Stage One - Lost lake loop
Wednesday 23 January 2019
Cambridge – Kaipaki – Roto o rangi – Leamington (Two laps of circuit)
Set amongst land that was originally around 14,000ha of peat bog, this stage takes you over rolling farmlands, past the remaining peat lakes of Ohaupō and through to the lost lake of Roto-o-rangi. Ride through the productive soils of Waipā!
See complete Map HERE
See Route Video HERE
Start Time: 10.00am
Start Location: St Peter’s School - Cambridge
Finish Time: 1.25pm (est.)
Finish Location: Lamb St – outside Leamington Primary School
Best place to view
The first early opportunity to view the stage is at the start of the race at St Peter's School. Spectators can drive early to Kaipaki and see riders go past twice. If you want to see the finish, make sure you are at Lamb St - outside Leamington Primary School before riders get there.
10.00am Start St Peter’s School - Cambridge - Neutralised for Approx. 8.0 km
10.10am 0.0km Race start 1000 meters after turning right onto Kaipaki Rd.
9.3km Turn left onto Lynd Rd
12.0 km Turn right onto Kite Rd
12.9 km Turn left onto Mill Rd
10.25am 16.2 km Turn left onto Jary Rd .
20.5 km Turn left onto Wallace Rd
22.5km BNZ Sprint 1
23.8 km Turn left onto Turkington Rd
26.0 km Turkington Rd becomes Parallel Rd – Go straight ahead
10.40am 27.8 km Turn right onto Cambridge Rd.
11.10am 38.0 km Turn left onto Long Rd
38.3km Straight ahead to stay on Long Road (Chamberlain Rd on Left)
40.7 km Turn left onto Puahue Rd
46.4 km Stay on Puahue Rd towards Parklands Rd
47.3 km Turn left onto Parklands Rd
51.7 km Turn right onto Roto O Rangi Rd.
11.40am 58.0km Continue on Roto O Rangi Rd towards Lamb St
64.0 km Turn left onto Lamb St
11.45am 65.5 km BNZ SPRINT 2 - Riders go past finish line to start one more lap of circuit.
66.9 km Turn Right onto Cambridge Rd and then LEFT onto Kaipaki Rd
67.0km Turn left onto Kaipaki Road –
76.9 km Turn left onto Lynd Rd
12.10pm 79.5 km Turn right onto Kite Rd
80.5 km Turn left onto Mill Rd
83.8 km Turn left onto Jary Rd .
88.1 km Turn left onto Wallace Rd .
91.3 km Turn left onto Turkington Rd
93.2km Turkington Rd becomes Parallel Rd
12.35pm 95.4 km Turn right onto Cambridge Rd
105.6 km Turn left onto Long Rd
108.2 km Turn left onto Puahue Rd
114.9 km Turn left onto Parklands Rd
13.05pm 119.3 km Turn right onto Roto O Rangi Rd
131.6 km Turn left onto Lamb St
13.25pm 132.2km Finish