Road Racing

Dacre-Hedgehope-Dacre - Graded Race

Saturday 25th August - 1.30pm

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Learn to Ride Term 4

We are now taking registrations for the Term 4 Learn to Ride Track block for 2018.
This offers beginner children, aged 10 and up, an introduction to track cycling. Minimum height restriction 130cm.
Starts Wednesday 17 and Friday 19 October, from 4-5pm, and runs until the end of school term. Select either a Wednesday or Friday but not both.
$85 fee includes, track hire, bike hire, coach and water bottle.

Phone 03 219 9325 or email office@cyclingsouth.org.nz to register now.

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Adult race coaching

Following feedback from the post-Corporate Pursuit survey, Cycling Southland is introducing a coached six-session adult racing programme.

Running on Monday nights from 5.45pm from August 20, the hour-long sessions will teach basic track racing skills and provide development for those keen to start racing but unsure where to begin.

Run by Cycling New Zealand-qualified coach Lance Spencer, participants will develop track confidence, learn to ride in bunches, build strength and endurance, and learn the basics of various types of racing.

Completing these sessions, which are designed as a foundation skills developer, will enable licensed riders to then take part in Friday night club racing and move into senior rider squads – sprint or endurance.

Those keen to take part need basic track skills gained through Track Start sessions on a Wednesday night or having taken part in Corporate Pursuit. A minimum level of ability is the confidence to comfortably ride all areas of the track at pace.

Spaces are limited but minimum numbers are required so contact Melissa in the office to reserve your spot. The block is $65 with own bike, $80 with bike hire.

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Major Event Calendar

  • 27 July to 9 November - King House Removals Race Series <read more>
  • 1 September - Gore to Waikiwi Road Classic <read more>
  • 5 to 7 October - Yunca Junior Tour of Southland <read more>
  • 9 to 10 October - South Island Secondary School Champs and ILT Junior Carnival <read more>
  • 28 October to 3 November - SBS Bank Tour of Southland <read more>
  • 30 November to 2 December - Southland Track Championships

News and Results

Tuesday, 17 July 2018
On the side of a field in France a girl stands proudly beside a sign declaring support for Invercargill cyclist Tom Scully. Read Article
Tuesday, 10 July 2018
Hello folks and hope this finds you all well and enjoying the school holidays if you are in that mode for the next couple of weeks! Huge congratulations to all our junior cyclists that attended the South Island Schools Road Champs in Timaru over the weekend. Read Article
Monday, 09 July 2018
An aswesome Southland contingent made the trek to Timaru for the South Island Schools Road Championships during the weekend and overall everyone had some outstanding results. Read Article
Tuesday, 03 July 2018
Hi everyone and great to feel a brief touch of Spring in the air today! ​A huge thank you to Sharyon Ralph and her fabulous team of merry men and women who ensured that a seamless Architecture Unlimited Corporate Pursuit race day was held on Sunday. Read Article
Friday, 29 June 2018
Matt and Wendy Scully might be returning overseas sooner than they thought after news this week of their son, Tom, being selected to ride in the Tour de France. Read Article
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