Highland Events

Highland Events offers both endurance and family-oriented outdoor adventures in one incredible environment.

The mighty and the strong will enjoy the Mt Difficulty Ascent and the Northburn 100. Events within an event enable entry-level access for youth, families and team entries. Rogaine events are popular with families and competitive athletes who enjoy challenging the body and mind.

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The Cromwell Half Marathon and 10km fun run takes you around the shores of beautiful Lake Dunstan, passing through the Heritage Precinct, with a backdrop of spectacular mountain views. This is a family-friendly, fun event which attracts runners of all levels.

The half marathon can be run solo or as part of a corporate teams half marathon relay, with up to 11 legs from 1.1km to 2.4km each.

Cromwell Half Marathon, 10km & Teams Relay

Cromwell, Otago, NZ
2 races
NZD $20NZD $300
Cromwell Half Marathon, 10km & Teams Relay
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Test your fitness limits with this 75km endurance ride through the iconic Nevis Road from Garston to Bannockburn.

And if this sounds like too daunting a challenge, there is also the option to get some mates or colleagues together and tackle the climbs in a relay.

The Nevis Valley Gutbuster

Cromwell, Otago, NZ
1 race
NZD $35NZD $150
The Nevis Valley Gutbuster

The Big Easy is 48km Mountain Bike course starting at the Snow Farm, including a loop around the very rideable Snow Farm cross-country ski trails then traversing to the top of Mt Pisa, then a full 20km of downhill before finishing in Luggate.

The Big Easy – Bike

Mount Barker, Otago, NZ
1 race
NZD $50NZD $95
The Big Easy – Bike

Saturday 26th January 2019. 1:00 pm Start at the Snow Farm Lodge. Most people catch a bus from race finish area at Luggate or Wanaka and get taken to this point. All others in their own vehicle please meet at the Snow Farm Lodge (up at the Southern Hemisphere Proving Grounds) for pre-race registration between 11am-12.45pm. Pre-race Briefing at 12.45pm. Your run follows the Mountain Bike route over Mt. Pisa and down to Luggate.

The Big Easy Marathon

Mount Barker, Otago, NZ
1 race
NZD $105NZD $160
The Big Easy Marathon

The Ultra Easy 107km Run
A good honest 100ks (Yeh OK, thats a lie, its closer to 107km)
Saturday 26th January 2019. The start is at 3 am (yes, in the MORNING, yes it will be dark) from the NEW Start/Finish area in Luggate.

The Ultra Easy 107km Run

Luggate, Otago, NZ
1 race
NZD $95NZD $280
The Ultra Easy 107km Run
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100 miles is 161km folks, and this course will have you climbing and descending around 10,000m (32,808feet). Thats a good honest effort. The 100mile (161km) course covers 3 maps, each loop starts and finishes in the same place great to catch up with your supporters!

Northburn 100 Miler

Northburn, Otago, NZ
1 race
NZD $420NZD $490
Northburn 100 Miler

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