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Rock star ultra-runner returns to defend Macpac Motatapu

Monday, 29 January 2018, 12:25 pm | Motatapu OffRoad Sporting Event

One of the great ‘rock stars’ of world Ultra Running is confirmed to line up in defence of her title at the 2018 Macpac Motatapu, with Australian Lucy Bartholomew returning for the March 10 event in Central Otago. 21-year-old Bartholomew continues ... More >>

Cohen And Drysdale Pair up for Motatapu Challenge

Friday, 3 March 2017, 12:56 pm | Motatapu OffRoad Sporting Event

If they were forced to ride with all the silverware they have won in their glittering rowing careers, Mahe Drysdale (MNZM) and Nathan Cohen (MNZM) would surely finish near the back of the field when they take on the SKODA Mountain Bike race at the ... More >>

13th Promises to Be a Great One

Thursday, 2 March 2017, 12:48 pm | Motatapu OffRoad Sporting Event

Close to 3,500 competitors will line up at the Macpac Motatapu this weekend for the 13th hosting of this iconic multisport event that takes competitors from Glendhu Bay (Lake Wanaka) to Arrowtown, by water, foot, bike or a combination of the three ... More >>

Rising Star of Ultra-Running Confirms for Motatapu

Wednesday, 8 February 2017, 4:02 pm | Motatapu OffRoad Sporting Event

It is not unusual for a 20-year-old to be described as a ‘fulltime athlete’, in fact it might be considered reasonably commonplace, especially in this part of the world where so many opportunities exist for athletes across a myriad of sporting ... More >>

Olympic Medalist Crosses to the ‘Dark Side’ for Motatapu

Monday, 6 February 2017, 7:38 pm | Motatapu OffRoad Sporting Event

For immediate release from the Macpac Motatapu, for further information visit www.motatapu.com Olympic Medalist Crosses to the ‘Dark Side’ for Motatapu Race Olympic cycling medalist Hayden ‘Roly’ Roulston is crossing to the ‘dark side’ as the former ... More >>

Macpac Motatapu Off-Road Sporting Event

Sunday, 6 March 2016, 11:04 am | Motatapu OffRoad Sporting Event

NZ Champs take out Skoda Mountain Bike titles in Macpac Motatapu Off-Road Sporting Event More >>

Weekend warriors and professional athletes unite

Monday, 29 February 2016, 4:25 pm | Motatapu OffRoad Sporting Event

Thousands of competitors from all over the world will take to the South Island High Country with vigour as the twelfth annual Macpac Motatapu Off-Road Sporting Event roars into action this weekend Saturday 5 March 2016 . More >>

Volunteers “heart and soul” of Macpac Motatapu Event

Thursday, 25 February 2016, 12:51 pm | Motatapu OffRoad Sporting Event

Over 150 volunteers – or “vollies” as they are fondly known - are needed for the annual Macpac Motatapu Off-Road Sporting Event to be held Saturday March 5 2016 starting at Glendhu Bay, Wanaka. More >>

Macpac Motatapu Off-Road Sporting Event

Friday, 12 February 2016, 4:00 pm | Motatapu OffRoad Sporting Event

Stunning Motatapu Valley once again plays host to iconic Macpac Motatapu event The spectacular sights and sounds of Soho, Motatapu and Glencoe High Country stations will be admired and appreciated by thousands of competitors competing in the twelfth ... More >>

Motatapu event “challenging but rewarding”

Wednesday, 11 March 2015, 11:27 am | Motatapu OffRoad Sporting Event

Athletes competing in last weekend’s iconic Motatapu Off-Road Sporting Event near Queenstown (March 7, 2015) embraced the elements in what was one of the event’s most challenging course conditions. More >>

Motatapu Off-Road Sporting Event “challenging but rewarding”

Wednesday, 11 March 2015, 9:57 am | Motatapu OffRoad Sporting Event

Athletes competing in last weekend’s iconic Motatapu Off-Road Sporting Event near Queenstown (March 7, 2015) embraced the elements in what was one of the event’s most challenging course conditions. More >>

Former Champ Beaten in Speight's Mountain Bike Race

Sunday, 8 March 2015, 11:56 am | Motatapu OffRoad Sporting Event

Former elite rider Mike Crawford has won the Motatapu Speight’s Mountain Bike men’s title today after passing race leader James Williamson – who was on foot – 300m from the finish line, while national women’s champion Kate Fluker retained her ... More >>

Motatapu Off-Road Sporting Event

Sunday, 8 March 2015, 11:01 am | Motatapu OffRoad Sporting Event

March 7 2015 The eleventh annual Motatapu Off-Road Sporting Event roared into action today (Saturday March 7, 2015) with 4,567 registered competitors taking to the backcountry with enthusiasm, vigour and excitement. More >>

Highest number of entries in race history

Friday, 27 February 2015, 4:31 pm | Motatapu OffRoad Sporting Event

Iconic Motatapu Off-Road Sporting Event smashes records with highest number of entries in race history More >>

10th Motatapu celebrates in style with sporting elites

Tuesday, 11 March 2014, 9:58 am | Motatapu OffRoad Sporting Event

The 10th annual Motatapu Off-Road Sporting Event held in Wanaka and Queenstown last weekend (Saturday March 8) has been hailed “the best yet” attracting a spectacular and record-breaking line-up of competitors. More >>

10th Motatapu Off-Road Sporting event breaks all records

Tuesday, 18 February 2014, 3:21 pm | Motatapu OffRoad Sporting Event

The Motatapu to be held March 8 in Queenstown and Wanaka is already celebrating huge success announcing a record number of entries for the 10th anniversary event. More >>

 
 
 
 
 

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