Day 8 – Wellington Criterium


Saturday 13th April 2019
Parliament Buildings, Wellington


Stage Distance:
Stage Distance: 6km
Total Tour Distance: 514km


2019 Course Map
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About the Stage Sponsor

Life Insurance Provider, Asteron Life and General Insurer Vero, support the Tour of New Zealand for very good reason. Healthy lifestyle and fitness contribute to the health of a nation at every level. Vero and Asteron, both leaders from the front in their Insurance expertise and delivery, are there for you at a time of need and are there for the Tour. Vero and Asteron are there for you in a time of need, as well in support of the hundreds of thousands of dollars raised by riders for the charities.

Stage Info

All categories will ride off in the criterium with the winner receiving a 30 second time bonus, to be deducted from their overall Tour time.
Less competitive riders will be organised into groups to ride the criterium through our special and historic Parliament grounds – with a sprint finish for fun and a bottle of wine!

Stage Brief

We will be ready and go at 8.30 am. Parking around Molesworth St aplenty at this time on a Saturday morning.  Leading contenders will ride in groups of 15 with bonus time.

Stage Timetable


Time Activity
8:30 AM Criterium commences
11:00 AM Criterium concludes
1:30 PM Prizegiving (to be confirmed)
3:15 PM Prizegiving concludes


Stage Map & Elevation



Parliament Buildings, Wellington.