Saturday, 5 May 2018
Strong return to racing after back fracture in fourth round of Calder Stewart Cycling Series
Leaders jerseys change hands for winter
After only a month back on the bike after fracturing his back in a collision with a car in late January Southlander Corbin Strong won today’s elite men’s 139 kilometre race in round four of the Calder Stewart Cycling Series in Timaru.
Thursday, 3 May 2018
Different course but Zenovich keen on same result in round four of Calder Stewart Cycling Series
It's a different course but Southlander Matt Zenovich is keen on the same result as last year while women's professionals Kate McIIroy and Sharlotte Lucas return to the series after missing the previous two rounds due to Commonwealth Games commitments as round four of the Calder Stewart Cycling hits Timaru on Saturday.
Sunday, 15 April 2018
Zenovich consolidates lead and Harris takes women's jersey in double header Calder Stewart Cycling Series weekend
Southlander Matt Zenovich lost and then regained the leader’s jersey for the elite men and Ella Harris grabbed the women’s leaders’ jersey off the absent Kate McIlroy who was racing in the Commonwealth Games after an exciting double header weekend of racing in the Calder Stewart Cycling Series in Hokitika.
Thursday, 12 April 2018
Zenovich has chance to consolidate lead while Harris eyes up women's lead in double header cycle series weekend
Matt Zenovich has a chance to consolidate his lead while Ella Harris has the opportunity to take the women’s leader’s jersey as the second round of the Calder Stewart Cycling Series that features a double header weekend of racing for the first time, hits Hokitika.
Tuesday, 13 March 2018
Urology Associates Car Park Cannon Ball wins event of the year
The Urology Associates Car Park Cannonball beat off international rugby, rugby league and hockey events to win the Nexia New Zealand Sports Event of the Year at the 2018 Canterbury Sports Awards.
Friday, 9 March 2018
Take Your E-Bike on Tour
This summer the owners of Think Electric Bikes, Jonno and Annaliese, took their electrical bicycles on the ferry to Waiheke Island and explored wineries and beaches by cycling their way around.
By Beckie Wright
Sunday, 4 March 2018
Dunedin proves to be happy hunting ground for Games bound cyclist McIIroy
Dunedin is proving a happy hunting ground for Commonwealth Games bound cyclist Kate McIIroy who made in two winning years in a row in the Armstrong Prestige Dunedin Classic yesterday.
Thursday, 1 March 2018
Lucas and McIIroy racing opening round of Calder Stewart Cycling Series as part of Commonwealth Games build up
Sharlotte Lucas and Kate McIIroy are racing in the opening round of this year’s Calder Stewart Cycling Series on Saturday, the Armstrong Prestige Dunedin Classic, as part of their build up to next month’s Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast in Australia.
Monday, 11 December 2017
Tour of New Zealand set to give riders Tour de France experience
The fifth Tour of New Zealand is set to give cyclists from New Zealand and throughout the world a true Tour de France experience while adding to the million dollars it has raised for charity.
Wednesday, 29 November 2017
Urology Associates Car Park Cannon Ball event proves to be a winner
Almost 2000 people packed a central Christchurch car park building to watch the inaugural Urology Associates Car Park Cannon Ball event on Sunday night.
Sunday, 22 October 2017
Vink and Lucas win day while Marryatt and Harvey claim Calder Stewart Cycling Series
First time Under 23 rider also wins elite title
Michael Vink won the elite men’s race while Jake Marryatt and Mikayla Harvey won the men’s and women’s overall Calder Stewart Cycling Series elite titles after a brutal day of racing in the final round of the series, the Cycle Surgery Hell of the South near Christchurch today.
Thursday, 19 October 2017
Leader's jerseys still up for grabs in final round of Calder Stewart Cycling Series
Elite field is the strongest the series has seen this year, full of riders preparing for the Tour of Southland
Leader’s jerseys are still up for grabs across the three race categories as the Calder Stewart Cycling Series heads into the final round on Sunday the Cycle Surgery Hell of the South that features notorious race defining gravel sections.
