Posts Tagged ‘ cycling ’

In donkey doo-doo on Silk Rd

Aug 23rd, 2019 | By

“It was during the fourth roadside squat, this time in a fetid ditch next to a donkey paddock, as the sun scorched the back of my neck that I thought “this was not what I had in mind.””

But that was the reality for Tamahere journalist Isobel Ewing this week, as she relates on her blog, as she cycles the ancient Silk Road, an ancient trading route that stretches from China to the Mediterranean.

Fun ride for cyclists

Jul 28th, 2016 | By

Cyclists keen on keeping their fitness up through winter have a local event to look forward to in August.

Professional sports company Dynamo Events is running a series of winter fun rides with one based in Tamahere on Sunday, August 21.

Local cyclist Dave Lindsay will be lining up for the event and thought it might also interest other local riders.