Thursday, 13 February 2014
Coles chase piece of mountain bike history at Rotorua
Cam and Amy Cole will be attempting to become the first husband and wife pair to win New Zealand Mountain Bike titles in Rotorua this weekend.
Wednesday, 12 February 2014
Cooper wary of challenges for NZ Mountain Bike titles in Rotorua
While his eyes are fixed on a potential Commonwealth Games medal later in the year, mountain bike star Anton Cooper has to get his head around a posse out for his scalp at this weekend’s national championships in Rotorua.
Monday, 10 February 2014
New scholarships to support promising young cyclists
BikeNZ High Performance is investing in young riders for the future with the introduction of a Living Allowance Scholarship.
Strong team named for UCI Track Cycling World Championships
New Zealand will send a team of 11 riders to contest the UCI Track Cycling World Championships in Colombia this month.
Tuesday, 4 February 2014
Track cyclists head to Wanganui for World Championship shakedown
New Zealand’s track cyclists will head to Wanganui this weekend for much-needed competitive racing ahead of next month’s UCI World Championships.
Friday, 31 January 2014
BikeNZ bosses heap praise on Alison Shanks
New Zealand cycling bosses have lauded the contribution of two-time World Champion Alison Shanks who announced her retirement from the sport today.
Thursday, 30 January 2014
Talented young Kiwi cyclists team up for UCI road tours
New Zealand will send some of its brightest young endurance cycling prospects across the Tasman next week.
Monday, 27 January 2014
New Zealand seek Olympic women's track cycling coach
New Zealand is on a global search for a new head coach for their women’s endurance track programme, heading towards the 2016 Rio Olympics and beyond.
Friday, 24 January 2014
Long list squad named for track cycling world championships
An initial 12-strong long list squad has been selected for next month’s UCI Track Cycling World Championships in Colombia.
Tuesday, 21 January 2014
Dawkins tops Track Cycling World Cup rankings
Southland sprinter Eddie Dawkins has earned the award is leading sprinter after the completion of the UCI Track World Cup circuit for 2013-2014.
Comeback kids earn World Cup track cycling success in Mexico
Two young Kiwi road cyclists returned to the track with a vengeance when they won the two-man Madison at the UCI World Cup in Mexico today.
Monday, 13 January 2014
Proven and potential performers head to UCI World Cup cycling
Two young road cycling standouts get their chance back on the track after being included in the BikeNZ team to contest next week’s final UCI World Cup in Mexico.
Sunday, 12 January 2014
Roulston prevails for fourth victory in Calder Stewart NZ Road Cycling
Christchurch-based professional Hayden Roulston claimed his fourth victory after a colossal battle at the Calder Stewart Elite National Road Cycling Championships on home turf today.
Buchanan grabs exciting win in Calder Stewart Road Cycling Champs
A brave front-running performance from London Olympian Rushlee Buchanan produced an outstanding victory in the Calder Stewart Elite Road National Championships in Christchurch today.
Thursday, 9 January 2014
Injury challenges again for defending cycling champion
National road cycling champion Courteney Lowe is no newcomer to adversity.
Wednesday, 18 December 2013
Women's cycling programme to benefit from extra funding
BikeNZ is delighted with the additional investment into the organisation’s high performance programme which will increase by $400,000 per year in 2014.
Tuesday, 17 December 2013
Bauer to take on Birthday Boy in cycling showdown in Christchurch
Christchurch professional Hayden Roulston will be hoping to celebrate his 33rd birthday by joining elite company in next month’s Calder Stewart national road cycling championships.
Sunday, 8 December 2013
UCI Track Cycling World Cup Mexico – NZ Day 3 Wrap
New Zealand cyclists had a quiet final day at the UCI World Cup in Mexico.
UCI Track Cycling World Cup Mexico – NZ Day 2 Wrap
New Zealand sprinter Eddie Dawkins battled pain and an injured hand to finish fourth in the men’s sprint at the UCI track cycling world cup in Mexico today.
Thursday, 5 December 2013
Dawkins fit to race in track cycling World Cup
Injured cyclist Eddie Dawkins will take his place in the team sprint combination for the opening day of the UCI Track World Cup in Mexico tomorrow.
Tuesday, 3 December 2013
Cyclist Dawkins crashes in training on the boards in Mexico
New Zealand sprinter Eddie Dawkins will have his fingers crossed that he will be able to compete in the UCI Track Cycling World Cup in Mexico starting on Friday after he crashed heavily in training today.
Friday, 22 November 2013
UCI Oceania Track Cycling – Day 3 Wrap
World champion Aaron Gate has a fight on his hands in an exciting men’s omnium contest at the UCI Oceania Track Cycling Championships in Invercargill.
Thursday, 21 November 2013
UCI Oceania Track Cycling Championships – Day 3 Session 1
Talented teenager Dylan Kennett showed a glimpse of his outstanding ability as the omnium competition got underway on the third day of the UCI Oceania Track Cycling Championships at Invercargill this morning.
Wednesday, 20 November 2013
UCI Oceania Track Cycling Championships – Day 2 Session 1
Australian great Anna Meares showed her class to cruise into the final of the women’s keirin on the second day of the UCI Oceania Track Cycling Championships at Invercargill today.
Monday, 18 November 2013
Australian superstar among reinforcements for Oceania cycling
After a strong performance by their sprinters in this week’s UCI Festival of Speed, the Australians have further reinforcements led by cycling superstar Anna Meares for the Oceania Championships starting tomorrow in Invercargill.
Sunday, 17 November 2013
UCI Festival of Speed Olympic qualifying – Day 2 Wrap
Kiwi cyclist Aaron Gate signalled he is on track to defend his world title after winning the omnium at the UCI Festival of Speed event at Invercargill today.
UCI Festival of Speed Olympic qualifying – Day 2 Session 1
Southland’s Eddie Dawkins set a new national record to top qualifiers for the men’s sprint on the second day of the UCI Festival of Speed at Invercargill this morning.
Saturday, 16 November 2013
UCI Festival of Speed Olympic qualifying – Day 1 session 1
Kiwi sprinters Simon van Velthooven, Eddie Dawkins and Matt Archibald powered their way into the keirin semifinals on the opening morning of the UCI Festival of Speed track cycling event at Invercargill today.
It is the first time New Zealand has hosted a Tier One event which begins the qualifying process for the 2016 Rio Olympics, attracting riders from six nations against a strong Kiwi contingent.
Friday, 15 November 2013
Northey, Collins claim Criterium cycling honours
Auckland's Mike Northey made up for the disappointment of last year's second place with victory in tonight's Jerry Clayton BMW Criterium National Championships in Auckland.
Thursday, 14 November 2013
Chances wide open in Jerry Clayton BMW Criterium National Cycling Championships
Newly crowned Tour of Southland winner James Oram is none the wiser about his chances in tomorrow’s Jerry Clayton BMW Criterium National Championships in Auckland.