New Zealand company offers employees $10 a day to cycle to run

Christchurch advertising firm says workers could feel energised by the exercising and the money A Christchurch company is offering hard cash to employees who motorcycle to work everyday in a bid to energise staff and move the city away from a reliance on autoes. Employees who cycle to and from run will receive$ 5 a […]

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Innovation helps Emirates Team New Zealand take 3-0 result in America’s Cup

Peter Burling and Emirates Team New Zealand are threatening to sail and cycle away with the Americas Cup Peter Burling and Emirates Team New Zealand are threatening to sail and cycle away with the Americas Cup. The 26 -year-old Burling calmly steered the New Zealanders 50 -foot catamaran to two more dominating victories against Jimmy […]

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America’s Cup: Squad New Zealand one point from glory after win over Oracle

Helmsman Peter Burling and his underdog Emirates Team New Zealand won two races on Sunday to reach match point in the Americas Cup Helmsman Peter Burling and his underdog Emirates Team New Zealand won two races on Sunday to reach match point in the Americas Cup against Jimmy Spithill and two-time defending champion Oracle Team […]

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New Zealand hotel bans cyclists in Lycra to cut out ‘bulges’ at breakfast

Cyclists riled after proprietor of Plough Hotel in New Zealand says unsightly shapes put off customers and is insisting trousers be worn A hotel in New Zealand has banned Lycra cycling shorts as it detects the bumps and bulges inappropriate and unsightly. In an effort to raise dress criteria the Plough Hotel in Rangiora has […]

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Around the world in 123 days: New Zealander violates cycling record

Andrew Nicholson, a former Olympic skater, traversed the globe two days faster than Englishman Alan Bate did in 2010 A New Zealand velocity skating Olympian has cycled around the world in 123 days which if ratified will beat the current record by a full two days. Andrew Nicholson, 45, a part-time gym instructor and primary […]

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Teen cinemas earthquake’s extermination while cycling to New Zealand airport

Missing your flight can really ruin your day. But for one New Zealand teen, even the devastation caused by massive earthquakes wasn’t going to stop him getting to the airport on time. 18-year-old Jackson Lidgard’s family became trapped on their remote farm, and nearby roads and rail were rendered useless by earthquakes with magnitudes of […]

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