Event Information

Essential Information



PRE - REGISTRATION

To help with the smooth running of the event and to get a feel for the Tasman area we encourage you to pick up your Event Bags prior to Event Day on Friday afternoon.

You are welcome to pick up Event Bags for Friends, Families and Team Members.

FRIDAY MAY 24TH 1.00 PM – 6.30 PM

Hills Community Church, 122 Aranui Rd, Mapua 7005

Map of Venue Click here

EVENT DAY REGISTRATIONS AND START TIMES

EVENT

Registration Time and Location

Start Time

Start Point

Marathon Solo - Run

7.00 AM – 8.30 AM

Kaiteriteri Beach Reserve

Kaiteriteri Beach Reserve. Car Parking, Spectator Zone. Café open from 7.00 AM. Cash and Eftpos.

Map: Click here

9:00 AM

Kaiteriteri MTB Park

Map: Click here

Marathon Relay - Run

7.00 AM – 8.30 AM

Kaiteriteri Beach Reserve

Kaiteriteri Beach Reserve. Car Parking, Spectator Zone. Café open from 7.00 AM. Cash and Eftpos.

Map: Click here

9:00 AM

Kaiteriteri MTB Park

Map: Click here

Half Marathon - Walk

8.30 AM – 9.30 AM

Lower Moutere School

Car Parking, Spectator Zone. Coffee, Tea, Sausage Sizzle. Bring Cash.

Map: Click here

10:00 AM

Lower Moutere School

Map: Click here

Half Marathon - Run

9.30 AM – 10.30 AM

Lower Moutere School

Car Parking, Spectator Zone. Coffee, Tea, Sausage Sizzle. Bring Cash.

Map: Click here

11:00 AM

Lower Moutere School

Map: Click here

Marathon - Cycle

9.00 AM – 10.15 AM

Kaiteriteri Beach Reserve

Car Parking, Spectator Zone . Café open from 7.00 AM. Cash and Eftpos.

Map: Click here

11:00 AM

Kaiteriteri MTB Park

Map: Click here

Half Marathon - Cycle

10.30 AM – 11.30 AM

Lower Moutere School

Car Parking, Spectator Zone. Coffee, Tea, Sausage Sizzle. Bring Cash.

Map: Click here

12:00 PM

Lower Moutere School

Map: Click here

10km - Walk

11.00 AM – 12.00 PM

Tasman School

Limited Car Parking. Local Café’s open from 9.00 AM. Cash and Eftpos.

Map: Click here

12:30 PM

Tasman School

Map: Click here

10km - Run

11.30 AM – 12.30 PM

Tasman School

Limited Car Parking. Local Café’s open from 9.00 AM. Cash and Eftpos.

Map: Click here

1:00 PM

Tasman School

Map: Click here

Finish Line ALL Events

Mapua Wharf. Car Parking, Spectator Zone. Gift Shops, Cafés, Restaurants, Takeaways and Bars open most of Saturday. Live Jazz Music from 1.30 PM – 5.00 PM

Saturday

Mapua Wharf Website: Click Here

Prize Giving

5:00 PM

Mapua Wharf


Running

Trail Marathon 42 KM (Solo)

The course utilises the Great Taste Trail for 90% of the distance. The Terrain is a mixture of

Course Map
https://nz.mapometer.com/running/route_4840088

  • Compacted dirt trails 75%

  • Sealed cycle trails 10%

  • Gravel road 5%

  • Sealed roads 5%

  • Grass verges and footpaths 5%

Coach Ray Training Plans - Click Here

Full Course Videos - Click Here

 

Start Location Kaiteriteri MTB Park

Time 9.00 AM

The finish line will be adjacent to Kiwi Journeys Mapua. The finish chute will take you into the Mapua Wharf precinct area and our event finish HQ. This is your chance to celebrate with your family and friends. Spectator parking is plentiful in Mapua Village and at the Mapua Wharf. You will be spoilt for choice.

Finish Mapua Wharf - Prize Giving 5.00 PM

There will be a gun start from designated start line. First place will be awarded to the person crossing the finish line first at Mapua Wharf.

