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Forrest GrapeRide (13th Edition) -Saturday 4th March 2017 (2500 limit)
Information Booklet

202km: The Magnum (2 laps) $110
101km: Speed Bunnies Open $110 (Club and NZ registered riders) 
101km: Individual $110 UCI World Series Qualifier (New) and Recreational riders
101km: Single Speed  $110 (Single speed bikes only) 
101km: The Doctors Rest Clinic (stop at Momorangi Bay) $120
101km: E-Bike (Any electric assisted bicycle) $110
101km: Recumbent $110

42km: Nissan Taster $75
42km: E-Bike $75

Cancer Riders:$50 All courses (Reduced fee is only for recovering or recovered cancer riders)

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Explanation of Categories

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UCI World Gran Fondo Series Qualifier for Road Race and TT

We are very excited to announce that the Forrest Graperide has again been included in the UCI Gran Fondo World as a qualifying event and the only one in New Zealand. Those solo riders who finish in the top 25% in the road race will be offered a place at the UCI Gran Fondo series final in Albi, France for both the road race and the individual time trial. Your age is calculated as being what your age is at 31 December 2017. This may change for the final as UCI normally uses the 31st of December for the year you compete to calculate this. For more information on the series click here. http://www.uciworldcyclingtour.com/
and UCI Riders Briefing 

The Doctors Rest Clinic 
New in 2016 and back for 2017, you get to stop at the half way mark (54km) which is Momorangi Bay in the Queen Charlotte Sound where your time is paused on arrival. Your time does not start again until you get back on your bike and head for home. Your entry fee of $120 will cover your coffee and muffin.

E-Bike! 
Back for 2017, this category includes any bike that has the ability of being electric assisted. Bikes of up to 300 watts of power output are legally allowed on NZ roads.
Single Speed 
There is a male and female classification with no age classification. Single speed bikes must be free wheeling and have front and rear brakes.

Team Categories 
For all our team entrants your results will only be shown in the team results display. For standard teams individual's time will show in the team results when you look at each team's details. Individual relay times are not able to be shown.

To avoid the team member’s double dipping team members are automatically removed from the individual results so the individual members of teams do not show in the individual place or age group listings.
Categories - Male, all female and mixed options.
Corporate - Work colleagues
Social - Family and friends 

Trophy Teams

Teams of 4 (2x 101km course and 2x 42km course) with team placing based on individual category placings of the four team members. Team entry $300 per team

Tandem Teams
202km: $220
101km: $220
42km: $150
Relay Teams
101km: 2 riders $220
101km: 3 riders $220
Two Rider Option:One rider will have to ride two legs. This can be any two of the three legs.
Three Rider Option: One rider is to complete each section with transitions at Picton and Havelock.
Standard Teams 
101km: $330
Three riders: All team members are to ride the full 101km course. Team time is the combined times. 
Late Entry Fees
If entering after midnight on Monday the 20th of February all individuals entrants add $20 and teams add $40.

CATEGORIES
Age Categories for Recreational Riders and UCI World Series Competitors
Your age is calculated/defined as being what your age on the 31st of December 2017.
Juniors 13-18yrs  (Not available for UCI qualification)
Open   19+
Vintage 1 35+
Vintage 2 40+
Vintage 3 45+
Classic Vintage 4 50+
Classic Vintage 5 55+
Classic Vintage 6 60+
Classic Vintage 7 65+
Classic Vintage 8 70+
Classic Vintage 9 75+
Classic Vintage 10 80+

Ricoh Speed Bunny Mens and Womens Individual and Teams
The Speed Bunny section has been part of the Graperide from year one (2005) and will still be recognised in its current format.  It is ages of 19 and over and special dispensation will be made to younger riders should they be able to prove they are capable of riding at that level. This is the only category where riders are riding for cash prizes and trophies. Riders will be riding for a 1st placing cash prize of $1000. 

  • Recognise down to eight place for the men and women down to 5th place 
  • Cash prizes down to 5th place for the men and third place for the women. 1st place cash prize for both men and women will be $1000 
  • There must be a minimum of 40 riders for the men and 20 for the women for the cash prizes to be allocated as above
  • Should the mens field be 50 or more riders, and the womens field 30 or more, the 1st place cash prize will be increased to $2000
  • A separate team cash prize of $1000 will go to the the best 3 combined times of a team from the elite Speed Bunnies men and women
  • There will need to be a minimum of at least 4 mens and 3 womens teams for the team cash prize to be activated 
  • Any team that can field 3 or more riders will be eligible to have a support vehicle follow them around the course

The Speed Bunny category will start as it always has done separately from the main field at 8.15am and is a gun start. 

