The first race in the 2018 Rotorua Winter MTB Series is at Waipa MTB Park on Sunday, 1 July.
This series has been replace with a single annual event: the Winter MTB Classic which is part of the Winter Forest Festival.
The three race Rotorua Winter MTB Series is New Zealand's most popular mountain bike series and is the perfect winter MTB challenge for all. You will be racing on what are without a doubt some of the best mountain biking trails in the world; it's an event not to be missed.
The course used for the 2018 Winter MTB Series are set to be achievable and challenging. There are no gap jumps vertical drops or grade 5 features on the routes used. The course for each distance will slightly increase in distance for each event in the series.
Short course: 15km
Mid course: 22km
Long course: 36km