Aid Stations and Toilets

*Water and Water Mixed with GU Hydration Drink Mix (Lemon Lime Flavour) Electrolytes will be available

*Aid Stations

Toilets

Start

Start

6KM

6KM

11KM

15KM

21KM

21KM

25KM

26KM

32KM

32KM

38KM

-

Finish

Finish

 


Trail Marathon 42 KM (4 Person Team Relay)

This course utilises the Great Taste Trail for 90% of the distance. The Terrain is a mixture of

Course Map
Leg 1 https://nz.mapometer.com/running/route_4843065
Leg 2 https://nz.mapometer.com/running/route_4843067
Leg 3 https://nz.mapometer.com/running/route_4843068
Leg 4 https://nz.mapometer.com/running/route_4843069

  • Compacted dirt trails 75%

  • Sealed cycle trails 10%

  • Gravel road 5%

  • Sealed roads 5%

  • Grass verges and footpaths 5%

Coach Ray Training Plans - Click Here

Full Course Videos - Click Here

Relay

Start Point

Distance (approx)

Description

One

Start Time: 9.05am - Kaiteriteri MTB Park, Kaiteriteri Beach Reserve

13 KM

Short Climb in MTB park – flat to end

Two

Motueka Golf Club, Motueka

8 KM

Flat easy running

Three

Lower Moutere School,

Lower Moutere

11 KM

Start flat - Moderate climb – downhill to end

Four

Tasman School, Tasman

10 KM

Minor climb – downhill then flat to finish

ALL 4 Team Members join together prior to the finish line at Mapua Wharf and finish as a Team. *Note this in NOT compulsory.

The finish line will be adjacent to Kiwi Journeys Mapua. The finish chute will take you into the Mapua Wharf precinct area and our event finish HQ.

This is your chance to celebrate with your family and friends. Spectator parking is plentiful in Mapua Village and at the Mapua Wharf. You will be spoilt for choice.

Aid Stations and Toilets

*Water and Water Mixed with GU Hydration Drink Mix (Lemon Lime Flavour) Electrolytes will be available

 

*Aid Stations

Toilets

Start

Start

6KM

6KM

11KM

15KM

21KM

21KM

25KM

26KM

32KM

32KM

38KM

-

Finish

Finish

Finish Mapua Wharf - Prize Giving 5.00 PM


Trail Half Marathon 21 KM

The course utilises the Great Taste Trail for 90% of the distance. The Terrain is a mixture of

Course Map
https://nz.mapometer.com/running/route_4843074

  • Compacted dirt trails 75%

  • Sealed cycle trails 10%

  • Gravel road 5%

  • Sealed roads 5%

  • Grass verges and footpaths 5%

 

Start Location Lower Moutere School

Time 11.00 AM

There will be a gun start from designated start line. First place will be awarded to the person crossing the finish line first at Mapua Wharf.

The finish line will be adjacent to Kiwi Journeys Mapua. The finish chute will take you into the Mapua Wharf precinct area and our event finish HQ.

This is your chance to celebrate with your family and friends. Spectator parking is plentiful in Mapua Village and at the Mapua Wharf. You will be spoilt for choice.

Finish Mapua Wharf - Prize Giving 5.00 PM

Aid Stations and Toilets

*Water and Water Mixed with GU Hydration Drink Mix (Lemon Lime Flavour) Electrolytes will be available

*Aid Stations

Toilets

Start

Start

25KM

26KM

32KM

32KM

38KM

-

Finish

Finish


Trail 10 KM

The course utilises the Great Taste Trail for 90% of the distance. The Terrain is a mixture of

Course Map
https://nz.mapometer.com/running/route_4843071

  • Compacted dirt trails 75%

  • Sealed Cycle trails 10%

  • Gravel road 5%

  • Sealed roads 5%

  • Grass verges and Footpaths 5%

Coach Ray Training Plans - Click Here

Full Course Videos - Click Here

 

Start Location Tasman School

Time 1.00 PM

There will be a gun start from the timing mat. First place will be awarded to the person crossing the finish mat first at Mapua Wharf.

Finish Mapua Wharf - Prize Giving 5.00 PM

Aid Stations and Toilets

*Water and Water Mixed with GU Hydration Drink Mix (Lemon Lime Flavour) Electrolytes will be available

 

*Aid Stations

Toilets

Start

Start

38KM

Finish

Finish


The finish line will be adjacent to Kiwi Journeys Mapua. The finish chute will take you into the Mapua Wharf precinct area and our event finish HQ.

This is your chance to celebrate with your family and friends. Spectator parking is plentiful in Mapua Village and at the Mapua Wharf.  You will be spoilt for choice.


Walking

Trail Half Marathon 21 KM

The course utilises the Great Taste Trail for 90% of the distance. The Terrain is a mixture of

Course Map
https://nz.mapometer.com/walking/route_4843075

  • Compacted dirt trails 75%

  • Sealed cycle trails 10%

  • Gravel road 5%

  • Sealed roads 5%

  • Grass verges and footpaths 5%

Coach Ray Training Plans - Click Here

Full Course Videos - Click Here

 

Start Location Lower Moutere School

Time 10.00 AM

There will be a gun start from designated start line. First place will be awarded to the person crossing the finish line first at Mapua Wharf.

