CyclingNZ Home
Bike Adventures
Peoples Champion King Again

Notice: preg_match(): No ending delimiter '&' found in display_profile called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 8 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
Gordon McCauley has taken back the crown he lost 12 months ago and regained his status as the countries number one Individual time trial specialist in taking out the event today at the Raboplus Elite road nationals in Christchurch. The hard man of Auckland cycling and team Subway Captain recorded a blistering 50.10 for the 40km winning the Elite male class by a commanding 55 seconds from last >>
Shanks, Villumsen Add Class to RaboPlus Cycling Time Trial

Notice: preg_match(): No ending delimiter '&' found in display_profile called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 8 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
The RaboPlus national elite road cycling championships will get off to high profile start in Christchurch on Friday. The time trial, which so often plays second fiddle to the road race, has received a significant boost with entries from world championship bronze medallist Linda Villumsen and world track champion Alison Shanks. The individual time trial from Lincoln University, with women >>
Pensec and the 2010 Tour - Part One

Notice: preg_match(): No ending delimiter '&' found in display_profile called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 8 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
Cyclingnz.com partners up with Ronan Pensec of Ronan Pensec travel for an insight into the 2010 Tour de France and the ins and outs of a Tour package that delivers. The former yellow jersey and team mate of Lemond has a staggering 23 Tours under his Belt under the various guises of rider, Tour operator and Television commentator CNZ - The ASO has released an interesting route for 2010, one >>
Roulston enters Vineyards for Nationals & Tour Down Under

Notice: preg_match(): No ending delimiter '&' found in display_profile called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 8 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
Double Olympic medallist Hayden Roulston has entered Nelson's Tour de Vineyards as part of his preparation for the RaboPlus Elite National Road Race and the Santos Tour Down Under in Adelaide. Roulston began training again in early December and is focused on doing well in the Elite National Road Race in Christchurch on Sunday 10 January before heading over to Adelaide the following >>
Alex Ray - Team Bici Vida Hits Form

Notice: preg_match(): No ending delimiter '&' found in display_profile called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 8 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
It was surprises all round in Day two of the Armstrong Motor Group Festival of Cycling as two young up and comers toppled a field of world champions, Olympians and national champions. Christchurch threw up perfect racing conditions and a huge crowd for the second day of the Armstrong Motor Group Festival of Cycling. The Festival moved downtown for the exciting City Criterium around the Oxford >>
Julian Dean In Action This Friday Night

Notice: preg_match(): No ending delimiter '&' found in display_profile called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 8 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
New Zealand's best known professional rider Julian Dean will take to the streets of Taupo this Friday night for the Elite Street Race around the CBD. The seasoned Garmin Pro has just ompleted one of his toughest seasons to date which included the incredible feat of completing all three of the Grand Tours (Italy, France, Spain) this season, Dean was the only rider in the Pro peloton to achieve >>
Peoples Champion Maintains Position in Peoples Republic

Notice: preg_match(): No ending delimiter '&' found in display_profile called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 8 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
Stage Eight of the UCI 2.HC Tour of Hainan did not provide many highlights as Gordon McCauley retained his overnight fifth position on General Classification whilst his Subway – Avanti Cycling Team retained its second place behind the Ukraine National Team. Any form of concern for the team on the extended 185 kilometre journey from Dongfang to the tour start city of Sanya was when >>
Class Field for Oceania Games This Week

Notice: preg_match(): No ending delimiter '&' found in display_profile called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 8 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
There's plenty at stake for the leading women in this week's Oceania Track Cycling Championships starting tomorrow at the ILT Velodrome in Invercargill. They will be chasing places in the team for next week's key UCI World Cup in Melbourne which will be selected following this week's racing. The championships, which feature world champions Alison Shanks, Sam Webster, Ethan Mitchell and >>
Blackgrove Seals the Deal in Southland

