Subscription preferences


Loading icon Loading...


Peter Hodge

Wild Turkey 2012 Play

The course is ...from Whatipu at the southern end of the Waitakere ranges follow Gibbons track, then at the junction with Walker Ridge track the half marathon course goes straight onto Muir track (the 16km goes right up Walker Ridge Track), down to the Pararaha Stream, straight across and up Buck Taylor Track, then right onto Odlin Timber Track, Left at Orange peel corner (where the 16km participants join up), then right onto Donald McLean Track, right down the hill along Puriri Ridge Track, which becomes Kura track, which takes you all the way to the finish at the bottom of the hill, back at Whatipu.

The 21km old course took just under 2 hours for the winner and up to 5 hours for some participants. The winning time for the 16km option was around 1 hour 30 and up to 3 hours for walkers.

Swimming Play

New Zealand Swimming

Surfing in New Zealand Play

Videos from surf sports around New Zealand

Uploads Play

to add this to Watch Later

Add to