 

 

 


Enter now for 2017. Click here to enter!

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Entries are limited to 2500 again for the 13th edition of the main event on Saturday the 4th of March 2017 so we urge you more than ever to enter now to secure your place at the start line! 

When entries reach 2500 entries the online entry system will close off. We will then start a list for entrants wanting to go into a reserve list. Simply email the organisers at gomarlborough@gmail.com to register your interest.

Hard Copy Entries - Click on the link for the downloadable individual entry form- Entry form For all other team entries you will have to make contact with the organisers by emailing gomarlborough@gmail.com phoning Duncan at 021 377 317.
There is a $5 administration fee for manual entries. Please make cheques out to Go Marlborough Ltd and post to:Go Marlborough Ltd, PO Box 226,Blenheim 7240

The late entry fee of $20 will begin on Monday the 20th of February at midnight and entries will close at midnight on Sunday the 27th February at midnight 2017 or when we reach 2500 entries for the main event. Late entries will still be accepted at registration if spaces are available!

Registrations

  • Forrest Graperide (main event)- Friday the 3rd starting at 10am. Please use this option where possible as there will only be a skeleton crew covering registrations on the Saturday morning. A friend can sign for your race pack on your behalf. To avoid any queues where possible we suggest you avoid the after work and ferry influx time slots. Registration times are as follows:

10am - 10pm: Friday 3 March at Forrest Estate - Access Map

6.15am - 9.15am: Saturday 4 March at Forrest Estate (Only for Nelson entrants and genuine late comers) Access Map

You can enter online via our secure DPS server with payment by Visa or Mastercard. All online entries will receive a confirmation of entry email with your entry reference number.

Your statement will show the payment to Go Marlborough (GM). An initial electronic confirmation notification will be sent to you immediately after you enter. About two weeks out from the event you will receive another e ticket with your race number and registration information. After entering the event you will have the opportunity to change the estimated time you believe you can complete the ride in. There will be no changes allowed once your race number has been sent to you.

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Information Booklet - coming soon. 

FOOD OPTIONS FOR FRIDAY 3  MARCH AND SATURDAY 4 MARCH

As always there will be plenty of quality food available for everyone at the venue on both the Friday registration day and the main day. Details of this will be available just prior to the event.

THE STU DOWNS MEMORIAL TROPHY

The Trophy for the most 'Most Inspirational Cyclist' entered in Marlborough's annual Forrest Graperide was awarded to Jon Cunliffe from Blenheim. The trophy is made of whale bone and heart rimu and the artist/carver was Norm Clark of Orua- Tepuia, Queen Charlotte Drive. Norm was an internationally recognised carver and his depiction of a cyclist under stress fitted the concept envisaged by Stu Downs parents, Murray and Chris Downs.
If you would like to nominate a person that has inspired people into getting on a bike just like Stu did, them send us an email to gomarlborough@gmail.com and that person will be considered as a recipient of this beautiful award. 
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Merchandise                     

Tee Shirts  

These will be available from the Inview stand at registration and on the day of the event.

Tineli Cycle Gear

Each year Tineli's provide us with a brand new design and look for the event and for the 2017 event they have again come up with a stunner! It is a case of the design coming some way back to its roots of what the event is all about. Never ones to conform with the added ingredients of showing what the event is all about and whats its roots are!
You will be able to purchase the kit as a combo of top and pants, top and bib shorts, top, bib shorts or pants on their own. If you choose either of the combos you will pick up a free pair of the gloves valued at $39.95.
Pricing:
Top and bib shorts combo $279.90
Top and shorts combo  $239.90
Top only $129.95
Bib shorts only $149.95

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The gloves $39.95. Remember if you purchase a combo of the top and pants or bib shorts the gloves are free!

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Merchandise for 2017 is available to order as you enter online. These will be available from late October 2017 
Orders received before 31 January 2017:
These will be sent out if they are in stock. If you live overseas these will be available to collect at registration.  
Orders received after the 1 February 2017:
If in stock these will be available at registration. If not these will be posted out after the event. 

Click on the Tineli sizing guide for more information:

Forrest Graperide Merino Socks from Mihi Merino

Back by very popular demand are the Mihi Merino event socks. The merino wool used in these NZ made socks is grown right here in Marlborough. These can be purchased when you enter online for an amazing price of just $25. 