Notice: preg_match(): No ending delimiter '&' found in display_profile called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 8 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
United States-based cyclist Heath Blackgrove has enjoyed the biggest day of his life, winning the 53rd PowerNet Tour of Southland before rushing off to get married. His super-strong Zookeepers-Cycle Surgery team only had to cover the options on the final 65km stage into Invercargill after main rival Marc Ryan (Timaru, ColourPlus) missed the key break in the morning 79-km stage from Te Anau to >>
Official Statement - Roulston withdraws from PowerNet Tour of Southland

Notice: preg_match(): No ending delimiter '&' found in display_profile called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 8 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
Following is an official statement from Hayden Roulston outlining his withdrawal from the PowerNet Tour of Southland. Defending PowerNet Tour of Southland champion Hayden Roulston was forced to pull out of the event after sustaining injuries after being involved in a crash while officials attempted to neutralise the race during stage two of yesterday's racing. He has suffered >>
Yates Undisputed King Of K2

Notice: preg_match(): No ending delimiter '&' found in display_profile called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 8 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
Jeremy Yates once again confirmed himself as the top one-day racer on New Zealand's domestic circuit with his third consecutive win in Coromandel's prestigious RoadCraft K2 Classic. Perfect cycling conditions greeted a record field of 1500 riders for the eighth RoadCraft K2, but it was the shrewd tactical riding of Jeremy Yates that won the day. Yates was a marked man right from the gun >>
Roulston and HTC Columbia Confirmed for Tour Down Under

Notice: preg_match(): No ending delimiter '&' found in display_profile called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 8 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
  Team Columbia-HTC Line Up Announced: TDU Champions Greipel and Rogers Return Team Columbia-HTC is fielding a strong, experienced and competitive line up for the 2010 Santos Tour Down Under, ready to take victory. Santos Tour Down Under, Race Director, Mike Turtur is pleased that two previous overall Tour Down Under winners in Andre Greipel (2008) and Michael Rogers (2002) will >>
Warmup cycle team makes presence felt at Tour de Lakes

Notice: preg_match(): No ending delimiter '&' found in display_profile called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 8 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
The Warmup Cycling team made its presence felt at the Tour de Lakes held in Central Otago, Northern and Western Southland at Easter. Team Manager Kelly Chapman survived a crash to win the C grade competition based on a very strong opening prologue and day three 20 km time trial. It is Chapman's first win in a cycling event in his second season of racing. "I was stoked to get the win," he >>
CYCO Criterium Series Air NZ Mystery Escape Prize

Notice: preg_match(): No ending delimiter '&' found in display_profile called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 8 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
Leading Auckland race series the CYCO Criterium series last season gave away the superbe prize on behalf of Air New Zealand, a Mystery Escape. Man about town Clint Patchett was the lucky winner. Here is what he got up to....  >>
PowerNet Tour Team Profile - Hudson - Gavin - Martin

Notice: preg_match(): No ending delimiter '&' found in display_profile called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 8 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
The team is a new one sponsored by Hudson Gavin Martin, a new law firm specialising in intellectual property and technology law that was established last year by two former partners from Bell Gully (Wayne Hudson and Simon Martin) and a former partner form Russell McVeagh (Mark Gavin). The firm has adopted a novel approach towards branding (see the attachments) and sees the Tour of Southland as >>
Hudson - Gavin - Martin PowerNet Tour Update 1

Notice: preg_match(): No ending delimiter '&' found in display_profile called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 8 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
Well, we made it to the Tour of Southland and we've got through stages 1 and 2 with no mishaps, so everyone in the team is happy. Jane and I came down to Invercargill on Friday afternoon and were picked up from the airport with the van we were to be using all week. A relatively "well used" 9 seater van (with 218,000 kms on the clock), it had HUDSON GAVIN MARTIN printed all along the side >>
Hudson - Gavin - Martin PowerNet Tour Update 2

Notice: preg_match(): No ending delimiter '&' found in display_profile called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 8 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
Stage 3: Invercargill to Gore – 164 kms Today was the first really hard day for all of us. Not hard in terms of pitch ( nothing beats Bluff Hill) but hard in terms of length and speed. There were 10 sprints in the first 50 kms, which meant that the pace was savage right from the gun. Nick Lovegrove (permanently referred to by the race directors as Longrove) managed to get 3rd in one of >>
Taupo – The Final countdown

