Black Barn Cyclcross Hawkes Bay 2017
Cyclocross (CX) takes elements from both road and mountain bike racing and presents as a spectator friendly, short, fast race that all ages and skill levels can enjoy.It’s typically raced on an off road circuit, each lap takes about 4-6 minutes to complete. Riders complete several laps in each race.
Cyclocross Hawkes bay holds a series of events through the winter that anyone can enter and enjoy. There is a series of 4 events, and each event offers the following options:
9:50am: Balance Bikes and Parent & Child fun ride.
The course is restricted to balance bikes and kids that need parents alongside them only.
10:00am: Arataki Future Stars kids 7 and under starts 10am
Five minutes around a child friendly circuit. Entry is Koha, this is a great way for your children to ride there bikes on a nice safe fun course and learn some great bike handling skills. Please no balance bikes or trailers in this race.
10:10am: Freeman Decorating Future Star Kids 10 and under
10 minutes race on a slightly longer kid friendly circuit. Great fun and entry is Koha.
10:20am: CX45 (45 minutes) & CX30 (30 minutes):
CX45 and CX30 races start at about 10:20 after the kids events. Open to riders of any ability, it's your choice how far you want to race.
Each event concludes with our Roosters Brewery prize-giving; Roosters Wheat beer and Frites provided for all competitors.
Entry fee is $15 cash on the day, $45 for the 4 race series pass.