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News / Media

Course Info and Maps

Important General and Safety Information

Forrest Graperide Saturday 4th March 2017

All riders must be at the briefing.
Riders will be released in pulses of 40 to 50 riders at one and two minute intervals.
Remember your time does not start until you cross the start mats (Speed Bunnies and UCI groups released on gun start).

202km - Magnum: 4 March 5.45am / 6.00am
202km - Tandem Riders 4 March  5.45am / 6.00am
101km - Ricoh Speed Bunnies: 4 March  8.05am / 8.15am
101km - All UCI and recreational riders  8.15 / onward
42km -Nissan Taster Course: 2 April  9.15am approx / 9.30am

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Race Numbers

Please ensure that you position yourself at the start line according to the allocated wave you have been given. The numbers relate to the estimated time you selected when you entered online so it is very important that you remain within these groups at the start.

For safety reasons marshals are very strict about policing this.

Wave allocations relate to the following timing groups and riders in the recreational sections will be sent off in the following order.

UCI Entries  - by age grade
2.30 to 2.45 - Wave A
2.45 to 3.00 - Wave B
Fast tandems - Social tandems self marshall
3.00 to 3.30 - Wave C
3.30 to 4.00 - Wave D
4.00 to 4.30 - Wave E
4.30 to 5.00 - Wave F
5 hours plus - Wave G

Taster 42km - Wave H

Any late entries will be allocated a 9000 series number and can self-marshal to the appropriate time group. 

 

 

                                    

 

42km NISSAN TASTER COURSE DESCRIPTION

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This course is designed to offer beginner riders the opportunity to cut their teeth on a shorter distance rather than to have to complete the 101km course.

This is a predominantly flat course and once riders exit off the state highway they make their way along what is known as the Tuamarina Track. There is a gravel section that runs for 3km in length at approximately the 30km mark. There is a major upgrade of the gravel section in the days leading up to the event to ensure it is in the very best condition it can possibly be immediately prior to you riding on it.  If riders are concerned about the gravel then we suggest you ride this on a mountain bike or cyclocross bike.

Click here to view map and more details

101KM INDIVIDUAL COURSE DESCRIPTION

The Forrest GrapeRide traverses a 101km circuit through some of the most stunning scenery New Zealand has to offer. The start/finish venue is the beautiful Forrest Estate at Renwick which is in the heart of this famous wine growing region. From the start line you will head out onto SH 6 and will be quickly through the township of Renwick which is 2.5km from the start. You will travel down Old Renwick Rd to Blenheim which is at the 14km mark and onto SH 1. You will glide through a number of small townships, Spring Creek at 19km, historic Tua Marina (23km), Koromiko (35km) and Picton is 40km from the start.  You will now be on the famed Queen Charlotte Drive and viewing much of the stunning Inner Queen Charlotte Sound. This is simply spectacular riding through New Zealand's picture postcard landscape. You will drop in and out of Shakespeare Bay, Governors Bay, Ngakuta Bay and then Momorangi Bay (54km). It is at Momorangi Bay you will have the option for having a break for a coffee and muffin. This option is available on the online entry system and is described as 'The Doctors Rest Clinic'. Once through Momorangi Bay you pass through 'The Grove', Linkwater and Havelock which is the 73km mark. It is then 28km (hopefully with the prevailing north westerly) of rolling countryside home to Forrest Estate.

Click here to view map and more details

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TEAM AND TANDEM COURSE DESCRIPTION FOR 101KM RIDE

All tandem, relay teams and standard teams ride the same scenic route as the individual riders.

 

  

RICOH & THE COPIER COMPANY 101KM SPEED BUNNIES COURSE DESCRIPTION

This category is for pro/elite racers. Riders must be nationally registered and show this documentation at registration. They ride the same classic 101km course. These riders will be riding for cash. Riders in this category are able to qualify for the UCI Gran Fondo Finals in Albi, France however due to the fact that they are not starting in their age category they will not be eligible to win their age grade in qualifying and thereby receive the UCI age grade winners jersey. Riders who are current national elite titleholders or who currently have UCI ranking points are not eligible to qualify for the UCI Gran Fondo World Finals.

