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 THE RACE 

So...you've thought about it and you now know that you need to do this race!

Now, your only decision is how much of this stunning coastline you want to see.

The choices are 71km, NEW 50km, 25km, or a 15km course. Each one is epic

and they are all 100% Catlins!

 THE

71km

DISTANCE: 71km
ELEVATION: 3000m

From the iconic Cathedral Caves, this beast of a course winds along the coastline for 71km, taking in the many hidden bays and beaches of the Catlins. With a few hills in between, there are plenty of spots to stop and soak it all in. Ending in Curio Bay, this is not one to be underestimated!

Cut off: 8pm (14 hours - further information regarding cut offs will be provided 1 month before race day at Race Directors discretion)

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 THE
25km

DISTANCE: 25km
ELEVATION: 1100m

This 25km is a beauty, taking in some stunning views of the Waikawa Harbour out towards the finish line at Curio Bay. Following a mix of grass paddocks, 4WD farm tracks and some great singletrack before a 3km finish along the beach. This 25km course is a great adventure for those not wishing to jump up to the ultra distance!

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 THE

50km

DISTANCE: 50km

ELEVATION: 2000m

Starting in Progress Valley, you will soon find yourself running along the rugged Catlins coastline above secluded bays and hidden beaches. There are plenty of spots to stop and soak it all in. Finishing along 3km of sandy beach in Curio Bay, this 50km still offers an honest challenge!

Cut off: 8pm (12 hours - further information regarding cut offs will be provided 1 month before race day at Race Directors discretion)

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 THE

15km

DISTANCE: 15.5km
ELEVATION: 620m

Our shortest course is not to be underestimated! Starting at the historic settlement of Niagara, this little beauty still packs a punch and takes you on an adventure through some epic rolling farmland with views across the Waikawa Harbour. A mixture of grass paddocks, 4WD farm tracks and sandy beach. Trust us when we say there's plenty crammed into this 15km!

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 ULTRA NZ 

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