New Zealand’s Ultimate Mountain Bike Festival

With eight action-packed days of racing, demos, world-famous athletes and more, Crankworx Rotorua brings together the best in the world in speed, style, endurance, grit, skill, and all-round radness.

Don’t miss the head to head racing, air and intensity at the Skyline Rotorua Gravity Park as riders compete in a series of incredible events including the Official Oceania Whip-Off Championships presented by SPANK and Maxxis Slopestyle in Memory of McGazza.

Get hands-on at the Expo & Demo area, and check out the latest in mountain biking from international leaders like SRAM, MAXXIS, Giant and more. Try out the newest Trail, DH and Freeride bikes on the market. Most importantly, challenge your mates to win those coveted bragging rights!

If you’re looking to do the event properly, the Crankworx Rotorua VIP experience is not to be missed. Nestled amongst the action of the racing, when the dirt isn’t flying, VIPs can rub shoulders with some of the world’s best riders. Along with access to VIP areas you will receive complimentary drinks and food during the signature event, VIP Parking, unlimited Skyline Gondola access and more.

Racing is only part of the scene, Rotorua is the adventure capital of New Zealand. When you’re not catching the world-class bike events, there are plenty of other high-octane experiences. Right next to the expo you can speed down Mt Ngongotaha on the world-famous luge or in a giant inflatable ball. Ziplines, 4WDs, Jetboats, Bungee, you’ll find something for any level of adrenaline junkie. At the end of the day, you can relax at one of the bustling bars or restaurants in town.

General Admission for the event starts at just NZD$75, with VIP tickets available for key events or the Crankworx Rotorua Ultimate VIP Pass with access to ALL VIP events for just NZD$300. These include entry to all days of the festival from Wednesday 4 March 2019 – Sunday 8 March 2020