The New Zealand Cycle Classic 2018

Date for the NZ Cycle Classic is from 16 to 21 January 2018.

Entries for New Zealand riders will be limited and will open at the end of September 2017. Please contact the Race Director for entry information.

Overseas teams wanting to get an invitation to the event, please contact the race director for information.

New Zealand riders wanting to take part in the race should start planning now. 

Six New Zealand teams will be accepted in next year’s race, priority will be given to full team entries of five riders per team. Individual entries will be placed on a list to make up one composite team. 

Next year's tour will have new stages, more community events for everyone and a great line up of national and international riders. New Zealand teams/riders wanting to enter the event please email email the Race Director to register your interest.

All the glamour and colour of international cycle racing sweeps past many doorsteps and farm gates of the Wairarapa.
The New Zealand Cycle Classic
 has been an annual sporting fixture for the past 30 years and recognised as the premier international road cycling event in New Zealand. 

Each year the Cycle Classic unearths new talent, and a number of those riders have gone on to win stages in the Tour de France, the Tour of Italy and world championships among others.