Click here to view map and more details

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THE 'MAGNUM' 202KM 

It's twice round the stunning 101km circuit and this is available to all recreational riders. Up early on March 4th, 5.45am briefing for a 6.00am start. Please pay particular attention to the equipment requirements for this event as sunrise on 4 March is 7.10am (you will be starting in the dark).

 Click here to view map and more details

THE ULTIMATE 505KM

This is 5 laps of the the standard 101km course. Due to insufficient entries the Ultimate will not proceed in 2017.

Click here for more details of the requirements and rules for this category 

Future Forrest GrapeRide Dates

2017 – 24/3/2017

2018 – TBC

2019 -  TBC

2020 -  TBC

FAQ

FAQ

At times due to situations beyond our control there may be slight changes to the information stated below. Please ensure you check our website again prior to the event. Please email gomarlborough@gmail.com if you cannot find the answer to your query in our FAQ.

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POLICE SAFETY MESSAGE 

'There are no closed roads so you need to obey the road rules at all times, particularly do not cross the centre line and do not cut corners.To that end police staff will be policing this event and any infringement or bad road behaviour detected from a cyclist will be dealt with by way of enforcement through the most appropriate means.' Sgt Mike Western Blenheim Police

Click here to read full safety message

Updating Your Profile FAQ

Please check your personal profile to ensure your details are accurate.You can update your personal details at any time - address, phone number, medical condition, emergency contact name and number, DOB, gender! 

  • How do I update my profile?
  • We will present your profile information to you so you can quickly check each time you sign up to an event that is hosted by Event Plus, or you can login anytime and update your details. If you change your profile details, these changes will be immediately updated to any events that you have signed up for in the past or future. 
  • What is the advantage of having a profile?
  • Having a profile makes it faster for you to sign up for EventPlus hosted events by providing the ability for you to save your basic profile details so you do not have to fill in your personal details every time you enter.  EventPlus is a sports event framework. Only organisers whose events you have signed up to can see your profile information. Organisers cannot see any information about any other events which you have signed up for.     

Entry Transfer FAQ

  • Refunds
  • Withdrawals are non-refundable but an entrant may transfer their entry to someone else.
  • Participants can formally transfer their entry to someone else up until Friday 13 January 2017. Due to the amount of processing and administration required a transfer fee of $25 applies.
  • Can I transfer my entry to next year?
  • No your entry cannot be rolled over to the following year.
  • How do I transfer my entry to someone else?
  • You can transfer your entry to someone else up until Friday 13 January 2017. Please follow the entry transfer process outlined below.
  • 1. The person you are transferring your entry to needs to download a hard copy entry form. 
  • 2. Mark clearly at the top of the entry form ENTRY TRANSFER 2017.
  • 3. Complete all your own details clearly and sign.
  • 4. Attach a cheque if posting for the following fees or pay by direct credit. 
  • Our account details are: Westpac Blenheim 03 0599 0486341 000 
  • Ensure you write Entry Transfer and your name and race number for our records
  • - $25 transfer fee to be included
  • - Add entry fee difference also if changing to a longer category 
  • - Changing to a shorter category will not be refunded
  • 5. Attach the new entry form to the original entrant's entry ticket and email/post to the event organisers by Friday 13  January 2017.
  • 6. Once the entry transfer documentation has been received and processed the new entrant will receive an email confirming their entry.
  • Transfers to another category received before Friday 13 January 2017
  • There is no charge for changing between event categories if you notify us by email before Friday 13 January 2017.
  • Transfers to another category received after 13 January 2017
  • There are absolutely no fees for our cancer riders that wish to transfer between event categories.
  • There will be a $10 administration fee for all transfer requests between event categories received after 13 January.
  • 1. Email admin@tose.co.nz clearly outlining your request to transfer your entry to a different event category.
  • 2. Attach a cheque if posting for the following fees or pay by direct credit. 
  • Our account details are: Westpac Blenheim 03 0599 0486341 000 
  • Ensure you write Entry Transfer and your name and race number for our records 
  • -$10 transfer fee to be included
  • -Add entry fee difference also if changing to a longer category 
  • -Changing to a shorter category will not be refunded
  • 3. Once the entry transfer documentation has been received and processed you will receive a confirmation email.
  • Late transfers received after the 3rd of February
  • You are still able to transfer to a different category but please note that all late transfer requests received after Friday 3rd of February will be processed on Friday the 3rd March at registration. Please complete a change request form at the Help Desk before you collect your race pack. There is no eftpos at the Help Desk at registration so please bring cash or cheque.
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GENERAL FAQ

