The 2023 Skoda National School Road Championships Supported by Wood Robson Homes will be held in the Manawatu from 23 - 25 September.
Saturday - Team Time Trial - Rongotea
Sunday - Road Race - Halcolmbe
Monday - Points Race - Manfeild
Click here for the pre-event email and all the important final event info.
Click here to read the provisional Event Manual - at 13 September.
Click here for the final Entry List - at 19 September
Click here for the Provisional TTT Start Lists - at 19 September
Click here for the Communiques and decisions from the TTT
Click here for the Communiques and decisions from the Road Race
*Start times are subject to change and any scratchings must be made at the team managers meetings.
Team Time Trial - Short Course - Year 7 & 8 teams
Team Time Trial - Long Course - Junior & Senior teams
Based on feedback provided in the recent survey sent to schools, the TTT will be an out and back course and it will be shorter (approx. 10km) for the Year 7 & 8 team. Thanks to those schools that responded to the survey.
Please fill out the form here by 31 July to express your interest in hiring a classroom for the TTT at Rongotea School and the RR at Halcombe School. Please do not contact the host schools directly. Cycling New Zealand Schools will manage the Classroom hire process and will communicate with all schools by 7 August.
Pit Garage Hire at Manfeild
You can book your pit garage directly through Manfeild here.
There is plenty of space at all 3 venues to set up tents.
Age as at 31 December 2023.
U20, U17, U16, U15, U14, U13 boys and girls
Senior (U20), Junior (U16) and Year 7 & 8
At a minimum competitors must be enrolled in Year 7.
Racing will be conducted under the Cycling New Zealand Schools Rules. All riders should familiarise themselves with the complete rules under which racing will be conducted.
Health and Safety
Everyone has a responsibly towards Health and Safety at an event.
The safety of the riders, officials, volunteer and spectators are included in the event planning. This includes (but not limited to) road restrictions, traffic management and event advisories to the local businesses and residents.
The event takes place a mix of urban residential and rural roads. It is your responsibility to manage your own safety during the event, to be aware of other road users at all times and to make responsible decisions. There is traffic management in place however, the roads are OPEN and there will be public and official traffic on the circuit during your race.
If you have any questions or concerns regarding Health and Safety please report to the Event Manager or Race Manager.
School Sport New Zealand