The current edition of this event is on 14 April 2018.
The Great PukeokaHu man v Horse Race on Saturday, 16 April 2016 is a marathon is an event over steep hill country terrain in the back blocks of Taihape, with a slight twist - it's a race between two legs and four!
The race is a figure of eight course where runners run concurrently with horses, with a staggered start time which will be adjusted for the results. Good sportmanship between runners and riders is expected at all times to make it an enjoyable event for runners, riders and volunteers!
42km Solo or 3 Person Relay