The 100km route is a picturesque ride along Giinagay Way from Coffs Harbour to Nambucca Heads. It is designed for competent and experienced riders. A return time limit is placed on this ride due to road and speed restrictions for vehicles. This ride starts and finishes at Geoff King Motors Oval, on the corner of Stadium and Hogbin Drives, Coffs Harbour.

Time Limit:
Due to the nature of this ride, there will be a compulsory cut-off time at the intersection of Pine Creek Way and Giinagay Way (former Pacific Highway) at the 30.8km mark.  Riders who have not reached this point by 9.00am (1 hour and 30 minutes after start) will not be allowed to proceed onto Giinagay Way, but will be asked to complete a U turn at end of the Old Pacific Highway and finish the ride with the 60km riders.

Entries:
All entries must be done online.

Closing Times:
Entries close Friday 4th August 2017. No entries will be taken on ride day.

Registration:
Saturday 5th August between 2.00pm and 4.00pm at C.ex Coffs, Vernon Street, Coffs Harbour. Riders will receive their timing tags, helmet numbers, and pre-ordered jerseys at registration.

Can’t make the registration on Saturday and want your timing chips sent to you?
This service is only offered to entries finalised before 20th July to ensure sufficient time for the tags to reach their destination. An additional cost of $10 for postage is required for this service. Please indicated this option on your entry form.

Entry Fee: $80 

School Students:
School students ride for FREE. In view of Cycling Australia guidelines, riders must be 15 years and over to enter the 100km ride.  Permission notes from parent/carer are required for all riders aged 15 to under 18 in this ride.

Ride Start Time:
7.30am Sunday 6th August

Presentation:
Will be held at Geoff King Motors oval at 12.30pm.  All prizes are lucky ride number draws, so all riders in the 100km, 60km, 40km and 20km rides have chances to win some great prizes. Prize winners must be in attendance to secure their prizes.

Food and Drink:
A range of local vendors will provide food and drink after the ride.  This will include barbeque, coffee and cold drinks.

Massage:
Volunteer massage therapists will be on hand to provide 10 minute post ride massages.

Rider Briefing Notes:
Click to download the 100km briefing notes which includes information on rider rights and obligations.

Route Map and Elevation:
Below the map and elevation you will find the link “download” which allows riders to download the GPX file.

Download

Ride Route:
This route is mapped at 99.8km
The route from Stadium Drive to the Airport Roundabout is a neutral zone.  All bikes must remain behind the police escort vehicle until clearing the roundabout.
Please note that the former Pacific Highway is now called Giinagay Way
Depart Geoff King Motors oval (corner Stadium and Hogbin Drives) and turn right toward Stadium Dr
Turn right onto Stadium Drive
At the first roundabout, turn left onto Hogbin Drive and head north. 
At the Airport roundabout, the neutral zone finishes. Complete a safe U turn and return south on Hogbin Drive
Continue south on Hogbin Drive, turn left at the Sawtell Road roundabout
Continue on Sawtell Road, onto First Ave  Sawtell and through Sawtell village where toilets are available.
Follow over the small bridge and onto Lyons Rd.
Follow Lyons Road to the roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto Pine Creek Way
Follow Pine Creek Way to Archville Station Road roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto Pine Creek Way
Follow Pine Creek Road/Keevers Drive over the Raleigh Bridge and take the 3rd exit and stay on Keevers Drive
At the end of Keevers Drive, verge left to stay on Old Pacific Hwy. Riders are now on Giinagay Way
Follow Giinagay Way through Urunga and onto the Nambucca Heads interchange  
U- turn on the roundabout  and return along Giinagay Way
Follow Giinagay Way, turn left onto Keevers Drive at the T intersection, onto Pine Creek Way. Water, banana, first aid and toilet stop available on intersection with North Bank Road. Continue straight on Pine Creek Way at Raleigh
At the Mailman’s Track roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Pine Creek Way
At the Archville Station Road roundabout, turn left onto Butler’s Road and follow it to Glennifer Road T intersection. Turn right at the intersection then turn left at the next T, onto Pine Creek Way.
Toilet, banana & water stop at Bonville shop on Pine Creek Way
Follow Pine Creek Way to the Lyons Road roundabout, turn right at the 1st roundabout and across Pacific Highway flyover
Continue on Lyons Road to First Ave, Sawtell. Cross Sawtell bridge and then turn left into Boronia Street
Follow Boronia Street to the T intersection with 16th Avenue and turn right
Follow 16th Avenue to the T intersection with 18th Avenue and turn right
Follow 18th Avenue to the T intersection with First Avenue and turn left
Follow First Avenue through to the Hogbin Drive intersection, and turn right onto Hogbin Drive
Follow Hogbin Drive north to Stadium Drive roundabout, turn left onto Stadium Drive and then left into Geoff King Motors oval to the finish line.

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