13 February 2021

$9


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We wanted our loyal RIDE Cycling Festival followers to be the first to know about our 50% off entries deal for the month of July!

Included over all distances, 18km, 67km and 103km rides.

18km = $9
67km = $33.50
103km = $51.50
Grab yourself an unbelievable ride and join us for RIDE Festival Cycling in 2021.
2021 Course Maps:
A few minor detail changes from 2020:

Race HQ will now be situated by Cambridge High School, races will both start and finish there.
A new 67 km course re-introduced to cater for those of you eager for an in-between distance!
All race distances are rightfully named ‘Gran Fondo’ as each persons version of a grand ride are different!

Start: Taylor Street, opposite Tom Voyle Park, Cambridge
Riders head out of town past Cambridge High School up Swayne Road briefly onto ZigZag Rd and then following Fencourt Rd. Before continuing onto picturesque Maungakawa Rd through the village where a drink stop will be stationed, for those wanting to refuel before the last half of their Gran Fondo and onto St Kilda Rd then looping back into town via Swayne Rd and into their sprint finish on Taylor St.
Finish: Taylor Street, opposite Tom Voyle Park

This event is made to suit everyone, with a flat and friendly course!

Total Distance: 18km
July Entry Fee: $9
Entry Fee (1st August onwards): $18

Start: Taylor Street, opposite Tom Voyle Park, Cambridge
Riders head out of town around Aspin Rd heading towards the infamous Te Miro, a popular climb with the locals, before continuing onto picturesque Waterworks Rd, down Scotsmans Valley and back towards the final loop of the day. A drink stop will be stationed on Fencourt Rd, for those wanting to refuel before the last loop of Aspin Rd. Riders will then head back towards town onto Fencourt Rd, down Hogan, right onto ZigZag Rd and the final stretch down Swayne Rd, Victoria and sprint finish on Taylor St.
Finish: Taylor Street, opposite Tom Voyle Park

A combination of undulating roads and infamous climbs among locals, this event suits those who are keen for a middle-distance challenge!

Total Distance: 67km
July Entry Fee: $33.50
Entry Fee (1st August onwards): $67

Start: Taylor Street, opposite Tom Voyle Park, Cambridge
Riders head out of town around Aspin Rd heading towards the infamous Te Miro, a popular climb with the locals, before continuing onto picturesque Waterworks Rd, down Scotsmans Valley and back towards town before hitting the final climb of the day, French Pass climb. Riders then continue onto the undulating Brunskill Rd and back down the descent of Te Miro, before heading back into down via Aspin Rd through the outskirts of Cambridge and finish back where we started on Taylor Street.
Finish: Taylor Street, opposite Tom Voyle Park

A Gran Fondo for the keen cyclist, with multiple big climbs and undulating roads this event is suited to riders who are up for the challenge!

Total Distance: 103km
July Entry Fee: $51.50
Entry Fee (1st August onwards): $103

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Sanctuary Mountain

30 min

Hamilton Gardens

15 min

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Tauranga

1 hr

Waitomo Caves

50 min

Auckland

1 hr 45 min

Raglan

1 hr

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