Notice: preg_match(): No ending delimiter '&' found in display_profile called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 8 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
With only four weeks to go until Taupo what do you need to think about, and do to make sure you ride well? Over this next four weeks be sure to: Keep practising your bunch skills. Being able to ride effectively in a good bunch can dramatically reduce your time. Gradually reduce your training volume. Fresh is best, and tired is, well tired is slow! Too many people make the mistake >>
Training For Taupo - Part 2

Notice: preg_match(): No ending delimiter '&' found in display_profile called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 8 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
Training for Taupo – Part 2 Can you believe it, Taupo is not far away now! Thankfully the weather has been kind and the sun is motivating many to hit the road, almost clogging Auckland's waterfront with cyclists before work! With not much time left what do you need to be doing? First of all you need to decide on your goal for Taupo. Then once you have, apply the 7 golden rules: 1. >>
Pedal your way to carbon free

Notice: preg_match(): No ending delimiter '&' found in display_profile called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 8 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
It was only a matter of time before New Zealand adopted pedal power in the major cities in a bike sharing programme. Over 25 countries in Europe have bike sharing whereby bikes are strategically left around the city, and peddlers can hire, or use them within certain city boundaries. Good gear has led the charge in New Zealand starting last week with bicycles left (and helmets) in Auckland, >>
Do you want to improve?

Notice: preg_match(): No ending delimiter '&' found in display_profile called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 8 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
We are creatures of habit, and it is very easy to slip into joining our mates every other day, doing the same loop on the days in between, and low and behold six months have gone by. To improve, our bodies need to do something different in training EVERY week. Something has to change, and that something can be directed from a coach, based on what you need to change to improve your performance.  >>
Why Cycling?

Notice: preg_match(): No ending delimiter '&' found in display_profile called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 8 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
Is cycling really the new golf? Has plaid been replaced with lycra – ugly pants traded for tight ones showing off muscles, or unwelcome adipose tissue (kind word for FAT rolls). Apparently it grows and grows each year? According to regional councils, and sports organizations mounting two wheels is the latest thing. In the seventies, and eighties running became the thing for New Zealanders, >>
Bike vs Car - A reader's poll.

Notice: preg_match(): No ending delimiter '&' found in display_profile called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 8 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
The New Zealand Herald is running a readers poll this week (see link) http://www.nzherald.co.nz/feature/story.cfm?c_id=1501154&objectid=10427070 on why cycling is so unsafe in New Zealand. As readers of road cycling's most popular website, we would like your views. The cyclist versus motorist has been an argument which seems to have been running for years. This is because it is an >>
Paris Dakar by Bike!

Notice: preg_match(): No ending delimiter '&' found in display_profile called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 8 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
"The Sahara on a bicycle, is that possible?" A group of 25 enthusiastic cyclists accepted this challenge and left from the Eiffel Tower on 10 September 2006 to hit the road to Dakar. They completed this incredible idea of crossing the Sahara by bike passing sand dunes and surprised camels. We leave Paris on a sunny Sunday morning along the banks of the Seine in search of adventure for the >>
Favourite Rides - Auckland - The BCL
The BCL, or Butter Chicken Loop, is a meandering loop ride through the back roads and foothills of the Waitakere Ranges in West Auckland. The name originates from a bunch ride in the murky past. At the obligatory coffee stop at Titirangi, the excellent Hardware Café was full, so another establishment was frequented. Amongst the coffees, scones, and bagels one of the riders ordered Butter Chicken. >>
The Bunch Ride

Notice: preg_match(): No ending delimiter '&' found in display_profile called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 8 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
A bunch ride is a great way to cover miles easily, enjoy some company, meet other riders and improve your riding. It's a great leveller of abilities meaning that a vast range of talents and fitness can ride and train together enjoyably. With any bunch ride there are a number of explicit (stated and known) and implicit (taken for granted) rules. Explicit rules are things like the route, start >>
Club Snap shot - Morrinsville Wheelers

