National Prizes

Prizes for the 2022 Aotearoa Bike Challenge will be announced soon!   

We'll be announcing the 2022 prizes soon!  In the meantime, check out the prizes from the previous challenge to get an idea of what's to come!  



$1,000 Bookabach Getaway!

Register before February to be in the draw to win

Sign-up for the Aotearoa Bike Challenge before midnight on Sunday, 31 January 2021, and we'll put you into the draw to win a $1000 Bookabach Voucher.

Registering is easy: 


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Early Bird Christmas eBike Giveaway!

One lucky early bird rider who registered before Christmas was selected to win on Christmas Day.

They will be receiving a Moustache eBike powered by Bosch eBike Systems valued at over $5,000.

See the prize draw terms.

Bosch bike

  


Win a eBike conversion with Converted!

Log a trip during the challenge to be in to win

(Valued at over $2110)

Converted are proud to support the Aotearoa Bike Challenge.

Converted are offering a full conversion of your bike to electric! Keep the bike you love, and get performance and speed beyond production e-bikes.

Converted Limited will professionally fit a 300w mid-drive motor and 12.5ah lithium battery to your bike, anywhere in New Zealand. This modern system has both pedal assist modes and a throttle so you can cruise or set the pace. Expect it to half your commute time as it boosts you through traffic and up hills. With a range of around 50km, you can commute and explore with ease.

Converted will also include the famous Lekkie Chain Ring valued at $160 to finish off the conversion with style.

Full details on the package can be found at Converted, or see the specifications here.

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Win a Kona III iSUP from Torpedo 7!

Every point you get is another entry into the draw to win

(Valued at $1099.99)

Torpedo 7 are offering one of their awesome inflatable stand up paddleboards for one lucky rider. The 11'2" Kona III iSUP comes with travel bag, pump, coil leash, collapsible paddle, fins and repair kit. Just in time for the last of summer 2021. 

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Win a Tongariro 6 Person Tent from Torpedo 7!

Every point you get is another entry into the draw to win

(Valued at $599.99)

Set up your home base with the Torpedo7 Tongariro 6 Person Tent. It offers excellent shelter, space and value. Perfect whether you're a first time or experienced camper.

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Win one of four $100 vouchers from Mons Royale!

Log a ride during the week to be in the end of week draw

From Lake Wanaka, New Zealand, Mons Royale designs performance merino clothing for the mountains. Mons Royale came from believing a brand could be built by designing technical performance products without compromising style. Mons offers the most comprehensive layering system for your snow sports, high performance bike apparel for your time on two-wheels and the life in between.

Love Mons Royale? Win more vouchers with our encourager prizes.

Mons royale

 


Win a bike care kit from Biomaxa!

Log a ride during the week to be in the end of week draw

(Valued at $155 each)

Biomaxa was founded with the vision to deliver industry-leading performance combined with a sustainability focus, with their whole range 100% petrochemical free and made right here in Aotearoa. They wanted to banish the petrochemicals and synthetic products traditionally used in bicycle cleaners and lubricants, and turn to nature – the place we love to ride and need to protect. Biomaxa is a bicycle care product company committed to delivering exceptional cycling performance and protecting the environment. Biomaxa is committed to sustainability and cycling innovation. It is Performance by Nature.

This awesome kit includes: 80ml biolubricant reusable applicator, 500ml biolubricant refill, 100ml bio-grease, 500ml bio-degreaser and 500ml spray bio-wash.

Be sure to follow us on Facebook for a great Biomaxa giveaway this February.

Biomaxa

  



Win apparel from Untouched World!

Every point you get is another entry into the draw to win

A collaboration between lifestyle fashion brand Untouched World and e-bike specialists Sinch, brings you the ultimate in earth-friendly clothing to help you get the best out of your e-bike experience. The e-biker collection is thoughtfully designed and sustainably made in New Zealand from luxe natural fibres like breathable ZQ certified Merino. With built-in UV and odour-resistance and a natural ability to wick away sweat, this multi-tasking wardrobe will let you commute, exercise and socialise in comfort and effortless style.


Untouched world

 


Win a men's or women's Waterproof Shell from GroundEffect!

Every point you get is another entry into the draw to win

She Shell Women's Waterproof Shell (valued at $349) No-compromise defence against crappy weather and tongue twisters. The She Shell repels rain and wind with its waterproof-breathable 3 layer HydroFoil™ Plus fabric, fully tape-sealed seams and WhaleTail™ back.

