Papanui Cyclist Josh Scott is off to Switzerland to represent New Zealand at the Junior World Track Cycling Championships in July.
Congratulations to Josh Scott ( Under 19) Aleisha Scott, Sammi Donnelly, Felix Donnelly , Griffen Spencer (under 17) and Lyndal Donnelly (Master) All having success at the recent National Track Champs with PBs and medals between them.
Canterburys oldest cycling club with a proud tradition
154 North Avon Road, Christchurch 8013
Papanui cycling club promotes 3 of the top classic road races in New Zealand:
1. Round the Gorges 120km;
2. Wakari Classic 100km; and
3. Waipara Classic 90km.
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2016 AGM of CYCLING CANTERBURY
Monday 2 May at 7pm
All is invited to the AGM of Cycling Canterbury, Monday 2 May at 7pm. It will be held on the 2nd floor , (Board Room), Parry Field Lawyers, Rimu Street, Riccarton. Notice of motion and remits for inclusion on the agenda of the AGM must be forwarded in writing to the centre's Board 14 days prior to the AGM (18 April 2016)
First aid Kit fundraiser
The club has available an excellent first aid kits available for only only $39.00. Many people who have purchased these were impressed with the wide range of important items included to help with any first-aid situation. All the items are contained within a water proof case.
Contact Ron Bush or Anne Winter for a kit.
Phone 337-0447 (Home) or 027 2249241
Club Cycling Uniform
Are your plates showing? If not
You cab be fined $100. A supplementary plates costs $20
Wondered why you are off this mark?
If you want to know how the handicaper may use a ladder to guide them in setting the handicaps follow this link,>>handicap ranking list
History of Round the Gorges Road Race (supplied by Roger Fowler)
Bunch Rides and other races
All cyclist can join these bunch rides listed below:
2. Sunday 9 am Leaving from Homebase, Marshlands Rd. Out to Kaiapoi, Woodend, Sefton Loop, Rangiora back to Homebase for coffee. 100k and 85k option. Also have new group ..for any newbies wanting to learn to bunch ride or anyone just getting back on the bike. Slow easy pace 50k. Find us on Facebook under Homebase Sunday Bunch Ride!
3. Tuesday Worlds: Princess Margaret
Tuesday 8.30 Medium paced and then fast from the bottom of Gebbies Pass. 65km
Princess Margaret, Halswell Downs, Tai tapu, Gebbies Pass, Teddington, Governors Bay, Sign of the Kiwi and home. (Route depends on road conditions due to earthquake)
4. Magpies: Cracroft House or Cashmere Halswell Quarry Car park
Wednesday morning 9.30 Easy paced with 3 main groups. Suits all abilities 60-70km
Cracroft, Cashmere Downs, Lincoln, Springston, Coes Ford, Tai Tapu for coffee
5. Princess Margaret
Mornings (except Wednesday) 9.30 70km Hill or Flat ride
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