Resource Consent Granted!

Resource Consent Granted!

Great news from the council – the resource consent for the dome has been granted and now we can push ahead with raising the remaining funds. A lot of work behind the scenes has been going on to get to this stage, and now we can start to work towards performing...
A New Perspective

A New Perspective

A New Perspective Take a look at these images from our architects Copeland Associates, they provide an exciting perspective of what our city could look like once the velodrome is...
Our First Velo5000 Club Sponsor

Our First Velo5000 Club Sponsor

Meet Our First Velo5000 Club Sponsor – Tony Hodge. In Tony’s words why he chose to be a sponsor – “I believe in it, I think it’s fantastic, I think it’ll be wonderful for Whanganui, it’s going to be great for the region. The...
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!!

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...
Wind Tunnel Testing

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,...