Rotorua Off Road Half Marathon 2021
This Event Is Now Closed.

Online entries for this event have now CLOSED!! You can still enter on the day - Sunday 28th March between 7.30am - 10.30am at Waipa Mountain Bike Car Park. 

Make sure you are part of the outstanding Copthorne Off Road Half Marathon through the spectacular Whakarewarewa Forest. The event is a two lap course utilising scenic trails and smooth gravel forest roads.
Other options are the Mitre 10 Mega 10km Run or Walk event and the Red Stag Timber 5km Fun Run/Walk event. These events also utilise a mix of scenic forest trails and smooth gravel forest roads in the Whakarewarewa Forest.
For the kids...a 1.5km fun run/walk for children aged 3 to 6 years and a 2.5km fun run/walk for children aged 7 to 10 years. Both options are non competitive, fully supervised and take place prior to the adult events starting. Plenty of spot prizes will be up for grabs!

Every competitor will receive a stunning finishers medal!! We have a new design coming for 2021.

Event Timetable Sunday 28th March 2021
7.30 - 10.30am: Registration in the Red Stag building at Waipa Mountain Bike Park
9.00am: Start of the Lance Lawson Little Devils 1.5km Fun Run/Walk (3 - 6 yrs) 
9.10am: Start of the Lance Lawson Little Devils 2.5km Fun Run/Walk ( 7 - 10yrs)
10.00am: Start of the Copthorne Half Marathon 
10.15am: Little Devils Prize-giving 
11.00am: Start of the Mitre 10 Mega 10km Fun Run/Walk 
11.15am: Start of the Red Stag Timber 5km Fun Run/Walk
12.05pm: Cut off for the first lap Copthorne Half Marathon
1.30pm: Prize-giving

Entry Fees

  Early Bird Fee
Standard Fee
From 1st Nov
Late Fee
From 17th March
Half Marathon $45.00 $50.00 $60.00
10km Event $35.00 $40.00 $50.00
5km Event $30.00 $35.00 $45.00
Kids Dash   $10.00 $15.00
Family Pass   $110.00 $140.00

**Family Pass
This is for 2 adults and up to 3 children (children aged 3yrs - 16yrs)
This is applicable for all events as long as the children meet the event age restriction.
Email if you would like to enter using the family pass.

Half Marathon Cut Off
The cut off time for the first lap of the half marathon event 2 hours and 5 minutes. The half way point will be closed off at 12.05pm.

Event Details


MTB Carpark Waipa, Rotorua, Bay Of Plenty

Event Date:

Sunday 28 March 2021
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Telephone: 07 3483301
Website: Visit Event Website