  • Bank - ANZ
  • The ANZ bank will be available at Forrest Wines.
  • Bike Parking
  • There will be an area at the rear of Forrest Wines behind the stage area for you to place your bike if unable to return it to your vehicle. Thank you for keeping the grassed area clear of bikes to avoid congestion.
  • Bike Repairs
  • Bikefit Marlborough are located at 24 Market Street North right in the centre of town. Shop hours for the weekend of the Forrest GrapeRide  will be Friday 3rd March - 8am to 8pm, Saturday 4th March - 9am to 3pm and Sunday 5th March - 9am to 3pm
  • Bike Storage
  • Keen to travel without your bike? For those wanting to avoid the hassle of having to dismantle their bikes Bikefit Blenheim will store it and assemble it for you and have it ready in pristine condition for you to collect on the Friday. Cost for this will be $30. Give them a call at 03 9722239 or email info@bike-fit.co.nz   
  • Coffee
  • To avoid congestion there will be two CPR coffee cart areas at Forrest Wines.
  • Course Closure
  • Due to traffic management plans the course and finish line will be officially closed at 2.30pm. The courses will no longer be marked or marshalled after this time. Participants may continue at their leisure but will need to provide their own support after this time and will be continuing as a member of the public and not an official entrant. You will be asked to hand in your race number and transponder to the tail end Charlie and these will be kept at the Help Desk for you to collect.
  • Drink Stations
  • There will be a drink station located at Linkwater which is approximately the 60km mark on the 101km course. This is manned by Linkwater School staff and children as a fund raiser for the school and water will be available.   
  • First Aid
  • First aid will be available around the course. If you are feeling unwell, let a marshal or event official know and they will summon first aid personnel. Do not continue if you are not well. At Forrest Wines there will also be a first aid station near the start /finish line.
  • Forrest GrapeRide Dates
  • Future dates are set as follows. It is a good idea to book your accommodation well in advance. 
  • 2018 - 7 April 
    2019 - To be advised
    2020 - To be advised
  • Gear Storage- Ricoh Tent
  • Look for the gear storage flag.The gear storage area will be located at the Ricoh branded tent by the start / finish banner. Place your race number drop bag label on your bag and leave this at the tent. This gear will be supervised but organisers take no responsibility for lost gear.  
  • Lost Property
  • Please take all lost property to the Help Desk. If you have lost something please write all details in the lost property register so we can return it if found.
  • Massage
  • Marlborough massage therapists will be available to help your recovery at the massage tent. This is under the trees to the west of the winery.
  • Merchandise
  • Pre-ordered Tineli gear will be sent to you as long as it is in stock. If you have ordered gear within 6 weeks of the event it will be available to collect at registration. If the late orders are not in stock these will become back orders.
  • Parking
  • Parking is available at the venue for a gold coin donation. All funds go to local charities. Click here to find the the exact locations for parking and also the safest way for you to leave the venue. These areas will be clearly signposted.
  • Photos
  • Event photographers will be on the course and photos will be available to order from our website.
  • Spectator Spots
  • There are a number of places along the course to take up a good vantage point to see the riders go speeding passed on their bikes. Please make sure you are well off to the side of the road and preferably on the opposite side to of the road to the riders.  A reminder that under no circumstances are you to follow riders around the course.
  • Supporters
  • Under no circumstances are you to follow riders around the course as we need to keep traffic to a minimum. Supporters are not allowed on the course unless they have stationed themselves in a position around the course prior to the start of the event.
  • Toilets
  • At Forrest Wines there will be a bank of portaloo toilets behind the hedges near the start/finish area and also to the right behind the stage area. On the course there are portaloos at the transition areas and also at the carpark on SH 6 to the north of the venue. There are also public toilets at Momorangi Bay.

Race Numbers FAQ

  • What does my race number mean?
  • Please ensure that you position yourself at the start line according to the allocated race number you have been given. The numbers relate to the estimated time you selected when you entered online so it is very important that you remain within these groups at the start. Race start information here.

    For safety reasons marshals are very strict about policing this. You can not elevate yourself up a group but may drop back if needing to on the day.

    E-ticket bib numbers relate to the following timing groups and riders will be sent off in the following order.

    2.30 to 2.45 - Wave A
    2.45 to 3.00 - Wave B
    Fast tandems - Social tandems self marshal
    3.00 to 3.30 - Wave C
    3.30 to 4.00 - Wave D
    4.00 to 4.30 - Wave E
    4.30 to 5.00 - Wave F
    5 hours plus - Wave G

    Taster 42km - Wave H

    All late entries will be allocated a 9000 series number and can self-marshal to the appropriate time group. 

