Adventure Racing Team PricewaterhouseCoopers with former All Black captain Richie McCaw were up against local favorites Crash Bandicoot in the premier 24 hour long course adventure race through Coromandel. School teams from New Plymouth also feature
Tri Adventure Antelopes extended their lead at XPD Bay of Fires arriving at Avoca TA early this morning. The team spent all the night in the cold conditions, paddling the 38km leg down the South Esk river in windy conditions.
Tasmania turned on a wet and wild start to the XPD Bay of Fires. After a 2 hour ‘lock down’ to receive maps and course notes, teams made their final preparations for the ensuing 500km journey around North East Tasmania.
The third annual Whai Ora Spirited Women – All Women’s Adventure Race was based around Ohope and Whakatane, an area long renowned as a hotbed of the sport. The weekend attracted 1520 women from all over New Zealand and even as far afield as Australia