NEW ON ROAD MARATHON COURSE coming for 2018
The course will be close to 42.195km as humanly possible without having the course AIMS certified. We will use all of the following forms of measurement:
- GPS - using two separate devices
- Measuring wheel
- Vehicle/bike odometers
Start area - Tongariro North Domain access lane (behind tennis courts).
Start time 7.30am - a waved start with runners first followed by walkers.
Drink stations (with water and GU Brew) will be positioned at approximately the 7, 11, 15, 21, 26, 30, 35, 37, and 40km points.
There are toilets at all aid stations and approximately every 2kms along the course from the 21km mark.
Cut Off Times
- 7km - 9.00
- 11km - 10.00
- 15km - 10.45
- 21km - 12.00
- 26km - 13.00
- 30km - 14.00
- 35km - 15.00
- 37km - 15.30
- 40km - 16.00
- Finish - 16.30
General Course Information
All courses are marshalled and signposted. The courses are not suitable for wheelchairs and all entrants must complete the same course. Please obey marshalls at all times.
No dogs on the courses please! Supporters and spectators must not accompany runners and walkers at any stage during the event.