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Ultimate Athlete

Friday 11 June to Saturday 12 June 2021


Kids $30, Ultimate 6km $149pp, Ultimate Beast 10km $199pp, Ultimate Athlete Beast Elite 10km $249pp


Fri 11 June, 10:00-20:00
Sat 12 June, 9:00-23:00


Main Beach, Mount Maunganui

Postponed from April 16 - 17 to June 11 -12

Be apart of New Zealand's very first Ultimate Athlete obstacle course race and compete for the first-ever NZ Ultimate Athlete title!

11th & 12th of June, 2021
Mount Maunganui, Main Beach, Tauranga

Who is this race for? - EVERYONE!!
Have a fun day out - grab a team, dress up and race with your mates. Set yourself a fitness goal and compete in our Ultimate Challenge 6km - go at your own pace (yes, even walk it!)? If you want to compete competitively - enter our Ultimate Beast Elite and to win $5000 for first place male and female categories.

Saturday, June 12th Races
Ultimate Challenge 6km - $149 pp Waves start from 10:00 am
Ultimate Beast 10km - $199 pp Waves start from 12:00 pm
Ultimate Beast Elite 10km + Prize money for 1st, 2nd, 3rd - $249 pp Waves start from 12:00 pm
Ultimate Teams 6km & 10km $149 - $199pp Waves start from 3:00 pm

What you get when you sign up
One-of-a-kind Ultimate Athlete T-Shirt
Finisher Medal
Timed race results
On-course aid stations and medical assistance
Athlete Bag Drop
Athlete Recovery area at the finish line

Friday, June 11th Races
Ultimate Schools - 4km - $30 Intermediate Schools Race: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm Secondary Schools Race: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Ultimate Kids - 1km or 2km - $30 Starts at 5:00 pm

Race Registration - Online registration is available until 10 June.
Event registrations available at Mount Maunganui Surf Club Friday 11 June from 10:00 am - 8:00 pm Spectators 9:00 am - 11:00 pm

FREE to watch the race
VIP Spectator $69 pp

Your opportunity to show who’s the best is here, in a fun, competitive, physically challenging obstacle race. The race is a picturesque run around Mt Maunganui base track followed by world-class obstacles on Mt Drury and our main Mount beach. There are different levels of difficulty and something for everyone.

Sign up now and be a part of the first of what is set to be an iconic NZ sports event Elite

To be eligible for the prize money, you must register as an elite athlete. All elite athletes will be required to wear an Ultimate Athlete T-Shirt so you can clearly be identified as elite by officials and spectators.

Prize money: (male, female)
Prizes awarded for the top 3 place-getters in each category. The award ceremony will take place after the final individual crosses the finish line/latest possible time.

*Only Elite Athletes are eligible for prize money (18 years and over) (Athletes under 18 will be accepted on a case by case basis. Please email )