Category Archives: Cycling in New Zealand

Tour de Ranges 2014 Photos – New Zealand Cycling day 4

new zealand cycling day 4 Tour de Ranges, a set on Flickr. Feeling somewhat jet lagged I set off with Chris from New Zealand Road Cyclist for the 2014 SRAM Tour de Ranges cycle sportive just to the South of … Continue reading

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Day 2/3 New Zealand Cycling – Dubai to Brisbon to Auckland

Not sure what day it is or what time zone i am in. Picked up by Chris from NZ Road Cyclist today. Had a quick tour of the area including a very windy One Tree Hill (Yes the U2 song … Continue reading

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Day 1 New Zealand Cycling – Geneva to Dubai

Thoughts and observations in numbers for the day. 1. Saw 2 bike boxes go on the plane. 1 of which was mineĀ  (see left hand of photo under tail). Hopefully at least one bike will reach New Zealand on Friday … Continue reading

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New Zealand Cycling Schedule

Only a few days left now before departing and my current schedule is looking something like this 15/01/2014 Transfer Plane 16/01/2014 Transfer Plane 17/01/2014 Transfer Auckland 18/01/2014 Ride Auckland 19/01/2014 Ride Auckland 20/01/2014 Ride Auckland 21/01/2014 Rest Auckland 22/01/2014 Bus/ … Continue reading

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SRAM Tour de Ranges Sportive – New Zealand

I have just entered theĀ SRAM Tour de Ranges sportive near Auckland – New Zealand. The 110 km route does not sound too challenging but I will have only landed the day before from Europe. Perhaps I can have a snooze … Continue reading

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The steepest street in the world – Baldwin Street Dunedin New Zealand

So your father sends through some BBC focus magazines for you to read, and while you are browsing through the magazine you find that the steepest street in the world happens to be in New Zealand and more precisely the … Continue reading

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New Zealand Cycling

Winter is our downtime here in the Alps and although we spend a fair amount of time skiing I am always looking for a winter cycling adventure. Last year I cycled from our base in Bourg d’Oisans to Bristol in … Continue reading

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