WORD presents the 5th Bike-a-Polooza! New Zealand’s best, super fun, and most rad mountain bike event ever!
Sunday 2 December 2018
We had an amazing time out on the trails for the 2017 event with 100 kids participating in the event! Check out the great video by Flick Electric co here:
Individual- $15 online ($20 on the day)
Family (3 kids)- $40 online ($50 on the day)
*Online registrations close 30 November
This event is limited to 250 kids, so we recommend the easy online option:
Online Registrations for the 2018 event will open in Mid October.
On the day registrations will be open from 8am-8.30am at the main event HQ (end of Waiu Street). Please bring cash ($20/child or $50/3 kids)
4 Great Mountain bike Courses!
Recommended age: 3-6 year olds. Around the Wetlands loop. Parents are strongly encouraged to ride/walk with kids. This is the only course that parents are allowed to join.
Recommended age: 7-9 year olds. Around the Wetlands loop, Jungle Scout Return loop, Banker.
Recommended age: 10-12 year olds. Wetlands loop, Jungle Gym, across the first bit of Labyrinth, down Snail Trail, last bit of Wetlands loop. This course is TIMED.
Recommended age: intermediate/Advanced 10-13 year olds. Wetlands loop, Jungle Gym, up Labryinth, down Downy Wowny (aka Labryinth Return), down Snail Trail, last bit of Wetlands loop. This course is TIMED.
8-8.30am- Check in and On the day registrations at the rego tent at the main Wainuiomata Trails carpark at the end of Waiu street
8.45am- Event Briefing (kids and parents to attend)
Black Course (Timed)
Blue Course (Timed)
Orange Course (parents allowed to walk/ride with this group)
11am (ish)- Spot Prizes!
This year we’re stoked to have Ground Effect provide spot prizes for the kiddos! The Ground Effect crew make amazing cycling specific clothing right down in Christchurch.