South Island Ultra Marathon
The South Island Ultra Marathon will be held on Saturday 8 May 2021 on the West Coast Wilderness Trail on the West Coast of the South Island.
- South Island Ultra: 100km Greymouth to Hokitika – solo or team of two (teams change at Old Christchurch Road).
- South Island Ultra: 54km Old Christchurch Road to Hokitika – solo or team of two (team Change at Sunny Bight Feed Station).
- South Island Warm Up: 24km Lake Kaniere to Hokitika – solo.
This run is limited to 1,000 participants on the day, and will cater for the beginner through to the Elite Ultra Athlete looking to do their fastest time.
The Trail is a Grade 2 Mountain Bike Ride and does give some good uphill climbs, with the finish a good downhill to the beachfront finish in Hokitika.