Event held on July 25

Shimano MTB Grand Prix Race | Awaba

Provided by:

Event runs from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM


At the Shimano MTB GP’s events you can 'race the way you ride'! Podium chasers can line up with Australia’s elites and experienced amateur endurance racers plus casual racers will have a blast, all feeling safe and part of an inspiring community. Race for four (GP4) or seven (GP7) hours solo, in relay pairs or teams of three. There are age-group and eBike categories. Expect less of a winners-only-focused competition, but a positive and inclusive experience for all racers. With temporary COVID-19 event rules active, they have a participant limit in place - please check the event website for all the details. Competitors must sign up online. This event is tracking all participants and any non-racing spectator or supporter must register online for an event accreditation at no charge. At Awaba MTB Park single track fun and exciting racing action is guaranteed for everyone! The Awaba race circuit will take you through many different terrains as they will be using the biggest loop in the park. You’ll start in the rocky bush land and traverse into lush and moist rainforest vegetation that’s so unique to this track! Big berms, big descents, big smiles guaranteed! This is XC lap racing at its best! Bring the whole family for the perfect riding and racing weekend getaway close to Newcastle’s pretty beaches and metropolitan buzz!