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Commonwealth Games: Cycling newbie and veteran on same time-trial mission
April 09, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
Hamish Bond and Linda Villumsen are New Zealand cyclists at opposite ends of their careers, both seeking similar achievements at the Commonwealth Games.Much has been made of Bond's switch from the boat to preparing for his Games... More...
Investigation launched into Paris-Roubaix rider's death
April 09, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
PARIS (AP) " French judicial officials launched an investigation Monday into the death of Belgian rider Michael Goolaerts during the Paris-Roubaix cycling race.Goolaerts died Sunday after collapsing during the one-day classic on... More...
Paris-Roubaix rider Goolaerts dies after collapsing in race
April 08, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
ROUBAIX, France (AP) " Belgian rider Michael Goolaerts died of cardiac arrest after collapsing while competing in the Paris-Roubaix race on Sunday.Goolaerts' team said the 23-year-old died in a Lille hospital where he had been taken... More...
Commonwealth Games: Women's sprinters offer gauge of cycling progress
April 08, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
Time tends to be everything in sport, and the efforts of the New Zealand cycling team to peak for two pinnacle events in the space of five weeks is proof.The Kiwis struggled at the world championships in the Netherlands with Rushlee... More...
Sagan's 1st Paris-Roubaix win overshadowed by rider's death
April 08, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
PARIS (AP) " World champion Peter Sagan outsprinted Silvan Dillier to the finish line to win the prestigious Paris-Roubaix race, but his first victory in the race known as the Queen of the Classics was overshadowed by the death of... More...
Cycling: Three more medals on the track for New Zealand at the Commonwealth Games
April 08, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
Eddie Dawkins and Natasha Hansen are leaving the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games with three medals apiece.The Kiwi cycling duo both nabbed their third medal of the Games today on a busy day at the track, with Dawkins claiming silver... More...
Cycling: Sam Webster completes the golden double at Commonwealth Games
April 07, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
Sam Webster has completed the sprint cycling double at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games.The 26-year-old New Zealander has beaten Scotland's Jack Carlin in the final in the final of the men's individual sprint at the Anna Meares... More...
Kiwi bronze medalist Dylan Kennett accused of disrespecting Aussie rival
April 06, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
A New Zealand cycling star has been accused of producing a gesture of disrespect towards his Australian rival in the men's 4000m individual pursuit bronze medal showdown.New Zealand's Dylan Kennett had blown Aussie Jordan Kerby... More...
Cycling: Elite race tribute to WWI cyclists
April 06, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
When Kiwi cyclists Jack Bauer and Tom Scully take to the start line of the most feared and revered one-day bike race tomorrow, they will carry in their hearts the memory of nearly 60 New Zealanders who lie in the ground beneath.Just... More...
Cycling: Natasha Hansen and Dylan Kennett turn adversity into medals
April 06, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
Natasha Hansen and Dylan Kennett seized on slim Commonwealth Games opportunities to secure medals at the Anna Meares Velodrome in Brisbane last night.Hansen said back injuries meant she was almost pulled from the sprint programme... More...
Commonwealth Games: Kiwi cyclists in the medals
April 06, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
The New Zealand cycling medal chest was boosted by three further discs at Brisbane's Anna Meares Velodrome tonight.Natasha Hansen earned silver in the individual sprint, Dylan Kennett took bronze in the individual pursuit, and Eddie... More...
Cycling: WW1 cylists remembered as Jack Bauer and Tom Scully battle at Paris Roubaix
April 06, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
When Kiwi cyclists Jack Bauer and Tom Scully take to the start line of the most feared and revered one-day bike race this weekend, they will carry in their hearts the memory of nearly 60 New Zealanders who lie in the ground beneath.Just... More...
Cycling's top riders set for Tour of California next month
April 05, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
LOS ANGELES (AP) " The top men's and women's teams will compete next month in the Amgen Tour of California, the premier U.S. cycling race.The men will cover 645 miles over seven stages from Long Beach to Sacramento from May 13 to... More...
Commonwealth Games: Pioneering moment for New Zealand women's sport at velodrome
April 05, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
The men's team sprint won gold last night at the Anna Meares Velodrome in Brisbane, but that could not overshadow two pioneering moments for New Zealand women's sport.Silver medallists Natasha Hansen and Emma Cumming in the team... More...
Commonwealth Games: New Zealand cyclists earn one gold and two silvers on the track
April 05, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
New Zealand team sprint pioneers Ethan Mitchell, Sam Webster and Eddie Dawkins took another step in their illustrious careers by defending their Commonwealth Games title last night at Anna Meares Velodrome in Brisbane.They were... More...
Commonwealth Games: Cycling boss takes blame for disqualification disaster
April 05, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
New Zealand's men's team pursuit have been disqualified from their rideoff for bronze at the Commonwealth Games tonight.The New Zealanders were red-carded for having an illegal bike on the start line, missing out on their bronze... More...
Your views: How to get round opposition to helmets
April 04, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
In the last couple of weeks, it's been interesting to read the claims that wearing of helmets on push bikes should be made voluntary.I was involved in supporting Rebecca Oaten and the "Protect the Brain's" Trust programme to encourage... More...
