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 17th and September 27th 2015.

The events in 2014 were at Shakespear Park, Riverhead Forest (twice 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.

We will update the locations for 2015 as more information comes to hand.

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.

Sunday17 May2015

XTERRA Auckland

Location TBC, AucklandDistances TBCOff Road
Sunday07 Jun2015

XTERRA Auckland

Location TBC, AucklandDistances TBCOff Road
Sunday28 Jun2015

XTERRA Auckland

Location TBC, AucklandDistances TBCOff Road
Sunday19 Jul2015

XTERRA Auckland

Location TBC, AucklandDistances TBCOff Road
Sunday09 Aug2015

XTERRA Auckland

Location TBC, AucklandDistances TBCOff Road
Sunday30 Aug2015

XTERRA Auckland

Location TBC, AucklandDistances TBCOff Road
Sunday27 Sep2015

XTERRA Auckland

Location TBC, AucklandDistances TBCOff Road
Sunday21 Sep2014

XTERRA Auckland

Hunua Ranges, AucklandApprox 22K, 18K, 12K, 6KOff Road
Sunday31 Aug2014

XTERRA Auckland

Riverhead Forest, AucklandApprox 21K, 18K, 13K, 7KOff Road
Sunday10 Aug2014

XTERRA Auckland

Waharau Regional Park, AucklandApprox 21K, 17K, 10K, 5KOff Road
Sunday20 Jul2014

XTERRA Auckland

Dome Valley, Auckland25.2K, 19.5K, 11.5K, 6.7KOff Road
Sunday29 Jun2014

XTERRA Auckland

Woodhill Forest, AucklandApprox 22K, 20K, 14K, 8KOff Road
Sunday08 Jun2014

XTERRA Auckland

Shakespear Regional Park, AucklandApprox 20K, 16K, 11K, 7KOff Road
Sunday18 May2014

XTERRA Auckland

Riverhead Forest, AucklandApprox 23K, 19K, 13K, 6KOff Road
Sunday01 Sep2013

XTERRA Auckland

Hunua, Auckland22.1K, 17.6K, 12.4K, 6.4KOff Road
Sunday11 Aug2013

XTERRA Auckland

Waharau, Auckland21.9K, 17.2K, 10.8K, 5.9KOff Road
Sunday21 Jul2013

XTERRA Auckland

Woodhill Forest, Auckland23.1K, 19.9K, 14.1K, 7.3KOff Road
Sunday30 Jun2013

XTERRA Auckland

Waiuku, Auckland20.9K, 18.1K, 12K, 6KOff Road
Sunday09 Jun2013

XTERRA Auckland

Riverhead Forest, Auckland23K, 19K, 12K, 6.3KOff Road
Sunday19 May2013

XTERRA Auckland

Shakespear Regional Park, Auckland20.5K, 16.5K, 11.5K, 7KOff Road
Sunday02 Sep2012

