NBS Around Brunner started as a 130km sealed circuit cycle ride taking you through some of the most stunning scenery the West Coast of New Zealand has to offer.
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Those previous winners of the event, if you haven't let us know yet that you wish to ride this year, can you please email us at cjmsevents.co.nz advising us that you wish to ride. This is a free entry as a previous overall winner of the event. We'd love to have all the winners of the event (men and women) over the last 9-years line up for 10th year. Prize money is again up for grabs for first overall male and female with: 1st $500 2nd $200 3rd $150 4th $100 5th $50 Trophy's will be awarded to all category prize winners along with sponsors product. This year will see the 3 events being staged, starting at 6:00am with the Enduro 2 lap ride, then NBS Around Brunner 130km Individual and Teams starting at 8:00am followed by The Hits Around the Bridges ride at 8:10am. A few things to note down: Race registration is again at Monteith's Brewery on the Friday night from 4:00pm until 9:00pm Start and Finish for all rides is outside Monteith's Brewery. Prize giving will be at the Theatre starting at 6:00pm. We've been over the course and everything is looking good fo a fast year in the warmer weather with the event at the end of January. Important to support our three major sponsors supporting this Iconic event on the West Coast: Nelson Building Society (NBS) if you're looking for some great banking products, these are the guys to see, mortgage finance, everyday banking with EFTPOS, Internet and Mobile APP banking at your finger tips, plus Great Term Deposit rates. Monteith's Brewery, our start and finish is right outside the Brewery and you can have a tour through the Brewery after the event. You'll get your own personalised beer at Race Registration and then a beer to enjoy after the event, while you have a chat over the event and how great your ride was. They say all good events on the Coast start and finish at a brewery. The Ashley Hotel; if you haven't got your accommodation sorted give the Ashley Hotel a call and they'll sort it out for you. Plus the Williams Group of hotels at Wanaka, Christchurch Punakaiki and of course Greymouth are a great place to have that break away. It's great to have so many locals on board with the event, we want to support Greymouth and the wider West Coast area and while you're over for the event, please support these sponsors, more to come on all these shortly. If you're looking for more information please go to our website www.aroundbrunner.co.nz if you don't get the answer here just ask a question on Facebook and we'll be back to you asap. Keep up the training and don't delay your entry if you haven't entered already, remember the Ride the Rakaia Mini Series and discounted Combo.