Having spent 5 years on the 500cc World Grand Prix Championship Circuit,
and 8 years on the Japanese National Championship Circuit as a race mechanic,
Kazu has 13 years of top-level experience.
This experience includes working with Kanemoto Racing (Honda) and Team Rainey (Yamaha)
teams, with two of the most highly respected names on the circuit; Erv Kanemoto and Wayne Rainey.
The riders Kazu has worked with include Norick Abe (5 years), Luca Cadalora (1 year) and
Alex Barros (1 year).
Kazu is now bringing his race mechanic skills and experience to the Australian racing scene.
Year 2000: Entered GP250 class with BOB WILLIS' team and rider Guy WALSH in QLD championship.
Year 2001: GP250 and 600 cc Supersports with Matt Muir; Mark Rowling got GP 250cc wild card at Phillip Island.
Year 2002: GP250 class in Australian championship, and GP125 class in QLD
Year 2003: GP125 and GP250 class inAustralian championship and 3 wild card riders, and Suzuka 8 hours.
GP125 Rider: Matthew Kuhne, GP250 Rider: Mark Rowling and Team Yoshiharu
2004: GP125 class in Australia, 3 wild card riders, Suzuka 8 hours finised 6th and 41st.
2005: GP125 class in Australia, 2 wild card riders in Moto GP Phillip Island, Suzuka 8 hours finished 6th
2006: GP125 Rider: Blake Leigh-Smith, 600 Supersports: Daniel Figueiredo
Suzuka 8 hours finished 7th(only 4 Laps behind the winners)
2007: GP125 Rider Blake and Jackson Leigh-Smith, GP250 Rider Brett Murphy and he came MRRDA GP250 champion, MK rider Dylan Mavin got selected rookies cup.
2008: GP125 Rider Andy Lawson, Bill Horne and Cameron Madders in Australia, Dylan Mavin in Red Bull rookies cup in Europ, GP250 Sam Heath in Australia and come GP 250 national champion.
Suzuka 8 hours DNF
2009: GP125 Rider Andy Lawson and Jack Miller, GP moto 250 Linc Gilding in Australia, Dylan Mavin 2nd season in Red Bull rookies cup.
2010: CEV125 Rider Jack Miller, Jack also race in IDM in Germany, Linc Gilding GP moto 250 Australian champion, Jordan Zamora ride last two CEV125.
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