Winter Forest Festival - We Run the Forest Rotorua

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We Run the Forest on Saturday, 3 August 2019 is part of the Winter Forest Festival at the Redwoods Forest in Rotorua.

Put on your brightest clothing as you take part in the fun and friendly 5km or 10km forest fun run/walk or. for the little more adventurous, try the 21km trail run.

Minor spot prizes are awarded as you finish the event. Age groups awards will be presented to 1st, 2nd and 3rd in the 21km trail half marathon, forest run/walk 11km & 5.5km events. Overall placing awards will be presented 21km trail half marathon, forest run/walk 5 & 10km events for the following for both men and women (there are no age group category winners for the walk category).

Start Times

  • 21km Walk 9.30am 
  • 21km Run 10.00am 
  • 10km Run 10.15am 
  • 5km Run 10.20am 
  • 5km Run & 10 km Walk 10.30am

*This timetable is subject to change, check back Wednesday before the event 

21km Cut off Times 

  • 12.30pm - Aid Station 2 at 10km 
  • 2.30pm - Aid Station 3 at 17km