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Dawkins Completes His Final Lap
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News, Sports
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Dawkins Completes His Final Lap

News Desk - Apr 24, 2020

New Zealand's most successful track cyclist Eddie Dawkins has announced his retirement from the sport. The 30-year-old from Invercargill was part of the New Zealand men's team…

A Classic Win For Fitzsimons In Gore To Invercargill
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News, Sports
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A Classic Win For Fitzsimons In Gore To Invercargill

Eugene Bonthuys - Cycling Southland - Mar 16, 2020

A perfect day greeted competitors in the Stonewood Homes Gore to Invercargill Classic on Saturday. On a warm day with barely a hint of a breeze, fast…

Masters Star & Talented Teen Shine On 3rd Day Of Championships
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News, Sports
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Masters Star & Talented Teen Shine On 3rd Day Of Championships

News Desk - Mar 09, 2020

Two riders from both ends of the spectrum picked up their fourth gold medals on the penultimate day of the Vantage Age Group Track National Championships in…

Masters In Record-Breaking Form At Vantage Age Championships
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News, Sports
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Masters In Record-Breaking Form At Vantage Age Championships

News Desk - Mar 07, 2020

The Masters riders were in record-breaking form on day two of the Vantage Age Group Track National Championships in Invercargill. Local veteran Neil Familton along with Auckland’s…

Vital Signs Fight For Yellow: Zenovich Leads After Day One
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News, Sports
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Vital Signs Fight For Yellow: Zenovich Leads After Day One

Southland Sports News - Feb 29, 2020

The first day of the Vital Signs Fight for Yellow dawned clear but fresh as riders signed on in Wyndham for the opening stage of the two…

Southlands Corbin Strong Strikes Gold In Berlin
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News, Sports
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Southlands Corbin Strong Strikes Gold In Berlin

Southland Sports News - Feb 29, 2020

Gold for Southlands Corbin Strong and is 2020 UCI Track WORLD CHAMPION in the Men’s Points Race! Southland teenager Corbin Strong, in his first year as an…

Keast Reigns Supreme In Browns
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News, Sports
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Keast Reigns Supreme In Browns

Southland Sports News - Feb 11, 2020

The Invercargill to Browns road race turned out to be a real test for the riders as mother nature threw everything at the field. From strong winds,…

Fitzsimons Named In Junior Worlds Team
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News, Sports
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Fitzsimons Named In Junior Worlds Team

Southland Sports News - Feb 11, 2020

Mitchel Fitzsimons has been named to the New Zealand team for the UCI Junior Track Cycling World Championships to be staged in Cairo in August. It will…

Strong Recovers From Crash To Claim Omnium Honours
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News, Sports
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Strong Recovers From Crash To Claim Omnium Honours

News Desk - Jan 26, 2020

Southland teenager Corbin Strong gave further evidence of his emerging talent with a courageous win in the omnium on day three of the Vantage National Track Championships…

Tour of Southland 70’s spin
Old Invercargill
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Old Invercargill
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Tour of Southland 70’s spin

Old Invercargill - Nov 05, 2019

Rolling back to the 1970's, we take a look at some newspaper articles and feature photos covering the Tour of Southland. During this era the event had…