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  1. Levi Sherwood wows the crowd at Nitro World GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Manawatu Standard

    Manawatu's Levi Sherwood won the freestyle motocross event at the inaugural Nitro World Games at Salt Lake City in the United States at the weekend. Sherwood emerged with a popular win aboard his highly-modified KTM 250 SX two-stroke bike, with his smooth and flawless style.

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  2. Levi Sherwood reaches semifinals of Red Bull X-Fighters event in MadridRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | Stuff.co.nz

    A fourth-place finish for Kiwi freestyle motocross ace Levi Sherwood has played second fiddle to a historic triumph for Frenchman Thomas Pages at the Red Bull X-Fighters in Madrid. Sherwood, champion in Madrid on his way to the 2012 World Tour title, qualified third and topped his four-man heat before missing out to Pages on a chance to ride off for the title on Friday .

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  3. Levi Sherwood knocked out of Red Bull X-Fighters in semi-finalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | The New Zealand Herald

    Kiwi Levi Sherwood has been knocked out of the Red Bull X-Fighters world championship by Frenchman Tom Pages in the semi-finals in Madrid. Sherwood had the misfortune to draw Pages, winner of the last three Madrid titles, in the last six of the showdown for the world freestyle motocross crown.

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  4. Levi Sherwood ready to conquer MadridRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    Levi Sherwood stood on top of a five metre high pile of compressed dirt in Spain contemplating a world championship earlier today. The Kiwi daredevil was 24 hours away from putting life and limb on the line in the Red Bull X-Fighters championship event.

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  5. Dislocated knee won't stop Levi Sherwood at Red Bull X-Fighters championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    New Zealand's Levi Sherwood dislocated his knee in training in Madrid earlier today but will still take his place in the elite 12-rider field gunning to win the world championship in freestyle motocross. Sherwood shrugged off the training incident and maintained it would not prevent him performing at his best in the Red Bull X-Fighters championship to be fought out in the famous Plaza de Toros bullring in the centre of the Spanish capital on Saturday morning New Zealand time.

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  6. Red Bull X-Fighters celebrates long history in Madrid with June spectacleRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2016 | Cycle News

    ... Pages (FRA), while Dany Torres (ESP) has won it twice. Other winners in Madrid include Robbie Maddison (AUS), Levi Sherwood (NZL), Mat Rebeaud (SUI), Nate Adams (USA), Kenny Bartram (USA) and Edgar Torronteras (ESP). Danny Torres of Spain performs ...

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  7. Unsuccessful weekend for motocross star Levi Sherwood at X GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    Sherwood entered in three events at the weekend - freestyle, quarter pipe and best trick - but missed out in all three. This year's X Games will serve as a warm-up to the X-Fighters season for Sherwood, with the only stop of the tour this year in Madrid, Spain on June 24.

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  8. Levi Sherwood to compete in three events at X GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | Manawatu Standard

    He had hoped to be back in action for the last event of the year in Abu Dhabi, but the injury prevented that happening. Since his injury, he has spent most of time recovering at home in Palmerston North, but has been competing a number of local events.

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  9. Motorsport: Kiwi racers conquering the world's podiumsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... MX2 (motocross) world champion and current world MXGP rider, Townley has also won the US Supercross title. Levi Sherwood A former world X Fighter (freestyle motocross) world champion, X Games medal winner and one of only three New Zealanders to win ...

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  10. Red Bull X-Fighters' 15th Anniversary of FMX CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | Dirt Rider Magazine

    ... has won the most important stop of the year twice. Other winners in Madrid include Robbie Maddison (AUS), Levi Sherwood (NZL), Mat Rebeaud (SUI), Nate Adams (USA), Kenny Bartram (USA) and Edgar Torronteras (ESP). The event will be judged by legends ...

