It's great to have Gazley ŠKODA back as the naming rights partner for the "Gazley ŠKODA Karapoti Classic". They had half a dozen riders in last year's race and challenge businesses to match them... More Here.
Race Day - Sunday 5th March. For online entry... Click Here.
Check out the live entry lists to double-check your entry and check out the competition... Click Here.
It takes more than 100 people to make the Karapoti tick. If you'd like to experience a great race in a great place, then we'd love your help... More Here.
R-Line is our energy partner, with their electrolyte drink on the course and the finish line. You can get a 50% discount of a sample bottle right now... Click Here.
E-bikes are now a permanent fixture in the 20k Challenge... More Here.
Didymo spread is a big issue. Prior to the start, all bikes must have been cleaned with soapy water. This is now a legal requirement for all events involving waterways... More Here.
New Zealand has recently moved into a new Covid-19 Protection Framework that will greatly reduce the potential cancellation of large-scale events. We have no choice but to adopt these legally mandated controls.
Under the new "Traffic Light" system, events of any size can legally operate provided: