Training Articles

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Karapoti Pace Guide... Click Here

Making Your Bike Fit... Click Here

Surviving Karapoti... Click Here

Training For A Karapoti PB... Click Here

Pre-Race Tips... Click Here


Karapoti Coaching

New to mountain biking?

New to Karapoti?

Looking to improve on last year? 

Keen to crack the podium?

Karapoti race organiser, Michael Jacques, has been involved in endurance sports for almost 40 years, including coaching cyclists, mountain bikers, runners, multisporters and triathletes of all age, ability and aspiration.

Athletes we coach include rookies right through to national reps, NZ champions & world champions. Whether you're looking for personal bests, international glory or simply ways to make better use of your time & motivation, we can help.

If you'd like some help ahead of Karapoti, or for any other goals...

Click Here To Get In Touch.


Useful links

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