Here are some of the sporting and recreational events happening all over Taranaki.  You can find more on the Sport Taranaki facebook page

All Upcoming Sport Taranaki & Community Events

BDO Around The Mountain Cycle Challenge 2020

One of the best recreational rides in the country, something for everyone. With a range of categories to enter by yourself, with friends/family or your school and the new Mitre10 Mega 50km and 30km Mountain Bike event category!

How to be an EFFECTIVE BOARD CHAIR for a Trust, Club, Society or Community Organisation - Hawera

The Wheelhouse is hosting a how to be an EFFECTIVE CHAIR OF A BOARD for a Trusts, Clubs, Societies and Community Organisation session at a location soon to be decided for $70.00 from 9.30am to 4.00pm.

XRACE New Plymouth

XRACE is an adventure race at Nobs Line in New Plymouth on Sunday, 16 February 2020 where parent and child race together, locate and complete mystery challenges while racing the clock and all the other family teams. A team is made up of two people: - an adult; dad or mum or a trusted relative or family friend and - a child aged between 6 and 14 years of age. Each XRACE has 10 different challenges. There are two different types of challenges - mystery challenges and compulsory challenges. Your team must successfully complete one challenge before moving onto the next.

ITU World Cup Triathlon

New Zealand's only ITU World Cup Triathlon is an elite triathlon event at Ngamotu Beach in New Plymouth the weekend of March 28th 2020. The event is the chance for New Zealand athletes to mix it with the best in their own backyard and in the process gain vital experience and ranking points to set them up for the rest of 2020. See also the Mellowpuff Trifest Fun Run, which is held in the same day, inbetween the Elite Mens and Womens triathlons. Distances/Events Elite Sprint Triathlon (750m + 20km + 5km)

Taranaki Sprint Triathlon - Suzuki NZ Triathlon Championships

Come and race on the challenging and stunning course that is Sprint by the Mountain. Swim in the sheltered harbour of Ngamotu beach, ride the short sharp hills around New Plymouth and run along the gorgeous Taranaki foreshore. Race for a place of the podium, a place in the NZ team for the ITU World Champs in Edmonton 2020 - it will be epic! Facebook link provided.

Mitre 10 Rainbow Run

 The Mitre 10 Rainbow Run is coming to the New Plymouth walkway again in 2020

It will be louder, brighter and more fun than ever.

Keep an eye on our facebook page for ticket on sale dates.

Take a look at the awesome footage from last year's Mitre 10 Rainbow Run:

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