• The Criterium course wraps itself around Rymill Park 30 times.
    The Criterium course wraps itself around Rymill Park 30 times.
Close×

Down Under Classic – Rymill Park, Adelaide

Sunday 17 January, 7pm, 50 km

Bragging rights and a few thousand Euros are all that’s really on offer in the Down Under Classic. But that won’t stop tens of thousands showing up – and tuning in at home – for the traditional Sunday evening scamper through Adelaide’s East End. Marcel Kittel has won the past two instalments of the race, but has been unable to translate that form into Tour Down Under stage wins. For most riders the primary focus will be staying out of trouble.

With riders completing 30 laps of the 1.7km criterium course it will be a high energy, face-paced race for the spectators to enjoy.

Four primes are up for grabs, riders will sprint to the line on lap 5 for Prime #1, lap 10 for #2, lap 15 and lap 20 forthe  #3 and #4 prime.  

comments powered by Disqus

Mountain Biking Australia

Two of Australia’s most well loved mountain bike races will run for the last time this year – here's how you can still be a part of the action.

After 13 years the Highland Fling is pulling up stumps but the 2017 edition is set to be a very worthwile Fling!

MTBA appoints a trail building company to plan the way forward in the development of mountain biking opportunities in Queensland.