EGLINTON youngster Kayden Minear was also recognised at the Motorcycling WA’s Night of Champions.
He received the Patron’s Award for a junior competitor.
The accolade follows his third-place finish in the 65cc at this year’s World Junior Motocross Championship in Estonia and his runner-up position in the 65cc nine to under-11 division at the Australian Junior Motocross Championship.
He was also part of the winning Australian team, along with fellow local Regan Duffy, at the FIM Oceania Challenge, hosted at the AJMX.
Australia wrapped up the week with 540 points, defeating New Zealand’s 246.
Duffy also had success at the AJMX, winning the 125cc division for 13 to under-15s.
Also taking the Night of Champions stage was AJS Moto Trials Club’s Peter Hamer named Coach of the Year.