Record numbers and former World Champ features of Calder Stewart Cycling series opener to support Cheviot
Record numbers and the return to racing of a former world champion are features of the opening round of year’s Calder Stewart Cycling Series, the Kings Electrical Classic, as it kicks off on Sunday in Cheviot in North Canterbury.
Wednesday, 22 February 2017
Over 50 overseas cyclists to join 270 Kiwi's on this year's Tour of New Zealand
Riders from Ireland, Canada, Australia, the United States, Germany, Switzerland, China, Brazil and Singapore will join 270 Kiwi’s on this year’s fourth Tour of New Zealand that begins simultaneously in Northland and Southland on Saturday the 1st of April finishing eight days later at the Beehive in Wellington.
Saturday, 11 February 2017
Storming finish lands Clarke back to back Kathmandu Coast to Coast wins
Defending champion Whakatane’s Sam Clark, stormed home in stunning fashion to win this year’s Kathmandu Coast to Coast Longest Day, crossing the line in a time of 11 hours two minutes.
Friday, 10 February 2017
Youngster Cameron Jones Stamps Authority on Kathmandu Coast to Coast
Sixteen year-old, Cameron Jones, is off to a flying start in this year’s Kathmandu Coast to Coast after dominating the first leg of the two-day event that started today on the South Island’s West Coast.
All Black legend Richie McCaw joins wife Gemma in Kathmandu Coast to Coast
All Black Legend Richie McCaw was a late entry in the Kathmandu Coast to Coast, joining his wife Gemma in the 30 kilometre mountain running event today.
Wednesday, 8 February 2017
More entries, more depth and some inspiring personal stories has Ussher excited about Kathmandu Coast to Coast
More entries, more depth and some inspiring personal stories has Kathmandu Coast to Coast Director Richard Ussher very excited about this year’s event.
Thursday, 2 February 2017
South African champion says competing in the Kathmandu Coast to Coast is a dream come true
South African endurance athlete Robyn Owen says competing in the Kathmandu Coast to Coast is the dream of many adventure and multisport athletes all over the world.
Tuesday, 31 January 2017
Guinness Book of World Records holder taking on Kathmandu Coast to Coast on stand up paddle board
The Guinness Book of World Records holder for the fastest man to paddle a bathtub one hundred meters can’t wait to tackle the Waimakariri River on a stand up paddle board while competing in the Kathmandu Coast to Coast.
Tuesday, 24 January 2017
Taking the long way to the Kathmandu Coast to Coast
While most ease off with their training as the Kathmandu Coast to Coast gets closer, one group from the far north of New Zealand is taking on a 1700 kilometre journey cycling and kayaking to get to the iconic event.
Thursday, 19 January 2017
Leave No Trace at the Kathmandu Coast to Coast
'Clean, green and left just the way they found it', these are aims for the iconic Kathmandu Coast to Coast multi-sport race as it becomes the first event in the country to join forces with Leave No Trace New Zealand.
Tuesday, 10 January 2017
Kathmandu Coast to Coast shaping up as most competitive in the event's history
The Kathmandu Coast to Coast longest day World Championship field is shaping up as the most competitive ever in the event’s 33 year history.
Wednesday, 4 January 2017
Dual Australian Olympian enters Kathmandu Coast to Coast
Two-time Australian Olympian Courtney Atkinson will undertake a 243 kilometre journey from one side of New Zealand to the other next month in his first attempt at the Kathmandu Coast to Coast World Championship event.
Thursday, 22 December 2016
Fresh challenge for Rio Olympian Dawson at Kathmandu Coast to Coast
Looking for a fresh challenge after the Rio Olympics Tauranga paddler Mike Dawson has entered the Kathmandu Coast to Coast.
Thursday, 24 November 2016
Kiwi pro cyclist backing Christchurch urology Movember campaign that highlights a world first
After making New Zealand Cycling history as the first Kiwi to crack the top 10 of a Grand Tour, Nelson professional George Bennett is supporting Christchurch Urology's Movember campaign that also highlights a world first in prostate cancer support.
Thursday, 17 November 2016
Company using Kathmandu Coast to Coast for team building and to see rebuild
One of New Zealand's largest structural steel company’s D&H Steel Construction Ltd and sister company Clearwater Construction Ltd is using the Kathmandu Coast to Coast not only as an opportunity for team building, but also to see the Christchurch rebuild work many of its Auckland staff have been involved with.
Wednesday, 16 November 2016
Kathmandu Coast to Coast joins forces with Cube bikes
The Kathmandu Coast to Coast is joining forces with leading German bike brand Cube.