Congratulations to: 

Stefan J at Unleashed Software

Storm Trooper Men's Waterproof Shell (valued at $349)  Battledress for toughing it out when the weather turns to custard. The Storm Trooper shields you from the torrent with waterproof-breathable 3 layer HydroFoil™ Plus fabric, fully tape-sealed seams and WhaleTail™ back.


Win a gift voucher from Ground Effect!

Every point you get is another entry into the draw to win

Gear that works - and lasts. Made right here in New Zealand! Thanks to our sponsors Ground Effect, four $100 gift vouchers are up for grabs for Aotearoa Bike Challenge participants. 

Groundeffect  



Win a mixed case of kombucha from GoodBuzz

Every point you get is another entry into the draw to win

(Valued at $40)

Each week in February we'll be giving away a few cases of delicious kombucha! Good Buzz Kombucha is a better for you soft drink that aids your gut health and is low in sugar. It is made here in NZ using Otakiri spring water and organic, fair trade ingredients. It is 100% raw, unpasteurised kombucha, that is never diluted nor do they add any additional sweeteners.


Good buzz kombucha

 


Club / Group prize: win a $200 voucher for custom kit with GreenMonkey Velo!

To win, be one of the top three group/clubs with the most total encourager points

GreenMonkey supplies cyclists, triathletes, adventure racers, runners, event organisers, and anyone who enjoys the outdoors, with the best custom kit and apparel from the best manufacturers and brands. Our design team will bring your dreams and ideas to reality and help you look the best you possibly can on your bike. 

What better way to stand out from the peloton, and break away in style!

GreenMonkey provides custom apparel to teams, clubs, corporate, individuals, or your local coffee bunch ride. Trust us and you’ll get the most stand-out kit you’ll ever wear. Join your club or group, or create one here.

Green monkey




Stash your gear with Stealth Bike Bags!

Every point you get is another entry into the draw to win

(Valued at $40)

Stealth Bike Bags
The Happy Sack
The Happy Sack
The Stem Pouch
The Stem Pouch








Stealth Bike Bags locally designs and manufactures a wide range of bags to enable you to carry all the gear needed for your adventure. Whether it’s a ride to work or a tour of New Zealand we have you sorted.

There are six Happy Sacks and four Stem Pouches up for grabs. The Happy Sack is a small saddle bag ideal for a tube and tools – suits pretty much any rider and bike. The Stem Pouch is a small handlebar bag designed to hold a drink bottle or other small items. As above should suit most riders and bikes.




Win one of three gift packs from Ethique!

Log a ride during the week to be in the end of week draw

Ethique logo
Ethique

(Valued at $67 each)

All of Ethique's products are plastic-free, cruelty-free, sustainable, vegan, and palm oil-free. Their solid bars and concentrates allow you to get more washes from less, saving on waste. They also smell great! We're giving away three gift packs, comprising of their 'Rustic' Solid Deodorant, 'Mintasy' Solid Shampoo and 'The Guardian' Solid Conditioner. 




Win a ticket to The Big Bike Film Night!

Log a ride in the first two weeks to be in to win

(Valued at $23) 

Big Bike Film Night


Prepare to be inspired! The Big Bike Film Night is on a mission sharing the best cycling short films from around the world, and you could win a ticket to a screening when the film tour comes to your area. See the trailer here.

Lock this on your bike radar, riding around the country from February – June 2021, the 2021 collection has everything a cycle-centric audience could want - action, drama, humour, and plenty of inspiration; the evening is unashamedly and utterly, utterly, utterly designed and devised for the two wheel devotee!

These short films are a great reminder of why we love to ride our bike with films that celebrate the fun, adventure and inspiration that cycling enables, whatever your ride is.



Win a reflective belt for riding with Solas!

Log a trip during the challenge to be in the draw to win

(Valued at $18 each)

Solas are donating ten reflective belts for lucky participants who log one ride or more during February. The belts come in a range of colours and allow you to be more visible in low light and dark conditions - perfect for cycling as the evenings draw in. 


Solas

  



Impact through intimates with vouchers from Nisa!

Every point you get is another entry into the draw to win

(Valued at $50)

Nisa is an underwear label and social enterprise, employing women from refugee and migrant backgrounds in their Wellington studio. Nisa’s dream is to build an alumni of 100 former employees who go on to inspire their own communities. For them, success is not just providing a first job in New Zealand, but in providing a first step in a long career.

