The current edition of this event is on 17 February 2018.
The Karapoti Classic on Saturday, 18 February 2017 is New Zealand's longest running mountain bike event.
Based in Wellington's rugged Akatarawa Ranges, 10km north of Upper Hutt City, the Karapoti Classic is New Zealand's premier mountain bike event.
This old-school adventure ride combines a huge but achievable challenge with superb scenery and an awesome social scene.
Established in 1986, this is NZ's original mountain bike race and the one race on every mountain biker's wish list.