A long cruise along the rolling backroads of the Wairarapa, opening up around Lake Wairarapa before or during sunrise before hitting Route-52 and refueling at the Pongaroa Pub and returning via Dannevirke, Mangatainoka, Alfredton and Mauriceville.
This a Brevet des Randonneurs Mondiaux (BRM) ride, and counts as a qualifier for Paris-Brest-Paris 2019.
Two sets of lights and reflective jacket are essential, please refer to the Night Riding Rules.
In addition to checkpoints below:
- Alfredton School -> water 143km & 322km
- BP Pahiatua -> 290km (hours limited)
Checkpoint Date Time
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0km start: 05:00
75km open: 07:12
188km open: 10:32
248km open: 12:23
368km open: 16:08
416km open: 17:08