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ROCK STAR ULTRA-RUNNER RETURNS TO DEFEND MACPAC MOTATAPU

One of the great ‘rock stars’ of world Ultra Running is confirmed to line up in defence of her title at the 2018 Macpac Motatapu, with Australian Lucy Bartholomew returning for the March 10 event in Central Otago.

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Gibbston Valley Celebration Lunch

Celebrate finishing the Macpac Motatapu in style with a 3 course lunch with paired wines at Gibbston Valley. *When: *Sunday 11 March, 12pm - 4pm *Where: *Gibbston Valley Winery, 1820 State Highway 6, Queenstown *Tickets: *$85 per person for 3 course lunch with paired wines, celebratory glass of bubbles on arrival, live entertainment.

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Volunteer at this year's Macpac Motatapu

We couldn't put on an event like Macpac Motatapu without the help of our legendary volunteers! If you have volunteered previously or want to get involved for 2018, we are now taking registrations for volunteers. Read more here about what you could be doing and how to register your interest.

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GIBBSTON VALLEY 2018 OFFICIAL WINE NOW ON SALE

*This is a must have for everyone! * Commemorate your participation in the iconic Macpac Motatapu with these beautiful custom-labelled Gibbston Valley Pinot Noir and Pinot Gris, designed exclusively for our 2018 event. Wine can be purchased online and delivered straight to your front door. Purchase Now   

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Win a Legendary Start Line Experience!

Imagine flying through the Motatapu Valley in a helicopter on race morning and checking out the course below, before landing in Glendhu Bay ready to start.

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Macpac Motatapu has a new sister!

For 4 days in early August, Reef to Reef brings mountain biking goodness to the tracks and trails of Tropical North Queensland! Reef to Reef offers nothing too technical, but enough to get your attention.

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MOTATAPU WELCOMES SAWPIT TRAIL RUN FOR 2018

Iconic multisport event Macpac Motatapu in Queenstown continues to evolve, with changes to the long standing Motatapu Triathlon course and the addition of a brand-new trail run event in 2018, with online entries going live today. A new 8.

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OUR NEWEST EVENT!

28 August 2017

OUR NEWEST EVENT!

*We are very excited to introduce you to our newest Macpac Motatapu event, the Sawpit Trail Run!* This 8. 5km trail follows the Sawpit Gully loop track, starting and finishing from Wilcox Green in Arrowtown.

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XTERRA Triathlon Official Qualifying Event

We're excited that our XTERRA Off Road Triathlon is the official Triathlon New Zealand selection event for the Cross Triathlon World Champs being held in Denmark in July 2018! *Fyn, Denmark* July 6-14th Multisport (Long Distance, Duathlon, Aquabike & Aquathlon) *ARE YOU ELIGIBLE?* All athletes who wish to be selected for an Age Group team need to meet the below eligibility criteria on...

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MACPAC MERCH IS BACK

20 June 2017

MACPAC MERCH IS BACK

Last year our Macpac Motatapu official merchandise range literally flew out the door, so we are very excited to be bringing it back again in 2018! To purchase: You need to be entered in the event, so do that first, and you can purchase on check out. Enter here.

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