The Novice Tour of Manawatu is a tour for licensed under 13,15,17 & 19 riders and is recognized as a premier Two Day Cycle Tour.
It is a 4 stage tour held within the Manawatu region.
The Tour underwent a dramatic and exciting change last year to celebrate it's 40th running of the event. Changes included adding an additional stage and extending it to 2 days as well as opening the event for other age categories to participate.
Stage 1 Saturday Morning Hiwinui Loop race
Stage 2 Saturday Afternoon Criterium
Stage 3 Sunday Morning Individual Time trial
Stage 4 Sunday Afternoon Valley Rd circuit with finish at top of Valley Rd hill.
Click here for Boys Stage 1 results
Click here for Boys Stage 2 results plus GC after stage 2
Click here for Boys Stage 3 results and Final GC results
Click here for Girls Final GC results and Stage 3 results
Click here for Girls Sprint & QOM after stage 3
Click here for Girls Stage 2 results plus GC after stage 2
Click here for Girls Stage 1 results plus GC after stage 1
Click here for Girls Sprint & QOM after stage 1
Click here for a full list of previous winners.
Hotel Coachman is a favourite accommodation provider for Manawatu Cycling Events year after year. We offer hotel and motel accommodation in the heart of the city along with a secure Bike Lock Up Area, swimming pool, gym, restaurant, and spa pool. Please look through these great specials that we are offing for the 2014 Novice Tour
Motel studio - room only $104.00 Bed & Contin Bft $120.00 - Studio Motel Rooms (Sleeps 1 - 3)
Open plan, bright and spacious incorporating a generous living area and bedroom facility in one. All of these rooms are non smoking.
Family room - room only $109.00, bed & Contin Bft $125.00, extra person $21.00 & $31.00 - Family Motel Suite (Sleeps 1 - 4)
Our Family Motel Suite is ideal for families. Relax in style and space, a bright and spacious living area with separate bedroom. All of these rooms are on smoking.
Hotel Standard - room only $114.00, bed & Contin Bft $130.00 - Standard Hotel Room (Sleeps 1 - 4)
Open plan, classic and spacious incorporating a generous living area and bedroom facility in one. All of these rooms are non smoking.
The rates are valid for the weekend of the 5th - 8th December 2014