February 10-19, 2017

Media 2016

2017 dates are confirmed...

Posted by bluedog media Jun 9, 2016

The 5th anniversary festival will run from February 10 - 19, 2017...

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Breaking news...

Posted by bluedog media Jun 9, 2016

The Irish are coming...

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The Highlights Reel...

Posted by bluedog media Jun 9, 2016

• Over 5600 participants.
• World championship tiles decided.
• Events for everyone in our community of bikers - local, regional, national, Australia, the world.
• 10 days of magic...

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That's a wrap...

Posted by bluedog media Jun 9, 2016

History was made in Rotorua’s Whakarewarewa Forest in the weekend when Australian Jason English won a seventh straight title at the WEMBO World Solo 24 Hour Mountain Bike Championships.

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Weather...

Posted by bluedog media Jun 9, 2016

Immediate release
After 3 years of perfect weather and a record-breaking opening weekend, the Rotorua Bike Festival is being affected by the current heavy rain and strong winds.

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The records...

Posted by bluedog media Jun 9, 2016

Weekend 1 saw records smashed at the 4th Rotorua Bike Festival...

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Festival time...

Posted by bluedog media Jun 9, 2016

In good shape...and good hands...

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Festival 2016 - It's a Mum's world...

Posted by bluedog media Jun 9, 2016

This is a man's world. But it wouldn't be nothing, nothing, without a woman or a girl
James Brown must have foreseen the rise of women at the Rotorua Bike Festival - half of the events have a woman in the driving seat, steering what they hope will be more mums, daughters and BFFs to choose two wheels for socialising and exercise.

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MTB Adventure Quest returns...

Posted by bluedog media Jun 9, 2016

...and a generous offer from an organiser...

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The return of the Skyline Sprint Warrior...

Posted by bluedog media Jun 9, 2016

...and the debut of the Fundy Hundy.

The Fundy Hundy is set to change the shape of mountain bike racing in Rotorua, New Zealand.
Literally.

It will be part of the Skyline Sprint Warrior at the city’s annual Bike Festival in February.

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1.9 kilometres of 'smooth'...

Posted by bluedog media Jun 9, 2016

Riding one of the smoothest 1.9 kilometres of tarmac in New Zealand's Bay of Plenty sounds easy, right? 
Not when the sun has set and the only illumination are landing lights and a big screen conveying the action to a crowd of over 1000 - and with riders hitting over 60 klicks...read on...

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Rotorua - a unique biking destination

Posted by bluedog media Jun 9, 2016

World Championships, IMBA gold status, Crankworx and more...

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Christmas 2015

Posted by bluedog media Jun 9, 2016

Happy holidays from the Festival team...

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Two months to go!

Posted by bluedog media Jun 9, 2016

2 months (and a bit) to go, 10 days, 10,000 wheels, Summer sun, serious fun...

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