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2 By on Wednesday May 11 2011

‘Super D’ style races are the future, just ask anyone who turned up to race Sunday’s Triple Crown event in Rotorua. Full blown XC guys went head to head against full blown DH dudes and full time trail riders over three solid courses. Bikes ranged… More ›

The Triple Crown is coming

0 By on Monday April 11 2011

Winter’s coming but the good news is that so is the Triple Crown (Sunday 8th May) – New Zealand’s premier all-mountain bike race (according to last year’s 23rd place getter Stuart Warnes). The aim of Triple Crown is to pit Downhillers against Cross Countriers against… More ›


2 By on Thursday June 10 2010 in Racing

So I’ve attempted to do this race once, and now with the 2010 event in the bag I’ve piked on it once as well. Even though it was a few weeks ago now, I’m still regretting not going…next year for sure. I mean honestly, the… More ›


0 By on Monday April 12 2010 in Racing

A couple of years ago Leif, Mark, Simeon and I tried very hard to enter the Rotorua MTB clubs Triple Crown event. Two cancellations later and a closed forest (they even had security guards) we never did end up racing. Well the event is back… More ›