Taupo Great Lake Relay Event 2021
Don't miss being part of the awesome run/walk relay around the stunning Lake Taupo for the Great Lake Relay 2021!! Renowned as being the best team building exercise of all time, the ultimate team relay has been described by participants as the most social event in New Zealand. The Traffic Management NZ Great Lake Relay covers the 155km around Lake Taupo. Each team consists of 9 to 18 members, either running or walking the entire distance around Lake Taupo.
The Smiths Sports Shoes and Asics Length of the Lake Relay caters for teams of 4 to 8 who can run or walk to complete the 8 legs, 67km event from Pukawa on the southern end of the lake back to Taupo.
If you're really up for a challenge, take on one of the ultra-marathon solo options. Run or walk the 67km Length of the Lake or take on the 155km Great Lake event!
Friday 12th February
5pm-9pm: Registration at the Great Lake Centre
7pm: Start for Great Lake Relay Solo - over 14 hours
11pm: Start for Great Lake Relay Solo - under 14 hours
11pm: Start for Great Lake Relay Composite teams
Saturday 13th February
2am: Start for Great Lake Relay Running teams
7am: Start for Length of the Lake Solos, Composite and Walking teams
9am: Start for Length of the Lake Running teams
6pm: Prize giving for all grades on the Tongariro North Domain
Please note: All GREAT LAKE RELAY TEAMS must provide their runners with at least one flashing light for their leg of the event.