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Daniel Whitehouse loses appendix but wins Le Race title

Saturday, 24 March 2018, 12:34 pm | Le Race

Christchurch rider Daniel Whitehouse has won Le Race cycling classic by a stunning six minutes after leading the 100km race from Christchurch to Akaroa from the first climb. More >>

Talented field of favourites wide open for 2018 Le Race

Monday, 19 March 2018, 8:42 am | Le Race

The 2018 edition of Le Race will be wide open as nearly 20 top male riders could have realistic ambitions to win the iconic 100km race from Christchurch to Akaroa. More >>

City councilors gear up for epic duel in Le Race

Tuesday, 27 February 2018, 4:38 pm | Le Race

Christchurch City Councilors Mike Davidson and Glenn Livingstone are gearing up for an epic cycling duel in Le Race on March 24, as part their 2018 sporting three-peat. More >>

Descending skills winning formula for Evans and Lucas

Saturday, 25 March 2017, 9:07 pm | Le Race

Descending skills winning formula for Evans and Lucas in Le Race Course record for Lucas 25 March 2017 Superior descending skills proved to be the winning formula for Dunedin’s Brad Evans and Christchurch cyclist Sharlotte Lucas, who broke the women’s ... More >>

Girdlestone defies odds to take on Le Race again

Wednesday, 22 March 2017, 5:26 pm | Le Race

Christchurch cyclist Keagan Girdlestone revisits a happy hunting ground on Saturday as his remarkable recovery from a near-death crash in Europe last year continues to defy initial medical expectations. More >>

Villumsen adds more star power to PlaceMakers Le Race

Friday, 18 March 2016, 12:18 pm | Le Race

World Champion Linda Villumsen has added some more star power to tomorrow’s PlaceMakers Le Race with a late entry. More >>

Roulston riding Le Race with eyes still on Rio

Thursday, 17 March 2016, 9:55 am | Le Race

Double Olympic medallist Hayden Roulston will ride PlaceMakers Le Race for the first time with his focus still firmly fixed on forcing his way into the national track team for the Rio Olympics. More >>

Girdlestone keen to defend Coffee Culture Le Race title

Thursday, 19 March 2015, 2:31 pm | Le Race

Seventeen year old South African born Christchurch cyclist Keagan Girdlestone is one year stronger and wiser and keen to defend his break through win in last year’s Coffee Culture Le Race on Saturday. More >>

Le Race set for largest field since earthquakes

Wednesday, 11 March 2015, 11:01 am | Le Race

11 March 2015 The iconic 100 kilometre Christchurch to Akaroa Coffee Culture Le Race will have its largest field since the 2011 earthquakes. More >>

Le Race to provide another boast to Christchurch rebuild

Tuesday, 23 September 2014, 10:18 am | Le Race

Le Race to provide another boast to Christchurch rebuild – start is back in Cathedral Square More >>

Girdlestone youngest ever winner of Le Race

Sunday, 30 March 2014, 10:47 am | Le Race

Sixteen year old South African born Christchurch cyclist Keagan Girdlestone won today’s gruelling 100 kilometre Christchurch to Akaroa Coffee Culture Le Race, the youngest ever winner in the event’s history. More >>

Horgan will have work cut out to retain Le Race title

Thursday, 21 March 2013, 12:45 pm | Le Race

Horgan will have work cut out to retain Le Race title 21 March 2013 A strong men’s field will mean Christchurch cyclist Sam Horgan will have a tough job defending his title in the gruelling 100 kilometre Christchurch to Akaroa Le Race on Saturday. ... More >>

Le Race celebrates 15 years

Tuesday, 5 March 2013, 3:16 pm | Le Race

The gruelling iconic 100 kilometre Christchurch to Akaroa Le Race celebrates its fifteenth year on the 23rd of March with Coffee Culture as the event’s new naming rights sponsor. More >>

There is still time to enter historic Le Race

Sunday, 11 September 2011, 1:10 pm | Le Race

Press Release For Immediate Release 10.9.2011 There is still time to enter historic Le Race The coming of summer and another step towards Christchurch’s revival will be herald on October 15th with the iconic Le Race Christchurch to Akaroa cycle race. ... More >>

Strong field building for Le Race

Wednesday, 10 March 2010, 11:32 am | Le Race

Leading Australian professional cyclist Carla Ryan has been joined by five time National road cycling champion and Commonwealth Games medallist Gordon McCauley as entries build for Le Race being held on Saturday 20 March. More >>

Yates makes field for Le Race strongest ever

Tuesday, 10 March 2009, 12:04 pm | Le Race

The entry of former world junior champion and national points series leader Jeremy Yates confirms this year’s Le Race will have its strongest field ever. More >>

Former Female Winners Add Spice To Le Race

Tuesday, 3 March 2009, 1:57 pm | Le Race

National road cycling champion and Commonwealth Games medallist Gordon McCauley will be joined by his Subway – Avanti Cycling team mates Sam Horgan, Patrick and James Williamson, Eric Drower and Joe Cooper on the start line of Le Race on 28 March. More >>

Australian elite champion enters Le Race

Tuesday, 17 February 2009, 1:47 pm | Le Race

Australian Woman’s elite road race Champion and 2007 Le Race winner Carla Ryan will be on the start line again next month for the gruelling 100 kilometre Christchurch to Akaroa event. More >>

 

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