Awesome news out of Oamaru, the Alps 2 Ocean cycle trail has just received $935,000 in funding from the government.
Volunteer work on the QMTBC Skyline Jump trail now in full swing.
Wanaka's Emily Wilson, 24, is planning to ride up and down Treble Cone Ski Area's steep 7-kilometre gravel access road at least five or six times without stopping, on World Diabetes Day, November 14.
Lake Taupo, New Zealand – Aug 13, 2015 – The Great Lake Trail is set to receive a boost in its profile with Tourism New Zealand releasing a promotional video of the trail.
Here's a press release on the results of the 2015 Peak to Peak race, run on the weekend:
Lake Taupo, New Zealand – July 28, 2015 – The Te Iringa trail in the Kaimanawa Forest Park has had extensive improvements carried out, making the trail more accessible and opening it up to a wider range of mountain bikers.
A world-class mountain bike park is on track to completion in the Far North.The 73km park set to be built in the Waitangi National Forest has the support of the Department of Conservation, Focus Paihia and the Far North District Council.Focus Paihia and Far North District Council have stumped up with $150,000 which will help develop the first 14km of the track.
The crew at the Nelson Mountain Bike Club have been busy recently and have just completed a knarly new Grade 4/5 trail - Smasher!
Track upgrade works have recently been completed to the 19km long Department of Conservation Te Iringa walking/biking track in the Kaimanawa Forest Park, located just 15 minutes off the Napier-Taupo Road south east of Taupo.Funding ($11,000) by the CCPF government funding, was received via the Trail Fund NZ, applied for by the Hawkes Bay Mountain Bike Club, with all works done by Bike Taupo.For a PDF of the full works report, including before and after photos, a map and GPS points detailing exactly what was done at each point along the track click here.
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