The most recent edition of this event was on 7 October 2017.
The Rotorua Ekiden Relay on Saturday, 11 October 2014 is an annual team relay run on the roads encircling Lake Rotorua.
The Ekiden relay consists of 3 to 6 team members running a total of 42.2kms (the full marathon distance) but wearing a traditional Japanese tasuki sash instead of carrying a baton. Featuring the Fancy Dress World Champs, it is the best day out with your friends, family or workmates!
Leg distances range from 4.7km to 8.3km.
3-6 Member 42K Team Relay