Holden Men's Classic

Distance

160km

Date

25th Nov

Entry Fee From

$119*
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Overview

The Holden Men’s Classic is open to licensed elite men riders. Elite riders compete for significant prize money at each year’s Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge.


Details

Start Time 6.45am Saturday 25 November 2017
Start Line Tongariro Street, next to Taupo’s Great Lake Centre
Finish Line Tongariro Street, next to Taupo’s Great Lake Centre
Age Open to U19 or Senior riders only. Junior riders under 17 years are not eligible to enter unless you hold a 2016 Under 19 Licence

Requirements

  • Men only.
  • Entrants must have a current National Racing Licence (Race or Race Elite Cycling NZ Membership) 2017 – overseas riders must obtain an International Licence from their country’s cycling association.
  • You must have a previous Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge best time of 4:15 or less

Please NOTE:

Any rider failing this automatic qualifying criteria is invited to submit any relevant performance details to doug@cyclechallenge.com. Acceptance will be determined by the event organisers and Cycling New Zealand, and their decision shall be final.

Course Profile

Prize money awarded to First 10 placings.

1st Place $5000
2nd Place $2000
3rd Place $1000
4th Place $500
5th Place $250
6th Place $200
7th Place $150
8th Place $140
9th Place $130
10th Place $130

Race managed & marshalled by Cycling New Zealand officials.

An official neutral support wheel wagon is provided.

Outside support permitted at the top of Kuratau, Waihi & Hatepe Hills only.

Photo finish with back-up timing.

Entries will be vetted by the Holden Men’s Classic Race Manager and a Cycling New Zealand official.

Field limited to the first 100 accepted entries, plus 20 entries at the Holden Men’s Classic Race Manager’s discretion.

Podium presentation at Tongariro Street directly after the finish of your race.