Summer Series 2021

The annual Summer Series caters for all levels of riders from beginners through to the experienced racer.  Register for the entire 8 week series, or just take part in individual races and register on the night.

Registrations and further information will be available in December 2020

  • Dates: Every Thursday from Thursday 28th January – 18 March 2020
  • Location: Craters MTB Park  (Old dirt carpark off Karapiti Road)
  • Pre Race Registration/Sign In: 5:15pm – 5:45pm;
  • E Bike Race Briefing:  5.40pm, Race Start 5.45pm (EBike minimum age 18yrs)
  • Main Race Briefing: 5.50pm.  Race Start 6.00pm

Race Options include:

  • Timed Courses – Long and Short Courses
  • Untimed Courses – Rockets and Sprockets (for the little ones)

 

 

TIMED COURSES

Long Course:  Minimum Age 12 years.  Participants must be able to ride the course unaccompanied.  Max time to complete the course is 1 hour

Short Course:  Minimum Age 10 years.  Participants must be able to ride the course unaccompanied.  Max time to complete the course is 45 minutes.

  • Health & Safety Requirements Include:  All participants must have race plates and timing tags to participate in the Long and Short Course.
  • Age group categories will apply – by entering your date of birth in the registration field you will be entered into the correct class.
  • Suitable for all riders whether you are a seasoned racer, a weekend warrior, an up and coming youngster, or maybe you just enjoy a bit of banter between mates.
  • Online entries close 11.59pm Sunday 26th January 2020.

ROCKETS AND SPROCKETS (Untimed Courses)

Rockets (untimed):  Approx 5km course

Sprockets (untimed):  Approx 3 km course

  • Registration/Sign in:  5.15pm-5.45pm
  • Race Start: 6.00pm
  • Sign up in store at Pack & Pedal Taupo

Choose from timed Long Course; Short Course; E Bike
(Long Course only); or for the young ones – Rockets or Sprockets untimed courses.

NOTE:  Entry fees are for 2020 event and are subject to change for the 2021 event. Fees will be set for the 2021 event in December.

 

Full Series Timed Courses (Long & Short Course):

  • Adult (18+yrs):  $48 club member ($6 per race)  /  $64 non club member ($8 per race)
  • Youth (10-17yrs):  $32 club member ($4 per race)  /  $48 non club member ($6 per race)

Note: The Club recognises that some of our members may have an entire family that loves MTBing and entering the Series can be costly when you have 2 Adults and 2 Youth riding the timed courses, so if you are one of these awesome MTB crazy families and would like to split your entry cost into 2 payments please email the Club: taupomtb@gmail.com and we will organise to manually enter your family and don one payment at the start of the Series and one payment at the halfway mark in the Series.

One Off Race Timed Course (Long & Short Course)

  • Adult (18+yrs):  $10 club member  /  $15 non club member
  • Youth (10-17yrs):  $10 club member  /  $15 non club member

NOTE:  All youth riders must be able to ride the entire course unaccompanied.  If entering on the night, please ensure you are at registration no later than 5.25pm to complete your ‘registration’ in time for race briefing.  On the night registrations – cash only.

Full Series Rockets and Sprockets Courses

  • 1 child:  $15 club member / $25 non club member
  • 2 children (same family):  $25 club member / $40 non club member
  • 3-4 children (same family):  $35 club member / $55 non club member

One Off Race Rockets and Sprockets

  • Per child:  $5 club member  /  $8 non club member

NOTE:  If entering on the night, please ensure you are at registration no later than 5.25pm to complete your ‘registration’ in time for race briefing.  On the night registrations – cash only.

Results

2020 Results Available Here

 

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Registration will open in December 2020


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