This years event will be held 7th and 8th November 2014

Darryl, Bev & Brendan Back have confirmed they will be the major sponsors again in 2014 and we are truly grateful for all their support.

Well done to everyone who took part in last year's event and thanks for entering. We experienced an amazing weekend in the Naki with fantastic weather, a record field and a heap of fun.

During the event one team will be running around the Mountain twice to raise funds for Jenna check here for more details

The Taranaki Health Foundation are also using the event to raise funds for equipment for the ED department at the hospital check here for more details



Walkers Start
Composites Start
Runners Start
Solo Start

100 Mile Solo Running Event - what an awesome effort by those that completed, some never having run that distance before.

100 mile details

50 Mile events details


Due to the time and cost to put the photos up on the website we won't be doing it this year. What we are offering is if you contact us we will e mail your team photo for a small fee of $10.00. You can then share this with all the team or get some printed off. Email admin@eventstaranaki.co.nz and let us know if you want a photo crossing the line or a group photo. Payment can be made via internet banking to Westpac account Events Taranaki 03-0713-0464761-01 with your team # as a reference.

Business House Challenge

Trophy awarded to the first Business House team in the Walker, Composite and Runners category. If you are representing a business tick the Business House box.

All Relay Teams

A special prize for the "Best dressed team" and the "best themed team"

Sport Taranaki School Challenge which offers cheaper entry fees and the same rules and conditions as the Runners relay.

The Taranaki Steelformer's Around the Mountain Relay comprises of teams of between 10 and up to 16 members completing the 150km. There are 21 legs between 3 and 11km. You must have a minimum of 10 team members with a maximum of 16. There is no age limit for participation, however, participants under the age of 13 must be accompanied by an adult.

The event will start from the TSB Stadium in Mason Drive New Plymouth on Friday night and will culminate with a prizegiving on Saturday November 8th 2014 at 6.30pm.

Get a team together and have a fantastic weekend in Taranaki.

Start Times

Solo: 5pm Friday 7 November
Walkers: 9pm Friday 7 November
Composite: 11pm Friday 7 November
Runners: 2.30am Saturday 8 November

Entry Forms

On Line entries and entry forms will be available from Sports shops and fitness centres throughout New Zealand from June 2014.

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2014 100 and 50 mile Solo Entrants

2013 Results