Banks Peninsula Adventure Race

The Banks Peninsula Adventure Race is an adventure race starting from a mystery location somewhere on the Peninsula. There are three duration options: 3, 6 or 9 hours.

Competitors will trek and bike their way through native bush, streams, farmland and trails before reaching the finish. The course will be kept secret until the day of the race and you will receive your maps just before race start so you can plan your strategy and route choice.

Teams of 3 or 4 people are required, with prizes for the fastest teams in each gender and age category.

Date: Sunday 29th November 2020.
Start Time: 7am for the 9-hour event, 9am for the 6-hour event, and 10am for the 3-hour event.
Start Location: A secret until one week before the event.
Cost:

  • 9-hour event: $130 per person for adult teams, and $100 per person for junior teams (under 20);
  • 6-hour event: $110 per person for adult teams, and $80 per person for junior teams (under 20); and
  • 3-hour event: $90 per person for adult teams, and $60 per person for junior teams (under 20).

Find out more about the Banks Peninsula Adventure Race, including gear requirements and how to enter.

This event is a fundraiser for junior orienteering in Canterbury​.