Aaron Gate (Black Spoke Pro Cycling Academy) claimed his second SBS Bank Tour of Southland title, taking out the sprint victory in the final stage into Invercargil, snatching the yellow jersey off the shoulders of Michael Vink (Transport Engineering - Talley's). Gate's team mate James Oram took third overall.
Aaron Gate (Black Spoke Pro Cycling Academy) took the win in the 13km TT, leaving him one second adrift of new race leader and defending champion Michael Vink (Transport Engineering - Talley's) going into the final stage on Saturday afternoon.
Campbell Stewart (Base Solutions Racing) claimed the longest stage of the 2020 SBS Bank Tour of Southland as Corbin Strong (PowerNet) held onto the yellow jersey going into the final day of racing.
Bluff Hill is one of the most famous climbs in New Zealand cycling and it didn’t disappoint today with Southland’s Corbin Strong (PowerNet) claiming his second stage win of the 2020 SBS Bank Tour of Southland.
Hometown hero Reuben Thompson has climbed his way into the lead at the midway point of the 2020 SBS Bank Tour of Southland after a devastating attack on the new Remarkables climb.
World points race champion Corbin Strong secured a home victory on stage two of the SBS Bank Tour of Southland with Aaron Gate retaining the yellow jersey ahead of tomorrow’s pivotal Remarkables hill climb.
Former winner Aaron Gate and his strong Black Spoke team have laid down an early challenge on the opening stage of the 2020 SBS Bank Tour of Southland.
Southlander Tom Sexton will get first use of the SBS Bank Tour of Southland’s yellow jersey after leading home today’s prologue team time trial in Invercargill.