Routeburn Classic - NZ's Iconic Alpine Race

Friday 23 March 2007

Routeburn ClassicKeen adventure runners will have to race to enter the fourth Routeburn Classic event by Saturday May 12, as only 25 places remain.

The iconic alpine adventure race has even more to offer competitors this year with an inaugural celebrity dinner function where top multisporters Richard Ussher, Elina Maki-Rautila, Coast to Coast champion Emily Miazga and popular Queenstown runner Chris Dagg will share their racing and adventure sport experiences.

Competition is hotting up with a fantastic field of athletes ready to tackle the technical 38km race - defending champions Richard Ussher and Elina Maki-Rautila will be keen to make the event a family affair by retaining both titles.