Race 3 of the third edition of the PAK'n'SAVE PNP Summer Fun Ride Series. Here's what you need to know:
Time/Date | Race 3 is held on Sunday 14 March 2021. Please be registered no later than 9.45am to enable racing to start from 10am.
Long Course start is 10am, start-line briefing at 9.55am.
Short course start is 10.15am, start-line briefing 10.10am.
Registration | Gladstone Sports Complex, 585 Gladstone Road, Gladstone, Wairarapa.
Courses | There are two courses to choose from. The short course is 49km, the long course 93km.
Team Entry | A 'free' team competition is available with points awarded across all age ranges, gender and courses.
Entry | Online entry (inc fee confirmation) is available now. Enter online before Friday 12 March and it is only $40. Enter on the day and it is $55 cash (inc $15 late fee).
Course Description | 49 or 93km | 1523m elevation gain
A challenging hilly course in the back drops of the amazing Wairarapa Countryside. Remember to look up, it is beautiful country you are riding in!
Riders will start with a neutral rollout from Gladstone sport complex exit left onto Gladstone Road then turn left onto Te Whiti Road to Gladstone School where a rolling race starts. Right turn into Te Wharau Road and climb Kourarau Hill. Fast left corner off Kourarau decent on to Westmere Road left. Then left onto Masterton Stronvar Road to Limeworks climb. Fast left corner off Limeworks decent onto Lees Pakaraka Road. Left turn on to Te Whiti Road then left on to Te Wharau Road for the final 5km Kourarau Climb finishing just past the dam at Puketiro Road.
The short course is one lap; the long course is two laps.
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