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Track Survey 2014: the results

Suggestions on grading Ideas for Speed League rule changes Senior coaching and training times More motorpaced training Thanks to all who filled out the PNP track end of year survey. Every piece of feedback is helpful and while we don’t address all of them individually below, we’ve picked out a few key recurring themes. There … Continue reading »

Club AGM and Prizegiving

Saturday 17th May from 4pm Campus : Massey Wellington Room Booked : ESS   In the past year the club has not had a full committee , which has not been an ideal situation for those who have volunteered, with a great amount of time and effort being done by a few people.   What … Continue reading »

Five minutes to make track bigger and better!

It was a great season for the track programme and the Burkes Cycles Speed League but we want to make it even better for 2014/15 and for that we need your help! Whether you are a rider, supporter or parent; junior, senior or master, please take five minutes to fill out this short survey. Your … Continue reading »

Club Road Champs 2014 – Registration closes 10th April

The Club Road Nationals is the pinnacle that all road riders from all age groups should aspire to in New Zealand. This is the chance for each age group to compete for the honour, prestige, and bragging rights of being a National Champion. This event represents But location residue conditioner viagra uk purchased deserve I … Continue reading »

PNP Welington Cup Club Champs – Criterium

For the first tim in  2 years we have ben able to run a Criterium race in town on the Westpac Stadium Concourse; great location, easy to manage and layout and right in town!  For the riders it was good o a calm wellington day. The C Grade was pretty much 50/50 Junior and Senior … Continue reading »

Burkes Cycles Speed League 2014 Champions Crowned

The 2014 Burkes Cycles Speed League Champions were decided at Wellington Velodrome at round 16 on March 23, the final points-scoring opportunity of the season. Winning titles for a second year in a row were Ele Pepperell the women’s overall and Nick Warren who took the senior/ under 19 men’s. Pepperell topped the table with … Continue reading »

Age Group Nationals Team Success

At the recent Age Group Track National Championships in Invercargill, the Wellington team brought home one bronze medal and numerous top ten placings – the most successful championships in recent memory. George Jackson’s bronze in the under 15s points race is the first gong for Wellington in decades and the youngster came close in both … Continue reading »

New Wellington Hour Record Established

Miramar’s Nick Warren established a new Wellington Velodrome record for ‘The Hour’, one of the classic benchmarks in cycling, riding 41.135km in the allotted 60 minutes. The 37-year-old Port Nicholson Poneke Cycling Club (PNP) member rode consistently, recording lap splits of between 28 and 30 seconds throughout to complete 123 laps and a further 135m … Continue reading »

Wellington Cup Club Champs Road Race

What a change in a week, today’s race was in warm dry weather, a nice change from a week ago. As well as the weather it was great to see Steve Chapman out and about on crutches watching the racing. The C Grade race was won by Sam Wilkinson, who is going really well right … Continue reading »

Nationals Team On Fire At Burkes Cycles Speed League Round 13

Wellington’s National Championships Team members were on fine form at the Burkes Cycles Speed League Round 13 on Sunday 2 March in Hataitai. Louis Higgison (Petone) won three races in the A Category while George Jackson (Island Bay) and Ione Johnson (Karori) lit up the B Category. Higgison, who is competing at both the Age … Continue reading »