Escape to Ghost Town

1st November 2017


Over a weekend in October, four riders traveled to Piopio in New Zealand to ride to the remote village of Tangarakau, also known as Ghost Town. The small settlement, which translates as "to fell trees" seems appropriate, as there's nothing but paddocks where a community of twelve hundred tunnel an... read more

Bike Box or Bike Bag?

5th October 2017


  BIKE BOX OR BIKE BAG? WHICH SUITS YOUR TRAVEL NEEDS BETTER?     You could be an elite athlete or a weekend warrior, maybe you prefer riding on the roads, maybe on the mountain bike trails. You may travel internationally for racing commitments, or casually for the occasional t... read more

The Big Bike Film Night Adds several key cycling films to it 2017 line-up

25th September 2017


Films to spin your wheels    After a busy year that saw The Big Bike Film Night introduce a new cycling film collection celebrating women cyclists; touring extensively across New Zealand; and conducting a short tour in Australia; you would think Brett Cotter the Curator of this film ... read more


4th September 2017


    To raise funds and awareness for the Mental Health Foundation of New Zealand, Jonathan Douglas in association with Hayden Roulston (Ex professional Tour De France rider and NZ Olympic Silver Medallist) are searching for amateur cyclists who want the challenge of a lifetime by riding ... read more

Christchurch central city car park set to become New Zealand’s most unique sporting stadium

4th September 2017


Christchurch central city car park set to become New Zealand’s most unique sporting stadium New Zealand’s most unique inner city event; rising funds for men’s health 1 September 2017 A Christchurch central city car park is set to become New Zealand’s most unique sporting stad... read more

New Zealand Cycling Journal - Volume 2

29th August 2017


      New Zealand Cycling Journal Volume 2 is on sale now     In Volume 2, you will find features on The Big Bike Trip lads cycling 20,000kms from Indonesia to London, crossing borders in Australia, the Kennett Brothers Tour of Aotearoa guide - part 2, Aaron Gate's ... read more

Canyon Launch the new INFLITE CF SLX

15th August 2017


TAKE FLITE: CANYON UNVEILS THE ALL-NEW INFLITE CF SLX Modern cyclocross is defined by progression. With increasingly skilled bike handlers taking on more technically advanced courses, the sport is only getting faster. To reflect that progression, Canyon engineers set out to create a highly innova... read more

Rapha Announce New Investor

9th August 2017


  Rapha strengthens leadership position and growth ambitions with investment from RZC Investments   7 August 2017, LONDON: Cycling lifestyle brand Rapha is delighted to announce that US-based RZC Investments is now the majority shareholder in the business. Rapha has been owned since lau... read more

Share the Road launch new cycling safety campaign

31st July 2017


Positive attitudes - are they just as important as safe roads and vehicles?   That’s the controversial claim from the manager of the Share the Road Campaign, an NZTA-supported initiative that looks to increase road safety for people using bicycles. While vehicle safety equipment bec... read more

Groenewegen wins while Sky party

24th July 2017


Greipel, Kittel, Cavendish, those are the names you expect to see on the winners list  on the Champs Élysées stage of the Tour de France as these riders have dominated the unofficial world championship of sprinting, but it was George Bennett’s team mate Dylan Groenewegen (Lo... read more