John Key Visits

John Key Visits

Another milestone towards getting our Velodrome roofed. John Key took time out to come and see the Velodrome for himself and listen to the Raise the Velo Roof Group outline their vision for this awesome regional project. Great support from across the region including...
World Famous in Whanganui!

World Famous in Whanganui!

We recently featured in the Wanganui Chronicle. Thanks to Zaryd Wilson for helping to spread the word about the project. http://www.nzherald.co.nz/wanganui-chronicle/news/article.cfm?c_id=1503426&objectid=11597280
Velo5000 Launch

Velo5000 Launch

Launch of the Velo5000 Club got off to a great start with Chester Borrows coming in to tell us the project is being discussed at cabinet level and that our region should be proud of what we’re working towards accomplishing! If you want to be a Velo5000 Sponsor...
Whanganui Goes to Cambridge!!

Whanganui Goes to Cambridge!!

On Sunday 6th December we headed to the Cambridge Avantidrome to explore the venue, get a taste of a cycling World Cup in action and to soak up the atmosphere at the kind of event we hope to bring home to Whanganui. Walking down the concrete bunker-like corridor to...
Wind Tunnel Testing

Wind Tunnel Testing

The long wait to roof the world class Whanganui velodrome is almost over, with wind tunnel testing organized by the Regional Velodrome Group accomplishing the first phase. Wind tunnel testing was completed on 2-3 November 2015 by UniServices, Auckland, for the...