Tarawera Ultramarathon

Paul Charteris, the event organiser has kindly given Te Mana o Ngati Rangitihi Trust one free entry into the 8th annual Tarawera Ultramarathon which is to be held on 6 February, 2016.

If you have the experience and the stamina and would like to represent Ngati Rangitihi in this prestigious event, please email administrator@ngatirangitihi.iwi.nz with your contact details and experience in this type of event.  One person will be chosen on Thursday 10 December.

The official 2015 race programme is online. Runners entered in the 100, 85 or 60km race will complete a course that will take them around four lakes, through many forests, past waterfalls and some of the most stunning scenery in the world, from Rotorua to Kawerau. 

A total of 1260 participants, including nearly 400 international athletes and many of the world’s best trail ultra-runners, will run the race of their lives. The Tarawera Ultramarathon is a world-class event and a must-do for every runner looking to challenge themselves and experience their own adventure along some of the most beautiful trails in the world.

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