Notice: preg_match(): No ending delimiter '&' found in display_profile called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 8 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
The rolling pastures of the Waikato have been the training and racing grounds for 43years for the Morrinsville Wheelers Cycling Club. Start in 1964, the club has produced many New Zealand representatives, including Jack and Stephen Swart, Tom Bamford, Julian Dean, Double Olympian Roz Reekie-May, Mark May, and most recently Eliot Crowther. Club secretary Bev May was the first woman to hold a >>
Auckland Track Development Interview

Notice: preg_match(): No ending delimiter '&' found in display_profile called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 8 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
Cycling Auckland is again promoting track cycling with sessions for newcomers which began in October, and are again under the direction of David Osten who has seen riders gain experience, confidence, skills and enjoyment and move on to succeed at higher levels. There are many riders who have come through this squad and gone on to win at national and even higher levels. Here's how David responded >>
When the inevitable happens...

Notice: preg_match(): No ending delimiter '&' found in display_profile called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 8 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
On a recent bunch ride that I was on there was an accident. The accident was a reasonably simple event, the outcome wasn't. The result of the fall left a rider injured, in considerable pain and, after quite a lengthy wait, a ride in an ambulance. It got me thinking, we all ride, and from time to time we all crash. So when the inevitable happens: Do you have the basic skills to be able to >>
Road Safety Changes Not Enough, Say Cyclists

Notice: preg_match(): No ending delimiter '&' found in display_profile called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 8 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
www.bikenz.org.nz Following the recent speight of cyclists that have been killed on our roads, you may want to read about what is being done in New Zealand to improve safety for us on the roads. Cyclists have welcomed some aspects of the Government's Road Safety Policy Statement but called for stronger action to make New Zealand's roads safer.  >>
NZ cyclists to race on borrowed equipment

Notice: preg_match(): No ending delimiter '&' found in display_profile called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 8 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
www.stuff.co.nz The New Zealand track cycling team will have to use borrowed equipment at the Moscow World Cup meet after their kit bag of high tech equipment worth $20,000 failed to arrive in the Russian capital. Coach Terry Gyde said from Moscow it had been discovered that the bag never got off the ground - it had been sitting at Auckland airport, untagged. The Australian team had >>
Auckland Criterium Championships Preview

Notice: preg_match(): No ending delimiter '&' found in display_profile called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 8 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
To mark the end of its first series of criteriums at the Auckland waterfront "tank farm", the CYCO Auckland Criterium Championships this Thursday night will offer fast and frantic turns of speed from a showcase field of riders – many of them NZ representatives. The men's event is at 7pm and the women will race at 6.15pm. In the men's race it will be interesting to see if the up and >>
CYCO Auckland Criterium Championships Preview

Notice: preg_match(): No ending delimiter '&' found in display_profile called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 8 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
To mark the end of its first series of criteriums at the Auckland waterfront "tank farm", the CYCO Auckland Criterium Championships this Thursday night will offer fast and frantic turns of speed from a showcase field of riders – many of them NZ representatives. The men's event is at 7pm and the women will race at 6.15pm. In the men's race it will be interesting to see if the up >>
CYCO Auckland Criterium Champs

Notice: preg_match(): No ending delimiter '&' found in display_profile called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 8 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
CYCO will be running the Auckland Criterium Champs on the 14th of December. There will be a separate Womens and Mens race, but no other categories. Entries opened on Thursday 30th November and are accepted at the discretion of the Race Director. The Womens race will start at 6:15 and will be 25 minutes plus 3 laps in duration. Sprints at 10 and 20 minutes. Entry Fee is $20.00 and the >>
First timer ripe for another challenge

Notice: preg_match(): No ending delimiter '&' found in display_profile called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 8 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
Graham Moor, a 42 year-old company director from Kerikeri, was a Taupo first timer two weeks ago. Having only been cycling for a year he gives us his thoughts on his first Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge experience. How long have you been cycling? What got you into it? I have been cycling for just over a year. I was walking past the local shop Fat Dog Cycles and saw a great deal on a Trek 1400 and >>
New Zealand Criterium Championships throws up two surprise winners

