New Zealand was the first stop for the 2024 UCI BMX World Cup season with 200 riders from across the world travelling to Rotorua to via for the glory of taking out the first World Cup of the year. At the end of Saturday it was Romain Mahieu and Saya Sakakibara who took out the men's and women's elite finals. 

Check out all of the images that LUX's race guy/photographer Bruce Morris took below.