Aotearoa Ultra Marathon

The Aotearoa Ultra will be held on Banks Peninsula and Christchurch - encompassing some of the most picturesque settings of Canterbury. Three distance options are available:

  • 101km: Little River to Halswell Quarry - solo or 2-person team (change over at Pigeon Bay);
  • 53km: Pigeon Bay to Hallswell Quarry - solo or 2-person team (change over at Port Levy Spur car park); or
  • 15km: Gebbies Pass to Halswell Quarry - solo only.

Minimum entrant age is 10 years for the 15km event and 18 years for the longer events.

Date: Saturday 9th January 2020.
Start Time: 5am for the 101km event, 8am for the 53km event and 10am for the 15km event.
Cost: From $140 for solo entries and $240 for teams. A late fee will apply to entries received after 27th December 2020. Competitors can also purchase a ride by bus to the start of your event for $35.

Visit the Aotearoa Ultra Marathon website for more information, including how to enter. Entries are limited for the two longer events due to Department of Conservation restrictions.