Walking and cycle trails connect city to great outdoors
Upper Hutt City Council announces NZTA funding to improve walking and cycle trails. Outdoor enthusiasts have even more reason to enjoy a walk or ride in Upper Hutt. Upper Hutt City Council have announced approval from the New Zealand Transport Agency (NZTA) to fund the development of new and improved cycle ways and walking paths across the city.
High Speed, Altitude, Intensity, Who will defy the odds?
New multisport race, the RedBull Defienace takes over Wanaka this weekend. Local and international elite athletes and sport enthusiasts prepare to tackle greater Wanaka’s spectacular terrain never raced on before in Red Bull Defiance this Friday and Saturday, October 24-25. Designed by New Zealand’s current Coast to Coast champion Braden Currie, the new innovative format involves the multiple disciplines of run, kayak and bike combined with clay bird shooting and abseiling.
Drop in Season Four: New Zealand - It's all on Youtube!
In 2005, Vorb (or perhaps more accurately, Tama) managed to get the guys from Drop In to come to New Zealand and film Series Four. What followed was a fairly entertaining (and sometimes downright cringe-worthy) bunch of mountain-biking escapades.
McGazza's crash in slow-mo
If you want further proof that Kelly McGarry is one tough cookie, take a look at this piece of slow-motion footage that showed up on Youtube this week.
RedBull Makin’ it with Jaden Leeming
In the four-part Red Bull Makin’ It video series, Jaden Leeming embarks on a trip of a lifetime, leaving Auckland, New Zealand, flying to Los Angeles, California to hook up with old friends and BMX riders Mike Hucker Clark, Anthony Napolitan and Coco Zurita.
My Girlfirend is a Mountain Biker
The lads at IFHT and NSMB.com once again turn the microscope inwards again on some of the little quirks of riding a bike and what it can be like for your relationship... or not.
Torpedo7 Relaunches as Unique Multichannel Retailer
Online outdoor adventure sport specialist Torpedo7 steps into bricks and mortar retailing with the launch of a new store network incorporating sister company R&R Sport and two brand new stores.
1500 Take on K2
With three weeks until race day, entries are still flowing in for Coromandel's prestigious Cranleigh K2, with defending champions Nick Lovegrove and Hannah van Kampen the latest to confirm for what is renowned as New Zealand's toughest road cycling event.
Fri 17th Oct 12:58pm
Casey Brown & Poppy the Dog: Tail Gunner
We're not sure if this qualifies as a bike edit, or a dog edit, all we know is Poppy the dog has mad steez.
Fri 17th Oct 7:20am
Luke's Cycle For Jackabo - 2843 kms
Luke O'Malley is one month in to a fundraising ride for his cousin Jack who suffers from Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD), maybe some of the Vorbii would like to help him reach his fundraising goal.
Wed 15th Oct 7:01am
2016 World 24hr Solo Mtb Champs - Rotorua
On the back of NZ success at the 2014 WEMBO World Solo 24 hour Solo Mountain Bike Championships in Fort William, Scotland, it has been announced that Rotorua will hold the 2016 edition!
Mon 13th Oct 11:46am
Nz Has Two New World Champions!
Congratulations to Kim Hurst (Elite Women's) and Ryan Hunt (Under 23's), bringing home the bacon at the World 24hr solo Champs in Fort William, Scotland.
Mon 13th Oct 7:08am
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