Make sure you are part of this outstanding off road Copthorne Half Marathon through the spectacular Whakarewarewa Forest. The event is a two lap course utilising scenic trails and smooth gravel forest roads.
Other options are the Mitre 10 Mega Quarter Marathon (10.5km) Run or Walk event and the Red Stag Timber 5km Fun Run/Walk event. These non-competitive events utilise a mix of scenic forest trails and smooth gravel forest roads in the Whakarewarewa Forest.
For the kids...a 1.5km fun run/walk for children aged 3 to 6 years and a 2.5km fun run/walk for children aged 7 to 10 years. Both options are non competitive, fully supervised and take place prior to the adult events starting. Plenty of prizes will be up for grabs!
Every competitor will receive a stunning finishers medal!!
Event Timetable Sunday 4th March 2018
7.30 - 10.30am: Registration in main marquee at Waipa Recreation Area.
9.00am: Start of the Lance Lawson Little Devils 1.5km Fun Run/Walk (3 - 6 yrs)
9.10am: Start of the Lance Lawson Little Devils 2.5km Fun Run/Walk ( 7 - 10yrs)
9.45am: Start of the Red Stag Timber 5km Fun Run/Walk
10.00am: Start of the Copthorne Half Marathon
10.15am: Little Devils Prize-giving
11.00am: Start of the Mitre 10 Mega Quarter Marathon Fun Run/Walk
Early Bird Entry Fees until 19th February
Half Marathon: $50.00
Quarter Marathon: $40.00
5km Run/Walk: $35.00
Little Devils event: $10.00
Entry fees from 20th February
Half Marathon: $60.00
Quarter Marathon: $50.00
5km Run/Walk: $45.00
Little Devils event: $15.00
Copthorne Off-Road Half Marathon – 21.1km
Mitre 10 Mega Quarter Marathon – 10.55km
Red Stag Timber 5km Fun Run/Walk - 5km
Lance Lawson Kids Race – 2.5km and 1.5km
Half Marathon Cut Off
The cut off time for the first lap of the half marathon event is two hours and 15 minutes.