CRATERS CLASSIC

11th June 2017

 

A sell out for two years running, the acclaimed Craters Classic is an event not to be missed. Just 5 mins drive from the Taupo CBD, and based in the amazing geothermal landscapes of the Wairakei Resort, the Craters Classic provides an overall event experience tough to beat.

 

www.nduro.co.nz

NDURO EVENTS WINTER SERIES ROUND 1

2nd July 2017

 

New Zealand’s largest mountain bike series returns in 2017 for the 16th year with an all new look event village and without a doubt some of the best mountain biking trails in the world. The perfect winter challenge for kids through to elite racers.

 

www.nduro.co.nz

NDURO EVENTS WINTER SERIES ROUND 2

6th August 2017

 

New Zealand’s largest mountain bike series returns in 2017 for the 16th year with an all new look event village and without a doubt some of the best mountain biking trails in the world. The perfect winter challenge for kids through to elite racers.

 

www.nduro.co.nz

NDURO EVENTS WINTER SERIES ROUND 3

10th September 2017

 

New Zealand’s largest mountain bike series returns in 2017 for the 16th year with an all new look event village and without a doubt some of the best mountain biking trails in the world. The perfect winter challenge for kids through to elite racers.

 

www.nduro.co.nz

THE GAMBLER

17th September 2017

 

The strategy event like no other! Get a team together or ride solo. 4 hours of set trails each worth different points. The most points overall wins - not necessarily the fastest racer will win, but the best strategies will.

 

www.mountainbiketaupo.org.nz

Riverlock Motu 160

14th October 2017

 

Mountain Bike 65KM and Road Cycle 90km

 

The Riverlock Motu 160 offers a unique cycling challenge that encompasses mountain biking and road cycling. The course is considered the most spectacular cycling event in New Zealand. The mountain bike stage follows the historic Motu road first used by Te Kooti, which later became the only direct route between Poverty Bay and the Bay of Plenty.
You can enter either as an individual or a two-person team. The 65km mountain bike stage is raced together with the Motu Challenge mountain bike competitors. Multisporters then split off at Motu to complete their run, ride and paddle, while Motu 160 competitors get onto their road bikes and cycle 90km back over Traffords Hill and down Waioeka Gorge to Opotiki.
This event is ideal for Iron-athletes and a great season build up for all cycling codes. Whether you are into off-road or on-road cycling, this course will ensure you have some solid miles under your belt come race season.

 

WEB: www.motuchallenge.co.nz
Phone: 073228347

Meridian Twizel Hard Labour Weekend

21st October 2017 - 22nd October 2017

 

The Dusky Trail MTB races form part of the Labour Weekend events. They include the unique Canal Kayak and Pyramid cross country half marathon and shorter races. The MTB races include a 40 km, 16 km and kids 10 km rides through the majestic Mackenzie Country and Iconic sheep stations. This is a great friendly family event for all ages and abilities.

 

www.twizelhardlabour.org.nz

 

Whaka100

22nd October 2017

 

The 10th edition of the Whaka100 has garnered a reputation throughout the southern hemisphere as the best 100 kilometres of mountain bike event and is fantastic achievement to complete. Just 3 minutes from Rotorua’s CBD, the Whaka 100 takes advantage of the 140km of single track perfection throughout the Whakarewarewa Forest.

 

www.nduro.co.nz