New Zealand National Road Championships - Road Race - Race Overview

The New Zealand National Road Championship road race marked the final race of Julian Dean's career. The two time national champion finished fourth in the race of attrition. James Oram, third across the line, won the U23 national title, while Dean earned a bronze medal in the elite men's race. Dean will not transition into his new role as Assistant Sport Director for ORICA-GreenEDGE.