Official Oceania Whip-Off Championships presented by SPANK

Official Oceania Whip-Off Championships presented by SPANK

Leap into the air, turn the bike to a 45-degree angle and raise the tires to greet the horizon. There you have the whip. Pull it off mid-air, with rock star amplitude and style, and it’s a Crankworx crowning achievement.

Developed by mountain bike photographer Sven Martin as an unofficial event, the whip-off now gets riders in a frenzy all over the world. The Official Oceania Whip-Off Championships presented by SPANK brings big attitude with big whips as riders duke it out to win the admiration of the crowd, the respect of their peers and, ultimately, the title of sovereign of sideways style.

Schedule

Wednesday March 4
8:00pm - 9:00pm Whip-Off Skyline

Event Information & Formats

Registration
Pro invitational.

Format and Judging
Jam style. Riders will be eliminated based on the judges’ discretion during the competition. The judging panel will select a winner based on amplitude, style, degree of whip past 90 degrees and, most importantly, the return of the bike to a straight position down the fall line.

Protective Equipment Requirements
Full-face helmet (Any certified 1 or 2-piece helmet)

Prize money
Pro Men: $1,000 NZD
Pro Women: $1,000 NZD

Contact for more information
athletes@crankworx.com