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Spartan Auckland Brings $10,000 Prize Pool

Race for Spartan Cash When Spartan returns to New Zealand after a covid hiatus, there will be a $10,030 cash prize pool on the line! Below is the break-down of the prize money across the Auckland races, with all amounts listed in NZD. Elite Sprint

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Podcast: Interview with Maria Bentley

The first episode of a NZ obstacle racing “podcast” is out now. In the podcast, Max from Obstacle Racers NZ talks with Maria Bentley. Maria finished 2nd elite female at Ultimate Athlete, Mt Maunganui, taking home $1,000 cash! Would you be interested in an ongoing

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Spartan Auckland Suffers Third Postponement

Spartan Auckland has been postponed a third time. The event has been postponed from 1-3 October to 6-7 November 2021. Spartan Australia and New Zealand released the following message, Spartans,  We hope that all Spartans, your families & friends are staying positive and safe during

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Ultimate Athlete 2021 Results

The Mt Maunganui Ultimate Athlete, the inaugural Ultimate Athlete event, took place in June 2021. Battling over the Mauao base track, obstacles, and the beach – results are below. Ultimate Athlete Mt Maunganui 2021 Elite Results The elite field was hotly contested as Ultimate Athlete

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Spartan Auckland Postponed, Again

Spartan Auckland has been postponed until October 2021 Previously scheduled for 30 July – 1 August 2021, Spartan Australia and NZ has announced a date change for Spartan Auckland citing the uncertainty around covid. AUCKLAND IS ON Covid has sure been throwing some curveballs our

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Ultimate Athlete is Coming, and it’s a Game-Changer

Ultimate Athlete Launches in NZ this June A new obstacle course race is launching in New Zealand. Ultimate Athlete is coming to Mount Maunganui on June 11-12th 2021. “Mount Maunganui’s Main Beach welcomes you to New Zealand’s very own obstacle race series. Be the first

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New Event Added: The Mudder 2021

The Mudder Added to ORNZ Race Calendar The Mudder takes place 25th September in Marton. Do you think you have what it takes to tackle The Mudder? This filthy and fun event will be back at Rangitikei Farmstay. So what makes The Mudder unique? If

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New Event Added: Stanley Bay Stampede 2021

Stanley Bay Stampede Added to ORNZ Race Calendar The Stanley Bay Stampede takes place 30th May in Auckland. The Stanley Bay Stampede is a community fundraiser for Stanley Bay School. Starting and finishing at the school – challenge yourself on the obstacle course and then