Saturday, 30 September 2017
Lucas patience pays off to win on home soil in fifth round of Calder Stewart Cycling Series
West Coast cyclist Sharlotte Lucas's patience payed off as she won the fifth round of the women's race in Calder Stewart Cycling Series, the CYB Construction Hokitika Classic held today on the South Island's West Coast.
Thursday, 28 September 2017
Lucas eyes pro contract and West Coast win at home in fifth round of Calder Stewart Cycling Series
With her eyes on securing a pro contract West Coast cyclist Sharlotte Lucas is hoping a home advantage will result in a win while Wanaka’s Mikayla Harvey hopes to hold off former pro triathlete Kate McIIroy in a battle for the women’s leader’s jersey when round five of the Calder Stewart Cycling Series hits Hokitika on Saturday.
Saturday, 9 September 2017
Team efforts secure results at Nelson Bays Motor Group Nelson Classic
Weather means race shortened and no Calder Stewart Cycling Series points available
Strong team efforts saw Connor Brown win the men's race and David Rowlands dominate the master's race while Sharlotte Lucas was an impressive women's winner in today's Nelson Bays Motor Group Nelson cycle Classic.
Thursday, 7 September 2017
Evans looms as favourite while McIIroy eyes leaders' jersey in fourth round of Calder Stewart Cycling Series
Dunedin cyclist Brad Evans looms as the elite men’s favourite while Kate McIIroy has the women’s leaders’ jersey in her sights as the Calder Stewart Cycling Series swings back into action with the fourth round in Nelson on Saturday after a winter break.
Saturday, 22 April 2017
Zenovich, Lucas and Rowlands impressive winners while Hewitt performed well in third round of Calder Stewart Cycling
Matt Zenovich, Sharlotte Lucas and Dave Rowlands were impressive winners while leading Kiwi triathlete Andrea Hewitt proved she could foot it with New Zealand’s leading domestic based women riders in the third round of the Calder Stewart Cycling series, the Kiwi Style Bike Tours Timaru Classic held at Pleasant Point today.
Thursday, 20 April 2017
Kiwi triathlete Andrea Hewitt adds exciting dynamic to third round of Calder Stewart Cycling Series
Sets up an intriguing battle with women's series leader Kate McIIroy
Having leading Kiwi triathlete Andrea Hewitt on the start line for Saturday's third round of the Calder Stewart Cycling series, the Kiwi Style Bike Tours Timaru Classic, adds an exciting different dynamic to the racing according to the women's series leader, Kate McIIroy, who left the international triathlon circuit last year to focus on cycling.
Saturday, 1 April 2017
McIIroy wins first elite cycling race while Odlin also claims victory in second round of the Calder Stewart Cycling Series
Kate McIIroy won her first race as an elite cyclist while Paul Odlin crossed the line first in the elite's men's race of the second round of the Calder Stewart Cycling Series, the Armstrong Prestige Dunedin Classic, held in Outram, today.
Thursday, 30 March 2017
Girdlestone takes next step in cycling resurrection journey as Calder Stewart Cycling series hits Dunedin
Christchurch cyclist Keagan Girdlestone will be on the start line in his first elite race since nearly dying after a horrific crash while racing in Italy last year when the second round of the Calder Stewart Cycling Series, the Armstrong Prestige Dunedin Classic, hits the southern city on Saturday.
Saturday, 25 March 2017
Descending skills winning formula for Evans and Lucas in Le Race
Course record for Lucas -
Superior descending skills proved to be the winning formula for Dunedin's Brad Evans and Christchurch cyclist Sharlotte Lucas, who broke the women's course record in today's 100 kilometre Christchurch to Akaroa cycle race, Le Race.
Wednesday, 22 March 2017
Girdlestone defies odds to take on Le Race again
Le Race, first event to go through burnt out areas of Port Hills
Christchurch cyclist Keagan Girdlestone revisits a happy hunting ground on Saturday as his remarkable recovery from a near-death crash in Europe last year continues to defy initial medical expectations.