Riding high: Welcome to the Wainuiomata High School Mountain Biking Academy

Story Courtesy of Dana Johannsen (Stuff) Sport has had a tough few years, much of it stemming from toxic environments at the very top. But one school-based mountain biking programme is eschewing the cult of high performance, and in the process demonstrating the true value of sport. National correspondent Dana Johannsen ... More

Candy on a bike

Story courtesy of College Sport Media Lily Candy (Year 12) is a machine. She is a member of the senior mixed touch, futsal and hockey teams at Upper Hutt College. More impressively, she is a leading BMX cyclist. With so little local competition in the Wellington region for her age group she often competes against boys, ... More

Robertson Riding free

-Story courtesy of College Sport Media    Elliot Robertson loves the liberty and isolation of riding his bike. Every Saturday he’ll trek 150km unphased by the sometimes low regard cyclists are held in central Wellington. “It’s almost always the driver's fault, especially in rush hour. It’s strange ... More

Giant Wellington PNP/College Sport Wgtn MTB Champs – Sun 21st Feb

Message from PNP Cycling Club and CSW: Our annual Giant Wellington PNP Cycling Club Champs/College Sport Champs will be held at Waiu Park, Waiu St, Wainuiomata on Sunday 21st Feb. Last year we had to cancel it. This event is presented by Gold Sponsor Giant Wellington Giant Wellington has kindly offered to ... More

Going Downhill With Albert Snep

Albert Snep’s sports career is going downhill fast.  The Scots College year 13 rider is the freshly minted New Zealand Secondary School U20 Downhill champion after winning the National Schools Mountain Bike Championships in Dunedin. Albert won his maiden national schools title by just over a second to runner-up Todd ... More

Wellington Schools Road Cycling Champs 2019

It’s on again folks! This year it’s just the Hill Climb and a new Criterium course around the YMCA. Grades are Year 7/8, U15, U17 and U20 More detailed information and entry form to come on the Wellington Schools Cycling website: http://groupspaces.com/WellingtonSchoolsCycling/ More

Wellington Schools Cycling – Update

We’re now well into the schools cycling calendar with two TTT’s under our belt. After the Hope Gibbons there are two more TTT’s held on the Wainuiomata Coast Rd. Scots College riders George Tompkin, Harry Stew and Elliot Robertson broke the U16 record for this course recently (was held by a strong team with Boston ... More

CSW Mountain Bike Champs Held In Glorious Sunshine

Over the weekend, the Wellington Region's best Mountain Bikers were put through their paces at the CSW Mountain Bike Champs.  Organised by the PnP Mountain Bike Club, the Champs were held at the Wainuiomata Mountain Bike Park, and the weather didn't disappoint.  Congratulations to all of the participants listed below and ... More

CSW Mountain Bike Champs – 17 February

The annual Giant Wellington PNP Cycling Club Champs/College Sport Wellington Champs will be held at Waiu Park, Waiu St, Wainuiomata on Sunday 17th Feb. The format of the last few years will be retained. There will be 3 events on the same day. Cross Country, Super D Downhill (that will use Freewheel, Beeline and Beeline ... More

2018 Wellington Schools Road Cycling Champs

On Sunday 23 September, fifty riders from schools in the Lower North Island attended the annual Wellington Schools Road Cycling Champs were held in Trentham and Whitemans Valley. The First event of the day was a Hill Climb up Wallaceville Hill, then an Individual Time Trial on Whitemans Valley, followed by a short ... More