This event will be the eighth edition of the iconic Gentle Annie Bike Ride from Taihape to Hastings, traveling the length of the Gentle Annie Road, only sealed since 2011. 2019 will also see the inaugural Little Annie, a 60km journey from Kuripapango to the finish. Featuring epic ascents and breath-taking descents traveling across stunningly beautiful countryside and winding its way through high country sheep stations to finish outside Roosters Brew House in Hastings.
Set in the magic of the Waitaki basin, the White Rocks Gravel Adventure is a panoramic roller coaster winding through North Otago’s most spectacular landscapes. Visually breath-taking climbs, exhilarating descents, and a tunnel as well. 50kms of almost pure gravel.
After 19 years the Rotorua to Taupo 100K Flyer has a new home! Yes, Karapiro will host the 20th 100K Flyer starting and finishing at the Mighty River Domain in Karapiro. Join over 1500 cyclists in this 100km circuit where you will ride through quiet rolling country roads. No logistical point to point issues in 2019.
The Taranaki Cycle Challenge has become one of New Zealand's premier road cycle events with over 1100, competitive and recreational cyclists enjoying the day. This event is always held on the Auckland/Bay of Plenty Anniversary weekend and is Taranaki's longest running Around The Mountain recreational cycling ride.
Starting and finishing at the Clevedon A & P Showground’s, both the 110km and 30km rides will wind their way through the tree-lined country roads and rolling hills of the Hunua Ranges before taking in the breath-taking sea views of the Hauraki Gulf.
Eight floors of excitement and speed with cyclists racing head to head up an inner-city car park building filled with thousands of spectators with their appetites being well catered for with a delicious range of street food & beverages on tap throughout the building.
NZ’s premier (and largest) cycling event. Best known for its 160km Bike Barn Solo (the one-lap circumnavigation of Lake Taupo) there are 17 event categories on offer, with road and MTB options for individuals and teams, catering to all levels of cycling and fitness abilities. www.cyclechallenge.com