Blind rider on the road again thanks to Te Karaka Foundation
February 15, 2018  Riding a bicycle is a popular pastime that most people find a breeze. But have you ever wondered how you plant your bicycle pedals to the metal on busy streets if you can’t see? For New Plymouth’s Teena McEwen, who is legally blind, the answer is a bicycle made for two. “I’m sure lots of ...
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A hand powered trip around Mt Taranaki
January 26, 2018 Jack Brown’s main focus for competing in his first around the mountain cycle challenge is to beat his best mate. And he’ll be doing it on three wheels instead of two. Ben Hekenui’s focus for the race is to stay fit for wheelchair basketball which he represents New ...
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Stephen Hills eyes gold as he prepares to ride at the Paralympic Games
July 26, 2016 In September, Stephen Hills will embark on the journey of a lifetime as he takes his spot at the Paralympic Games in Brazil.After the first of two training camps before the games, the New Plymouth cyclist had his goal for the event cemented in place.”I’m still aiming ...
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