BFA Crank It At Craters 2019
This Event Is Now Closed.

Online entries for this event are now CLOSED! You can still enter at the event registration on Saturday 16th of March between 7.30am - 2.30pm at the The Hub cafe car park. Please arrive in plenty of time to get ready for your race. Cash or Cheque is preferred. 

Welcome to our new event for 2019, the BFA Crank It @ Craters!! These new events consist of riding two or more laps of a 12.5km single track course designed for this event. Ride 25km, 50km or 100km on stunning single tracks built by Bike Taupo at Craters Mountain Bike Park, Wairakei Forest, Taupo. 
Rider complete the 12.5km single track circuit and on completion of each lap, riders may enter a feeding station at the start/finish zone which will include biscuits, sweets, bananas, sports bars. sports drink and water to refull. 
Craters 100km solo riders will complete eight laps starting at 9.00am along with the Craters 100km team rifers. Teams are made up of four riders each completing two 12.5km laps. Craters 50km riders will complete four laps starting at 12pm (noon) with Craters 25km riders completing two laps starting at 2.00pm. All competitors will receive a goodie bag, stunning finisher's medal and post event meal voucher. Everyone is eligible for a large range of spot prizes. Prize giving will be held at 5.00pm from the start/finish zone. 
Craters 12.5km kids event is available for children aged 8 to 12 years old. They will receive a finisher's medal and post event kids meal voucher. This is a great way to involve the whole family!

Limited numbers!!!!!
Due to the forest concession, the event has limited numbers so enter early to avoid disappointment. 

Event Timetable
7.30am - 2.30pm: Registration at The Hub cafe car park (please note new registration time)
9.00am:                Start of the Craters 100km solo and teams event
12.00om:              Start of the Craters 50km event
2.00pm:                Start of the Pure Blonde Craters 25km event
3.00pm:                Start of the Kids 12.5km event
5.00pm:                Prize-giving held at the event start/finish line

Entry Options
Craters 100km solo event
Grades: U23, 23-39yrs, 40-49yrs, 50+yrs, single speed

Craters 100km team event (4 person team)
Grades: Men, Women

Craters 50km solo event
Grades: U23, 23-39yrs, 40-49yrs, 50+yrs, single speed, e-bike

Pure Blonde Craters 25km solo event
Grades: U23, 23-39yrs, 40-49yrs, 50+yrs, single speed, e-bike

Craters Kids 12.5km event (8yrs - 12yrs)
Grades: male, female 

Entry Fees (all fees include a finishers medal and post event meal voucher)
Craters 100km solo event    $110
Craters 100km team event  $225
Craters 50km solo event      $90
Craters 25km solo event      $75
Kids 12.5km solo event        $45

Late Fee
Solo events - $15 per person from Tuesday 5th March (unless sold out prior)
Team event - $45 per team from Tuesday 5th March (unless sold out prior)

Cut Off Time
No one can start another lap after 4pm. 

Event Details


Craters Mountain Bike Park, Taupo
Contact Us
Telephone: 07 348 3301
Website: Visit Event Website