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Whether you aspire to race, or just want to enjoy a gentle cruise through New Zealand’s many trails every now and then, we can help you out.

Get started by checking out these useful links on the right. Talk to your local bike shop or club about hitting the trails and don't hesitate to give it a crack. We've also put together a handy tips and tricks section just for you.

Now that you've got the basics sorted and are looking to improve your riding, we can help make you faster, fitter and more skilful.

Now might be the perfect time to find a coach, or join your local club if you haven’t already. Don't forget to check out all the awesome events you can do as well so you can measure yourself against the rest.

Do you dream of wearing the rainbow jersey? Or being the next Anton Cooper or Karen Hanlen?

Head along to your local club to enjoy regular racing, and check out national and regional races, for both cross-country and downhill, in the events calendar.

Mountain Bike Features

Long List Downhill Team For MTB World Championships Named

Cycling New Zealand and MTB NZ have named the long list of downhill (DH) riders in contention for the New Zealand XC team for the 2015 Mountain Bike World Championships.

See Top Sports Psychologist David Galbraith Present

As a fundraiser for the Junior Development Cycling Programme, come to a presentation from top sports psychologist David Galbraith on 9 April at 7:30pm, at the Cambridge Avantidrome.

Long List XC Team For MTB World Championships Named

Cycling New Zealand and MTB NZ have named the long list of cross-country (XC) riders in contention for the New Zealand XC team for the 2015 Mountain Bike World Championships.

2015 Level 1 Coaching Courses Announced

Cycling New Zealand has today announced its schedule of Level 1 coaching courses for 2015. The schedule includes courses for road and track cycling, in addition to mountain biking.

Cooper, Fluker Runners-Up In Oceania Mountain Bike

World number three ranked Dan McConnell avenged his loss at the Commonwealth Games over Kiwi star Anton Cooper to win the Oceania mountain bike title in Toowoomba, Queensland.

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