Timetable

Timetable
Early Race Pack Pick-up
Race 1 – 5:00 – 8:00pm Friday 27th October 2017 at the Holiday Inn, Corner of Froude & Tyron Street, Rotorua.

Race 2 – 5:00 – 8:00pm Friday 8th December 2017 on the stage on the Waipa Mtb Carpark, Mill Road, Rotorua.

Race 3 – 5:00 – 8:00pm Friday 9th February 2018 on the stage on the Tikitapu (Blue Lake) Reserve, Rotorua.

Race 4 – 5:00 – 8:00pm Friday 13th April 2018 at the Holiday Inn, Corner of Froude & Tyron Street, Rotorua.

Late Race Pack Pick-up
Race 1 – 7:30 – 9:30am Saturday 28th October 2017 at the Holiday Inn, Corner of Froude & Tyron St, Rotorua.

Race 2 – 7:30 – 9:30am Saturday 9th December 2017 on the stage on the Waipa Mtb Carpark, Mill Road, Rotorua.

Race 3 – 7:30 – 9:30am Saturday 10th February 2018 on the stage on the Tikitapu (Blue Lake) Reserve, Rotorua.

Race 4 – 7:30 – 9:30am Saturday 14th April 2018 at the Holiday Inn, Corner of Froude & Tyron Street, Rotorua.

Race Briefing
Race 1 – 9:40am Saturday 28th October 2017 behind the start line on the Froude Street Reserve adjacent to the Rotorua Holiday Inn complex.

Race 2 – 9:40am Saturday 9th December 2017 behind the start/finish ganrty on Waipa Mtb Carpark.

Race 3 – 9:40am Saturday 10th February 2018 behind the start/finish gantry on the Tikitapu (Blue Lake) Reserve.

Race 4 – 9:40am Saturday 14th April 2018 behind the start line on the Froude Street Reserve adjacent to the Rotorua Holiday Inn complex.

Start Times
Race 1, 2 & 3 – Any time between 10:00 – 10:32am

Race 4 – Any time between 9:00 – 9:32am

Start Sequence
Riders will clock in and roll off the race start line in groups of four every 15 seconds when they reach the front of the queue. There will be four timing boxes at the start/finish line so four riders (an entire social team) will be able to clock in and out, to begin and finish the event all at once, making it a very social affair.

Prize Giving
Race 1 – The awards ceremony will be held either on the Whaka Lawn (if fine) or in the Te Puna Aroha Room (if wet) at the Holiday Inn kicking off roughly between 5:00-5:15pm once everyone has finished and final results are ready. There will be a carnival atmosphere at the finish with great beer, food and music.

Race 2 – The awards ceremony will be held in front of the stage on Waipa Mtb Car Park kicking off roughly between 5:00-5:15pm once everyone has finished and final results are ready. There will be a carnival atmosphere at the finish with great beer, food and music.

Race 3 – The awards ceremony will be held in front of the stage facing on the Tikitapu (Blue Lake) Reserve terraces above the Start/Finish gantry, kicking off roughly between 5:00-5:15pm once everyone has finished and final results are ready. There will be a carnival atmosphere at the finish with great beer, food and music and not to forget the wonderful lake water to take a dip in.

Race 4 – The awards ceremony will be held either on the Whaka Lawn (if fine) or in the Pohutu Cultural Theatre (if wet) at the Holiday Inn, kicking off roughly between 5:00-5:15pm once everyone has finished and final results are ready. There will be a carnival atmosphere at the finish with great beer, food and music.