WorldTour riders headline 2017 New Zealand national championships

Cycling New Zealand have revealed the preliminary start list for the next month's national championships in Napier, confirming 2010 national champion Jack Bauer will make his Quick-Step Floors debut at the January 6-8 event. Jason Christie is also confirmed for the road race and will be aiming to defend the black and white jersey, as is 2015 champion Joseph Cooper.

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