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Bikers gear up for the mountains

Emily O'Connell
Mountain biker
Mountain biker  Flickr

Mountain bikers are set to compete in Craigieburn Forest this Sunday.

Canterbury's hosting a competitive mountain bike race this weekend.

Craigieburn Enduro 2017 will be held in the Craigieburn Forest this coming Sunday.

The multi-stage event will see riders climb to the top of each section and then begin a 35-minute timed descent.

A free bbq will be provided for all competitors afterwards.