My Next Challenge helps you find your next Multisport event in New Zealand. From Paddle, Run, MTB multisport events to Adventure Race, Rogaine and SwimRun events, challenge yourself, be inspired and get active!


14 Multisport events
Summer Challenge Women's Adventure Race 2024
image descriptionAkaroa Canterbury

The Summer Challenge will be held in stunning Akaroa from the 1-3 of March 2024.

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Northpower Wild Kiwi 2024
image descriptionWhangarei Heads Northland

The Northpower Wild Kiwi is back for 2024 taking place on the 16th of March. The Northpower Wild Kiwi takes place at stunning Whangarei Heads which offers incredible views, amazing beaches, tracks and trails.

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The Gorge Race
image descriptionLora Gorge Southland

The Gorge Race is an Adventure Race including biking, trekking, orienteering and more. Taking place in the Lora Gorge, Southland, teams will navigate to checkpoints within the time available.  

There are 3 races available: 3 hour team trek race6 hour team bike/trek race
9 hour team bike/trek race

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Xterra Rotorua Festival 2024
image descriptionRotorua Bay of Plenty

The XTERRA Rotorua Festival 2024, will take place on the 6th of April.  

The XTERRA Rotorua Festival offers multiple events from the Xterra Triathlons to three Trail Run or Walk distances, a 26km mountain bike ride and a duathlon.

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Taranaki 6 Hour Adventure Race
image descriptionNew Plymouth Taranaki

The Taranaki 6 Hour Adventure Race will take place on the 6th of April 2024. The actual details of the course will not be given until just before the race.  

The event is an adventure race in which teams navigate their way to checkpoints to earn points.

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Porirua Grand Traverse 2024
image descriptionPorirua Wellington

The Porirua Grand Traverse will take place on the 7th of April 2024. Established in 2006, the “PGT” is a true festival of fitness showcasing Porirua’s spectacular hills, harbour and coastline.

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Kaikoura Adventure Race
image descriptionKaikoura Canterbury

The Kaikoura Adventure Race is due to take place on the 19 - 21st April 2024. Please refer to Facebook page for further information.

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6+6 Maxis Projects Adventure Race
image descriptionTeretonga Park, Sandy Point, Invercargill Southland

The 6+6 Maxis Projects Adventure Race is taking place from the 20th - 21st of April 2024. The 6+6 Maxis Projects Adventure Race hosted by the Southland Triathlon and Multisport Club is a two staged adventure race.

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Rangitikei Adventure Race
image descriptionRangitikei River Manawatu-Whanganui

The Rangitikei Adventure Race, taking place on the 11th of May 2024, is an adventure race based around different sections of the Rangitikei River. The event will be run in a rogaine style format in teams of 2 - 4.

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3D Rotorua Multisport Festival
image descriptionWhakarewarewa Forest, Rotorua Bay of Plenty

The 3D Rotorua Multisport Festival will take place on the 2nd of June 2024. The festival offers 30km and 50km Multisport Events. The 50km multisport stages include a 9km paddle, 30km MTB and 10. 5km run. The 30km multisport challenge includes a 4. 5km paddle, 21km MTB and 5.

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Peak to Pub 2024
image descriptionMount Hutt Canterbury

Save the date for the Peak to Pub multisport event at Mount Hutt on the 14th of September 2024. The event takes participants from the summit of Mount Hutt to the Blue Pub in Methven.

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Spring Challenge South Island Challenge
image descriptionTasman Nelson Marlborough Tasman

The annual multisport event for women only, Spring Challenge South Island will return from the 27-29th of September 2024. The South Island event will take place in the Tasman region. The annual event is designed by endurance athlete Nathan Fa’avae, who is a 6-time Adventure Racing World Champion.

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Motu Challenge 2024
image descriptionOpotiki Bay of Plenty

The Motu Challenge wil take place in Opotiki on the 12th of October 2024. The event offers a multisport race as well as the Motu 160 MTB and Road Bike Challenge as well as short and long duathlon options.

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Big Bang Adventure Race 2023
image descriptionKapiti Wellington

The Big Bang Adventure Race will return in 2024 on the 2nd of November.  

Challenge yourselves in teams of 2 or 4 and mountain bike, hike and navigate to checkpoints and transition areas, covering around 30-50 km in a time of between approximately 5-8 hours.

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