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Godfrey Joins Strong Field for Around Brunner  Editor

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Former world Champion Hayden Godfrey is the latest big name to enter the Around Brunner elite road race this weekend. The 2008 Omnium World Champion was knocked off his bike in Christchurch in February, putting his arm through a car windscreen which required surgery meaning he missed valuable training and race time and missed out on selection in the New Zealand Track team for last month's >>
Findlay Guests For Mico/About Plumbing Team for NPS Brunner Event  Editor

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This weekend is again a busy weekend for the Mico/All About Plumbing Cycling team presented by Revolution Racing. Saturday has the team lining up on the West Coast in Greymouth for the 130km National Point Series (NPS) Around Brunner Cycle Ride. Team director Steve Elden says "the ride or race for the elites is a good hit out for the team the day prior to the second round or the Benchmark series. >>
Interest High in Corporate Pursuit  Editor

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Less than two weeks after entries opened, interest is already high in Cycling Southland's Harrex Group Corporate Pursuit being held in June. Organisers expect to easily fill the field of 32 corporate teams that will compete in New Zealand's only indoor velodrome in Invercargill in a grading time trial on Friday 18 June and then finals on Sunday 27 June. Some teams have already started >>
Swiss Precision in Roubaix - Roulston Cracks Top Ten!  Editor

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Being touted as the world's best cyclist of the moment is a big call but what Fabian Cancellara has achieved over the past two weeks of racing in justification. The Swiss powerhouse was an out and out favourite as the race departed and no one was watching him closer than arch rival Tom Boonen of Quickstep. In a race that Boonen has taken ownership of over the past seasons the Belgian >>

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Bike Adventures
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 >>
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 >>
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 >>

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Competitions
Cyclingnz.com would like to congratulate Jason Blair and Anna Taylor in winning the team kit prizes for the Jazz Apple competition. Jason and Anna take away the full kit of Jersey, shorts, gloves and drifit cap all made by team issue supplier Champion Systems. >>
Don't deny it, the Jazz Apple pics have been the ones you have stared the longest at! It's no wonder right, the striking navy blue and crisp Jazz Apple motif are stand out!Well you need look no longer; the team at ENZA / Jazz Apple has generously given cyclingnz.com two complete Champion System >>

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Editor
Former world Champion Hayden Godfrey is the latest big name to enter the Around Brunner elite road race this weekend. The 2008 Omnium World Champion was knocked off his bike in Christchurch in February, putting his arm through a car windscreen which required surgery meaning he missed valuable >>
This weekend is again a busy weekend for the Mico/All About Plumbing Cycling team presented by Revolution Racing. Saturday has the team lining up on the West Coast in Greymouth for the 130km National Point Series (NPS) Around Brunner Cycle Ride. Team director Steve Elden says "the ride or race for >>
Less than two weeks after entries opened, interest is already high in Cycling Southland's Harrex Group Corporate Pursuit being held in June. Organisers expect to easily fill the field of 32 corporate teams that will compete in New Zealand's only indoor velodrome in Invercargill in a grading >>

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Interviews
With the advancements in bike fitting taking a quantum leap in the last couple of seasons riders are starting to see the huge benefits that can be derived from being in the perfect position on the correctly sized bike. Cyclingnz.com caught up with Aucklander Karl Murray from Exceed bike fit who >>

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Pimped Rides
Scott has released the new range of bikes for 2008. Check out the new Gambler Downhill and Freeride Bikes, as well as the popular Spark and Addict carbon featherweights. With a comprehensive range for Men and Women you'll be wishing you had one! www.scott-sports.com >>
Team Rubicon/Gluekos will race the top of the line Orbea Orca as their team bike for the 2006 US racing season. The Orbea name has been made famous through the sponsorship of the Basque UCI ProTour team of Euskatel Euskadi. This partnership could be no more apt given that Orbea's home is Northern >>
The 2006 DeRosa Protos is a full carbon frame and fork weighing in at 1350grams. This actual bike was on display at the Las Vegas Interbike show and Paul was lucky it was his size, 56cm. De Rosa has stated that this is the first one in the Southern Hemisphere. Its decked out with Campag record >>

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Road Rash
Auckland cycle courier legend Wade Rose exists on a diet mainly consisting of muffins, cigarettes and coffee. While the effects of the first two are fairly well known; muffins provide a tasty snack and tobacco offers cancer and other nasty diseases, the effects of coffee – specifically caffeine - >>
Being a Pom, I am often accused of being a whinger, even though I try my utmost to avoid complaining to avoid being bracketed in that stereotype. However, when it comes to New Zealand's press I cannot help having a dig, because to be frank, it is generally appalling. When it comes to cycling >>
If there is one social environment that encourages small talk more than any other, even around water coolers, it is in elevators. Conversations have to be kept to a minimum as journeys last only a few seconds and, as there are often other people in the lift, subject matter has to be limited so as >>

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Technical Views
The first Alpine stage of the TdF clearly showed the tactics of the climbing specialists - they have to put time in to Cadel Evans, Christian Vandevelde and Denis Menchov before the Tour leaves the mountains. In the first (stage 4) TT Frank Schleck, Carlos Sastre and Bernhard Kohl lost significant >>
The scene before a road race can be pretty chaotic. Competitors, bikes, support teams, mechanics, and the 163 empty gel packets to slip on. Surrounding streets may be blocked off and race officials conspire to keep everyone herded into a tight pack near the start line. Most of the riders >>
It's a pretty fair bet that most cyclists appreciate that the correct bike and shoe set up enables one to produce the maximum amount of power possible for a particular individual, as well as helping to prevent injuries, minimizing discomfort (especially usual problem spots: neck, back & butt) >>

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youtube.com
MTB joins the Tour de France with an extreme jump on one of the mountain stages last year.  >>
Last week the New Zealand National team participated in the Canadian Tour of PEI. The final stage was a criterium where Toni Bradshaw featured at 8th. This is coverage of the fast paced criterium showing a good quality field zooming around the town circuit with a good supportive crowd.  >>
This weeks you tube video of the week is a classic piss take of Floyd Landis and his positive test in 06. Thanks for Mark Leishman for sending it in. If you have any favorites email your links to us at cyclingnz.com  >>

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 Photo Gallery

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Daniel Gate bioSPORT Crite

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Criterium National Champs

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Sam Brothers bioSPORT Crits

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Waterfront TT 24 Oct '09
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