Race Tekapo, held on Saturday 17 September 2022, is a new event at Lake Tekapo/Takapō. It includes a Race Tekapo, held on Saturday, 17 September 2022, is a new event at Lake Tekapo/Takapō. It includes a 50km, 32km, 21km, 12km, or 5km run and a children's' 3km distance event.
The 32km run, starts and finishes on the edge of Lake Tekapo, and incorporates Mt John and the Regional Park, with an added section along the Lagoon Loop. The course is a mixture of flat trails, hill work and spectacular views. The 21km course is a similar course without the added Lagoon Loop.
The 10km distance takes you up Mt John and around the side of Lake Tekapo and the 5km is a looped course around the side of the lake and through the stunning Regional Park.
All distances can be run or walked - refer to the event website for cut-off times for the half marathon.
Further information about this event is on the Race Tekapo website.