Karapoti Classic

New Zealands original mountain bike race

Ride the southern hemisphere’s longest-running mountain bike event each March.

Established in 1986 the Karapoti Classic is an old-school adventure ride, a huge but achievable challenge in stunning scenery with an awesome social scene. With options like the feature 50k Classic, 20k Challenge and the Kids' 5k Klassic there's something for everyone.

  • Ride through stunning native bush and ford beautiful crystal clear streams
  • Meet like-minded cyclists
  • Challenge yourself to join the under-3-hour club

Website: karapoti.co.nz