MCGAZZA FEST

4TH & 5TH FEBRUARY 2022

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McGazza Fest is a weekend in memory of the legend Kelly McGarry.

The idea is to live the weekend how he would live each day, action packed and high energy, in all his favourite riding spots. 

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Mega Train

A mass start group ride down Hammies and Original in Queenstown Bike Park. McGazza used to try overtake as many riders as he could on the way down. Ending at the Atlas Bar.​

When: Friday 4th 6.00pm.

Where: Skyline Queentown - meet at the top terminal. 

Cost: FREE.

Uplift $10 Donation to KMF (Kelly McGarry Foundation) for non pass holders.

Registration: you'll need to register - details coming soon.

Afterparty: ride straight from Skyline to food and beer at Atlas. 

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Memorial Ride

This is a group ride to the Kelly McGarry table at the top of the Fernhill loop trail. This is specifically held as a remembrance ride to the spot where Kelly took his last breath. It’s a very special place, and if you're lucky, there are sometimes native Kea flying around.

When: Saturday 5th 9.30am.

Where: Skyline Queentown - meet at the top terminal. 

Cost: FREE.

Uplift $10 Donation to KMF for non skyline members.

Registration: you'll need to register - details coming soon.

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Junior Airbag Session

Kelly spent a lot of time with the youth doing volunteer coaching days, so this is an extension of his work. We will have top riders coaching the kids on both Airbag and Mulch jumps.

When: Saturday 5th 2.30pm.

Where: Mini Dream - Wynyard Bike Park.

Cost: FREE.

Registration: you'll need to register - details coming soon.

     

McGazza Jam

This is held up Dream in Wynyard Bike Park. Kelly was known for going big and these jumps are just that. The riders go big too. This is only suitable for highly experienced riders to compete, but an awesome spectacle for all spectators. This one is not to be missed.

When: Saturday 5th 5.00pm.

Where: Big Dream - top of Wynyard Bike Park. 

Cost: FREE.

Registration: you'll need to register on the day.

QMTBC Club Members only (sign up available on site)
Limit 100 spots.
Compulsory waiver & safety briefing / wristband for participants.

Bring your own food and drinks. 

Afterparty: Lone Star from 8.30pm onwards.

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