Entries for the Hammer Nutrition Kaweka Mountain Ultramarathon 7 Feb 2015 will open in September 2014
The Kaweka Mountain Ultramarathon embraces the natural beauty of the Hawke’s Bay high country. The routes will take you through forest clad hills, over rugged and exposed mountain terrain to the highest point in the Kaweka Ranges, Kaweka J. At 1721m, Kaweka J offers spectacular views to the volcanoes of the Central Plateau, the Kaimanawa Ranges and the Hawke’s Bay. From the top of Kaweka J, the course takes you down into the heart of the Kawekas, returning to the start via deep gullies and a final ascent and descent over Kuripapango to the finish line. An exceptional physical challenge requiring high levels of fitness. Every distance is a marathon undertaking in the truest sense of the word that will reward all who take it on.
Four distances available:
Kaweka Klassic ~ 50 kms
Kaweka Koaster ~ 36 kms
Kaweka Kruiser ~ 19 kms
Kaweka Kwicky~ 7 kms (no gear requirement)
…and the Secondary Schools Challenge
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There is a lot of important information throughout this site. If you are serious about entering, you must take the time to acquaint yourself with it. The event information page should be your start point followed by the specific race information pages. Ensure you download and read the race rules and waiver and event information documents.