nz fernVibram Tarawera Ultratarawera ultra 15 march 2014.

The 6th Vibram Tarawera Ultramarathon on 15 March 2014 is an adventure, an endurance event, a 100km-long scenic buffet. The Vibram Tarawera Ultra is a 100, 85 or 60km trail ultra. distance run from Rotorua to Kawerau, New Zealand. Along way you'll pass through exotic forestry, native bush, lakes, waterfalls and follow a beautiful river. Most of the run is on single track trails or forestry roads. You can compete as a solo athlete or in a relay team. There will be buffet aid stations, drop bags, pacers, spot prizes and free hotpools. You'll get to share the trails with a large international field of athletes. Entries are open. The Vibram Tarawera Ultramarathon is part of the Ultra-Trail World Tour.

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Race Information

Race information to plot and plan, including schedule, distances, performance rules.
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View the course

The Tarawera Ultra is a point to point footrace from Rotorua through to Kawerau onsingletrack trails through native bush or forestry roads.

NEW 2014 Tarawera Ultra trailer

2014 vibram tarawera ultramarathon documentary

2013 Tarawera Ultra documentary

2013 Vibram Tarawera Ultramarathon documentary on YouTube

Athletes Guide : 2014

The official race programme for 2014 is now online. Updated 19 February 2014.

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