Tarawera Ultramarathon

Saturday, 10 February 2018

From The Redwoods in Rotorua to Kawerau

Run/Walk Off Road/Trail Ultra 100K 50 Miles 100 Miles Relay

The Tarawera Ultramarathon on Saturday, 10 February 2018 is New Zealand's most prestigious ultramarathon and is part of the Ultra-Trail World Tour.

This annual trail run goes from Rotorua to Kawerau, with 62km, 87km and 102km events. The 62km & 87km distances can also be run solo or in a team relay. There will also be a 100 mile race in 2018; the details for this event are TBC.

The spectacular course will also take runners through places of immense cultural significance to Maori people, the indigenous people of New Zealand. Around 1260 participants with more than 600 international athletes and many of the world’s best trail ultra runners, will run the race of their lives from Rotorua to Kawerau in February.


NZ Trail Runs


62 km Solo/Relay
87 km Solo/Relay
102 km
100 miles

Location map

The 87km & 102km events start at The Redwoods and finish in Kawerau. The 62km starts at the beginning of the Western Okataina Walkway and finishes in Kawerau. Details are still TBC for the 100 mile distance.

Note: map location may be approximate.

Other events

Others editons of this event were on / will be on:
- 10 February 2018
- 11 February 2017
- 6 February 2016
- 7 February 2015
- 15 March 2014


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This listing was last manually checked on 9 August 2017.

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