Simple Logistics allow for Maximum Fun! Here are Your Event Options.

  • Bike The Bridge Round Trip (22km) 6.00AM
  • Bike The Bridge South Only (7km) 6.00AM
  • Bike The Bridge North Only (15km) 7.00AM
  • Bike The Busway Family Loop (4km loop) 8.15AM

Bike The Bridge (Round Trip) 6.00AM

  • SMALES FARM to HARBOUR PARK (Westhaven) and return.
  • Start at Smales Farm at 6.00am (moments before Sunrise).
  • Bike 7km South at 6.00am. Northern Busway/Harbour Bridge.
  • At Harbour Park, Westhaven (your holding area while the last bike comes off the bridge) we'll arm you with complimentary Robert Harris coffee.
  • Bike 15km North at 7.00am. Harbour Bridge/Northern Busway to a turn point at Constellation Bus Station.
  • Finish back at Smales Farm.
  • View 22km Bike The Bridge Round Trip course here

Bike The Bridge (South ONLY) 6.00AM

  • SMALES FARM to HARBOUR PARK (Westhaven).
  • Start at Smales Farm at 6.00am (moments before Sunrise).
  • Bike 7km South at 6.00am. Northern Busway/Harbour Bridge.
  • At Harbour Park, Westhaven we'll arm you with complimentary Robert Harris coffee.
  • View 7km Bike The Bridge South Only course here.

Please note: Upon leaving Harbour Park, you might like to catch the ferry back to Devonport & cycle the friendly "Green Route" back to Smales Farm.

Bike The Bridge (North ONLY) 7.00AM

  • HARBOUR PARK (Westhaven) to SMALES FARM.
  • Ride to the start line after sunrise, or park in nearby streets.
  • Arrive from 6.15am. We'll arm you with complimentary Robert Harris coffee.
  • Start at Harbour Park, Westhaven from 7.00am.
  • Bike 15km North at 7.00am. Harbour Bridge/Northern Busway to a turn point at Constellation Station.
  • Finish back at Smales Farm.
  • View 15km Bike The Bridge North Only course here

Please note: Upon leaving Smales Farm, you might like to cycle the friendly "Green Route" from Smales Farm and catch a ferry from Devonport to CBD.

Bike The Busway Family Loop. 8.15AM

  • SMALES FARM TO AKORANGA and return
  • Start at Smales Farm at 8.15am.
  • Great confidence booster. Safe family fun. Low speeds. Excellent wide riding surface.
  • At the 2km mark (Akoranga Station) there will be a turnaround point prior to finishing back at Smales Farm.
  • Additional loops possible. See below.
  • View 4km Bike The Busway Family Loop course here.

Please note: While the minimum distance entrants need to be able to ride is 4km, members of the family with "stronger legs" may have time to complete additional loops of this 4km course prior to course closure of 9.15am.

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All Entrants Will Receive...

  • The once a year opportunity to ride our Harbour Bridge and Northern Busway - on event day your route is going to be a stunning biking space, free from normal traffic, with only other cyclists for company.
  • The warm fuzzies. With strength in numbers we're going to show Aucklanders just how many people love biking safely.
  • Friendly mechanical support along your journey.
  • A chance to win one of 5 major event prizes - drawn from the Smales Farm stage post event.

What You Need To Do? It's Simple.

  • Select the event option that best suits you.
  • Enter online early to secure entry (entries strictly limited!)
  • Grab a helmet and a bike and head out for a pre event training rides.

Pre Event Training Rides

Download detailed training ride notes right here!

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