Josh Coppins

Josh Coppins Racing was established in partnership with Yamaha Motor New Zealand in 2013 after Josh’s retirement from his successful professional motocross career in Europe and Australia. During his seventeen years professional racing, Josh had thirteen world championship race wins, twice runner-up world champion, two British championships, one Belgium championship, one Italian championship and two Australian championships & 21 New Zealand championships.

Year Event Placing
2009 MX1 World Championships (1st in 1 GP) 6th
2008 MX1 World Championships (1st in 1 GP) 5th
2007 MX1 World Championships (1st in 5 GP's) 3rd
2006 MX1 World Championships (1st in 1 GP) 7th
2005 MX1 World Championships (1st in 3 GP's) 2nd
2004 MX1 World Championships (1st in 1 GP) 3rd
2003 MX1 World Championships 11th
2002 250cc World Championship 2nd
2001 250cc World Championship 6th
2000 250cc World Championship 4th
1999 250cc World Championship 7th
Nickname JC
Date of Birth 11 March 1977
Lives Motueka
Hobbies Mountain biking, cycling, going to the beach and trying out cafes/restaurants
Current Goals Assist NZ riders in achieving their dreams of racing internationally.