Monday, 3 December 2018
Music and legs pumping for Movember fundraiser
The music and legs were pumping as cyclists raced head-to-head up eight floors of a central Christchurch car building on Saturday to a party on the roof in an effort to raise awareness and funds for men’s health and Movember.
Friday, 30 November 2018
Movember bike race hits Christchurch again
MAKING A DIFFERENCE FOR MEN’S HEALTH
A central Christchurch car park building is set to come alive again with cyclists racing each other up its eights floor to a party on the roof in an effort to raise awareness and funds for men’s health and Movember.
Sunday, 21 October 2018
Green flies in and upstages favourites in Hell of the South
Vink and McCallum win Calder Stewart Cycling Series – Karton does double header – Lucas wins solo
The decision to fly in from Australia to watch his partner Kirsty McCallum try to win her first Calder Stewart women's series title and to have a hit out before the SBS Tour of Southland proved a winning one as William Green upstaged all the pre-race favourites and predictions to win the series finale today the Cycle Surgery Hell of the South.
Thursday, 18 October 2018
Cycling showdown for double header Calder Stewart weekend
Features first elite cycle race round the Banks Peninsula Bays since the regions earthquakes.
The elite men's race is shaping up as a showdown between New Zealand's best domestic based riders and a number of professionals returning from long overseas seasons as the Calder Stewart Cycling series hits Canterbury for its final double header weekend of racing.
Sunday, 30 September 2018
Rangi Ruru Student Wins National Road Race Title
Yr 11 Rangi Ruru Girls’ School student, Charlotte Spurway, has today taken out the U16 National School Road Race title in Loburn, 45 minutes north of Christchurch.
By Ali Jones PR and Communications
Saturday, 22 September 2018
Favourites step up in fifth round of Calder Stewart Cycling Series
The favourites all stepped up with Sharlotte Lucas, Paul Odlin and David Rowlands all winning in the fifth round of the Calder Stewart Cycling Series in Nelson today.
Friday, 21 September 2018
World Champions go head to head with leading professionals in fifth round of Calder Stewart Cycling Series
New Zealand's junior track cycling world champions and medallists will go head to head with some of the country’s leading professionals as the Calder Stewart Cycling Series swings back into action with the fifth round in Nelson on Saturday after a winter break.
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.