Ultra Marathons in New Zealand

An ultramarathon is any running event longer than the traditional marathon length of 42.195 kilometres, and becoming increasingly popular, especially the off road / trail variants. The following is a list of ultra marathons around New Zealand.

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EventDateLocationTypes

WUU-2K

Saturday, 15 July 2017Woodmancote Rd, Khandallah, WellingtonRun/Walk

The Great Naseby Water Race

Thursday, 24 August to Friday, 25 August 2017Naseby, OtagoRun/Walk

The North Range Trio

Saturday, 26 August 2017Ferry Reserve, Ballance, ManawatuRun/Walk

Trail Trilogy

Sunday, 17 September 2017Kaiaua / Thames / Te Aroha / Paeroa / Waikino to WaihiRun/Walk

Sri Chinmoy 6-12-24 Hour Track Races

Saturday, 7 October 2017AUT Millennium Stadium, Mairangi Bay, AucklandRun/Walk

Taupo Ultramarathon

Saturday, 14 October 2017TaupoRun/Walk

Crater Rim Ultra Events

Sunday, 15 October 2017Port Hills Athletic Club Rooms, Hansen Park, ChristchurchRun/Walk

Aorangi 100

Friday, 3 November 2017Eastbourne to Aorangi Range, WairarapaRun/Walk

Taranaki Around the Mountain

Friday, 3 November 2017TSB Stadium, New PlymouthRun/Walk

The Taniwha

Saturday, 4 November 2017WaikatoBike Run/Walk

Tarawera Marathon and 50K & Tikitapu Trail Run

Saturday, 11 November 2017Te Puia, RotoruaRun/Walk

Krayzie K's

Friday, 17 November to Saturday, 18 November 2017Banks Peninsula, ChristchurchRun/Walk

The Molesworth Run

Saturday, 18 November 2017MolesworthRun/Walk

The Kepler Challenge and Luxmore Grunt

Saturday, 2 December 2017Te AnauRun/Walk

The James Mountain Sport Series

Saturday, 20 January 2018Near Hanmer SpringsBike Duathlon Multisport Run/Walk Triathlon

Tarawera Ultramarathon

Saturday, 10 February 2018From The Redwoods in Rotorua to KawerauRun/Walk

The Great Lake Relay

Saturday, 17 February 2018TaupoRun/Walk

Old Ghost Ultra

Saturday, 24 February 2018Burke Creek to Lyell Historic Reserve, West CoastRun/Walk

The Hillary

Saturday, 24 February 2018Arataki to Muriwai, AucklandRun/Walk

Motatapu Triathlon, Trail Run & MTB

Saturday, 10 March 2018Wanaka to ArrowtownBike Run/Walk Triathlon

Te Houtaewa Challenge

Saturday, 10 March 201890 Mile BeachRun/Walk

Ruapehu Ring of Fire

Saturday, 7 April 2018Chateau Tongariro Hotel, Mt RuapehuRun/Walk

Old Forest Hanmer Hundred

Friday, 18 May to Saturday, 19 May 2018Jollies Pass Rd / Herdmans, HanmerRun/Walk

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