New to mountain biking?  New to Karapoti?  Looking to improve on last year? Keen to crack the podium?

Karapoti organiser, Michael Jacques, has been involved in endurance sports for more than 40 years, including coaching mountain bikers, cyclists, runners, multisporters and triathletes of all age, ability and aspiration. Whether you're a rookie or right up there on the podium, or whether you're looking for personal bests, international glory or to make better use of your time, he can help.

If you'd like some help ahead of Karapoti, or for any other goals... Click Here to Email Michael.