R&R Sport Mega Avalanche roars down Remarkables to close Festival in epic style

One of the tightest but most dedicated fields of this year’s Queenstown Bike Festival took to the skies today for its last event, the awe-inspiring R&R Sport Mega Avalanche.

Torpedo7.com Coronet Enduro in pictures

The enduro, downhill and freeride mountain bike events in the Queenstown Bike Festival concentrate on 3 main peaks around the Wakatipu basin; Coronet Peak (named so as the summit takes the shape of a crown), Bob's Peak (named...

Hundreds ride the New World Tour de Wakatipu in Autumn sun

Stunning Autumn colours greeted around 500 elite, sport and recreational riders for the sixth annual New World Tour de Wakatipu, penultimate event of the 2014 Queenstown Bike Festival.

Tight finishes after epic five-stage Torpedo7.com Coronet Enduro

A long Good Friday at Queenstown Bike Festival saw nearly one hundred hardcore mountain bikers take on a five stage, 13.75 kilometre timed race starting at Coronet Peak base lodge and ending on the valley floor around five...

2014 awesomeness so far

As riders are in the midst of the middle stages of the Torpedo7.com Coronet Enduro, there are 3 more events on the schedule in the Queenstown Bike Festival 2014.

Macfarlane finally wins showpiece Slopestyle in front of hometown crowd

One of the showpiece events of Queenstown Bike Festival went off big time this evening as top Kiwi and international riders soared high above hundreds of boisterous spectators at the annual Slopestyle comp, New Zealand’s only Freeride Mountain...

Queenstown Slopestyle ready to kick off

If you hadn't noticed already, the Ballarat Street Car Park in downtown Queenstown has had a makeover and is ready to host the Queenstown Slopestyle this evening.

Dirtmasters and rowdy roots

Hearing the rain come down through the night is not what you want to hear the day before race day when the course is as rooty as for the 2014 Dirtmasters Downhill.

Queenstown Bike Festival Big Kids Little Kids

Where to start and how to end? We could not have billed two more opposite events on Day 2 of the Queenstown Bike Festival in New Zealand.

Things go downhill quickly on day four of Queenstown Bike Festival

Action on day four of the Queenstown Bike Festival returned to Queenstown Bike Park for the Vertigo Bikes Dirtmasters Downhill, New Zealand’s only gondola-assisted downhill race.