Stage Three

Friday 19 January 2018

Masterton to Martinborough
Distance 126.3km


Start time: 10.00am
Finish time approximate: 1.25pm
Start: Copthorne Solway Park Hotel & Resort
Finish: Cambridge Road, Martinborough

Best place to view

This is the best stage to view for spectators as riders will complete eight laps of an 8.1km circuit in Martinborough. Spectators can view the King of the Mountains hill climb at the top of Millars
Road and then travel towards Martinborough via Ponatahi Road to watch the circuit.

Stage Route

Starting in Masterton, riders travel to Martinborough to complete eight laps of an 8km circuit which passes through the centre of Martinborough with the finish on the town square.

Riders start from Copthorne Solway Park Hotel & Resort, travel neutralised towards Masterton via High St and Chapel St. At the roundabout go into Dixon St, Turn Right into Church St, Turn Right into Colombo St and Left into Johnstone St

 0.0km Race Start – Hullena Sports Ground.
2.2 km Continue onto Te Whiti Rd towards Gladstone Rd
15.5 km Right Turn onto Gladstone Rd
24.3 km Left Turn onto Carters Line
25.5 km Veer Left onto Nix Rd
28.7 km Go onto Kokotau Rd
32.7 km Left Turn onto Ponatahi Rd
34.5km Go onto Millar’s Rd
38.0 km Right onto Longbush Rd.
52.5 km Veer Right onto Hinakura Rd.
60.1 km Veer Right onto Martins Rd
62.1km Martins Rd become Puruatanga Rd.
63.0 km Turn Right onto Cambridge Road – Go pass finish line first time. – Enter circuit
63.4km Sprint (First time pass finish line)
Star circuit – Cambridge Road (between The Square and Strasbourge St.)
• Enter the Square and exit at Oxford St
• Turn Left onto Todds Rd
• Turn Right onto Hinakura Rd
• Turn Left onto Martins Rd
• Martins Rd become Puruatanga Rd
• Turn Right onto Cambridge Rd to complete circuit
At 70.5km complete first lap of circuit
Riders will complete 8 more laps of a 7.1 km circuit.
77.6km 2nd lap Sprint (Third time pass finish line)
84.7km 3rd lap
91.8km 4th lap Sprint (Fifth time pass finish line)
98.9km 5th lap
106km 6th lap
113.1km 7th lap
120.2km 8th lap
126.3km 9th lap Race Finish

Circuit
Into the Martinborough Square and exit at Oxford St
Turn Left onto Todds Rd
Turn Right onto Hinakura Rd
Turn Left onto Martins Rd
Martins Rd become Puruatanga Rd
Turn Left onto Cambridge Rd to complete circuit

Stage Map



Circuit Map - Martinborough


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