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PNP Cycling Club organises road, track and mountain bike races and is affiliated to Cycling New Zealand and Mountain Bike NZ.

Everyone is welcome to join our Club.

  • PNP, Cycling NZ and MTBNZ membership runs from 1 November to 30 December the following year

  • Your age grade licence for each year is based on your age as at 31 Dec of that year

  • All licences with club memberships are purchased via Cycling New Zealand

  • A club membership can be done by completing this online form, then making an online deposit to the PNP account.

  • All riders participating in PNP events must ride responsibly and safely at all times, obey Club rules, traffic rules and marshal’s instructions


  • Be part of a Club with more than 90 years of history

  • Discounted race entry fee

  • Eligible to vote on Club matters

  • You can join our Committee or one of our Sub-committee's

  • You will be sent PNP news and event announcements

  • You can represent the Club in regional and national races

  • You are eligible to win Club trophies

  • You will get to ride and race with local people who love the sport of cycling

  • You will have access to coaching support

  • Juniors are eligible to receive a $50 subsidy when you enter events at a National or International level – email for more details

  • Eligible to apply for our High Performance Fund


Individual Membership

  • CNZ licenses with associated PNP Club memberships can only be renewed online.  If you need to buy a CNZ National Racing License online you will need to get your associated PNP (Port Nicholson Poneke) membership at the same time.

  • Age is at 31 Dec of the calendar year for which the license is to apply.

  • For Road & Track riders, you may enter 2 PNP races without a National Racing Licence, after that, it is compulsory buy a National Racing Licence

  • For MTB you only need to buy a National Racing Licence if you want to race in the MTB National Champs or MTB National Cup Series. Otherwise a club membership can be obtained by completing this online form and associated payment

  • For Cycling NZ race licensing there are 4 options on top of PNP membership: Adult $65, Adult International $175, U19 Youth $35 and U19 Youth International $90

  • Tip: Under Domestic Licences, if you click Road/Track Licence or Mountain Bike License Cycling NZ will charge you $65, but if you click two (e.g. Track and Road), you don't pay any extra, CNZ simply charges you $32.50 for each licence

  • Under Road/Track you will contribute $10 to the Wellington Centre

  • To become a PNP Member, search for “Port” and Tick Port Nicholson Poneke Cycling Club

  • PNP Membership fee is $40 for Under 19 and $60 for adults (no change from 2020)

  • You pay online with a Credit Card


PNP club kit is stylish and functional. We have two suppliers, Champion Systems and Tineli. Announcements regarding when the shop is open for orders occurs through our web news and on Facebook. We encourage our members to ride and race in it, and would love to receive any photos you may have in your club kit while out on riding adventures. Send them to:

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