- An Australian standards approved cycling helmet, to be worn at all times whilst riding a bike during the event, at the skills sessions or around the event village.
- A well maintained bike in good working order. Bike must have front and rear brakes, handle bars must be secure and bar plugs in both ends to prevent injury.
- Off road tyres fitted to the bike.
- Enclosed footwear.
- Drink bottle
- Cycling Gloves.
- Spares kit, including pump and spares.
The supervising teacher/coach is to check bike condition and ensure mandatory equipment is met. Not meeting the mandatory equipment may result in disqulification or exclusion from the event. As there are three race events it is possible for riders to share bikes and equipment,