BOYD Kaytee < Back  
Sport Cycling - Road, Cycling - Track, Mountain Bike
CGA New Zealand   
Gender Female
Born 08 Feb 1978 in Auckland, NZL
Height1.70 m
Weight 62 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence Waiuku, NZL
Occupation Nutritionist
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? She began cycling at the age of five.
Why this sport? Her father got her involved in racing BMX. She stopped competing at the age of 15 but then picked up the sport of cycling after watching the mountain bike World Championships in 2006.
Club / Team Sella Italia-Ghezzi: Italy
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement The first mountain bike event she ever competed in in 2007, which was the Matarangi Intrigue in the Coromandel. (nzherald.co.nz, 27 Nov 2009)
Hero / Idol Her dad, Grant Boyd. (nzherald.co.nz, 27 Nov 2009)
Other sports She has played netball for Auckland. (nzherald.co.nz, 27 Nov 2009)
Famous relatives Her father, Grant Boyd, played rugby league for New Zealand and competed in BMX competitions. (nzherald.co.nz, 27 Nov 2009)
Ambitions To win a medal at the Olympic Games. (nzherald.co.nz, 27 Nov 2009)
Other information BMX CHAMPION
She was a six time national BMX champion before she turned to mountain bikes and then to road cycling. (New Zealand Commonwealth Games Guides, 2010)