Here's a selection of stories, articles and podcasts to give you an insight into the Tour Te Waipounamu.
PEDAL ON PODCAST
From early nerves to hardy veterans, Bruce Maunsell follows the progress of four participants and gets the inside story from Race Creator Brian Alder. Featuring Georgia Whitla, Steve Halligan, Hana Black and Ollie Whalley .
As one of the most experienced and hardened riders in the field, dotwatchers were expecting Steve to be at the front of the pack. But sometimes things just don't go as planned. It turns out acceptance and determination are as important as any training plan.