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Rice Mountain Classic Results

A Grade: 1st Dave Rowlands; 2nd Robert Stannard; 3rd Andy Hagan – Full results here Women: ¬†1st Nadine Hawley; 2nd Jo Holdaway, 3rd ¬†Natalie Howell – Full results here B Grade: 1st Liam Sherlock; 2nd Steve Bale 3rd Oliver Wood – Full results here C Grade: 1st Sam Wilkinson, 2nd Tim Lewis, 3rd Tony Loversuch … Continue reading »

Rice Mountain Classic – Get Your Entries in now!

A beast of a course for 2014. The premier one day race on the PNP calendar. There is approximately 2350m of climbing so you better bring your climbing legs. Check out Race and Entry details here Make sure you support our race sponsor Capital Cycles at 84 Dixon Street, Wellington or www.capitalcycles.co.nz. Paul and the … Continue reading »

Riders: National Track Championships Selection Policy

PNP Track runs a selection policy for all riders wishing to represent Wellington at the Age Group/ Omnium National Track Championships. The policy has been updated for the 2015 championships which will be in Cambridge in mid March. Read and digest it here (http://www.pnp.org.nz/track/selection-policy/). Riders need to make a submission if intending to compete by … Continue reading »

BP Race 2 – Wainuiomata is always a cool place to race

And so it was on Saturday for race 2 of the Balfour Pennington series although the weather was certainly not the best. Nonetheless, 40 or so of the hardier racers in wellington fronted for a 70km grind down to the coast and back.The big sprinters, Dan Waluszeski foremost amongst them, were expected to dominate, although … Continue reading »

Track season 2014/15 preliminary calendar and training times

We’ve made a few changes to the 2014/15 season calendar to keep things fresh and to respond to the feedback we’ve heard over winter. The main difference is that the Laykold Cup Carnival will move to mid-February 2015 as the usual December calendar is very busy. This will mean that the Laykold Cup won’t clash … 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 »

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 »

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 »

Records fall at Wellington Track Championships

Records tumbled over the weekend as fine weather helped Wellington’s cyclists produce extremely quick times at the region’s track cycling championships. At the Wellington Junior Championships on February 15, George Jackson (Island Bay) shaved 0.3seconds from his previous record for the under 15 500m time trial with a new time of 39.3sec. Jordan Lewis (Belmont) … Continue reading »

Juniors Step up at Round 9, Burkes Cycles Speed League

Wellington’s junior track cyclists took the racing to their senior rivals at round nine of the Burkes Cycles Speed League, Sunday 2 February in Hataitai. Under 17 Jordan Lewis won his first race as an A category rider, fellow under 17 Holly Blakely battled with under 19 Ele Pepperell in the women’s events, while Sam … Continue reading »