Three cyclists hit by vehicle in West Auckland
April 04, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
Police and ambulance are responding to a crash in which three cyclists have been hit by a vehicle in the Auckland suburb of West Harbour.The incident occurred at the intersection of Hobsonville and Trig roads at 5.50pm.St John... More...
Sunshine and spot prizes the catalysts for a successful Raetihi Gutbuster
April 04, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
The sun came out and with it came the people as 100 competitors showed up for the Raetihi Gutbuster on Easter Sunday.The furthest came from Boise, Idaho in the United States to take part in either a bike ride or a run along the... More...
Wheels to light up the night in Whanganui Light Up Bike Spectacle
April 04, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
Whanganui's first-ever Light Up Bike Spectacle is set to illuminate the city's new shared pathways.The all-ages, all-wheels event, organised by Whanganui District Council, will be held at 5.30pm on Friday, May 4, arts facilitator... More...
Jacinda Ardern sets out Government's transport plan, including nationwide fuel tax
April 03, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
Aucklanders face a double whammy of fuel tax hikes of about 20 cents a litre if central government fuel levy increases and a regional fuel tax are brought in, but Transport Minister Phil Twyford says he believes Aucklanders understand... More...
Niki Terpstra wins Tour of Flanders after late attack
April 01, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
OUDENAARDE, Belgium (AP) " Niki Terpstra continued his fine form by winning the Tour of Flanders classic with a well-timed late attack on Sunday, becoming the first Dutch rider in more than 30 years to win the race.Terpstra caught... More...
200 enjoy Hawke's Bay's Little Easy fun cycle ride in a 'fantastic' start to Easter
March 30, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
The sun shone on the 200 people who started their Easter weekend with a fun, family-friendly 12km cycle along the banks of the Tukituki River for the Little Easy yesterday. It was the first ride of the annual Big Easy cycling event,... More...
Lampaert secures back-to-back wins in Flemish classic
March 28, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
WAREGEM, Belgium (AP) " Belgium's Yves Lampaert won the Across Flanders race for the second straight year after surging from the leading group in the final kilometer of the Flemish cobbled race on Wednesday.In difficult weather... More...
A moment in time with Te Wainui a Rua school up the Whanganui River Road
March 25, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
Last week I received a call from the principal of Te Wainui a Rua school in Ranana.She told me her students had won a big prize at the Sanitarium Weet-Bix Kids TRY-athlon down in Wellington and invited me out to find out more.Being... More...
Peter Sagan wins Gent-Wevelgem classic for the third time
March 25, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
GENT, Belgium (AP) " Peter Sagan came out on top of a bunched sprint to win the Gent-Wevelgem classic for the third time on Sunday.The Slovakian rider attacked on the left of the group and had enough of a margin to hold off Elia... More...
Valverde wins Tour of Catalonia for 2nd straight year
March 25, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) " Alejandro Valverde of Spain won the Tour of Catalonia for the second consecutive year after his closest competitor fell near the end of Sunday's final stage in Barcelona.Valverde cruised to victory after... More...
Cycling: George Bennett claims sixth at Volta a Catalunya
March 25, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
Kiwi cyclist George Bennett has claimed one of his best finishes in a major stage race.Bennett has finished sixth overall at the Volta a Catalunya - the second best finish in his professional career, behind last year's triumph at... More...
Injured Auckland cyclist calls for end to 'reckless' anti-helmet campaign
March 25, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
The yellow helmet that was strapped onto commuter cyclist Dr James Woodfine's head when he crashed and was launched over the handlebars has suffered a "fatal injury".Happily, it also protected Woodfine's head. Other parts of his... More...
Your say: Victim had to relive abuse
March 25, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
I wonder how many "respectable citizens" in positions of trust kept silent during the years when Trevor Gibbs taught music at Wanganui Collegiate School in the 1970s and enabled him to continue his child abuse.Many people were complicit.... More...
Schachmann wins shortened sixth stage of Tour of Catalonia
March 25, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
TORREFARRERA, Spain (AP) " Maximilian Schachmann won the sixth stage of the Tour of Catalonia which was shortened due to heavy snow and bad weather in the Pyrenees Mountains on Saturday.Defending champion Alejandro Valverde maintained... More...
Pantano wins stage, Valverde keeps lead in Tour of Catalonia
March 23, 2018 (21:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
VIELHA, Spain (AP) " Defending champion Alejandro Valverde maintained his overall lead in the Tour of Catalonia by staying near the front in a stage won by Jarlinson Pantano of Colombia on Friday.Pantano outsprinted Vegard Stake... More...
Overweel catches Cambridge's best by surprise
March 23, 2018 (21:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
Whanganui High School's Jack Overweel only thought about getting on a track bike last October and less than six months later he is a national champion.The 13-year-old cleaned up at the NZ Secondary Schools Track Cycling Championships... More...
Cycling: Hamish Bond wins Oceania time trial title
March 23, 2018 (21:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
Multi Olympic and world rowing champion Hamish Bond has claimed elite time trial honours on the opening day of the Oceania road cycling championships in Tasmania. Bond, who moved to cycling last year, produced a confidence-boosting... More...
