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Anton Cooper wins at Pietermaritzburg World Cup Opener

Monday, 19 March 2012, 1:02 pm | Mountain Bike NZ

Woodends' favourite son Anton Cooper carried on his Mountainbike World Cup winning ways overnight in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa at the season opening round. After winning the last two World Cup rounds of 2011, Cooper made short work of the Cascades ... More >>

NZ MTB Cup Final Round Wrap from Napier

Monday, 27 February 2012, 12:10 pm | Mountain Bike NZ

The NZ MTB Cup, presented by Nature Valley was completed this weekend in Napier, with Cross Country and Downhill Cup champions crowned for 2012 Always a popular venue on the national series circuit, Napier added some real variability with weather and ... More >>

NZ MTB Cup Downhill Round Four Wrap

Monday, 13 February 2012, 12:43 pm | Mountain Bike NZ

NZ MTB Cup Downhill Round Four Wrap Breakthrough Win for Matt Walker The fourth downhill round of the NZ MTB Cup (presented by Nature Valley) was raced today in Rotorua, with the Whakarewarewa Forest throwing some surprises into the racing mix ... More >>

Mountainbike Championships Cross Country Eliminator Wrap

Monday, 30 January 2012, 11:14 am | Mountain Bike NZ

Waghorn Survives the Eliminator; Leov Doubles Title Haul The RaboDirect NZ Mountainbike Championships finished today with the Cross Country Eliminator and Downhill events contested on the slopes of Fringed Hill in the Brook Valley, Nelson. The hot, windy ... More >>

NZ MTB Cup Downhill Round Three Wrap

Sunday, 22 January 2012, 12:26 pm | Mountain Bike NZ

Saturday 21st January Attention Sports Editors NZ MTB Cup Downhill Round Three Wrap - MacDonald and Atkin Double up at Mt Hutt The new venue of Mt Hutt provided an exciting addition to the NZ MTB Cup national series this weekend. Holding a top level downhill ... More >>

NZ MTB Team at the UCI World Cup Final

Sunday, 21 August 2011, 12:55 pm | Mountain Bike NZ

NZ MTB Team at the UCI World Cup Final, Val di Sole, Italy Cross Country and Four Cross Competiton Day One More >>

Oceania Continental Mountainbike Championships

Sunday, 20 March 2011, 2:20 pm | Mountain Bike NZ

Cross Country and Four Cross race day at the Mt Major Oceanias venue in Victoria provided plenty of successful racing for the New Zealand racers and their vocal supporters. The morning race start for the women's categories had a strong contigent of Kiwis ... More >>

2011 Mountainbike National Championships Wrap

Monday, 28 February 2011, 11:44 am | Mountain Bike NZ

*The six event 2011 RaboDirect Mountainbike National Championships programme finished today with the Short Track Cross Country and Downhill races, both at Signal Hill, Dunedin. More >>

2011 Mountainbike National Championships Wrap

Sunday, 27 February 2011, 1:59 pm | Mountain Bike NZ

2011 Mountainbike National Championships Wrap - Days 1-3 from Dunedin The RaboDirect MTB National Champs were underway with supporting events on Thursday, and UCI category CN events Friday night and Saturday in the Dunedin locations of Signal Hill and Forrester ... More >>

2011 NZ MTB Cup Downhill Round 4 Wrap from Nelson

Sunday, 6 February 2011, 11:44 pm | Mountain Bike NZ

2011 NZ MTB Cup Downhill Round 4 Wrap from Nelson Leov and Cole Start 2011 Season in Style Nelson turned on the heat and dry, dusty race conditions to deliver a tough Kaka Hill challenge for the fourth round of the RaboDirect NZ MTB Downhill Cup. The ... More >>

2011 NZ MTB Cup Launches this Weekend Jan 7-9th in Tauranga

Wednesday, 5 January 2011, 9:49 pm | Mountain Bike NZ

New Zealand's premier competitive national series of mountainbike racing launches this weekend in Tauranga. Round One of the much anticipated RaboDirect 2011 NZ MTB Cup presented by Nature Valley will be hosted by the Cycle Obsession Mountainbike ... More >>

Mountain Bikers Celebrate Decision on Heaphy Track

Wednesday, 8 December 2010, 3:16 pm | Mountain Bike NZ

Mountain Bike New Zealand (MTBNZ) has welcomed today’s decision by the New Zealand Conservation Authority (NZCA) to allow winter access for mountain bikes on the Heaphy Track. Chair of MTBNZ’s Land Access Committee, Guy Wynn-Williams, said: "We're ... More >>

World Champs: NZ MTB Team Final Day - Wrap

Tuesday, 7 September 2010, 2:01 pm | Mountain Bike NZ

Downhill competition filled the race programme today at the Mont Sainte Anne World Championships in Quebec, with the Junior and Elite Mens and Womens Championship races taking place. The changeable weather continued through the day, and just like the ... More >>

New Zealand Mountainbike Team – Preview

Tuesday, 31 August 2010, 2:53 pm | Mountain Bike NZ

 The 28 strong New Zealand MTB Team is now assembled at Mont Sainte Anne in the beautiful Quebec region of Canada’s west, making final preparations for a week of  championship racing. More >>

Cole 2nd at Fort William MTB World Cup

Tuesday, 8 June 2010, 12:44 pm | Mountain Bike NZ

8th June 2010 Attention Sports Editors Cole 2nd at Fort William MTB World Cup Cameron Cole (Maxxis Rocky Mountain, Christchurch) raced to a podium 2nd place result at the UCI MTB World Cup at Fort William, Scotland that surprised him in the best possible ... More >>

Cole And Leov Top Ten At Sea Otter Classic

Monday, 19 April 2010, 1:19 pm | Mountain Bike NZ

Cameron Cole (Christchurch) and Justin Leov (Dunedin) commenced their 2010 international schedules over the weekend at the Sea Otter Classic in Monterey, California. More >>

Mountainbike Championships - Final Day

Monday, 22 March 2010, 9:44 am | Mountain Bike NZ

The final day of UCI Oceania Mountainbike Championship action has been completed today at the Signal Hill venue in Dunedin. The third of the feature events, the Downhill was staged today with the Short Track Cross Country race taking place between Downhill ... More >>

UCI Oceania Mountainbike Championships, Day Three

Sunday, 21 March 2010, 12:06 pm | Mountain Bike NZ

The second of the three feature events of the UCI Oceania Mountainbike Championships was completed yesterday with Dunedin escaping from a threatening weather front to turn on ideal racing conditions for the Cross Country event at Forrester Park. More >>

Mountainbike National Championships Preview

Thursday, 25 February 2010, 9:26 am | Mountain Bike NZ

RaboPlus Mountainbike National Championships Preview World BMX Champion and Olympian to take on the Gravity Racers More >>

2010 New Zealand Mountainbike Cup Launch

Wednesday, 6 January 2010, 10:16 am | Mountain Bike NZ

The RaboPlus 2010 NZ MTB Cup launches this weekend in Christchurch The six event national series in MTB Cross Country and Downhill disciplines takes competitors all over NZ in January and February, culminating in the RaboPlus MTB National Championships ... More >>





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