The Round the Mountain classic has been run in one form or another since 1911. This is a unique race, round a challenging 120km circuit of the mountain - there isn’t another race quite like it.
Round the Mountain Classic Club Race
Date: Sunday 6 May
Entry closing date is 29 April 2018. No late entry accepted. All race details and entry forms on: http://www.sporty.co.nz/cyclingnewplymouth/Round-the-Mountain-Classic/Round-the-Mountain-Classic
New Plymouth Mountain Biking Club
Monday Night Fun Race Series #1
Time: registrations from 5.30pm, race starts 6pm.
Venue: Mangamahoe Club Tracks, Plantation Road, Egmont Village.
Choose the number of laps you want to do: 1-4. About 3-4km loop. For more information: https://www.facebook.com/New-Plymouth-Mountain-Bikers-195151197840/
Evening Fortnightly Ride - Wednesdays
Time: Meet at 6.30pm
Venue: Lake Mangamahoe, Bottom car park on Plantation Road. Strong lumen lights essential.
Evening Town Weekly Ride - Wednesdays
Venue: Meet at the Wind Wand. Finishing at Crowded House for light refreshments. Good lights essential.
Monthly Working Bee
Venue: Busing Forest, end of Scout Road, off Kent Rd.
Help create a sustainable, safe and fun off-road environment for riders of all ages and ability levels to ride on. Bring tools such as spade, line trimmers, cutters, wheelbarrows etc if you have them. All welcome.
Keep an eye on the club’s FB page to know which area will be worked on: https://www.facebook.com/New-Plymouth-Mountain-Bikers-195151197840/
Date: 25 March
Venue: NP BMX Shark Tank Track, Hickford Park, St Andrews Drive, Bell Block.
Entries: ONLINE ENTRY ONLY: www.nzbmx.club/events.
Entries Close: Thursday 15th March 2018 – no late entries.
BMX TARANAKI 2018 NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS
Date: 30 March - 2 April
Venue: The Shark Tank, New Plymouth BMX Club track, Hickford Park, Bell Block. For more information: https://www.facebook.com/2018-BMX-New-Zealand-National-Championships-1749913455339522/
Hawera BMX Club Nights
Date: Every Wednesday
Venue: BMX TRack, High Street, Hawera
$2 per member or $5 per casual rider. Registration 6.00pm-6.20pm, Racing: 6.30pm. All new riders welcome. More info: http://www.hawerabmx.co.nz/club-nights.html
Road Cycling - New Plymouth
Junior Track Riding
Date: Every Tuesday 4pm
Venue: Taranaki Velodrome
Secondary School age beginners and returning riders. Bikes supplied. $20 for term.
In March there is a day trip to the Avantidrome in Cambridge. Please contact Andrew Patterson 021 02939624 or [email protected] to register or turn up on the night to try out..
Criterium and Track Cycling
Date: Every Thursday. 5.45pm
Venue: Taranaki Cycle Park, Hickford Park, Bell Block.
Road Cycling - Hawera
Hawera Wednesday Group Rides
Date: Every Wednesday
Venue: Seaver Cycle, Regent Street, Hawera.
Other Rides Coming Up:
If you have a cycling event you would like advertised please contact [email protected]