Auckland will be hosting the Torpedo 7 Spring Challenge North on Saturday, 14 October 2017, an all women adventure race, from the Vector Wero Whitewater Park in Manukau.
Spring Challenge is one of the gems of New Zealand adventure racing, where up to 450 teams of three women take part in the adventure that includes rafting, mountain biking, hiking and navigation. The event was the vision and creation of 5 x Adventure Racing World Champion Nathan Fa'avae
3 hour event: 10-15km rafting, 15-20km MTB, 4-5km hiking
6 hour event: 10-15km rafting, 25-35km MTB, 8-12km hiking
9 hour event: 10-15km rafting, 45-55km MTB, 20-30km hiking