talented superbike riders in South Africa during Round 3 of the 2018 Super-GP Champions Trophy at the Border Motorsport East London Grand Prix Circuit on Saturday, April 28. The Capetonian rider piloted his Samurai Racing Yamaha R6 to a third place finish in the day’s first Super 600 race prior to slicing his way through the field in the second race; nearly making it two podium finishes for the…

Zoé Bosch looking confident on her Monroe Racing Kawasaki ZX-6R in Harare - Picture by Reynard Gelderblom

Strong weekend for Bosch in Harare

Sunday, March 4 saw Zoé Bosch delivering a host of impressive performances for the Monroe Racing team during the first round of the 2018 Zimbabwe Main Circuit Superbike Championship. She bagged a host of fourth positions for the day in only her second visit to the circuit; her first riding a 600cc machine. The weekend started with Saturday afternoon’s practice sessions. Having only ridden a 250cc machine at the circuit on her previous visit, the first session was used primarily…

Zoé Bosch is looking forward to the opening round of the 2018 Zimbabwean National Superbike Championship - Picture by Reynard Gelderblom

All eyes on Zoé to shine in Zim

It has indeed been a busy few weeks for the Monroe Racing team to start their 2018 motorsport season. Sunday, March 4 will see Zoé Bosch taking the centre stage when she starts her campaign in the Zimbabwean National Superbike Championship at the Donnybrook Raceway just outside Harare. This will be Bosch’s second visit to South Africa’s northern neighbouring country. During October 2017 Bosch made a successful debut at the same venue. The aim in 2018 will be for her…

Savannah Woodward ahead in one of the best battles of the opening race - Picture by Reynard Gelderblom

More silverware for Monroe Racing during Super600 Regional race

The Monroe Racing team entered two Kawasaki ZX-6 machines for the regional 600cc class competing with the Super-GP Champions Trophy Super600 class during Round 1 of the 2018 championship. These bikes were piloted around Zwartkops Raceway by Savannah Woodward and Luca Coccioni on Saturday, February 24. Woodward did double duty with this class being her secondary priority after the national Super300 class. Friday’s practice sessions saw both riders posting competitive times, but variable weather and circuit conditions saw the riders…