Monday, 7 November 2016
Currie wants to add to his Kathmandu Coast to Coast titles
Wanaka endurance athlete Braden Currie wants to add to his three Kathmandu Coast to Coast titles, confirming he will be on the start line in February after missing this year’s event as he chased an Olympic Triathlon spot.
Tuesday, 1 November 2016
Covi SuperShow offers trip of a lifetime again
Visitors to next year’s Covi NZMCA Insurance Motorhome, Caravan and Outdoor SuperShow once again have the opportunity to win the trip of a lifetime, a four week motorhome holiday in the UK and Europe.
Sunday, 23 October 2016
Vink wins day while Rush and Lucas win Calder Stewart Series
Michael Vink made a winning return to racing in New Zealand while Tim Rush and Sharlotte Lucas 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, 20 October 2016
Rush keen to pay back team mates in final round of Calder Stewart Cycling Series
North Otago cyclist Tim Rush is keen to back pay his team mates for their efforts that have him at the top of the elite men’s standings of the Calder Stewart Cycling Series heading into the series’ final round on Sunday, the Cycle Surgery Hell of the South, while women’s leader Sharlotte Lucas is posed to defend the series title she won last year.
Sunday, 9 October 2016
Jones wins inaugural Aoraki Mount Cook Classic Cycle Race
Christchurch cyclist and New Zealand Speed Skating champion Ollie Jones lived up to his favouritism, winning the 100 kilometre inaugural Aoraki Mount Cook Classic Cycle Race held on the shores of Lake Pukaki today.
Thursday, 6 October 2016
Jones favorite in inaugural Aoraki Mt Cook Classic Cycle Race
Christchurch cyclist and New Zealand Speed Skating champion Ollie Jones looms as the favourite in the 100 kilometre inaugural Aoraki Mount Cook Classic Cycle Race, being held on the shores of Lake Pukaki this Sunday 9th of October.
Saturday, 1 October 2016
Rush stamps authority on elite men's field while Lucas claims women's series lead in fifth round of Calder Stewart Cycling Series
Tim Rush won the 93 kilometre elite men’s race in the fifth round of the Calder Stewart Cycling Series, the Small Business Accounting Methven Grand Prix, to add to his overall series lead while Sharlotte Lucas won the women’s race to claim the lead in the series with one race remaining.
Thursday, 29 September 2016
Rush wants to build on lead while battle looms in women's race in fifth round of Calder Stewart Cycling Series
North Otago cyclist Tim Rush wants to build on his elite men’s lead while a real battle looms in the women’s race for individual honours in the fifth round of the Calder Stewart Cycling Series, the Small Business Accounting Methven Grand Prix, being held in the Methven District for the first time on Saturday.
Wednesday, 21 September 2016
Students Win Leg-up for Kathmandu and Coast to Coast
A group of Whakatane students have won the ultimate prize to help them on their race to the Kathmandu Coast to Coast start line while a team of Christchurch students have won the ultimate leg-up on their journey to the event's start line.
Saturday, 10 September 2016
Bull has best climbing legs to win fourth round of the Calder Stewart Cycling Series in Dunedin
Adam Bull had the best climbing legs to win the elite men’s race in the fourth round of the Calder Stewart Cycling Series, the Armstrong Prestige Dunedin Classic, riding away on the final climb to win in three hours and fifty three minutes.
Thursday, 8 September 2016
Rush poised to retake lead as Calder Stewart Cycling Series hits Dunedin for the first time
North Otago cyclist Tim Rush is poised to claim back the elite men’s lead in the fourth round of the Calder Stewart Cycling Series, the Armstrong Prestige Dunedin Classic, as the series is hosted in Dunedin for the first time on Saturday.
Saturday, 20 August 2016
Winning return to New Zealand as Frame wins Calder Stewart Cycling Series Nelson round
Alex Frame made a winning return to New Zealand racing after missing selection for the Rio Olympics, winning today’s elite race in the third round of the Calder Stewart Cycling Series, the Nelson Classic.
Thursday, 18 August 2016
Skoda Racing Team adds spice to Calder Stewart Cycling Series
Team Skoda Racing’s first appearance in this year’s Calder Stewart Cycling Series adds spice to a strong field in the elite men’s race for round three, the Nelson Classic, on Saturday.
Thursday, 16 June 2016
Kathmandu to help school teams race to the Coast to Coast start line
Nominations for young, aspiring athletes now open
Kathmandu is encouraging high schools and sports clubs nationwide to nominate a three-person team for the chance to receive the ultimate package for New Zealand's leading multi-sport event - the 2017 Kathmandu Coast to Coast.