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The Pioneer


You maybe aware that Central Otago is hosting the mountain bike event The Pioneer from the 25th - 30th November 2018.

If you are in the area during this time, please see below to be aware of where the race will be, and if all possible avoid riding, travelling in these areas during this time to help ensure the enjoyment & safety of everyone...

Tuesday 27th November:
8:00am – 11:00am Otago Central Rail Trail (Molyneux Park to Matangi Station) via the Roxburgh Gorge Trail
9:00am – 12:00pm Flat Top Hill trails.
11:00 – 5:00pm Clyde Enduro trail.
11:30 – 8:00pm Otago Central Rail Trail (from Clyde to Airport), Airport Trails, Boot Hill

Wednesday 28th November:
9:00 – 11:00am Alexandra – Clyde River Trail (Millennium Track)

Thursday 29th November:
9:00 – 1:00pm Carricktown Track
11:00 – 7:00pm Bannockburn Sluicing’s

Friday 30th November:
7:00am – 8:30am Kawarau River Track, Cromwell

In addition, there are various public roads that the event will be using as part of the course. We ask public to please obey traffic signs and marshal and slow down when riders are present.

We really appreciate your support!

More info about the Pioneer is here: