The Kids' 5k Klassic is designed as an adventurous intro to mountain biking for primary schools.
The course is a safe and scenic 5k on entry level tracks, but includes some fun and filthy stuff like stream crossing, lots of mud and the odd surprise along the way.
> Entry is open to primary school children aged 5 to 11, but is limited to 100 participants.
> Parents are welcome and encouraged to ride with their child at no charge.
> Prizes are awarded to the fastest boy and fastest girl in the following age groups (Age 5&6, Age 7, Age 8, Age 9, Age 10&11).
> There must be three entrants in a category for prizes to be awarded.
> All Race Info, including Race Pack Pick Up, Start Times & Rules... Click Here.
> Kids 5k Course Info... Click Here.
Kids 5k participants can form a school team of three or more riders. Just fill in your school name in the team section when you enter.
> There will be a prizes for the fastest school.
> There will a prize for the school with the most participants.
Get in the Karapoti groove by dressing up as your favourite character. It could be Darth Vader, fairies, Superman, Batman, minions, ninja turtles, Maori warriors, clowns... whatever pushes your mountain biking button!
> The best dressed rider wins cool Ground Effect mountain bike kit !
But be warned! Almost every Kids' Klassic finisher - such as Sampson Mollan below - returns to take on the 20k and 50k.