26 January 2019

8:30 am - 2:00 pm


Phone 021 676650

Contact Person amanda@ridewaikato.co.nz

Address McKinnon Park Taylor Street, Cambridge, New Zealand View Map

Website https://ridewaikato.co.nz/hobbiton-gran-fondo/

All part of the Three Peaks RIDE New Zealand’s Cycling Festival, the Hobbiton Movie Set Gran Fondo marks the return of an iconic mass participation cycling event featuring the picturesque surroundings of the ‘Home of Champions’.

With three distance options to select, there is 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, no matter what your reason for joining the RIDE, we look forward to celebrating your success at the finish line of the Hobbiton Movie Set Gran Fondo Cycling Event.

Make a day of it – ride the Hobbiton Movie Set Gran Fondo in the morning and join the Good George Maunga Madness Party in the afternoon. Experience what the UCI 2.2 riders will be facing during the Queen Stage of the 2019 New Zealand Cycle Classic Tour.

Registration Opens 5.00pm – 8.00pm Cambridge High School Hall, Swayne Road Cambridge

Hobbiton Movie Set Gran Fondo

McKinnon Park Taylor Street, Cambridge, New Zealand

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Sanctuary Mountain

30 min

Hamilton Gardens

15 min

Cambridge i-Site


1 hr

Waitomo Caves

50 min


1 hr 45 min


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