Save the date: 4th and 5th November 2016

Open for entries

Darryl, Bev & Brendan Back have confirmed they will be the major sponsors again in 2016 and we are once again truly grateful for all their amazing support.

Well done to everyone who took part in last year's event and thanks for entering. Thanks also to all the leg sponsors, transition people, team managers, drivers, helpers and all the fabulous people who make this event what it is. We are looking forward to having another amazing weekend in the Naki with fantastic weather, a huge field and a heap of fun.


We have a number of flashing lights unreturned which we would love to have back please.



Walkers Start
Composites Start
Runners Start
Solo Start 2015

100 Mile Solo Running Event - what an awesome effort by those that completed, some never having run that distance before. Check out Ultra runner Lisa Tamati's training.

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" went to The Okato Vet Clinic and the "Best themed team"went to The Ding a Lings - NPJW Club

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 18 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 18. 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 5th 2016 at 6.30pm.

Get a team together and have a fantastic weekend in Taranaki in 2016.

Start Times

Solo100: 5pm Friday 4 November
Walkers: 9pm Friday 4 November
Composite: 11pm Friday 4 November
Runners: 2.30am Saturday 5 November
Solo50: 6.30am Saturday 5 November

Entry Forms

On Line entries and entry forms will be available from Sports shops and fitness centres throughout New Zealand from June 2016.

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2016 Solo Entrants

2015 Results

2015 Solo Entrants

2014 Results

2013 Results