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Crankworx Rotorua 2020

A world famous mountain biking competition

Crankworx Rotorua in New Zealand 2019 - Best Time
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Crankworx Rotorua is the first stop of the Crankworx World that features 7-9 exciting days of gravity-mountain biking every March. Founded in Whistler, British Columbia, in 2004, Crankworx is a well-known multi-stop international festival series, gathering the best mountain bikers on the planet. Crankworx also features races for amateur athletes and the Kidsworx—a competition for young riders. The festival celebrates everything about mountain bike culture and fantastic nature.

Action from the Redwoods Downhill at Crankworx Rotorua 2019
Action from the Redwoods Downhill at Crankworx Rotorua

Crankworx Rotorua was the first Crankworx festival in Southern semisphere that started in 2005. Each year, the festival brings biking fans to the lush forest famed dirt gold roads of New Zealand. Some competitions can be viewed for free, while others require tickets. The Enduro World Series usually draw the most of the world's top athletes. In 2018 11.6 million people tuned in to watch Crankworx Rotorua online.

Action from the Crankworx Air Downhill 2019
Action from the Crankworx Air Downhill
The Professionals Rotorua National Schools Downhill Championships at Skyline in Rotorua, New Zealand 2019
The Professionals Rotorua National Schools Downhill Championships at Skyline in Rotorua, New Zealand