Mid North Island Junior MTB Series 2019 – Race 3 Taupo
This 3 race series is open to all Junior Riders Year 7-Year 13 throughout the North Island.
Race 1 will be held in Tokoroa on Sunday 13th October – Brought to you by the Tokoroa Mountain Bike Club.
Race 2 will be held in Tauranga on Sunday 10th November – Brought to you by the Tauranga Mountain Bike Club.
Race 3 will be held right here in Taupo on Sunday 08th December – Brought to you by the Taupo Mountain Bike Club.
If you are a seasoned racer or just wish to give mountain bike racing a go for the first time, there is a category for you. You can enter 1, 2 or all 3 races. Series Points are up for grabs with the naming of a Mid North Island Champ at the Taupo finale of the series so get your friends and school mates together and enter now.
Age Categories: U19, U17, U15, U13 and Novice U17, Novice U13 (to be eligible for the Novice category a rider must not have competed in a timed race before)
About the Course: XCO style multi-lap course. Laps will be between 5-7kms each depending on the venue. The number of laps to be completed will be determined by your age category, but riders should expect to race for between 1 – 1.5 hours. In the lead-up to each event, the hosting Club will publish an event manual with lap distances and maps once finalised.