Saturday, 11 May 2013
Redemption for Hubbard
It was redemption today for Tom Hubbard from the Homestyle Cycling Team as he won the third round of the Benchmark Homes Elite Cycling Series, the 133 kilometre the Parry Field Lawyers-Ocean Ridge Classic.
Friday, 10 May 2013
Strong BikeNZ line-up for prestigious tour in Netherlands
BikeNZ will field an impressive eight-strong team to contest the prestigious Olympias Tour in the Netherlands starting on Monday (NZ time).
Thursday, 9 May 2013
Impressive women's field largest ever for third round of a Benchmark Homes Elite Cycling Series
Touring professional and multiple world championship medal winner Linda Villumsen, Olympian Lauren Ellis and Sophie Williamson, who has signed with US based women’s pro team Vanderkitten, head the largest women’s field ever assembled for a Benchmark Homes Elite Cycling Series round on Saturday, the Parry Field Lawyers-Ocean Ridge Classic.
Wednesday, 8 May 2013
BikeNZ sprint coach Justin Grace resigns to put family first
BikeNZ will be on the lookout for a new sprint coach after the resignation this week by national coach Justin Grace.
Monday, 29 April 2013
Queenstown biking community 'thrilled' with new Rabbit Ridge Bike Resort QUEENSTOWN
— Queenstown's Rabbit Ridge Bike Resort got the thumbs up at the soft launch yesterday (Saturday 27 April) when members of the local biking community got to check out the newly-constructed trails.
By Southern Public Relations
Australian Michael Troy wins fast 150km stage in Thailand's Tour of Friendship
Troy, a 24 year old pro cyclist from Sydney, slipped off the front of the peloton early in the stage and motored away to a good gap and never looked back as he tucked into time trial mode to ride the strong peloton off his wheel.
By DJC Media
Thailand: Lee Rodgers wins Opening Prologue
Professional rider Lee Rodgers has won the opening 7km prologue in a very fast time of 7.02 over 7km.
By DJC Media
Saturday, 27 April 2013
Underwood defends Tour of New Zealand title
Dan Underwood defended his individual Tour of New Zealand title today, beating Tim James in a close and exciting criterium in the shadow of the Beehive in the grounds of Parliament House in Wellington.
Friday, 26 April 2013
James completes North Island domination to set up Wellington finale
While Tim James completed his domination of the North Island in the Tour of New Zealand, defending solo champion Dan Underwood could only manage third today on the South Island’s final stage.
Thursday, 25 April 2013
Intriguing battle looms for overall titles in the Tour of New Zealand
An intriguing battle looms between the leading individuals and teams for overall titles as the final stage of the Tour of New Zealand in the North and South Islands takes place tomorrow before the final days racing in Parliament grounds in Wellington on Saturday will decide overall winners.
Wednesday, 24 April 2013
James wins fifth stage in a row in the Tour of New Zealand
Tim James won his fifth Tour of New Zealand stage in a row on a day that saw very little changes to the leader boards with two days of racing left before the tour’s exciting final day, a criterium in Parliament grounds in Wellington on Saturday.
Tuesday, 23 April 2013
Individuals consolidate leads while teams in tight battle at the Tour of New Zealand
While the leading individual riders in the Tour of New Zealand further consolidated their leads, things are tighter at the top of the leader boards in the team’s classification after day four of racing.
Christchurch Boys High School takes leads in Tour of New Zealand
Defending Tour of New Zealand teams champion Christchurch Boys High School moved into the lead on stage three in the South Island today, over taking Pablos Wanaka.
Monday, 22 April 2013
Gibbston Valley mountain bike resort soft opening QUEENSTOWN
— Queenstown's new Rabbit Ridge Bike Resort will have a 'soft' opening on April 27 with riding available on some of the newly constructed trails.
By Gibbston Valley Winery
Tour of East Taiwan Day Two 175km
The Exustar Cycling Team from Taichung City has dominated the 2013 edition of the Tour of East Taiwan, with 32 year old Liu Jinfeng taking an emphatic sprint victory over the breakaway remnants.
By DJC Media
Kiwi legend adds another national cycling title
Kiwi cycling legend Gordon McCauley proved he still has what it takes, taking the elite men's victory in the final day of the BikeNZ Club Road National Championships in Queenstown today.
Sunday, 21 April 2013
Underwood and James hold onto leads in Tour of New Zealand
Dan Underwood and Tim James built on their solo leads after day two of Tour of New Zealand was completed today.
Saturday, 20 April 2013
Underwood takes early lead in Tour of New Zealand
Dan Underwood began this year’s Tour of New Zealand where he left it last year, in the lead.
Friday, 19 April 2013
Junior cyclists impress in BikeNZ club nationals ARROWTOWN
— New Zealand’s top junior riders showed their class on day two of the BikeNZ Club Road National Championships today near Queenstown.
Hagan claims time trial in BikeNZ Club Championships QUEENSTOWN
— Queenstown put on near-perfect conditions for the first day of competition at the BikeNZ Club Road National championships today.
Thursday, 18 April 2013
Paralympics New Zealand announces Bike Performance Coach
Paralympics New Zealand (PNZ) has secured the services of Paralympic cycling coach Jono Hailstone as Bike Performance Coach.
By Paralympics New Zealand
Underwood returns to defend Tour of New Zealand title
Dan Underwood, the individual winner of the inaugural Tour of New Zealand last year, is returning from his base in Japan to defend his title.