CYCLING HUB LAUNCHED
A high performance cycling programme has been launched in Auckland. The Barfoot & Thompson Auckland Performance Hub programme aims to cultivate future stars of cycling New Zealand. Athletes will receive performance support at various Auckland locations, supported by regional training and development camps utilising Auckland and the Avantidrome facilities. The Hub will provide training facilities and programmes for athletes and coaches and supply high performance succession planning. International cyclist Shem Rodger will be head coach of the hub. He was a national champion on the track and represented New Zealand at the Junior World Championships and World Cups. Visit www.cyclingnewzealand.nz.