It's here - the biggest sporting weekend of them all
March 22, 2018 (21:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
For 11 months of the year the dedicated fan has any number of major and minor events to satisfy an obsession with the wonderful wide world of sport; although there can be long, lean periods of nothing but reruns and highlights.Then... More...
Valverde wins 4th stage of Tour of Catalonia, regains lead
March 22, 2018 (21:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
ALP, Spain (AP) " Defending champion Alejandro Valverde regained the overall lead in the Tour of Catalonia by winning the fourth stage on Thursday.The Spaniard outdueled Egan Bernal of Colombia in the final climb of the 170-kilometer... More...
Cycling: George Bennett moves into top 10 at Volta a Catalunya
March 22, 2018 (21:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
Kiwi cyclist George Bennett is on track for another top 10 finish in a major stage race after a solid day in the mountains at the Volta a Catalunya in Spain.Bennett has fought with the leaders for most of the mountainous fourth... More...
Cycling: UCI unveils $800,000 lead-lined X-ray unit as cycling boss David Lappartient promises to stamp out mechanical doping
March 21, 2018 (21:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
David Lappartient, the president of the International Cycling Union (UCI), has unveiled a raft of new measures aimed at combating what is known as mechanical doping, including a lead-lined portable X-ray machine which will be taken... More...
UCI steps up bid to deter would-be motorized-cycling cheats
March 21, 2018 (21:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
GENEVA (AP) " The chief of cycling's governing body says it is pulling out the technological stops to deter would-be cheats from sneaking tiny, tough-to-detect motors into their bike frames, as the sport seeks to head off another... More...
De Gendt takes Tour of Catalonia lead with 3rd-stage win
March 21, 2018 (21:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
SETCASES, Spain (AP) " Thomas De Gendt pulled off a successful solo breakaway to win the third stage of the Tour of Catalonia on Wednesday and take the overall lead from defending champion Alejandro Valverde.De Gendt made a move... More...
Watch: Cyclist disqualified after throwing bike at rival, fighting
March 21, 2018 (21:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
It takes something special for the Tour de Langkawi to be mentioned in these parts.Yes, we are talking about a second-tier Malaysian cycling tour, and there's not even a Kiwi connection. Standout Kiwi rider Joseph Cooper is out... More...
Valverde takes Tour of Catalonia lead with 2nd-stage win
March 20, 2018 (21:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
VALLS, Spain (AP) " Defending champion Alejandro Valverde took the overall lead in the Tour of Catalonia by winning Tuesday's second stage in northeastern Spain.The Spaniard was in a group of seven riders who broke out from the... More...
Teenage Whanganui athlete Hunter Gibson wins national gold
March 20, 2018 (21:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
Whanganui teenager Hunter Gibson has struck gold at the Suzuki National Schools Triathlon Championships in Nelson this week.On Monday the 14-year-old Year 9 Wanganui Collegiate athlete won the Under-14 individual boy's triathlon... More...
Whanganui teenager Finnegan Murphy wins maiden road race cycle trophy
March 19, 2018 (21:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
Teenager Finnegan Murphy claimed the coveted Couchman Cup for his maiden trophy win at the Wanganui Cycling Club's annual event on Saturday.The 15-year-old gave a glimpse of the enormous potential he has over the 66km course from... More...
Cycling: Mark Cavendish sent airborne after crashing into bollard during race
March 17, 2018 (21:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
British road racing cyclist Mark Cavendish was sent flying over his handlebars today after colliding with a traffic bollard in Italy.Competing in the Milano Sanremo, the cyclist was riding along quickly when he hit the bollard and... More...
Nibali wins Milan-San Remo classic with solo attack
March 17, 2018 (21:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
SAN REMO, Italy (AP) " Vincenzo Nibali carried off a daring solo attack to win the Milan-San Remo classic on Saturday and add to his long list of major cycling achievements.The Italian rider accelerated away from the pack on the... More...
Cycling: Lesson must be learned: cycling boss
March 15, 2018 (21:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
New Zealand's top track cyclists got a tough wake-up call at the world championships this month, according to high performance boss Martin Barras.They were guilty of a degree of complacency which bit them hard in the Netherlands,... More...
Simon Wilson: What's the real reason Mt Eden retailers are opposed to bigger bus stops?
March 15, 2018 (21:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
One afternoon late last year I had a meeting with a man in downtown Auckland. He was late. Then he rang to ask, where was he supposed to park? He said he had been driving round and round and there weren't any parks anywhere.Where... More...
Auckland Mayor Phil Goff's plan for a regional petrol tax for Auckland gaining support
March 15, 2018 (21:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
Auckland Mayor Phil Goff's plan to raise the price of petrol to tackle the city's transport crisis is gaining support.Half of Aucklanders back a regional petrol tax of 11.5 cents a litre near the halfway point of consultation on... More...
Mike Hosking: Memo, council planners - get your hands off my car
March 14, 2018 (21:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
My first piece of advice is don't call your building Daisy.Daisy is the name of a cat or dog - not a building.Buildings should have bold names like The Empire, or The Statesman.Mind you, they could have called it anything, it... More...

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