Teams Time Trial
Wednesday 22 May @ 4pm - Oaks Cypress Lakes, Hunter Valley
Head to rego, pick up your rider pack and catch the top riders in action as they battle it out, time trial style, for cash, time credits and glory.
Featuring the top 20 overall Male, Female and Mixed pair teams from any age category, teams score their spot by invitation (based on Epic Series 2018 results) or application.
Enjoy a fabulous view of the no holds barred racing from the lawn at Cypress, where you can grab a beer and a bite to eat and be part of the action. After the time trial hang out to hear tips and tricks from riders and the course team.
Don’t forget event registration is open from 3pm – 7pm Wednesday 22 May at Cypress Lakes.
Want to be in the time trial and feel you qualify? Email Race Director Sally to plead your case - firstname.lastname@example.org
The Pioneer Info Evening
Thinking about your next mountain bike adventure?
The Pioneer MC Andrew Dewhurst is hosting a couple of previous Pioneer riders who’ll share everything you need to know about our epic big brother race… The Pioneer which is 1-6 December in the Southern Alps of New Zealand.
Drag your team mate along, let The Pioneer team shout you a beer and get a rundown of the overall experience and answers to any questions.
Thursday 23 May, 6pm
Oak and Vine Lounge, Oaks Cypress Lakes
Bonus: Riders who come along score a free beer (or vino)
The social hub is the hot place to be for Port to Port. Hang out with other riders, the P2P team, share your stories of the day, refuel with tasty rider exclusive meal deals and of course enjoy a well-earned frothy top in good company!
The Hunter Region social hub is at the Oaks. Then we pick up our coasters and follow the event trails head over to Newcastle.
Wednesday 22 May & Thursday 23 May
Oaks Cypress Lakes
Deal: $20 for a Chicken schnitzel with chips and salad and a choice of 3 sauces + a great northern beer (or of vino or soft drink)
Friday 24 May, Saturday 25 May & Sunday 26 May
Merewether Surfhouse (near the Stage 4 finish line)
Deal: $12 for a pizza and a beer
Eat, Beats & Bikes Festival
You bring the bikes, we’ll bring the eats and beats…
Port to Port finishes on a famous and stunningly pristine East Coast headland. Riders will have completed 4 epic days and to welcome them home and celebrate their achievement we’re putting on a festival. There will be music, beers, industry displays and an awesome atmosphere!
Cheer the riders over the line, chill out and share a few laughs with around 1000 totally stoked Port to Port riders. Everyone is welcome - don’t miss out.