2020 Expansion for the Yamaha MXstore Ballards Offroad Team (YMBOT)

The Yamaha MXstore Ballard’s Offroad Team is set out for another action packed season in 2020. The team will be participating in all major Offroad events across Australia and various overseas events. This will include the Australian Offroad Championship, The Australian Four Day Enduro, The Hattah Desert Race and much more! After an extremely successful […]

Multiple Podiums for Yamaha Mxstore Ballards Offroad Team

The Yamaha Mxstore Ballards Offroad Team headed to the picturesque countryside of Dungog, NSW for Rounds 3&4 of the Australian Offroad Championship over the weekend. The AORC hosted by Dungog Motorcycle Club comprised of a true ‘Enduro” format over the weekend. Thereby competitors raced for approximately 6 hours per day from starting there bike in […]

2019 Season Opener

Great start to the 2019 Australian Off road Championship (AORC) for the Yamaha Mxstore Ballards Offroad Team at Murphy Creek near Toowoomba, QLD. The drought is still well lingering supplying extremely dusty conditions for the competitors over the weekend. The sprit-formatted tracks for the opening rounds were technical and the deteriorated fast! Jess Gardiner racing […]

Gardiner & Carpentier to spearhead an assault for the all new Yamaha MX Store Ballard’s Off-Road Team in the 2018 AORC

The Yamaha Australian Off-Road Championship (AORC) will see a new team in the paddock for the 2018 season, which will be known as the Yamaha MXStore Ballard’s Off-Road Team, with backing from Yamaha Motor Australia (YMA). Two riders being Jess Gardiner and Frenchman Jeremy Carpentier will form the new team in the eleven round championship, […]

Gardiner wins the 2017 Women’s Championnat de France d’enduro

The grand finale of this year’s Championnat de France d’enduro headed to Ambert, a commune in the Puy-de-Dôme department in Auvergne in central France. 24-year-old Jess Gardiner entered the fifth and final round leading the championship by one slender point after suffering her first DNF on the second day of action at the fourth round […]

Finishing both days with minimal risk is goal for Gardiner at this weekend’s penultimate round of the Championnat de France d’enduro

Rider Camp Yamaha’s Jess Gardiner will head into this weekend’s penultimate round of the Championnat de France d’enduro, which takes place at Réquista, a commune in the Aveyron department in southern France, quietly confident of another solid result. The 24-year-old enters the fourth round of the championship with 120-points on the board, eighteen points clear […]

Gardiner on the verge of winning European Enduro

The penultimate round of this year’s FIM European Euduro Championship headed to Burg in Germany, 114km from Berlin, the capital city of Germany last weekend, which saw Aussie’s Jess Gardiner once again extending her championship lead and is now staring down the barrel of wrapping up her first European Enduro Championship. After finishing with a […]