LocationsBannockburn, Cromwell


This is a festive holiday-period ride for all abilities and ages.  Take to the hills around Bannockburn and enjoy the stunning scenery while participating in one of the four ride options.

The Bannockburn MTB Classic forms part of the action packed Cromwell Summer Series that comprises this event plus another MTB ride, a half marathon, a duathlon/ triathlon and a road cycle race.

The race starts at the Bannockburn Hotel on Bannockburn Road. Registration is from 12.00pm but please try to register before 3.30pm. You will be given a number at Registration. Briefing will be at 3.30pm adjacent to the hotel. Competitors must listen carefully at the briefing, and note that an ‘Event Plan’ will be available for inspection. Copies of the ‘Race Briefing’ will be available at the Registration Desk. Note that persons who do not sign the ‘Entry Form’ nor attend the ‘Race Briefing’ will not be allowed to enter the race. Parking, refreshments and social facilities are available at the Bannockburn Hotel.

Note: The event involves riding on metal and sealed roads and tracks. Riders are to keep as far to the left side of the roads as possible and NORMAL ROAD CODE RULES APPLY! No roads have been closed for the event.
The races will commence at 4.00pm.

Online Entries close at 12am, 27th December.

Contact the Race Director Bill Godsall via or 021 442 626

Bannockburn Hotel.

Coffee cart and entertainment will be provided… stay a while and enjoy the festive season at the Bannockburn Hotel.