Finish Mapua Wharf - Prize Giving 5.00 PM

The finish line will be adjacent to Kiwi Journeys Mapua. The finish chute will take you into the Mapua Wharf precinct area and our event finish HQ.

This is your chance to celebrate with your family and friends. Spectator parking is plentiful in Mapua Village and at the Mapua Wharf. You will be spoilt for choice.

*Water and Water Mixed with GU Hydration Drink Mix (Lemon Lime Flavour) Electrolytes will be available

*Aid Stations

Toilets

Start

Start

25KM

26KM

32KM

32KM

38KM

-

Finish

Finish


Trail 10 KM

This course utilises the Great Taste Trail for 90% of the distance. The Terrain is a mixture of

Course Map
https://nz.mapometer.com/walking/route_4843070

  • Compacted dirt trails 75%

  • Sealed cycle trails 10%

  • Gravel road 5%

  • Sealed roads 5%

  • Grass verges and footpaths 5%

Coach Ray Training Plans - Click Here

Full Course Videos - Click Here

 

Start Location Tasman School

Time 12.30 PM

There will be a gun start from designated start line. First place will be awarded to the person crossing the finish line first at Mapua Wharf.

Finish Mapua Wharf - Prize Giving 5.00 PM

*Aid Stations

Toilets

Start

Start

38KM

-

Finish

Finish

The finish line will be adjacent to Kiwi Journeys Mapua. The finish chute will take you into the Mapua Wharf precinct area and our event finish HQ.

This is your chance to celebrate with your family and friends. Spectator parking is plentiful in Mapua Village and at the Mapua Wharf.  You will be spoilt for choice.


Cycling

Trail Marathon 42 KM

e-Bikes

Electrically assisted Bikes are eligible to enter the event. They will not be eligible for performance prizes in any category.

Hire a Bike

Our partners Kiwi Journeys can provide you with Bike Hire and can even drop it off at Kaiteriteri and then take it away from Mapua.

The course utilises the Great Taste Trail for 90% of the distance. The Terrain is a mixture of

Course Map
https://nz.mapometer.com/mountain_biking/route_4843073

  • Compacted dirt trails 40%

  • Sealed cycle trails 10%

  • Gravel road 10%

  • Sealed roads 35%

  • Grass verges and footpaths 5%

Coach Ray Training Plans - Click Here

Full Course Videos - Click Here

 

Start Location Kaiteriteri MTB Park

Time 11.00 AM

Finish Mapua Wharf - Prize Giving 5.00PM

The finish line will be adjacent to Kiwi Journeys Mapua. The finish chute will take you into the Mapua Wharf precinct area and our event finish HQ.

This is your chance to celebrate with your family and friends. Spectator parking is plentiful in Mapua Village and at the Mapua Wharf. You will be spoilt for choice.

There will be a gun start from designated start line. First place will be awarded to the person crossing the finish line first at Mapua Wharf.

*Water and Water Mixed with GU Hydration Drink Mix (Lemon Lime Flavour) Electrolytes will be available

*Aid Stations

Toilets

Start

Start

6KM

6KM

11KM

15KM

21KM

21KM

25KM

26KM

32KM

32KM

38KM

Finish

Finish

Trail Half Marathon 21 KM

e-Bikes

Electrically assisted Bikes are eligible to enter the event. They will not be eligible for performance prizes in any category.

Hire a Bike

Our partners Kiwi Journeys can provide you with Bike Hire and can even drop it off at Lower Moutere School and then take it away from Mapua.

Course Map
https://nz.mapometer.com/mountain_biking/route_4843076

The course utilises the Great Taste Trail for 90% of the distance. The Terrain is a mixture of

  • Compacted dirt trails 40%

  • Sealed cycle trails 10%

  • Gravel road 10%

  • Sealed roads 35%

  • Grass verges and footpaths 5%

Coach Ray Training Plans - Click Here

Full Course Videos - Click Here

Start Location Lower Moutere School

Time 12.00 AM

There will be a gun start from designated start line. First place will be awarded to the person crossing the finish line first at Mapua Wharf.

Finish Mapua Wharf - Prize Giving 5.00 PM

The finish line will be adjacent to Kiwi Journeys Mapua. The finish chute will take you into the Mapua Wharf precinct area and our event finish HQ.

This is your chance to celebrate with your family and friends. Spectator parking is plentiful in Mapua Village and at the Mapua Wharf. You will be spoilt for choice.

*Water and Water Mixed with GU Hydration Drink Mix (Lemon Lime Flavour) Electrolytes will be available

*Aid Stations

Toilets

Start

Start

25KM

26KM

32KM

32KM

38KM

-

Finish

Finish