Skoda SOUTHERN TOUR Horz Black

ŠKODA Southern Tour

Road & Track
26 August 2023 - 27 August 2023

The 2022 SKODA Southern Tour is contested on the first weekend of Winter Tournament Week, and will be on 26 - 27 August, hosted by Cycling Marlborough.

This is a points based tour although times will be recorded for the Time Trial and Hill Climb stages. In addition to the General Classification titles riders will also be contesting the National School Criterium Title.

Saturday 26th August:
Stage 1: Time Trial
Stage 2: Criterium

Sunday 27th August:
Stage 3: Hill Climb
Stage 4: Road Race 


Event Information

Click here to read the provisional event manual - TBC

Click here for the TT Start Lists - TBC

Click here for the HC Start Lists - TBC


Click below for the Course Maps:

Individual Time Trial


Hill Climb

Road Race 


Click here for a preview video of the Criterium Course.
Click here for a preview video of the Time Trial Course.

Age as at 31 December 2023.

Individual Races:

U20, U17, U16, U15, U14, U13 boys and girls 

At a minimum competitors must be enrolled in Year 7.


Refund Policy

Refunds requested after the entry closing date will only be processed on the presentation of a medical certificate. All refunds will incur a $20 administration fee.


The Southern Tour is run in accordance with the Cycling New Zealand Schools Rules.  

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 Chief Commissaire or to the Race Manager.

School Sport New Zealand

Entries will open in 2023. Entries must be completed through your school only through Enter Now. No individual entries will be accepted. Schools must be affiliated with Cycling New Zealand Schools for the 2023 year and list their riders before they can enter. Click here for the live entry list - TBC.

Entry Fees: TBC per rider

Entry fees include the $6 Cycling New Zealand Schools Levy


Once you have completed your entries through Enter Now, you must download an invoice from the bottom of the entry form. Your Invoice number must be used as the reference when paying your account.

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