Notice: preg_match(): No ending delimiter '&' found in display_profile called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 8 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
The feature men's national title race saw no less than 15 national champions or national reps, among them Commonwealth Games medallists Hayden Godfrey, Gordon McCauley and Hayden Roulston. But it was national track squad member Marc Ryan (Timaru) who broke the race apart. In a lightening fast race Ryan forced a breakaway after the third of the race. National road champion Hayden >>
The" who's who" of New Zealand cycling front up for the New Zealand Criterium Champs

Notice: preg_match(): No ending delimiter '&' found in display_profile called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 8 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
In just its second year Christchurch's Armstrong Peugeot Festival of Cycling continues on its quest to become the most prestigious cycling event in New Zealand. Close to 2000 riders, both elite and recreational, are expected for this weekend's Armstrong Peugeot Festival of Cycling. The two-day event features a 75k road ride around the Lyttelton Harbour bays and an inner city criterium >>
New Zealand Tour Down Under team announced

Notice: preg_match(): No ending delimiter '&' found in display_profile called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 8 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
www.cyclingnews.com The official New Zealand team for the 2007 Tour Down Under has been announced. The team will be Hayden Roulston, Tim Gudsell (pending availability from his pro team), Heath Blackgrove, Peter Latham, Logan Hutchings, Jeremy Vennell, Clinton Avery and Matthew Haydock. The team staff will consist of Jacques Landry (Director), Kris Withington (Mechanic), Sarah Blake (Massage >>
The Big Lap of the Lake is Over

Notice: preg_match(): No ending delimiter '&' found in display_profile called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 8 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
We can all relax now that we have completed our lap of the lake for another year. Many will have been on the website today trying to figure out which training partners they beat and how to be more strategic next year in the group they start with. Whether happy with your time or not, the class of the organisation of Taupo cannot be overlooked. Taupo has a unique vibe to it that no other event >>
Tips for Survival as a Cycling Parent

Notice: preg_match(): No ending delimiter '&' found in display_profile called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 8 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
Time keeping at the recent Auckland Time Trial Championships conjured up memories of becoming a cycling parent back in 1995. My 12 year old daughter, who had just made it as a Division 1 swimmer, was introduced to school cycling. With all the best intentions to cross train, her allegiance to cycling emerged by the end of the first Auckland waterfront time trial series and the 5am trips to Glen >>
Weekend Warrior Report

Notice: preg_match(): No ending delimiter '&' found in display_profile called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 8 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
Auckland ITT championships I have never been a great fan of Time Trials (TT's). I have always found that I go better struggling to hang-on to the bunch or, if I am lucky, sitting in the middle and getting sucked along. The whole TT thing of suffering alone with nothing but the sound of me gasping for air as comfort has never really appealed to me. But because this year the calendar had >>
Exponential Growth Responses

Notice: preg_match(): No ending delimiter '&' found in display_profile called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 8 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
We had such a great response from the Exponential article that we thought we should post a few ideas. Cyclingnz.com welcome feedback and appreciate any comments you have on anything posted on this site so keep it up! Keep the banter going and enjoy. --- I would have to say that joining a club would not have entered my mind were it not for my employers who paid for a professional coaching >>
The Kiwi Experience in Limoux France

Notice: preg_match(): No ending delimiter '&' found in display_profile called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 8 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
When cyclingnz.com first asked me to write a piece on living and racing in France, I wondered whether I would be able to make the article concise enough to fit on the CNZ website! France and New Zealand are such different worlds in so many ways it is hard to know where to begin really…… The BikeNZ European Training Centre is based in a little town called Limoux in the South of France– Limoux >>
N.Z. U17 Canberra and Development Group Camp

Notice: preg_match(): No ending delimiter '&' found in display_profile called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 8 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
The N.Z. U17 Development Team to Canberra and N.Z. Development Group camp was held in Palmerston North 16th, 17th and 18th June. The camp was held in conjunction with the Twin Peaks Tour. The camp was headed up by Bike N.Z. Development Manager, Beverley Chamberlain, ably assisted by Hughie Castle, Bike B.Z. Coaching staff of Lynn Murphy, Lyndon Cooney, Andrew Jamieson. Camp assistants: Don >>
The Lure of the Auckland Waterfront

Notice: preg_match(): No ending delimiter '&' found in display_profile called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 8 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
For anyone that lives in Auckland, the waterfront is a welcome 8-kilometre stretch of road that extends from the city and has few traffic lights. It is an interesting place that could almost be turned into a television drama series. When cycling down the waterfront you are guaranteed to see other kindred cyclists, although a wave of acknowledgement is not always such a sure thing. You cannot >>
Married to a pro - What's it like.

