Blackmores XTERRA Auckland Trail Running Series

The Blackmores XTERRA Auckland Trail Run Series is an annual 7 race off road trail running series organised by TotalSport, every three weeks between May 18th and September 21st 2014.

The events are at Shakespear Park, Riverhead Forest (twice in 2014 with a different course each time), Woodhill Forest, Dome Valley, Waharau Regional Park and Hunua Ranges. Each event has short (5 to 8km), mid (10 to 14km), long (16 to 20km) and super long (21km+) options.

Please note the distances listed below are approximate and have been rounded up or down to the nearest kilometre provided on the event website; distances at trail events are often approximated and subject to change.

Event datesSun 18 May 2014Riverhead Forest, Auckland - Approx 23K, 19K, 13K, 6K
Sun 08 Jun 2014Shakespear Regional Park, Auckland - Approx 20K, 16K, 11K, 7K
Sun 29 Jun 2014Woodhill Forest, Auckland - Approx 22K, 20K, 14K, 8K
Sun 20 Jul 2014Dome Valley, Auckland - Distances TBC
Sun 10 Aug 2014Waharau Regional Park, Auckland - Approx 21K, 17K, 10K, 5K
Sun 31 Aug 2014Riverhead Forest, Auckland - Distances TBC
Sun 21 Sep 2014Hunua Ranges, Auckland - Approx 22K, 18K, 12K, 6K
TypeOff Road
Event websitehttp://www.trailrun.co.nz/aucklandseries/index.phpOrganiser TotalSportContact organisersContact details, FacebookEnter eventEnter online

Location Map

The map below shows the approximate location for each event. See below the map for more information about each marker point.

Map Points

1 Shakespear Regional Park event.
2 Riverhead Forest event. Barlow Rd is the event base and the start line for all distances.
3 Woodhill Forest event.
4 Dome Valley - event location TBC
5 Waharau Regional Park event.
6 Hunua Ranges event. The Upper Mangatawhiri camp site is the start line for all distances

Disclaimer

Event listings are based on information found on the official website and/or from event directors. All information presented is as accurate as possible but is subject to change without notice. Always check with the official event website for up to date information.

Comments

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Sun 01 Sep 2013
XTERRA Auckland: Hunua, Auckland - 22.1K, 17.6K, 12.4K, 6.4K
Sun 11 Aug 2013
XTERRA Auckland: Waharau, Auckland - 21.9K, 17.2K, 10.8K, 5.9K
Sun 21 Jul 2013
XTERRA Auckland: Woodhill Forest, Auckland - 23.1K, 19.9K, 14.1K, 7.3K
Sun 30 Jun 2013
XTERRA Auckland: Waiuku, Auckland - 20.9K, 18.1K, 12K, 6K
Sun 09 Jun 2013
XTERRA Auckland: Riverhead Forest, Auckland - 23K, 19K, 12K, 6.3K
Sun 19 May 2013
XTERRA Auckland: Shakespear Regional Park, Auckland - 20.5K, 16.5K, 11.5K, 7K
Sun 02 Sep 2012
XTERRA Auckland: Hunua, Auckland - 22.1K, 17.6K, 12.4K, 6.4K
Sun 12 Aug 2012
XTERRA Auckland: Whitford Forest, Auckland - 21K, 18.2K, 12.5K, 6.1K
Sun 22 Jul 2012
XTERRA Auckland: Waiuku, Auckland - 22.5K, 19.5K, 13.5K, 6K
Sun 01 Jul 2012
XTERRA Auckland: Woodhill Forest, Auckland - 23.1K, 19.8K, 14.1K, 7.3K
Sun 10 Jun 2012
XTERRA Auckland: Riverhead Forest, Auckland - 23.0K, 19.0K, 12.0K, 6.3K
Sun 20 May 2012
XTERRA Auckland: Shakespear Regional Park, Auckland - 20.5K, 16.5K, 12K, 7K
Sun 04 Sep 2011
XTERRA Auckland: The Hunua Ranges, Auckland - 22.1K, 17.6K, 12.4K, 6.4K
Sun 14 Aug 2011
XTERRA Auckland: Whitford Forest, Auckland - 21K, 18.2K, 12.5K, 6.1K
Sun 24 Jul 2011
XTERRA Auckland: Woodhill Forest, Auckland - 23.1K, 19.8K, 14.1K, 7.3K
Sun 03 Jul 2011
XTERRA Auckland: Waiuku, Auckland - 22.5K, 19.5K, 13.5K, 6K
Sun 12 Jun 2011
XTERRA Auckland: Shakespear Regional Park, Auckland - 20.5K, 16.5K, 12K, 7K
Sun 22 May 2011
XTERRA Auckland: Riverhead Forest, Auckland - 23.0K, 19.0K, 12.0K, 6.3K
Sat 04 Sep 2010
XTERRA Auckland: Shakespear Regional Park, Auckland - 20.5K, 16.5K, 12K, 7K
Fri 03 Sep 2010
XTERRA Auckland: Shakespear Regional Park, Auckland - 12K Night Run
Sun 15 Aug 2010
XTERRA Auckland: Whitford Forest, Auckland - 21K, 18.2K, 12.5K, 6.1K
Sun 25 Jul 2010
XTERRA Auckland: Woodhill Forest, Auckland - 23.1K, 19.8K, 14.1K, 7.3K
Sat 03 Jul 2010
XTERRA Auckland: Waiuku, Auckland - 22.5K, 19.5K, 13.5K, 6K
Sun 13 Jun 2010
XTERRA Auckland: Riverhead Forest, Auckland - 23.0K, 19.0K, 12.0K, 6.3K
Sun 16 May 2010
XTERRA Auckland: The Hunua Ranges, Auckland - 22.1K, 17.6K, 12.4K, 6.4K

