road cycling logo
prempartner1
prempartner2

Kiwi News

RECENT ARTICLES

Who will win the Tour 2015?

News image

Oct 24th, ’14.  As the dust begins to settle on the unveiling of the 2015 ... read more

Catching up with: Pieter Bulling

News image

Oct 23rd, ’14.  The season on the track is heading closer and closer towards the ... read more

Angus Edmond: living cyclocross

News image

Oct 22nd, ’14.  At this point in the year the road cyclists in Europe are ... read more

Home > RaceTalk > NZ Racing > Buchanan wins Elite womens National title

Buchanan wins Elite womens National title

Jan 11th, 14. Rushlee Buchanan has won her 2nd Nation Elite road title in Christchurch today.

 

"I like to win the hard way" is what Rushlee Buchanan told waiting media after finishing the 120km Nation Elite womens road race in first place today.

 

In an early break with her fellow Olympian team members Jamie Nielsen and Lauran Ellis, Buchanana survived the attacks to win her second Elite nation road title since 2010.

 

Seasoned professional rider Linda Villumsen (Wiggle Honda) held on to second place with todays 'most aggressive' rider Reta trotman in third.

 

Full story and results to follow.

 

 

Support RoadCycling.co.nz Advertisers