Registration is now closed.
Entries are no longer refundable / transferable.
Entry fees includes Crankworx Athlete Accreditation valid for spectator access to Skyline March 21-25. (value $75)
Individual 4 stage - $107.57
Individual 6 stage - $128.97
(total includes 15% GST and processing fees).
Sign up with 3 of your mates and be up for a squad spot prize to be drawn at prizegiving, including:
4 Slopestyle VIP Passes
4 Dual Speed Style VIP Passes
4 Pump Track VIP Passes
4 DH VIP passes
Location: Waipa - Whakarewarewa Forest
Thursday March 15 | 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Friday March 16 | 8:00am - 12:00pm and 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Saturday March 17 | 7:00am - 8:00am
Athlete / Spectator parking will be at the Waipa Carpark (main carpark by Mountain Bike Rotorua. MAP
Following categories / course options will be offered:
4 Stage Race (shuttle assisted)
Junior 13-16 [2002-2005]
Master 40+ [1978+and earlier]
6 Stage Race
Master 40+ [1978+and earlier]
Racers should arrive at the start of the course in Waipa at least 15mins before their individual scheduled start to collect their timing chip.
Challenger : Riders are listed in alphabetical order. There will be a sign in sheet at the onsite checkin - riders can select their start time from Waipa. Groups of 4 will leave every minute starting from 9am. Once on course , racers must complete the course in order - but will have no pre-assigned individual start times .
Following course announcement, all stages will be closed for racers until the official practice on Friday March 16.
Racers will be limited to 1 training run per stage on Friday.
Southstar shuttles will run the following buses on Friday:
-1 bus on the Katore route from 9:30-3:30
-the big bus on Hill Road route from 9:30-3:30 and 2 buses 1:30-7pm
Payment to Southstar required - shuttle costs for practice day not included in event entry.
Due to active harvesting, practice on Stage 6 will be restricted 4:30pm 5:45pm
Emergency Dispatch during training: O800 WHAKA1
As per the Enduro World Series Rule Book
Racers are required to use the same bike (frame/wheels) for the duration of the race . But no bike marking stickers will be issued.
4 Stage Race: Riders need to complete stages within specified time period - but there will be no preassigned individual start times for the stages.
Riders will begin leaving from Waipa Car Park at 9am - groups of 4 every minute. Sign up sheet for Waipa start will be available at the onsite checkin.
Stages 1 / 2 will be open during the morning session (9:00 – 12:00). Then Stages 3 and 4 will be open from 12:00 – 2:30.
6 Stage Race : Start List will be published on Friday afternoon. Each racer will also be issued a sticker at the start on Saturday morning with their individual start times for every stage.
First racers will start at 7:45 from the Race Village in the Waipa Car Park.
NEUTRAL TECH ZONE and FEED ZONES / WATER STATIONS:
Neutral tech and feed after S3 of the 6 Stage race.
Can also be accessed reasonably easy after S2.
Water will also be a the starts of S5 and S6.
BBQ lunch will be served in the feed zone. Pizza at the finish line.
ENDURO WORLD SERIES QUALIFIER
The Giant Toa Enduro presented by Camelbak is a designated Enduro World Series Qualifier Event. Racers competing in the 6 Stage Race will be eligible to collect EWS Global Ranking points (providing the racer has an EMBA membership).
New for 2018, the winner of each official EWS category / age group (providing the racer is an EMBA member) will be automatically added to the EWS Reserved List and eligible for priority registration for any of the 2019 EWS rounds.
The Giant Toa Enduro presented by CamelBak in Rotorua is one of only three New Zealand venues that have been designated as 2018 EWS Qualifier Series events.
EMBA memberships will be available at the beginning of March from the EWS site.
$5500 NZD total
Contact for more information:
firstname.lastname@example.org or visit the Ahtlete Info page