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Canterbury to Host Godzone Chapter 8

Friday, 1 June 2018, 10:34 am | GODZone

Canterbury, home of New Zealand’s highest mountain, Aoraki – Mount Cook, has today been announced as the host location for Chapter 8 of GODZone, the world’s largest expedition-length adventure race. More >>

Toasting the Winners of GODZone Chapter 7

Wednesday, 7 March 2018, 9:16 am | GODZone

A huge crowd of Te Anau locals turned out tonight to welcome GODZone's first team home. More than 500 people cheered on as team Yealands Family Wines paddled into the beach beside the Marakura Yacht Club at 9.40pm. More >>

Richie McCaw & TEAM PwC in 6th Place at Godzone

Monday, 5 March 2018, 4:44 pm | GODZone

Richie McCaw & TEAM PwC in 6th Place at Godzone New Zealand’s rugged southwest coast is treating competitors to a true wilderness experience as the gruelling ten-day GODZone adventure race continues in Southland. Day five of the 540km race has seen ... More >>

Day Three of Godzone Takes Teams Deep into Fiordland

Saturday, 3 March 2018, 6:48 pm | GODZone

Day Three of Godzone Takes Teams Deep into Fiordland Two days, nine hours into the ten-day GODZone expedition race in Fiordland National Park and the adventurous field is spread far and wide. “ The leading teams have paddled across Lake Hauroko and ... More >>

Secret Godzone Course Revealed

Wednesday, 28 February 2018, 1:50 pm | GODZone

Secret Godzone Course Revealed Ahead of Te Anau Start Tomorrow After 12 months of planning and organisation, the seventh chapter of New Zealand's iconic adventure race GODZone was revealed today just 24 hours prior to race start. Competitors will ... More >>

NZ's Champion Adventure Racer Back at Godzone

Tuesday, 27 February 2018, 1:34 pm | GODZone

New Zealand’s Champion Adventure Racer Back at Godzone The return of five-time adventure racing world champion Nathan Fa’avae to this weeks GODZone adventure race in Fiordland has put the rest of the international field on notice. Fa’avae, ... More >>

Springbok vs All Black Rivalry Set for a Showdown at Godzone

Friday, 5 January 2018, 1:59 pm | GODZone

Springbok vs All Black Rivalry Set for a Showdown at Godzone Former Springbok rugby great, Stefan Terblanche, is looking forward to representing South Africa and competing against All Black legend Richie McCaw at this year’s GODZone. Terblanche, now aged ... More >>

Richie McCaw & PwC Team to Host Te Anau School Assembly

Tuesday, 7 November 2017, 8:45 am | GODZone

Richie McCaw & PwC Team to Host School Assembly with Te Anau Students All Black legend Richie McCaw and his PwC Adventure Racing team are heading to Te Anau next week for some exploration in the Fiordland bush and to meet with students from Fiordland ... More >>

McCaw Steps up for Second Go at Godzone

Thursday, 2 November 2017, 9:02 am | GODZone

Fronting up for the worlds largest and most technically challenging adventure race GODZone early next year is something former All Blacks captain Richie McCaw is looking forward too. McCaw will line up as part of the PwC Adventure Racing Team at the grueling ... More >>

Global Adventure Racing Partnership with Primal Quest

Thursday, 14 September 2017, 9:43 am | GODZone

Two leaders in expedition adventure racing create a new partnership to further strengthen the AR industry. The joint venture is mutually focused on building the profile of the sport and delivering the best quality experience in endurance adventure sport. More >>

LAST CHANCE FOR TEAMS AS GODZONE OPENS 10

Monday, 12 June 2017, 1:30 pm | GODZone

New Zealand’s premiere expedition adventure race, GODZone, is to release 10 additional team entries for Chapter 7. The extra places have being made available in response to the large number of teams that registered an interest in racing after the event ... More >>

Godzone Sells Out with Record Breaking

Friday, 2 June 2017, 9:59 am | GODZone

The seventh instalment of the world’s largest expedition race sold out in record breaking time today with teams from around the world clamouring to secure a racing spot. More >>

Finish Line In Sight For Team Tiki Tour

Tuesday, 28 February 2017, 8:38 am | GODZone

Finish Line In Sight For Team Tiki Tour The lights are on, the flags are up, the finish line archway is inflated as the GZ race crew prepare to see the first team across the GODZone finish at Frankton Beach near Queenstown around midday. More >>

Leading Team at Godzone Not on a Tiki Tour

Monday, 27 February 2017, 9:35 am | GODZone

Queenstown’s Team Tiki Tour, Tom and George Lucas, Mike Kelly and Floortje Grimmett are not wasting any time at the front of the GODZone field as Day three of the event kicks into gear. More >>

Epic GODZone Course Revealed One Day Before Start

Friday, 24 February 2017, 11:53 am | GODZone

10 stages, 1 prologue, 8 disciplines, 410km of iconic New Zealand wilderness and almost 300 competitors with just seven days to complete Chapter 6 of GODZone. More >>

Adventure Racers Prepare for Godzone Chapter 6

Friday, 10 February 2017, 5:28 pm | GODZone

An impressive field of New Zealand and international teams will line up in Queenstown later this month for the sixth chapter of GODZone. More >>

Queenstown Course Set to Challenge Godzone Competitors

Tuesday, 30 August 2016, 2:32 pm | GODZone

Competitors at the 2017 GODZone are in an enviable position of racing through some of the world’s most spectacular scenic alpine environment and most demanding vertical terrain. More >>

Team Entries for Highly Anticipated Godzone Open Tomorrow

Thursday, 30 June 2016, 11:44 am | GODZone

Team Entries for Highly Anticipated Godzone Open Tomorrow Entries into GODZone, the world’s largest expedition adventure race, will open tomorrow (1st July 2016) at 9am NZST with hundreds of eager adventure racers expected to sign up for the sixth ... More >>

Cure Kids on the Home Straight at Godzone

Thursday, 7 April 2016, 1:30 pm | GODZone

The Cure Kids Team launched their kayaks at Totaranui in the Abel Tasman National Park early this morning as they enter the last stage of GODZone. The team is now on a final 35km sea kayak to Kaiteriteri Beach. 14 teams have now finished the 530km ... More >>

Godzone: Race on Between Leading Teams

Tuesday, 5 April 2016, 10:06 am | GODZone

The race is on between the two leading teams in GODZone Chapter Five as they head into their fourth day of racing. Yealands are still in the lead as they trek through the Moll Tops of Nelson Lakes National Park, but Swordfox are closing the gap. It ... More >>

 

 

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