XTERRA Wellington Festival

XTERRA Wellington 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.


Note: Jan 29 2022 event postponed. See Facebook for the latest information: www.facebook.com/XTERRAWellingtonFestival

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!

Looking to just put your feet up, get away from it all or see something new? The Kāpiti Coast has everything you need to recharge your batteries.

Stay amongst the trees in a handcrafted cabin, listen to the waves crash as you sleep in a beachside bach or get remote and go glamping on Kapiti Island.

Like many places, Kāpiti Coast has a selection of accommodation options including 5-star luxury lodges, hotels, motels and campgrounds. Kāpiti Coast also has a huge number of reasonably priced, high-quality peer-to-peer accommodation - with 500+ properties listed at any one time!

Whether it’s a romantic getaway, a trip with friends, a break with the kids, or a corporate retreat, Kāpiti Coast has the style to suit your needs.

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