Win one of two vouchers for Nisa’s men and women style ranges.


Misa

  


Win an Indulgence Gift Box from Commonsense

Every ride logged is another entry for the draw to win

(Valued at $200)

Commonsense brings you the Indulgence Gift Box - a collection of premium products to delight the most discerning foodie - full of perfect post-ride treats! This hamper will arrive gift wrapped in an eco-friendly box.

   Commonsense gift bag    Commonsense logo




Win one of six $50 vouchers from Oh Natural

Every point you get is another entry into the draw to win

Oh Natural consciously selects natural and eco-friendly products for you, your family and your home so you can live naturally while treading lightly on this earth. Their New Zealand owned online store is full of irresistible natural makeup, skincare, wellness and lifestyle products, and also offer a large selection of vegan brands.


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Win tasty treats from Marcels!

Every point you get is another entry into the draw to win

(Valued at $37ea)

We brought our passion for pancakes from Antwerp, Belgium to New Plymouth over 20 years ago and have been perfecting our craft ever since. Marcel's pancakes are deliciously light & fluffy and are fabulous on their own with a variety of toppings. Find us in the bakery and frozen section of your local supermarket.


Marcels

  



Win a unique up-cycled belt or spectacle case from Roadworn!

Follow us on Facebook where we'll be sharing details on how to win

(Valued at $30 for belts, $10 for cases)

Roadworn is a social enterprise initiated by members of the Wellington Interfaith Council. They up-cycle bicycle tyres into useful and decorative products.

The crafts people who do the work are from the "homeless" and other disadvantaged people from the Wellington community. Workspace is provided by the Salvation Army, St Peters church and the Newtown community centre. Workers are paid for each item made comes with the maker's name on it. 

Roadworn

  


Win a full suspension eBike hire for two with Switched On Bikes!

Log a ride to enter this fortnightly draw, Wellington only

(Wellington only, valued at $206 per session)

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Switched On Bikes are giving away two, half-day eMTB hires for two people. Based on the Wellington Waterfront we're your bike hire hub with a special love for electric! We have an eBike leasing programme if you'd like to add some power to your commute.  From Feb 2021 we've got a fleet of full-suspension eBikes for hire and you can win a half-day rental for you and a friend through this challenge.




Win your kid a place at WORD's two day ‘Know your local’ 2 day camp!

Every point you get is another entry into the draw to win, Wellington riders only

(Wellington only, valued at $195)

Win a place for your 7-12 year old at Wellington Off Road Department's Easter camp. With trained instructors, each day they'll explore the trail network in the area, learn some skills and have fun! Groups will still be split on the first morning into abilities/fitness/interests on the day. 

WORD

  


Win a place on a group skills course with Joyride!

Every point you get is another entry into the draw to win, Wellington riders only

(Wellington only, valued at $125)

Learn the skills to love your riding! The team of Joyride Instructors are professional, patient, passionate and here to make your riding way more fun. This prize is for a 3 hour group mountain bike skills course valued at $125. Choose from MTB Essentials, Turns and Berms, The Rough Stuff or Hops and Drops. Joyride gives you the knowledge to develop your skills, confidence to push your boundaries and the encouragement to enjoy the ride!

Joyride

  

EXCLUSIVE PRIZE DRAW - JUST FOR ENCOURAGERS!

Earn Encourager points by encouraging colleagues, friends, and whanau to ride a bike!

For every person you encourage, you get another entry into the prize draw. Encourage enough people, and you get entered into prize draws for the bigger prizes as well.  So get out there and help us get more people on bikes!


Encourage 1 person: Entered to win a $50 cash prize!

50


Encourage 3 people: Entered to win a $100 voucher to a restaurant or bar of your choice

100


Encourage 5 people: Entered to win one of two $300 voucher for Mons Royale!

300


Encourage 10 people: Entered to win a $500 cash prize!

500


Encourage 20 people: Entered to win a $1,000 holiday vouchers to spend at a destination of your choice!

1000




ORGANISATION PRIZES

Not only can individual riders win prizes as rewards, but also workplaces through the combined effort of the team - so every little ride helps!

Morning tea shout out for top organisations!

Place first in your organisation size category to win

It's a group effort to win! The organisation that come first in each size category will win a morning tea shout from the Love to Ride team. 

Organisation prize