XTERRA Wellington Festival

The XTERRA Wellington Festival is a completely unique, off-road triathlon, duathlon and trail running experience. There is no other coastal triathlon like it in NZ or indeed the world. Choose the event that suits you best.

25th February 2023

4 Trail Runs, 2 Triathlons, Duathlon, Mountain Bike and teams events in every category. Options galore and something for everyone.

XTERRA Wellington embraces the coastal landscape that is Kāpiti, in the heart of Wellington, New Zealand. No glitz nor glamour, just honest New Zealand terrain, spectacular views and proper homegrown hospitality. XTERRA Wellington links the beach to the mountains in a uniquely west coast way.

Only 50km from Wellington, this course is awe-inspiring with amazing views from all over the course, spectacular trails that take you through diverse native bush, beach trails plus everything in between.

Swim in and run along a true Aotearoa west coast beach. Mountain bike a great mix of gravel and single track on a course that will thrill you the whole way around. Run courses designed to be filled with fun, adventure and excitement.

From the Super 6km Fun Run, Whareroa Half Marathon to our full XTERRA Coastal Triathlon there is something in XTERRA Wellington for you.

XTERRA Wellington is a completely unique, New Zealand coastal experience. There is nothing like it in NZ or indeed the world.

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Make a weekend of it!

The Kāpiti Coast is the perfect place for a weekend break - turning your visit into something truly special! 

Stay amongst the trees in a handcrafted cabin, listen to the waves as you sleep in a beachside bach or be daring with a night of glamping. You'll be astounded by the selection of lovely accommodation options including 5-star luxury lodges, hotels, motels and campgrounds and a huge number of high-quality peer-to-peer spaces (like Air BnBs) - with 500+ properties listed at any one time! 


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