This month Altitude training arrived at the PTS Endurance centre. If you looking for that extra advantage on the sports field or wanting to acclimatize before heading to away to somewhere high, come in and have a chat about it.
At the Contact National Duathlon championships in Taupo this month Carey Wood won the vet men’s 50-54 category, Jared Pidcock got 4th in the year 8 boys, Chloe Jenkins got 9th in the U14 girls and Gabby Gray placed 3rd in the U19 school race.
Emily Wood placed second in the 18-19 year old girls sprint race and Margaret Wood won the vet women’s sprint.
With all the Tour de France late nights over, this is what else was happening in July.
For two weeks in July, Marc was lucky enough to get to go back to California to join Ron Castia of Wenzel coaching and run a Continue reading
PTS Endurance Centre’s new home
We are very excited to be finally set up and running in our nice quite new premises in St Albans, Christchurch. A good place to come test yourself!
From a two person break, Sharlotte Lucas wins the first round of the Elite racing series with Tessa Jenkins in her first senior race coming a respectable 8th.
On the come back to racing Kyle Ralfe takes 3rd in C grade at the grueling “Main Divide” road race taking you 109km from Darfield to Arthurs pass, over porters pass.
At this year’s re-vamped “Girls on Bikes” the “women on wheels” 76km bike race, a group of six broke away from the field containing three PT Systems riders Lisa Kristiansen, Tessa Jenkins and Jess Kikstra only 6km into the race and held on the to finish. Jess won the U19 category and crossed the line in third overall with Tessa 2nd in the U19 and Lisa won the 40+ and was second across the line. In the 46km Race Gabby Gray won the overall.
Dean Cameron gets third at the Leeston classic with Simon Earle in fifth.
Stewart Connolly starts his year well, rolling
We hope Everyone had a great Christmas and New Years. Getting some quality training in for the coming 2013 summer events season!!!!!
Here’s a picture of new BikeNZ U17 boys south Island based road coach Marc Prutton with some members of the squad and other age group coaches at their recent training camp held in Christchurch.
Brad Hudson puts his road shoes on to compete in the Skins GP where it takes the win for the second year running. Continue reading
From an early three person break that got away and stayed, Sharlotte Lucas comes 2nd in round six of the ‘Elite racing series’ up in Nelson.
Olivia Podmore wins the Sprint jersey at the Yunca Tour in Southland. She also won two stages along the way. Continue reading