This event is organised by TotalSport. Their other upcoming events are listed below.

Sat 03 May 2014
T42 Trail Run: The Central Plateau, North Island - 42.2K, 24K, 11K, 6.5K
Wed 28 May 2014
Auckland Trail Run Night Series: Birkenhead Domain, Auckland - 12K, 6K (Approx)
Wed 18 Jun 2014
Auckland Trail Run Night Series: Totara Park, Auckland - 12K, 6K (Approx)
Sun 06 Jul 2014
Hoka ONE ONE Tauhara Trail Run: Taupo - 21.1K, 10K, 5K
Wed 09 Jul 2014
Auckland Trail Run Night Series: Royal Albany Reserve, Auckland - 12K, 6K (Approx)
Wed 30 Jul 2014
Auckland Trail Run Night Series: Roberta Reserve, Auckland - 12K, 6K (Approx)
Sun 03 Aug 2014
Hoka ONE ONE Taupo Half Marathon: Taupo - 21.1K, 10K, 5K
Wed 20 Aug 2014
Auckland Trail Run Night Series: Moire Park, Auckland - 12K, 6K (Approx)
Sat 06 Sep 2014
Hoka ONE ONE Kinloch Off Road Challenge: Taupo - 42.2K, 21.1K, 10.55K, 5K
Wed 10 Sep 2014
Auckland Trail Run Night Series: Centennial Park, Auckland - 12K, 6K (Approx)
Sat 13 Sep 2014
The Legend: Waitakere, Auckland - 42.2K, 21.1K, 10K, 5K
Sat 11 Oct 2014
XTERRA Trail Challenge Waihi: The Karangahake Gorge - 60K, 42.2K, 19K, 13K, 7.8K
Sat 08 Nov 2014
The Taniwha: Waikato - 60K, 60K Team Relay, 42K, 21K, 14K, 7K
Sat 15 Nov 2014
Paihia Coastal Challenge: Parorenui Bay to Russell - 34K Solo/Relay, 25K, 20K, 13K, 7K
Sat 22 Nov 2014
Speights West Coaster: Bethells Beach, Auckland - 42.2K, 42.2K Team Relay, 30K, 21.1K, 13K, 6K
Sat 06 Dec 2014
Red Rocks Coastal Chalenge: Wellington - 35K Solo/Relay, 25K, 19K, 12K, 7K
Sat 21 Feb 2015
New Plymouth Coastal Challenge: New Plymouth - 32-35K Solo/Team, 22-25K, 17-20K, 11-13K, 6-7K
Sat 07 Mar 2015
North Shore Coastal Challenge: Auckland - 33K individual/team, 22K, 17K, 11K, 6K
Sat 11 Apr 2015
Akaroa Coastal Challenge - EVENT TBC: Akaroa, Canterbury - 32-35K Solo/Team, 22-25K, 17-20K, 11-13K, 6-7K - TBC
Listing created01 Apr 2011 Listing last updated 01 Apr 2014 Website last checked 02 Apr 2014

Update history

01 Apr 2014Riverhead and Shakespear events on 18 May & 08 Jun 2014 have swapped places 26 Mar 2014Added link to online entry for series starting 18 May 2014 24 Mar 2014Updated locations, dates and distances for 2014 series; all the dates were correct (but locations have changed) except for the last which was incorrectly listed as 28 Sep 2014 which has been corrected to 21 Sep 2014 02 Oct 2013Added 2014 series dates from May to September. 12 Jul 2013Added distances for Waharau event on 11 Aug 2013 02 Apr 2013Updated event locations and distances for 2013 series starting 19 May 2013. Online entries are now open. 14 Mar 2013Please note event venues for 2013 are subject to change as per note from event website.