Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge Guide: Conquer New Zealand's Great Ride (Paperback)
The ultimate manual for success in the Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge—New Zealand’s top cycling event and part of the international Golden Bike Series—this guide contains all the information necessary to prepare, train, and have a great ride. While elite cyclists strive for personal bests, solo riders, relay teams, mountain bikers, and casual riders alike all have the time of their lives cycling through some of New Zealand’s most breathtaking scenery. Featuring both 16- and 32-week comprehensive training programs suitable for riders of all levels, this resource is the only one of its kind specifically designed for New Zealand cycling conditions and for this immensely popular event in particular.
"I'm impressed. Very impressed. [This] is an excellent publication, perfectly written for novices and experts alike . . . will not only be useful for the Taupo Ride, but any medium to long distance road race." —Jonathan Kennett, author, Ride: The Story of Cycling in New Zealand