A series of competitive, community and family based events will be held in the Waipa 'Home of Champions' District and will feature ...
The Hobbiton Movie Set Gran Fondo - an iconic mass participation cycling event, experience what the UCI 2.2 riders will be facing that afternoon. With three distance options to select from, the Hobbiton Movie Set Gran Fondo has something to suit all abilities, ages and levels of riders. You can race/ride with family or friends or just set out to achieve your own personal best.
The Good George Maunga Madness - ride the Hobbiton Movie Set Gran Fondo in the morning and spend the afternoon on the Maungakawa Hilltop as you cheer on the UCI Tour riders who face an epic climb to the finish line on the Queen Stage of the Tour.
The BNZ Sprint Wars - challenge yourself and team for a place on the leaderboard. Using Concept2 bikes and rowers who be the fastest and strongest in an epic all out battle.
The Big Bike Film Festival - relax and enjoy the best of cycling short films from around the world.
Party in the Park.- join us as we celebrate the final stage of the UCI 2.2 New Zealand Cycle Classic, live music, food trucks, kids fun zone, plus lots more.