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Posts Tagged ‘ cycling ’

New Wellington bike path would avoid ‘Hunger Games’

Dec 1st, 2017 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Lead Story, News

Cycling Action Network spokesperson Patrick Morgan supports separate space for cyclists.

A shared space with pedestrians, would amount to throwing everyone together to fight it out, he said. THOMAS CROSKERY reports.



Big weekend goal for young cyclist

Feb 22nd, 2017 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Most Popular, News, Sport, Top Picture

Grace Saywell is on a mission to win back the Poneke Plate for Wellington this weekend’s at the Hataitai Velodrome. ANGELA REID reports on the college student’s dreams.



WATCH: Free fluro and fun at Wellington’s Go By Bike Day

Feb 10th, 2017 | By | Category: Featured Article

There were plenty of fluorescent jackets and shorts at Wellington’s Queens Wharf today.



New Space for free bike repairs

Jan 24th, 2017 | By | Category: Radio News



Council opens DIY bike workshop in city

Jan 24th, 2017 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Most Popular, News, Top Picture

Wellington City Council has funded a workshop where people can learn how to fix their own bikes. SHAR DAVIS reports.



WATCH: New Bike Space gets Wellington rolling

Jan 24th, 2017 | By | Category: Featured Article

Five bike mechanics are offering free help with repairs from a shop in a cosmic blue container on Marion Street.



Free Bike FixUp enticing people to dust off their cycles

Oct 13th, 2016 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, Most Popular, News

Strathmore’s Kahurangi School venue for Wellington City Council event to fix and try out bikes.



City cyclists in for safer ride, but there’s still more talk before action

May 15th, 2015 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Lead Story, Most Popular, News

Wellington City Council has proposed a new cycle framework in Wellington. JAMES LOBBAN checks in with the cycling lobby and a councillor, who are hopeful this finally means action for dedicated city cycle lanes, after years of talking.



Young cycling champions enjoy the ride to their dreams

Dec 7th, 2013 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News, Sport

Cycling is a way of life for Ione Johnson and Eden Cruise, who have bigger goals.



Fashionable parade on bikes a show with a difference

Nov 14th, 2013 | By | Category: Arts/Entertainment, Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Wheel Stylish puts models on bikes to show off clothes that can be worn while pedalling.



Wade-Brown lays out vision for her second term as capital’s mayor

Oct 12th, 2013 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Lead Story, Local body elections, Most Popular

CELIA WADE-BROWN pulled dead heads out of flower pots while awaiting the mayoral election results, but she had no need for nerves thanks to a majority of more than 2500.

JULIE TAYLOR reports on her winning words.



People power drives commuters to work in Welly

Feb 14th, 2013 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News

Cyclists, skaters and walkers kick off the Active Commuting competition on Go By Bike Day.



Online journey planner goes where Google cannot

Dec 12th, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Local knowledge updates set Greater Wellington site apart



Mayor brightens cyclist’s night to win award

Dec 8th, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Giving away lights to a stranger earns courteous honour.



Cyclists vote early to begin their own race

Nov 24th, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News

Taupo bike race multitudes get their own election booths.



Million dollar deal would give city cyclists more road room

Jul 17th, 2011 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, News

Cyclists push for a deal to double the city’s cycling budget to $1 million, reports TESSA JOHNSTONE.



Easing cyclists’ way from Welly to Shelly Bay

Nov 17th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

New route opening Sunday includes concession for cyclists.



Mad if you don’t care about heart children

Nov 11th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Sir Peter Leitch gets on board Heart Rate 180 fundraiser.



Family combo clocks up the ‘k’s for charity

Nov 10th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News, Sport

Upper Hutt cyclists raise funds for disabled riding facility.



Spin and Zumba take off at Newtown studio

Apr 8th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News, Sport

Fitness fan Georgina Workman opens a new business



Young cyclist will ride with the big guns

Dec 17th, 2009 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, Sport

TOM Findlay is just 18, but he will be racing the pros.



Much more to be done for cycle-safe capital

May 15th, 2009 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Cycle-friendly wheels not yet in motion, cycling advocates reckon.



Thousands pedal up for Bike Battle

Feb 26th, 2009 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, Sport

New Zealand workplaces in a spin over Bike Wise month.



Hutt cyclists to enjoy $150,000 cash boost

Jul 4th, 2008 | By | Category: News

Hutt City Council hopes to provide a real green alternative to travel.