19th Feb 2016
Taupo Great Lake Relay
The 21st New Balance Great Lake Relay will be held on the 20th February 2016!
Grab your friends, family or work colleagues together and join this amazing running or walking event around or along the length of Lake Taupo. Entries open 1st October 2015.
Don’t miss being part of this awesome run/walk relay around the stunning Lake Taupo with 4500 other competitors! Renown as being the best team building exercise of all time, the ultimate Team Relay has been described by participants as the most social and scenic event in New Zealand. The New Balance Great Lake Relay covers the 155km around Lake Taupo. Each team consists of 10 to 18 members, either running or walking the entire distance around Lake Taupo.
The Nature Valley Length of the Lake Relay caters for teams of five to eight who can run or walk to complete the eight legs, 67km from Pukawa on the southern end of the lake back to Taupo.
If you’re really up for a challenge, the Loaded Length of the Lake Solo event offers an ultra-marathon 67km option. Individuals will run or walk from Pukawa on the southern end of the lake back to Taupo.
The Official Charity of the New Balance Great Lake Relay is the New Zealand Breast Cancer Foundation; show your support by fundraising online or supporting someone who is fundraising. You can also make a one off donation when you enter. The team that raises the most funds for the New Zealand Breast Cancer Foundation will win a $200 New Balance Shoe Voucher each! Click here to start fundraising!