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January 28th 2017

Events Taranaki are delighted to announce the event sponsor will once again be BDO Taranaki.

The Taranaki Cycle Challenge has become one of New Zealand's premier road cycle events with over 1100, competitive and recreational cyclists enjoying the day. This event is always held on the Auckland/Bay of Plenty Anniversary weekend and is Taranaki's longest running Around The Mountain recreational cycling ride.

What an amazing day we had in New Plymouth January 2016. Superb weather and lightning quick times were again the order of the day. "We have an amazing team who contributed to make the day a huge success - thank you everyone " Thanks to all who entered.

On line Entries open in July

View the 2015 Taranaki Cycle Challenge video here

View the 2014 Taranaki Cycle Challenge video here

View 2013 event here

Marathon photos have taken some awesome shots on the day. These are available by clicking on the 2016 photos on the right hand coloumn.

We look forward to seeing you all again in 2017.

This is the first event in the Taranaki Super Challenge. Find out more here More info

Taranaki Velodrome Trust & Cycle Park

We will be donating some of the proceeds of this event to support the ongoing work at the Velodrome & Cycle Park


We are pleased to continue our support of this worthy group.

The Taranaki Kids Sports Trust

A percentage from every entry is donated to the Taranaki Kids Sports Trust. This is a charitable fund set up by Selwyn & Gayle to help Taranaki kids realise their sporting dreams. Applications have to be endorsed by the principal of the school they attend. Over the years we have been able to help a number of children and teenagers and would like to thank you for making this possible.

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