Notice: preg_match(): No ending delimiter '&' found in display_profile called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 8 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
Wife, soul-mate, best friend, number one fan, unconditional supporter, confidante, gofa (or personal assistant - just to sound fancy!), business partner, motor-pacer, masseuse, cook, house-cleaner, and self-appointed removalist. My name is Carole Dean and I am all of these to Julian Dean, professional cyclist currently with Team CSC. We've been together for 9 yrs - way before pro-cycling ever >>
Auckland's Retro Ride

Notice: preg_match(): No ending delimiter '&' found in display_profile called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 8 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
By Amy Mason The retro ride is a new addition to the Auckland cycling calendar. Ridden once a month, it is the brainchild of Mr Retro, Dave Benson. The retro ride is a leisurely ride around the flat lands of south Auckland, with a unique twist: ride retro cycling equipment 1985 or earlier. This is a ride not about who is riding the strongest or who comes first. It's all about who's got the >>
Cycling Singapore: Barking at Monkey's

Notice: preg_match(): No ending delimiter '&' found in display_profile called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 8 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
Jon Bridges recently went up to Singapore for work. Not content to go without his usual weekly ride he did his research and found himself a bike to ride up there. Below is his account of the ride. Turns out there is a group of Aussies and Nzers in Singapore called the Australia New Zealand Singapore Association Cycling Group or something like that. I found them through their website ( >>
 Photo Gallery

Notice: Use of undefined constant pid - assumed 'pid' (this will throw an Error in a future version of PHP) in display_page_bottom called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 272 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57

Notice: Use of undefined constant ptitle - assumed 'ptitle' (this will throw an Error in a future version of PHP) in display_page_bottom called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 272 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57

Notice: Use of undefined constant ptitle - assumed 'ptitle' (this will throw an Error in a future version of PHP) in display_page_bottom called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 272 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
Criterium National Champs

Notice: Use of undefined constant pid - assumed 'pid' (this will throw an Error in a future version of PHP) in display_page_bottom called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 272 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57

Notice: Use of undefined constant ptitle - assumed 'ptitle' (this will throw an Error in a future version of PHP) in display_page_bottom called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 272 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57

Notice: Use of undefined constant ptitle - assumed 'ptitle' (this will throw an Error in a future version of PHP) in display_page_bottom called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 272 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
Tour de Femme 2009

Notice: Use of undefined constant pid - assumed 'pid' (this will throw an Error in a future version of PHP) in display_page_bottom called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 272 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57

Notice: Use of undefined constant ptitle - assumed 'ptitle' (this will throw an Error in a future version of PHP) in display_page_bottom called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 272 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57

Notice: Use of undefined constant ptitle - assumed 'ptitle' (this will throw an Error in a future version of PHP) in display_page_bottom called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 272 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
Elite Women's National TT Champ Melissa Holt

Notice: Use of undefined constant pid - assumed 'pid' (this will throw an Error in a future version of PHP) in display_page_bottom called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 272 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57

Notice: Use of undefined constant ptitle - assumed 'ptitle' (this will throw an Error in a future version of PHP) in display_page_bottom called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 272 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57

Notice: Use of undefined constant ptitle - assumed 'ptitle' (this will throw an Error in a future version of PHP) in display_page_bottom called from /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_profiles.php on line 272 in /home/cycling/public_html/cnz5_connect.php on line 57
Criterium National Champs
Home Kiwi Riders Sports Science Beginners Articles Riders Reports Tech Corner Contact
© Cyclingnz.com 2020 | Login | Design by OnfireDesign