South Island Masters Games - Super D & XC

7 & 8 October 2017 


As part of the South Island Masters Games, the Nelson Mountain Bike Club are holding a Super D and Cross Country event.

Results for the super D are up! Check them out here.


Location: Sharlands Forest, Maitai Valley Road


Super D Saturday - Registration 11.30am, Race start 1pm.

Cross Country Sunday Registration 9am. Race start 10am.

Age Groups: 30 -39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+

Cost: $25 per event, includes lunch.  You must register through the South Island Masters Games and pay the Registration Fee (Early Bird fee ends 1 July)

Registration: Go to the South Island Masters Games website to register.  No registrations on the day. 


Super D

Knee/elbow protection recommended but not mandatory.
Intermediate grade trails.
One 10 minute downhill mountain bike race.
Riders make their own way to the start.
Riders leave at 30 second intervals.

Cross Country 

XC event hub situated approx 5km up Sharlands Rd from Maitai Valley Rd. Multilap on intermediate grade trails. Lap times 25-40 mins depending on skill/fitness. Race time between 75 and 105 minutes. Mass start.

This event is also part of the NMTBC Cross-Country series.