It has been contrasting tales of elation and heartache for two Otago riders in Europe.
Dunedin rider Ray Dunstan notched a double at the national road championships in Hawke’s Bay over the weekend.
Champion cyclist Natasha Hansen is, like so many other top-level athletes, facing a career put on hold and her dreams of Olympic glory this year dashed. However, the delay of the Games may turn out to be a positive.
World champion track cyclist Corbin Strong is back in his home city of Invercargill after Covid-19 put his international career on hold.
The coronavirus pandemic has claimed the career of a New Zealand Olympian, Southland track cyclist Eddie Dawkins.
Canterbury University student Ollie Jones backed up pre-race favouritism and Dunedin dentist Jacob Grieve won his first Calder race in the opening round of the Calder Stewart Cycling Series.
Southland's rich cycling history will receive a further boost when New Zealand’s leading team-based series is held in the region for the first time.
Southland teenager Corbin Strong, in his first year as an elite rider, has won the points race at the UCI Track Cycling World Championships in Berlin.
Three Kiwi cyclists have been caught up in the global coronavirus outbreak, with the UAE Tour being cancelled after two staff members were confirmed to be infected.
A rower and an ironman athlete upstaged the cyclists in time trials on the opening day of the national road championships in Cambridge.
Otago cyclist Ella Harris has won the biggest race of her career and won a lot of hearts in the process.
Southland teenager Corbin Strong gave further evidence of his emerging talent with a courageous win in the omnium on Saturday at the national track championships in Cambridge.
It was his 11th national title, sixth elite title and fourth consecutive national title but Anton Cooper admits he never tires of winning.