Ride the Rakaia 

Cycle Ride



Will do the complete 100km!

Men's Race

Women's Race

School Boy (13-17)

School Girl (13-17)

Open Men (18-39)

Open Women (18-39)

Veteran Men (40-49)

Veteran Women (40-49)

Classic Men (50-59)

Classic Women (50-59)

Vintage Men (60-69)

Vintage Women (60-69)

Seasoned Men (70+)

E-Bike (Non-Competitve)

Seasoned Women (70+)

E-Bike (Non-Competitve)

Clydesdale and Clydesdalesses

One for the big guys and girls, males over 100kg and females over 75kg (without the bike) and will be weighed after the race so you have to be a solid 100kg or 75kgs. If we need to weigh you we will. When entering just enter the Clydesdale section, no Team Section for Clydesdale and Clydesdalesses.

Ride the Bridge - Recreational Ride

Experience the Rakaia River and Overhead Bridge Crossings with hundreds of other cyclists. Ride the Bridge starts at Salmon Tales at the same time as the Ride the Rakaia riders. You will travel across the Mighty Rakaia River and then travel up to the Te Pirita Hall. You will then continue up the Rakaia River Terrace Road to the finish.

There are no age group categories just Male and Female.  Entry fee for the Ride the Rakaia Recreational Ride is $49.00.


There will be no refunds although for a $20 fee you can transfer your entry to another person.  All category winners and spot prize winners must be at the prize giving to receive your prize.  Any transfers must be completed by the Sunday prior to the Race.

Should the event have to be cancelled due to force majure, there will be no refund of entry fee.