We are excited to be taking the 2017 Day Night Thriller, back to Tokoroa at Cougar MTB Park on the 23rd of September.
Individuals and teams complete a 7km, 20-30 minute circuit which has been designed and approved by the Tokoroa Mountain Bike Club, including former Commonwealth Games representative, Mike Northcott.
12 hour event
6 hour event
3 hour event
NEW Course for 2017!!
Tokoroa Mountain Bike Club and South Star Trail builders have designed a NEW course for 2017 at the awesome Cougar Mountain Bike Park. The course loops around a 7km track, through ‘tent city’, fast open park grounds, a mix of forestry roads, single trails, uphill, downhill and plenty of sweet, sweet berms, all amongst a mature pine forest. Tokoroa Mountain Bike Club have designed and built this awesome mountain bike park, with the help of trail building legend Jeff Carter.
The 12 hour event starts at 10am Saturday morning and goes through until 10pm Saturday. These events are open to solo riders and teams of 2 – 5 people. The 6 hour event starts at 10am Saturday morning and goes through to 4pm. It is open to solo riders and teams of 2 – 5 people. The 3 hour event starts at 1pm Saturday afternoon and goes through to 4pm. It is open to solo riders only.
Friday 22nd September
4pm - 8.30pm: Registration - Tokora Cricket Grounds, Tokoroa Memorial Sports Grounds, 17 Mossop Road.
4pm - 8.30pm: Park opens for teams to set up camp sites. You must register first.
Saturday 23rd September
7.30am - 12.30pm: Registration - Tokoroa Cricket Grounds, Tokoroa Memorial Sports Grounds, 17 Mossop Road.
7.30am - 9am: Park open for teams to set up camp sites. You must register first. All 12 and 6 hour teams/solos must be parked by 9am.
9.45am: Event briefing
10am: Start of 12 and 6 hour event for solo riders and teams.
1pm: Start of 3 hour event for solo riders.
4pm: Finish of 6 and 3 hour event.
4.30pm: Prize-giving for 6 and 3 hour event.
10pm: Finish of 12 hour event.
10.30pm: Prize giving for 12 hour event.