Movie Night – Fundraiser for Jamie Kidd

 MOVIE NIGHT: Thursday
29th July 6:30pm. Killers – An action comedy starring Katherine Heigl and Ashton Kutcher Fundraiser to help Jamie Kidd to the 2010 UCI Para Cycling Road World Championships in
Baie-Comeau, Canada
Price: $15.00

Tickets available now at Top Town Cinemas, Reidie Cycles, Spokesman Avantiplus & Cycle World. Will also have some at this Saturdays race.

Rowing, cycling dominate

Two sports continue to scoop top awards

By DAVID DAWKINS – The Marlborough Express

Last updated 12:00 17/11/2009 Share Print Text Size 0 comments Cameron Karwowski SCOTT HAMMOND/ The Marlborough Express RIDING HIGH: Cyclist Cameron Karwowski, flanked by proud parents Julian and Robyn, displays the Most Promising Under-21 Sportsperson of the Year Trophy.

 


Rowing and cycling continued their remarkable dominance read more

Club Clothing

The following club clothing is available for order.

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    s/s jersey, full zip $70
    bib shorts $70
    Vest/Gillet $83
    skinsuit (long or short sleeve) $124
    armwarmers $28
    gloves $20
    cap $20

For sizes of jerseys, bib shorts, vests, skinsuits armwarmer & gloves, please go to www.tineli.com to what size is right for you.

Payment for your order items is due when the items arrive, read more

Breakthrough gold medal for NZ cyclists at world championships

 
12/08/2009 9:18:43 a.m.
 

12 August  2009

Gold Medal winning team of Cameron Karwowski (Marlborough), Sam Webster (Auckland) and Ethan Mitchell (Auckland).

The New Zealand sprint team has won gold on the opening night of finals at the UCI Junior World Track Cycling championships in Moscow overnight.

The trio of Ethan Mitchell, Sam Webster (both Auckland) and Cameron Karwowski (Marlborough) took out the gold medal ride-off against Germany in 1min 00.236s after they topped the qualifiers earlier in the day.

It is the first time that any New Zealand cyclist has won a medal of any colour in the individual or team sprint at any world event including senior and junior world championships or Olympics.

“It is an outstanding performance,” said Mark Elliott, high performance director for BikeNZ. “Sam and Ethan have been developing well and produced some promising results at the junior worlds last year and again at the Youth Olympics in Sydney earlier this year.

“But their development along with Cameron Karwowski has been exceptional this year. The key has been the outstanding work from the BikeNZ sprint coach Justin Grace whose focus and attention to detail has really rubbed off on these guys.

“He has been New Zealand’s pre-eminent sprinter in recent years and now is doing a superb job as a coach.

“Sprinting has been the domain of the Europeans in the main over many years , so to go to the heart of European cycling in Russia and win a gold medal in the team sprint from New Zealand is a very significant result.”

It is only the fifth gold medal that New Zealand has won at the junior world track championships following Alan Miller in the kilo time trial at Wanganui in 1983, Sarah Ulmer in the individual pursuit and points race at Quito in 1994 and the team pursuit in 2005 in Austria.

Finals results, team sprint: New Zealand 1:00.236, 1; Germany 1:00.955, 2; Poland 1:00.868, 3.