Jolanda Neff to race Whaka 100


The Whaka100 has long been touted as one of the Southern Hemisphere’s toughest mountain bike marathons. The 105km course takes in the world class mountain bike trails of Rotorua.



Elite World Mountain Bike Champion, Jolanda Neff, will be the favourite in the women’s field of the 12th edition of this 100km race. The 25 year old Swiss athlete is one of the super stars of cross country mountain biking.


Race Director, Tim Farmer, says the event team is more than excited to have Neff on the start list.  “This is  great for the event but even more amazing for the fans of Neff who will get to see her race in person.”


Farmer says there is a continuous increase in International participants from all parts of the globe, in particular from the European nation.