5th Mar 2017
All events are based at the Waipa Sawmill Recreation area adjacent to the mountain bike carpark.
NEW COURSES IN 2016 – Courses have been confirmed, but will not be announced until the day due to the use of MTB trails. Maps will be displayed on the notice board at registration.
Travel 2km south of Rotorua on the Rotorua-Taupo Highway (SH5), turn left into Waipa Mill Road and the registration marquee is 500m from this corner on your left. Car park marshalls will direct you to the designated parking areas. The registration, start, finish and prizegivings are all held on this recreation reserve.
The course will follow a mixture of smooth gravel forest roads and scenic forest trails.
The half marathon course is made up of a 10.5km loop followed by an 10.6km loop has been designed to be achieveable by competitors of all abilities.
The Quarter marathon course is made up of one 10.5km loop.
The 5km fun run/walk is one smaller loop, on forestry roads and walking tracks.