Keep up to date with the latest & upcoming events
South Canterbury has a healthy cycling scene with road, mountain bike and social events to suit youngsters, novices, recreational riders & racers alike.
The road racing season runs all years round with categories for the youngsters & novice through to the faster boys and girls. Get out there and find your grade, test your abilities and take your riding to the next level.
Mountain bike events cover mainly the dryer months of the year but there are a wide variety of events. From flat events along leafy stop banks to the longer more challenging events with some hills. 6, 10 & 12 hour events for teams (relay) & individuals offer a social side as well as the riding part and are great for families, friends or workmates to race for bragging rights. Most events cater for youngsters, novices and recreational riders as well as the serious racers so come and join in the fun.
Duathlon events run for a short season covering a variety of courses around the Timaru area and of course the Timaru Triathlon is a big local event.
The Central south island charity bike ride offers a great challenge to the novice or experienced rider alike and the social side is second to none. Test yourself and maybe pick up some new groups of riders to make your cycling much more sociable.
Kids can have a go too with several Tryathlon events just for kids and the whole family can get involved in the social rides on BikeWise week.
You will find one or more of our staff at most of the local events, so give us some encouragement when you see us chugging around at the back of the pack!
Check out the calendar below for what's going on and where. Get out there and get amongst it.
The Cyclery is committed to Cycling in the region and invest heavily in Cycling. Events that we support are: