Dates & Times
  • Friday 13 November 2020: 9:00am – 5:00pm (official practice)
  • Saturday 14 November 2020: 8:00am – 5:00pm
  • Sunday 15 November 2020: 8:00am – 5:00pm

Cross-Country Olympic: Cross-country(XCO) cycling is the most common discipline of mountain biking. Cross-Country courses consist of a mix of rough forest paths and single track, smooth fire roads and even paths connecting other trails.

Gravity Enduro: Gravity Enduro (GE) is a mountain biking discipline in which riders complete multiple timed downhill sections with untimed uphill connecting sections, also referred to as liaison sections. The rider who completes all timed sections in the fastest combined time wins.

Events Schedule
Friday 13 November
9:00am – 11:30amXCO Official Practice
12:00pm – 5:30pmGravity Enduro Official Practice
Saturday 14 November
7:00am – 8:00amRegistrations & Kit Collection Open
7:00am – 8:00amXCO Official Practice
9:00am – 11:00amXCO Race 1
11:00am – 1:00pmXCO Race 2
1:00pm – 3:00pmXCO Race 3
3:00pm – 5:00pmXCO Race 4
5:00pm – 5:30pmMedal Ceremony
Sunday 15 November
8:00am – 9:00amRegistrations & Kit Collection Open
8:00am – 10:00amGravity Enduro Official Practice
11:00am – 3:30pmGravity Enduro Racing
4:00pm – 4:30pmMedal Ceremony
Nerang State Forest
GC2018 Trails

Nerang Mountain Bike Trails

Kilometres of new and upgraded mountain bike trails in the Nerang State Forest were developed ahead of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games. The trails make up the first international standard mountain bike course located in South East Queensland. Diverse track styles, including fast flow trails and slow-speed steep and technical trails will challenge athletes.


Nerang Mountain Bike Trails
Nerang State Forest
8 Hope St, Nerang QLD 4211

Age Requirements
  • Age is determined as at Thursday 31 December 2020
  • Minimum age for competition is 30 years
Age Divisions
  • 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65+

Sport Fee: $75 per person, per event

Games Fee:

  • Competitor: $125 | $145 standard fee (from 3 September, 2020)

Payment processing fee: 1.4% (incl GST)
Account2Account (select Australian banks – no fee)

Entries Close
  • Friday 30 October 2020 (11:59pm AEST)
Additional Mountain Bike Information
  • 2020 National Season Guidelines for each of the disciplines are displayed on the MTBA website.
  • Those participating in Gravity Enduro will require a full-faced helmet.
  • Entry fee includes Mountain Bike Australia Personal Accident & Public Liability insurance during official PPMG scheduled competition and practice. For more information:
  • Participants do not need to hold an MTBA Membership to participate in this event.
Rules & Judiciary Procedures

Mountain Bike Enquiries
Mountain Bike Australia
Phone: (07) 5628 0110

Event Enquiries
Pan Pacific Masters Games
Phone: (07) 5668 9888


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