XTERRA Auckland

Hunua, Auckland22.1K, 17.6K, 12.4K, 6.4KOff Road
Sunday12 Aug2012

XTERRA Auckland

Whitford Forest, Auckland21K, 18.2K, 12.5K, 6.1KOff Road
Sunday22 Jul2012

XTERRA Auckland

Waiuku, Auckland22.5K, 19.5K, 13.5K, 6KOff Road
Sunday01 Jul2012

XTERRA Auckland

Woodhill Forest, Auckland23.1K, 19.8K, 14.1K, 7.3KOff Road
Sunday10 Jun2012

XTERRA Auckland

Riverhead Forest, Auckland23.0K, 19.0K, 12.0K, 6.3KOff Road
Sunday20 May2012

XTERRA Auckland

Shakespear Regional Park, Auckland20.5K, 16.5K, 12K, 7KOff Road
Sunday04 Sep2011

XTERRA Auckland

The Hunua Ranges, Auckland22.1K, 17.6K, 12.4K, 6.4KOff Road
Sunday14 Aug2011

XTERRA Auckland

Whitford Forest, Auckland21K, 18.2K, 12.5K, 6.1KOff Road
Sunday24 Jul2011

XTERRA Auckland

Woodhill Forest, Auckland23.1K, 19.8K, 14.1K, 7.3KOff Road
Sunday03 Jul2011

XTERRA Auckland

Waiuku, Auckland22.5K, 19.5K, 13.5K, 6KOff Road
Sunday12 Jun2011

XTERRA Auckland

Shakespear Regional Park, Auckland20.5K, 16.5K, 12K, 7KOff Road
Sunday22 May2011

XTERRA Auckland

Riverhead Forest, Auckland23.0K, 19.0K, 12.0K, 6.3KOff Road
Saturday04 Sep2010

XTERRA Auckland

Shakespear Regional Park, Auckland20.5K, 16.5K, 12K, 7KOff Road
Friday03 Sep2010

XTERRA Auckland

Shakespear Regional Park, Auckland12K Night RunOff Road
Sunday15 Aug2010

XTERRA Auckland

Whitford Forest, Auckland21K, 18.2K, 12.5K, 6.1KOff Road
Sunday25 Jul2010

XTERRA Auckland

Woodhill Forest, Auckland23.1K, 19.8K, 14.1K, 7.3KOff Road
Saturday03 Jul2010

XTERRA Auckland

Waiuku, Auckland22.5K, 19.5K, 13.5K, 6KOff Road
Sunday13 Jun2010

XTERRA Auckland

Riverhead Forest, Auckland23.0K, 19.0K, 12.0K, 6.3KOff Road
Sunday16 May2010

XTERRA Auckland

The Hunua Ranges, Auckland22.1K, 17.6K, 12.4K, 6.4KOff Road
Saturday11 Oct2014

XTERRA Trail Challenge Waihi

The Karangahake Gorge60K, 42.2K, 19K, 13K, 7.8KOff Road
Saturday08 Nov2014

The Taniwha

Waikato60K, 60K Team Relay, 42K, 21K, 14K, 7KOff Road
Saturday15 Nov2014

Red Rocks Coastal Challenge

Cable Bay to Lyall Bay, Wellington35K Solo/Relay, 25K, 19K, 12K, 7KOff Road
Saturday29 Nov2014

Speights West Coaster

Bethells Beach, Auckland42.2K, 42.2K Team Relay, 30K, 21.1K, 13K, 6KOff Road
Saturday06 Dec2014

Paihia Coastal Challenge

Parorenui Bay to Russell34K Solo/Relay, 26K, 21K, 13K, 7KOff Road
Saturday21 Feb2015

The Colville Connection

Colville School, Coromandel42.2K, 21.1K, 10K, 5KOff Road
Saturday07 Mar2015

North Shore Coastal Challenge

Auckland33K individual/team, 22K, 17K, 11K, 6KOff Road
Saturday28 Mar2015

Partners Life DUAL

Motutapu & Rangitoto Islands, Auckland42.2K, 21.1K, 10K, 6KOff Road
Saturday25 Apr2015

Tawharanui Coastal Challenge

Snells Beach to Oamaha, Auckland32K Solo/Relay, 22K, 17K, 12K, 6KOff Road
Saturday02 May2015

T42 Trail Run

The Central Plateau, North Island42.2K, 24K, 11K, 6.5KOff Road
Wednesday27 May2015

Auckland Trail Run Night Series

Location TBC, Auckland12K, 6K (Approx)Off Road, Night Run
Wednesday17 Jun2015

Auckland Trail Run Night Series

Location TBC, Auckland12K, 6K (Approx)Off Road, Night Run
Sunday05 Jul2015

Hoka ONE ONE Tauhara Trail Run

Mt Tauhara, Taupo21.1K, 10K, 5KOff Road
Wednesday08 Jul2015

Auckland Trail Run Night Series

Location TBC, Auckland12K, 6K (Approx)Off Road, Night Run
Wednesday29 Jul2015

Auckland Trail Run Night Series

Location TBC, Auckland12K, 6K (Approx)Off Road, Night Run
Sunday02 Aug2015

Hoka ONE ONE Taupo Half Marathon

Redoubt Street, Taupo21.1K, 10K, 5KOn Road
Wednesday19 Aug2015

Auckland Trail Run Night Series

Location TBC, Auckland12K, 6K (Approx)Off Road, Night Run
Saturday05 Sep2015

Hoka ONE ONE Kinloch Off Road Challenge

Kenrigg Road, Kinloch, Taupo42.2K, 21.1K, 10.55K, 5KOff Road
Wednesday09 Sep2015

Auckland Trail Run Night Series

Location TBC, Auckland12K, 6K (Approx)Off Road, Night Run
Saturday12 Sep2015

The Legend

Shadbolt Park, Green Bay, Auckland42.2K, 21.1K, 10K, 5KOn Road
Saturday17 Oct2015

XTERRA Trail Challenge Waihi

The Karangahake Gorge60K, 42.2K, 19K, 13K, 7.8KOff Road
Saturday07 Nov2015

The Taniwha

Waikato60K, 60K Team Relay, 42K, 21K, 14K, 7KOff Road
Saturday28 Nov2015

Speights West Coaster

Bethells Beach, Auckland42.2K, 42.2K Team Relay, 30K, 21.1K, 13K, 6KOff Road

Page history

Listing created01 Apr 2011 Last updated 24 Sep 2014 Last checked 24 Sep 2014

Update history

24 Sep 2014Added 2015 series dates from May to September 24 Jun 2014Added distances for Dome Valley event on 20 Jul 2014 and approximate distances for Riverhead event on 31 Aug 2014 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.

Location Map

The event locations for 2014 are shown in the map below. We will update the locations as more information comes to hand about the 2015 series.

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
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.

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