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  11. Levi Sherwood ready to wow again at only stop of X-Fighters tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2016 | Manawatu Standard

    Manawatu's Levi Sherwood will be again riding with the world's greatest freestyle motocross riders in Madrid for the only round of the X-Fighters world tour this year. The only round of the Red Bull X-Fighters series will be at Plaza de Toros de Las Ventas on June 24, which will mark the 15th anniversary of the competition being staged in the Spanish capital.

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  12. Moto News Weekly WrapRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2016 | MCNEWS

    The huge contingent of world-class international riders travelled to New Zealand for the 2016 Farm Jam last weekend and the freestyle motocross competition saw Australia's Ryan Brown topple reigning champion and 2012 Red Bull X-Fighters champion Levi Sherwood for overall honours. The injury toll continues to rise with the confirmation that Adam Cianciarulo has crashed and broken his wrist while turning laps at the Kawasaki practice track last week.

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  13. World-class riders wow crowdRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2016 | Southland Times

    New Zealand freestyle motocross star Levi Sherwood winced a few times with pain but as expected he still proved as popular at the 2016 Farm Jam onm Saturday. The 24-year-old former Red Bull X-Fighters winner come off his bike in practice soon after arriving at the Otapiri Gorge Farm in Southland last week and as a result sprained his ankle.

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  14. Levi Sherwood competing in the freestyle motocross section at the Farm Jam event at Otapiri Gorge.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2016 | Southland Times

    Not only did it attract thousands of spectators and many of the world's best two wheeled action-sports athletes, but this year a throng of international media showed up at the 1050-hectare farm to capture the action. Taking a break, while competing in the Freestyle Motocross section are, from left, Ryan Brown of Australia, Levi Sherwood of Palmerston North and Stephen Smith of Invercargill .

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  15. Freestyle motocross star Levi Sherwood says Farm Jam is his holidayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | Stuff.co.nz

    NZ Freestyle motocross rider Levi Sherwood on site of the 2016 Farm Jam event, at the Frew family farm in the Otapiri Gorge. He is regarded world-class in his field, and as a 17-year-old in 2009 he won the Red Bull X-Fighters event in Mexico City.

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  16. Superstar sporting touristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | Southland Times

    Superstar freestyle motocross rider Levi Sherwood arrived in Southland this week to compete in Saturday's Farm Jam at Otapiri Gorge. In honour, I have come up with my list of the top 10 high profile sports people who have competed in Southland during the past 12 months or so.

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  17. New Zealand freestyle motocross superstar Levi Sherwood showcases his talents.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2016 | Southland Times

    Farm Jam organisers confirmed on Thursday the 2012 Red Bull X-Fighters champion, and X Games medalist, will compete at the 2016 event on February 6. The Farm Jam began in 2008 on brothers Dan and Brett Frew's 2600-acre sheep farm at Otapiri Gorge, near Winton. From its humble beginnings it has rapidly grown into a bucket-list event for two-wheeled action-sports athletes, attracting some of the world's biggest names in BMX, freestyle motocross, and mountain biking.

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  18. Futuristic DeLorean a blast from the pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | Manawatu Standard

    ... with famous skateboarder Tony Hawk even giving it a try. Palmerston North-born freestyle motocross star Levi Sherwood will be showing off his skills in a number of performances across the weekend. The all-new Ford Mustang and Toyota Hilux will also ...

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  19. Levi Sherwood to return from ankle injury in final round of X FightersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2015 | Manawatu Standard

    Kiwi Red Bull X-Fighters star Levi Sherwood will be back to his high flying antics in two-three weeks after surgery on his ankle. Levi Sherwood expects to be ready for the final round of the Red Bull X-Fighters, but admits his focus is already on next season.

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  20. Big Boys Toys coming to Palmerston NorthRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2015 | Manawatu Standard

    Levi Sherwood will make an appearance at the Central Districts Big Boys Toys lifestyle show, held at Arena Manawatu in November. The ultimate lads weekend will be held for the first time at Arena Manawatu, showcasing muscle cars, motorbikes, and adrenaline-filled shows.

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