Activities

  • Running-Ultra-marathon - 100miler
  • Running-Ultra-marathon - Petzl 100km
  • Running-Ultra-marathon - 50km Skyrun
  • Running-Ultra-marathon - 42.2km Sky Marathon
  • Northburn Fun Runs! - Adult Half Marathon
  • Northburn Fun Runs! - Junior Half Marathon
  • Northburn Fun Runs! - Adult 10k Night Run
  • Northburn Fun Runs! - Junior 10k Night Run
  • Northburn Fun Runs! - Adult 5k Night Run
  • Northburn Fun Runs! - Junior 5k Night Run

Description

An array of Mountain 'running' events set on and around Northburn High Country Sheep Station.

The Hundred Miler (10,000m vertical ascent and descent) is the main event - strictly for those who LOVE to suffer.

A 100km event for those who like to suffer but arn't too greedy about it.

A 50km event for those who like a good, worthy, challenge.

A Mountain Marathon and half marathon for the fun runners.

A 10k and 5k night race for beginners to adventure running.

a 2km kids advenutre course! (This one is really awesome!)

Camping and BBQ at the start/finish area all weekend long... very much a family environment event.

Event details and schedule

Time Line

You must have your entry in no later than March 1st 2019.  Late entries may be available at the race organisers discretion but a late fee of NZ$50 will apply.

  • 2pm – 5pm Friday 22 March 2019 at the marquee, Northburn Station registration, gear check and ‘meet your fellow competitors’ Free shuttle to Northburn Station from the Golden Gate Lodge 4pm. Free return afterwards also.
  • 5pm Friday at the Marquee – Pre race briefing (Also check out the video log of the course. for more briefing type details…)
  • 6am Saturday 23 March at the Marquee, Northburn Station (5mins out of Cromwell) race start. (50km, 100k and 161k)
  • 6.30 half marathon rego opens. (If you are here by 6:30 you get to see all the long distance runners come back through the start finish area before heading out on the course proper )
  • 8am half marathon start.
  • 12pm Half Marathon and Kids race prize giving
  • 1pm Kids Adventure Race start
  • 6pm 50km and 42km courses close (you have up to 12hours to complete these distances)- runners still on the course may be collected by a support vehicle at the race organisers discretion.
  • 7pm Saturday 23rd 5k and 10k night runs registrations (no compulsory gear for these races)
  • 8:15pm 5k and 10k briefing.
  • 8.30pm 5k and 10k start
  • 9:40pm 5k and 10k Prize giving

Sunday 24th

  • 12pm  100km course closes (you have up to 30 hours to complete the 100k distance)- runners still on the course may be collected by a support vehicle at the race organisers discretion.
  • 12pm 50k and 100k lunch and presentations in the Marquee at start/finish area.

Monday 25th  

  • 6am 161km course closes (you have up to 48 hours to complete the 161km distance)- runners still on the course may be collected by a support vehicle at the race organisers discretion.
  • 10am 161km Brunch and presentations in the Marquee at start/finish area.

Organised by

Northburn100

Northburn, RD3, Cromwell

Phone: 0212846844 x450111

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