BFA Crank It At Craters 2020

Due to the recommendations from the government annoucement on Monday 16th March, Event Promotions with the support of major sponsors BFA have decided to cancel this event for 2020 with the event to go ahead in 2021. All current entries will be held until the 2021 event with a date to be announced later in the year. Thank you for your patience and understanding. 

Welcome back to the BFA Crank It @ Craters for 2020!! This event consists of riding two or more laps of a 12.5km single track course designed especially for this event. Ride 25km, 50km or 100km on stunning single tracks built by Bike Taupo at Craters Mountain Bike Park, Wairakei Forest, Taupo. Riders complete the 12.5km single track circuit and on completion of each lap, riders may enter a feeding station at the start/finish zone which will include biscuits, sweets, bananas, sports bars. sports drink and water to refuel. Craters 100km solo riders will complete eight laps starting at 9.00am along with the Craters 100km team riders. Teams are made up of four riders each completing two 12.5km laps. Craters 50km riders will complete four laps starting at 12pm (noon) with Craters 25km riders completing two laps starting at 2.00pm. All competitors will receive a stunning finisher's medal. Everyone is eligible for a large range of spot prizes. Prize giving will be held at 5.00pm from the start/finish zone.
The Craters 12.5km kids event is available for children aged 8 to 13 years old. They will receive a finisher's medal and post event kids meal voucher. This is a great way to involve the whole family!

Limited numbers!!!!!
Due to the forest concession, the event has limited numbers so enter early to avoid disappointment. 

Event Timetable
7.30am - 2.30pm: Registration at The Hub cafe car park
9.00am:                Start of the Craters 100km solo and teams event
12.00om:              Start of the Craters 50km event
2.00pm:                Start of the Craters 25km event
3.00pm:                Start of the Kids 12.5km event
5.00pm:                Prize-giving held at the event start/finish line

Entry Options
Craters 100km solo event
Grades: U23, 23-39yrs, 40-49yrs, 50+yrs

Craters 100km team event (2 - 4 person team)
Grades: Men, Women, Mixed (min. 1 woman)

Craters 50km solo event
Grades: U23, 23-39yrs, 40-49yrs, 50+yrs, e-bike

Craters 25km solo event
Grades: U23, 23-39yrs, 40-49yrs, 50+yrs, e-bike

Craters Kids 12.5km event (8yrs - 13yrs)
Grades: male, female 

Early Bird Fee - First 50 riders - all fees include a finishers medal
Craters 100km team event  $200
Craters 100km solo event   $100
Craters 50km solo event     $80
Craters 25km solo event     $65
Kids 12.5km solo event       $40

Standrd Entry Fees (until 17th March 2020) - all fees include a finishers medal
Craters 100km team event  $225
Craters 100km solo event   $110
Craters 50km solo event     $90
Craters 25km solo event     $75
Kids 12.5km solo event       $45

Late Fee (from 18th March 2020) - all fees include a finishers medal
Craters 100km team event  $270
Craters 100km solo event   $125
Craters 50km solo event     $105
Craters 25km solo event     $90
Kida 12.5km solo event      $50

Cut Off Time
No one can start another lap after 4pm. 

Event Details

Location:

Craters Mountain Bike Park, Taupo
Contact Us
Telephone: 07 348 3301
Website: Visit Event Website