24.8 miles
7,365 ft
-7,354 ft
1,544 ft
High Point
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Please do not attempt to ride up Loess Rider or the Green outside of race day. These are downhill specific trails but for the duration of the race.

The Phoenix Enduro is the fourth and final stop in the EWS Asia Pacific Continental Series. With two practice days and one race day on the 16th February, this event will be the ultimate finish to a demanding series.

Race day course is;

Liaison 1
Pedal up the green trail to the top

Stage 1
Throw the Goat into Swinger Party into Double Overhead Cam

Liaison 2
Pedal up Loess rider, up Victoria park 4wd roads and along Summit Road to first fence stile onto Bownevale Traverse

Stage 2
Bowenvale Traverse into Pedal Fine, Raceline then New Bridges

Liaison 3
Up Bowenvale Bonus, up pylon track and along first part of Bownevale Traverse

Stage 3
Lava Flow

Liaison 4
Up through Victoria Park 4wd Roads.

Stage 4
Captain Cook into Shredzilla

Liaison 5
Pedal along the Uphill track through CAP

Stage 5
The GC

Liaison 6
Utilising the chairlift to the top of the hill, Along the Duncan's Donuts then out of the property and up 'Body Bag' and to Gnarly Nun

Stage 6
Gnarly Nun into Flying Nun, Choir Boy, 3rd Base then Dreamcatcher

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Detailed Description
2019 Phoenix Enduro Course is a 25 mile expert race route located near Christchurch. This mountain bike only route can be used one direction and has a hard overall physical rating. This route climbs 7,365 ft with a max elevation of 1,544 ft then descends -7,354 ft.


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Route Sections

1 Stage 1 - Throw the Goat into Swinger Party into Double Overhead Cam
  • 2 miles distance
  • 18 ft climb
  • -1,339 ft descent
2 Stage 2 - Bowenvale Traverse into Pedal Fine, Raceline then New Bridges
  • 2 miles distance
  • 251 ft climb
  • -1,116 ft descent
3 Stage 3 - Lava Flow
  • 3,893 ft distance
  • 21 ft climb
  • -842 ft descent
4 Stage 4 - Captain Cook into Shredzilla
  • 3,782 ft distance
  • 23 ft climb
  • -760 ft descent
5 Stage 5 - The GC
  • 5,240 ft distance
  • 24 ft climb
  • -1,087 ft descent
6 Stage 6 - Gnarly Nun into Flying Nun, Choir Boy, 3rd Base then Dreamcatcher
  • 2 miles distance
  • 273 ft climb
  • -1,605 ft descent

Route POI

Water Fountain/SourceWater Fountain/SourceWater Fountain/Source
Aid StationEvent Village First Aid StationAid Station
Aid StationVictoria Park First Aid StationAid Station
Water Fountain/SourceWater Fountain/SourceWater Fountain/Source
Water Fountain/SourceWater Fountain/SourceWater Fountain/Source
Mechanical StationSRAM Neutral Tech StationMechanical Station
Shuttle Pick-up/Drop-offBottom Of ChairliftShuttle Pick-up/Drop-off
Shuttle Pick-up/Drop-offTop Of ChairliftShuttle Pick-up/Drop-off
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  • Race Course
  • Race Date
    Saturday February 16, 2019 at 09:00am
  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Out & Back
  • eBike Allowed
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  • Direction
    One Direction
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More Stats for 2019 Phoenix Enduro Course mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    2 hr 14 min
  • Altitude min
    75 ft
  • Altitude start
    108 ft
  • Altitude end
    121 ft
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    14 miles
  • Distance down
    10 miles
  • Distance flat
    1 mile
Avg: 3.65 (3 votes)
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