Obstacle Racing Announced for Olympic Inclusion It has been announced! Obstacle Course Racing is in the Olympics! It’s happening! After years of work from various sporting bodies, the International Olympic Committee Executive Board has accepted a proposal to include obstacle racing in the Olympics. Obstacle
Wairua Warrior Added to ORNZ Race Calendar The Wairua Warrior takes place 3rd September in Nelson. Wairua Warrior is New Zealand’s premier Obstacle Course Race held in the picturesque Nelson-Tasman region. It’s known for its unique challenges and thrilling obstacles that test the endurance, strength,
Stuff has reported in pictures on the fun had by participants at the Palmerston North event of the Junior Tough Guy and Gal Challenge, “Washing machines in many Manawatū homes are being put through their paces in the wake of 1700 school children becoming mud
Alpha Challenge Added to ORNZ Race Calendar The Alpha Challenge takes place 25th November in Wanaka. Run, carry things, monkey bars, jump over walls, climb, crawl in mud and much more… Our job is to create an adventure and your job is to have fun.
Flemington Mud Run Added to ORNZ Race Calendar The Flemington Mud Run takes place 19th November in Hawkes Bay. Bring the family or get a group together and run as a team. With great prizes for best costumes, food, fun and a few surprises, the
Bay of Islands Beast Added to ORNZ Race Calendar The Bay of Islands Beast takes place 26th August in Northland. The course encompasses some steep hills, uneven terrain, mud and a whole lot of fun. The event attracts a diverse range of participants from all
Chase Day Added to ORNZ Race Calendar Chase Day – May takes place 13th May in Wellington. Let’s play tag! Take the classic children’s game, and add in obstacles, rules, and referees. Rules allow for both individual and team play, for kids and for grown-ups.
Muddy Good Run – Christchurch Added to ORNZ Race Calendar Muddy Good Run – Christchurch takes place 26th March in Christchurch. All competitors will run, walk, crawl, climb, slide around the park and finish a different colour than you started. Throughout the event you will
Maunga Mayhem Added to ORNZ Race Calendar Maunga Mayhem takes place 25th March in Whangarei. This course will have participants navigate their way through courses over rolling countryside with many man-made and natural obstacles along the way. Clambering up haybale hills, through culvert pipe tunnels,
Spartan Australia and New Zealand is now offering refunds for its Auckland event only. Spartan has become notorious for not offering refunds to any of its affected ticket holders – not even after years of postponements (1, 2, 3, 4, 5 times), a withdrawn race,