Canterbury Time Trial Association

Race calendar and maps

Our season of racing runs from mid October–April, and features weekly 16km & 8km time trials along an out and back course on on the Old Tai Tapu Road, Halswell, as well as several longer courses in Loburn, North Canterbury and hill climbs up Gebbies Pass and the Summit Road and Evans Pass. We also hold a Merckx style Individual Time Trial – full TT bikes and aero kit is discouraged.

2019 – 2020 Calendar

Tuesday October 9 2019 – Tuesday 17 December 2019
Weekly 16km / 8km time trials
From 5:45pm, Old Tai Tapu Road
course details

Tuesday November 5 2019 (rescheduled event) Merckx 16km / 8km time trial
From 5:45pm, Old Tai Tapu Road
A Merckx ITT is only raced on equipment suitable for mass start road races - no aero bars, wheels deeper than 40mm, aero helmets, skin suits or shoe covers etc. more
Course details

Tuesday 17 December 2019
16km 2-up time trial
From 5:45pm, Old Tai Tapu Road
2 person team time trial - bring a friend or we can team you up with someone of similar ability. BBQ afterwards

Tuesday 24 December 2019 – Tuesday 7 January 2020
Christmas break

Tuesday 14 January 2020 – Tuesday 31 March 2020
Weekly 16km / 8km time trials resume
From 5:45pm, Old Tai Tapu Road
Course details

Sunday 2 February 2020
40km time trial
From 9am, Loburn School, Hodgsons Road
Course details | enter online

Sunday 23 February 2020
18km time trial
From 9am, North Loburn School, Loburn Whiterock Road
Course details

Saturday 29 February 2020
Canterbury Championships 15 & 25 km Time Trial From 9am, Loburn School, Hodgsons Road
15km route will turn at the 7.5km mark on Birch Hill Road Course details

Tuesday 10 March 2020
Gebbies Pass hill climb
From 6:15pm, Gebbies Garden Cafe, Gebbies Pass Road
Course details | enter online

Be sure to check facebook and the homepage for cancellations or date changes

Courses

Old Tai Tapu Road
the 16km route is an out and back course on Old Tai Tapu Road. The 8km route uses the same out portion of the 16 km route, ending at the 16 km turnaround.
8 km riders then return to the start, being aware that 16 km riders will be passing them.
8km riders start from 5:45pm, 16km riders start from 6:00pm.
Registration is on the day from 5:15pm, first come first served.

Map & profile
MapMyRide route
Strava segment

Course records

Jake Maryatt Elite / Senior Men 19:37
Laura Siddall Masters 1 Women 22:45

Gebbies Pass hill climb
16km from Gebbies Pass Road and State Highway 75 intersection to above Kennedy’s Bush on the Summit Road.
Pre registration required by the Monday preceding.
Bunch ride to the start line leaves from Princess Margaret Hospital at approximately 5:10pm, check facebook for details

Map & profile
MapMyRide route
Strava segment

Loburn 18km
Undulating circuit begining at North Loburn school on Loburn Whiterock Road, heading south to Dixons Road and then returning north on Carrs Road to finish on Station Road.
Pre registration required by the Saturday preceding

Map & profile
MapMyRide route
Strava segment

Loburn 25km
An out and back course that starts at Loburn School, Hodgsons Road and climbs gently along Fishers Road and Birch Hill road.
Pre registration required by the Saturday preceding

Map & profile
MapMyRide route
Strava segment

Loburn 40km
An out and back course that starts at Loburn School, Hodgsons Road and climbs west along Fishers Road and Birch Hill road to the turn near Glentui.
Pre registration required by the Saturday preceding

Map & profile
MapMyRide route
Strava segment

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