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Miranda 400 / 600

  • 25 Jan 2020
  • 6:00 AM
  • 26 Jan 2020
  • 10:00 PM
  • Miranda Hot pools

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  • Includes Brevet Card to be homologated by Audax Club Parisien on finishing the event within the specified time limit.

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Description: Auckland Anniversary Weekend. A chance to ride around the Hauraki Plains and the South Auckland area in either a 400km or 600 km ride.

All rides start and finish at the gated entry to the Miranda Hot Pools. 

Note the start time is 6AM. Be there at least 15 minutes before hand for briefing.





400kms

The 400km loop goes down through Tahuna, and back up to Maramarua (almost), before dropping back down through Te Kauwhata, and down the west side of the Waikato river down to Ngarauwahia, and then across to Morrinsville. Heading across to just below Te Aroha, the first 350 finishes in Miranda, before continuing North along the Kaiaua coast, to the carpark North of Matingarahi Point. Turn round and head back to Miranda to finish. 

Start time is 6am, with a time limit of 27 hours (9am 23rd December finish time).

Checkpoints are:

65kms: Tahuna

150kms: Te Kauwhata

234kms: Morrinsville

351kms: Miranda

400kms: Miranda


Map:



600kms

The 600km ride is split into two loops. An initial 350km loop, and a 250km loop.

Leg One, goes down through Tahuna, and back up to Maramarua (almost), before dropping back down through Te Kauwhata, and down the west side of the Waikato river down to Ngarauwahia, and then across to Morrinsville. Heading across to just below Te Aroha, the first 350 finishes in Miranda. This is the same route as the 400km ride.

Leg Two, is a 250km run up the East coast of the Hunuas, over to Clevedon, across to Takanini, and out to Clarks Beach on the West coast. Continue down through Tuakau ad on to Te Kauwhata, before returning up through Mercer, and across to Mangatawhiri. Continue on to Kaiaua and back to Miranda to finish.


Start time is 6am, with a time limit of 40 hours (10pm 23rd December)

Check points are:

65kms: Tahuna

150kms: Te Kauwhata

234kms: Morrinsville

351kms: Miranda

423kms: Takanini

515kms: Te Kauwhata

600kms Miranda


Map:

Leg 1: 350kms


Leg 2: 250 kms

 





Route links: 

400km rwgps link here: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/31534230

600km Leg 1 rwgps link here:  https://ridewithgps.com/routes/31533701

600km Leg 2 rwgps link here: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/31533715


Ride Organiser:
Kelvin Spicer. kelvinrspicer@gmail.com. 027-368-7266


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