What kind of rider are you?


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

Cooper runner-up in mountain bike world cup

Commonwealth Games gold medallist Anton Cooper was back into his day job finishing runner-up in the latest round of the UCI Mountain Bike World Cup in USA at the weekend.

The Lyttelton Urban Down Hill

The Lyttelton Urban Down Hill is brought to the people by the Huxster Mountain Bike Trust - read on for schedule and event info!

The New Zealand Teamâ??s fleet of Avanti Bikes are heading to a New Home

With 30 Avanti Incs and Metros given to the New Zealand team to ride during their stay at the Glasgow Games Village, Avanti has been honoured to be able to show their support and commitment to the New Zealand Team. 

2014 Endura Cyclocross National Championships

Hawkes Bay plays host to the National Cyclocross champs this Sunday August 10, at Roys Hill Reserve. The course will feature flowing wide open sections, with short hill runs, mud sections and fast 4wd tracks. 

Hamilton Cycle Skills Instructor Course - Registration open!

BikeNZ is offering another opportunity to become an accredited Cycle Skills Instructor on the 23rd and 24th August in Hamilton. This initiative will assist in improving your riding skill, knowledge of how to correctly ride on the road and develop your instructional skills & knowledge.

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