• Tour Aotearoa: Whanganui to Wellington

    Day 7 So we were once again back on the road. Velo Ronny’s had made good my bike. Although they didn’t have the correct shifter, they’d managed to put an MTB shifter onto my aero bars. This at least gave me the opportunity to change into the big ring. I can’t believe we’ve been riding […]

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    May 4, 2021 By JB
  • Tour Aotearoa: Timber Trail & Beyond

    Being able to ride the Tour Aotearoa is a privilege. Some of the sectors of the ride so far had been pretty darn boring, but better than work. The sector ahead, the Timber Trail, is one of the most talked-about trails in New Zealand. To say I was excited to be able to ride this […]

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    April 14, 2021 By JB
  • Tour Aotearoa continued

    Day 2 The morning of day 2 of the Tour Aotearoa had us riding from Opononi to Auckland. Man, we were stressed. Tim was uber stressed. We had a ferry to catch at Pouto across to Helensville. Once this crossing was made we could relax. The ferry was at 3:30, so we left Opononi at […]

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    April 13, 2021 By JB