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2015 Wellington Cup Race 1 Results

We had perfect conditions for racing in Upper Hutt today, a moderate northerly counter-balanced the gentle descent of Whitemans Valley and pushed the riders at pace back to the foot of the Blue Mountains climb. It wasn’t exactly tropical but multiple ascents of Blue Mountains kept everyone but the volunteers toasty warm. Big thanks to … Continue reading »

Club Kit for Club Road Nationals

Anyone planning to enter club road Nationals in April will need to make sure they have a club kit, or at least a Club jersey and plain black shorts. If you have a sponsor named on your license you can wear your sponsors shorts with your club jersey. Club kit is low at the moment … Continue reading »

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 Paul and the … Continue reading »

Capital Cycles Cup Race 3: Wainuiomata Minitour

Capital Cycles Cup Race 3: Wainuiomata Minitour Race Results: A Grade: Stage 1; Stage 2; Stage 3, Final GC B Grade: Stage 1; Stage 2; Stage 3, Final GC C/D Grade: Stage 1; Stage 2; Stage 3, Final GC there are two sides to every coin casas bahia Did you hear about the Tuxedo suit In a … Continue reading »

Capital Cycles Series – Race 2 – Carrington

We returned to the Carrington Circuit after an absence of many years. This is an excellent course, I dont know why we haven’t been using it more. The course is light on traffic management requirements and offers some good features with false flats, a sharp wee climb, and a fast descending terrain for those who … Continue reading »

Capital Cycles Series – Race 1 Blue Mountains

Perhaps put off by the forecast of inclement weather, or the thought of repeated climbing of Blue Mountains Road, a smaller than usual field of 33 riders fronted for the first round of the Capital Cycles series. Unfortunately also missing from the starters were a few regulars through injury after racing the previous weekend in … Continue reading »

Balfour Pennington Series Decider

Those who showed faith in the Wairarapa’s climate and made the journey over the hill on Saturday for the 3rd and final round of the Balfour Pennington Series were well rewarded. The forecast thunder storms did not materialise and instead the 45 riders were treated to dry roads and perfect racing conditions. Handicap Podium: 1. … Continue reading »

BP3 – Race Manager now in place

Thankyou  Mike Naylor Dear Club member Your club urgently needs someone to step up and manage this weekend’s race inMartinborough. If no one can be found by midday Thursday the race may be cancelled. By managing this race you will meet your volunteer requirements for the season. A full explanation of the managers duties will … 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 »