News | Cycling
18 May 2022 17:48
NZCity News
NZCity CalculatorReturn to NZCity

  • Start Page
  • Personalise
  • Sport
  • Weather
  • Finance
  • Shopping
  • Jobs
  • Horoscopes
  • Lotto Results
  • Photo Gallery
  • Site Gallery
  • TVNow
  • Dating
  • SearchNZ
  • NZSearch
  • Crime.co.nz
  • RugbyLeague
  • Make Home
  • About NZCity
  • Contact NZCity
  • Your Privacy
  • Advertising
  • Login
  • Join for Free

  •   Home > News > Sports > Cycling

    A fundraising appeal has been launched to return the remains of a Brazilian motorcyclist to his family

    A fundraising appeal has been launched to return the remains of a Brazilian motorcyclist to his family


    Andre Fernandes died in a crash at the intersection of Riccarton Road and Hansons Lane in Christchurch last week.

    A Givealittle page has raised more than 12-thousand dollars so his partner - Nicola - can return him home to Sao Paolo.

    Friends say all those who knew Fernandes - even briefly - loved him instantly.

    The Police investigation into the crash is continuing.

    © 2022 Newstalk ZB, NZCity

     Other Cycling News
     16 May: Cycling New Zealand has committed to changing the way it deals with internal issues
     16 May: The Loop: Sydney gang shooting 'retribution', reaction to super first-home buyer scheme, and gruelling win for Aussie cyclist
     14 May: Dutch cyclist Koen Bouwman -min] has claimed a first Grand Tour stage victory after winning a tough seventh stage of the Giro d'Italia
     12 May: A section of George Bolt Drive into Auckland Airport is closed, following a fatal collision between a motorbike and a car
     06 May: A park ranger's been assaulted at Wellington's Queen Elizabeth Park, when they left their vehicle to help a potentially injured motorcyclist
     30 Apr: Auckland cyclist Aaron Gate has held onto his leader's jersey on the Tour of Hellas in Greece... despite being involved in a crash with a team-mate, near the finish line on stage 3
     12 Apr: Police are now confirming a motorcyclist involved in a serious crash on Lewis Pass Road this afternoon has died
     Top Stories

    RUGBY RUGBY
    Former All Black Liam Coltman will depart the Highlanders after the current Super Rugby season More...


    BUSINESS BUSINESS
    The A2 Milk Company says it will vigorously defend itself against a class action More...



     Today's News

    Law and Order:
    Concerns over a sense of apathy around shootings 17:30

    Law and Order:
    Two arrests .... after a man crashed a stolen vehicle in Southland on Tuesday morning .... before fleeing police 17:30

    Entertainment:
    Machine Gun Kelly has sparked rumours his fiancee Megan Fox could be pregnant by dedicating a song to their "unborn child" at the Billboard Music Awards 17:18

    Law and Order:
    Fiji police officer suspended after violent arrest of a bus driver is shared on social media 17:10

    Politics:
    The Act candidate for Tauranga says comments by the temporary commissioner show disrespect for the region 17:10

    Business:
    The A2 Milk Company says it will vigorously defend itself against a class action 16:50

    Rugby:
    Former All Black Liam Coltman will depart the Highlanders after the current Super Rugby season 16:50

    Entertainment:
    Kylie Jenner supported her boyfriend Travis Scott as he made his comeback performance at the Billboard Music Awards on Sunday night (15.05.22) 16:48

    Cricket:
    199 and out for Katey Martin 16:40

    International:
    Vladimir Putin's war has not gone to plan. Here are Russia's three biggest failures in Ukraine so far 16:30


     News Search






    Power Search


    © 2022 New Zealand City Ltd