Timing FAQ    

  • Tandem Queries
  • A reminder that for our tandem teams the certificate will only display the tandem team name and not the names of both riders.
  • Team Queries
  • A reminder that for our team entrants their results will only be shown in the team results display. Each individual's time will show in the results when they look at each team's details. To avoid double dipping team members are automatically removed from the individual results and do not show in the individual place or age group listings.
  • Timing Queries
  • Speed Bunnies and UCI qualification riders will be gun start. All other categories will be decided on the basis of actual elapsed time. If you have any queries regarding your time please email Andrew Ninness directly at andrew@ninnessassociates.co.nz   
  • Timing Results
  • All results on the day are provisional only and will be displayed inside the Forrest Wines tasting room as soon as they become available. Please check the provisional results and advise the Help Desk of any anomalies.Timing results will be available on our website after the event.   

Event Heroes FAQ  

  • What if I stopped to assist a rider?
  • If you stopped to assist a rider and therefore feel your time has been compromised please complete an Event Heroes form at the Help Desk. Your individual time will be adjusted and you will be able to print out your certificate with your estimated finish time. Please note that the actual finishers will not be deprived of their placing but you will be able to see where you may have been placed with your estimated time without this having an impact on the awards.   
 

 

 

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Safety FAQ

Safety equipment as follows is required for the magnum as outlined in the Land Transport Act 1998 during the hours of darkness.

  • Safety checklist
  • A rear red or yellow reflector 
    A steady rear-facing red light that can be seen at night from a distance of 100 metres 
    A steady white or yellow forward-facing light that can be seen at night from a distance of 100 metres
    A front flashing white or orange light may also be fitted 
    Yellow pedal reflectors or reflective straps attached to the lower parts of the cyclist's legs
    Reflective vest, jacket or waist band

Magnums FAQ

  • Is there extra support for magnum riders?
  • The magnum riders will have a feed station made available to them just on the eastern side of the Wairau Bridge on SH6 which is out about the 99km mark on the first lap. This is the one and only feed zone for the magnums and will be manned from 8.30am to 9.30am. You will be able to leave marked drink or feed bags at the Ricoh tent by 5.45am.These will be taken to this feed zone and be left on the manned table for you to collect on the first lap. Those riders who have a support crew must ensure their crew uses this offical feed zone. Ensure your crew parks on the western side of SH 6 opposite the feed zone and walk safely across the road to use this area. There is to be no following of the magnum riders at any stage of the event. 

 

How do I secure the transponder to my bike? 

Click here for instructions

 

Grape Crushing Virgins FAQ

When you enter online you are invited to be a Grape Crushing virgin. You are allowed to have ridden at every Forrest GrapeRide but to be eligible to be a virgin this simply means that you have never crushed grapes before at the Forrest GrapeRide. 

Your task is to crush the grapes for the bottle of wine that all riders receive if they return in 2018.

Please collect your special tee shirt from Inview at registration. Assemble wearing your tee shirt at 2.45pm near the stage area. Showers will be available for you after this ceremony!

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Prize Giving FAQ

  • When will prize giving start? 
  • Prize giving will start at about 3.15pm at Forrest Estate. We will be rolling out the red carpet to speed up the access way to the stage. Thank you for positioning yourself close to the stage or access way if you are a prize winner. If wet, due to the difficulty of having a large enough venue our major spot prizes and category winners will be displayed on our website as soon as possible. Please collect your prize / medal from the prize giving team on the stage area if you know you are a category winner and all spot prizes and unclaimed prizes / medals will be sent out. 
  • What awards are given?
  • All first three placegetters in the magnum and speed bunny categories will be asked to come on stage.
  • Due to time constraints only the winners in the recreational 101km will be called on stage. Category place getters in the 42km will not receive any prize or medal.
  • All other placegetters 101km will be called out and will pick up their medal from the base of the stage.
  • You will need to be present at prize giving with your race number to be in with a chance to win one of our spot prizes. Place your race number tear off strip in the red bin provided on the stage area to be eligible for a spot prize.
  • Prizes will also be awarded for the best dressed male and female so make yourself noticed out there on the course!   
  • Will there be certificates?
  • Yes, certificates will be available from our website after the event.