GET ON YOUR BIKE!
Sunday April 8th 2018, Waimate NZ
The Veterinary Centre Whitehorse Big Easy Event encompasses three separate events: bike, walk/run, and a team event - The Whitehorse Challenge. All of these are loop tracks, starting and ending at the Waimate A&P Show grounds. We also have 1.5km run or bike courses for younger children. More info below.
Race briefing will be at 10.15am at the show grounds, with race start times between 10.30 and 11.00am. The prize giving will be between 2.30 - 3.00pm.
Enter or Support
Enter a category or come along on the day to support the competitors and enjoy the festival like atmosphere at the Waimate A&P Show grounds.
Competitors and supporters can camp at the show grounds on the Saturday night before the event, please contact us to book a space. Ryan Luckman, 027 405 2772 or Send Email.
For other accommodation options, where to eat and what to do in Waimate click here.
Entries before April 3rd save $10 per entrant, plus your race bib will have your name printed on it. Entries will be taken on the day.
We have a 25km course and a 13km course, that include private forestry tracks and farm tracks with challenging hill climbs, great downhills and a view that makes it all worthwhile.
27KM OPEN EVENT:
27km course with 600m elevation.
Entry Fee $60
Under 16 at April 1st $40
13KM INTERMEDIATE EVENT:
13km course boasting easier gradients.
Entry Fee $30
Under 16 at April 1st $20
For the younger members of the family, we have the choice of a 1.5km bike or run around the Waimate A&P Showgrounds. Enter online or come along on the day!
Entry Fee $5
RUN & WALK
Runners and walkers can choose between an 18km run, and 12km and 5km walks or runs.
Similar to the open bike, the run offers some testing hills, private farm tracks and a great view!
Minimum age limit 16 years old.
Entry Fee: $45
12KM RUN OR WALK:
Still a challenging course, but accessible to everyone.
Minimum age limit 12 years old.
Entry Fee: $30 for adults
Under 16 at April 1st $10
5KM RUN OR WALK
Low cost entry, encouraging people to get out and about, with no excuse not to join in!
Entry Fee: $10 all ages
A great opportunity for friends and businesses to raise money for charity and pitch themselves against other teams in the race to become the Whitehorse Challenge winners!
This event is limited to 40 teams, each team must fundraise via a dedicated Give A Little page to raise $500 to enter. The funds from this section will be directed to local and national causes that have involvement in the local community.
The teams are made up of two people, one will complete a 25km bike and the other an 18km run.