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Hobbiton Movie Set Gran Fondo Late Entry Fee Waived

Media Release – 16 January 2019

It’s now less than two weeks until New Zealand’s biggest cycling festival hits the Waikato. Read more…

Sandoval rates 2019 Grassroots Trust NZ Cycle Classic field the best in the event’s 32 year history

Media Release – 14 January 2019

Jorge Sandoval is a man of strong views, but not exaggeration. So when the Grassroots Trust New Zealand Cycle Classic race director talks about the field for this month’s UCI 2.2 five-stage elite men’s cycle tour being held entirely in the Waipā region, as the best he’s assembled … you know he’s being sincere. Read more…

Formidable pro team gunning for Grassroots Trust NZ Cycle Classic title

Media Release – 10 January 2019

The list of world class riders entered in this month’s Grassroots Trust New Zealand Cycle Classic continues to grow.Read more…

The RIDE Countdown is on!

Media Release – 9 January 2019

It’s now less than three weeks until New Zealand’s biggest cycling festival hits the Waikato. Read more…

Two Japanese teams to debut in Grassroots Trust New Zealand Cycle Classic

Media Release – 7 January 2019

Two professional Japanese road cycling teams will be making their debut in this month’s Grassroots New Zealand Cycle Classic being staged entirely in the Waikato. Read more…

Reigning New Zealand Cycle Classic Champion returns to defend his title

Media Release – 17 December 2018

Top kiwi road cyclist Hayden McCormick has confirmed he will defend his Grassroots Trust New Zealand Cycle Classic title in 2019 – hoping local knowledge and a new team will aid his cause. Read more…

Riding into town!

Media Release – 22 November 2018

As part of the exciting Three Peaks RIDE New Zealand’s Cycling Festival, the Big Bike Film Night is riding into Cambridge. Read more…

Forsyth Barr taking the lead in support of women’s racing

Media Release – 19 November 2018

We are proud to announce our partnership with Forsyth Barr Limited as the official sponsor of the Halfling Women’s Classic race. Read more…

RIDE gets it’s Wings!

Media Release – 25 October 2018

Three Peaks RIDE New Zealand’s Cycling Festival is proud to announce the partnership with Winger Suzuki Hamilton as the ‘Official Vehicle Supplier’ in the week-long community cycling event coming this January 2019. Read more…

Cycling festival celebrates Waipā’s heritage

Waipa District Council Media Release – 25 October 2018

A five-day cycling festival in late-January will showcase the best of Waipā’s cultural and natural heritage. Read more…

Grassroots Trust gets behind the 2019 New Zealand Cycle Classic

Media Release – 17 October 2018

The 2019 New Zealand Cycle Classic has received a significant boost thanks to Grassroots Trust, who have come onboard as the naming rights sponsor. Read more…

Save the date! New Zealand’s Cycling Festival is coming to Waipa!

Media Release – 27 June 2018

The New Zealand Cycle Classic’s recently announced move to Waipa has sparked a new week-long community cycling event. Read more…

Cycle Classic One Step Closer

Cambridge News – 25 June 2018

New Zealand Cycle Classic race director Jorge Sandoval has been in town putting the finishing touches on the route for next year’s race, which will be held in Cambridge and surrounding areas for the first time. Read more…

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