Come out and support these elite road cycle athletes as they take on five grueling stages through the Wairarapa. Check out the places to get involved in the NZ Cycle Classic and there are some great prizes to be won!
Stage One on 15 January ends with a short sharp uphill climb to finish out the front of the Masterton Golf Club and will be a spectacle as riders fight to get an early advantage in the tour.
Stage Two on Thursday is a good opportunity to see the riders several times with three laps of the Gladstone Circuit. Pick a spot on the circuit with KOM and Sprint stages at Gladstone Inn and Gladstone Vineyard; this is an exciting day!
Stage Three on a Friday in Martinborough is renowned for its fast bunch sprint finishes. An eight lap circuit finish through the centre of town and the vineyards; another great picnic day!
Stage Four. The Queen Stage! A massive day in the hills as riders take on the Wairarapa's biggest climbs. Pick a hilltop and settle in for a special day watching these magnificent athletes.
Stage Five. 12 laps of the 10 km Mitre 10 Mega, Masterton circuit. That's a dozen times to watch the high speed action.