Bike Manawatu juniors Kate Stewart and Ruby Perry proved their class at the first day of the RaboDirect Age Group National Track Cycling Championship in Invercargill. In the U17 girls 500 meter time trial they claimed first and second.
Kate won the event in a time of 39.31 Ruby took second place in 39.92. In the scratch final Ruby ran into a bit of bad luck and took a tumble with only a couple of laps to go. For full results from the event go to results