Routeburn Classic 2018

16/2/2018 | Posted in Discover Queenstown

Set in the Fiordland National Park, the Routeburn Classic invites an exclusive 350 athletes to compete on the world famous 32km Routeburn Track.

The annual Routeburn race will welcome athletes from all over on the 28th April 2018 to race one of New Zealand’s most scenic tracks, climbing 1127m above sea level.

The race offers drastic changing terrain from lush native bush to an exposed alpine environment, a challenge for even the fittest of athletes.

Fiordland is renowned for its tough weather and athletes will be exposed to the extreme elements. This has meant snow, ice and intense rain in past years giving athletes a good test in wilderness conditions.

Unfortunately, the event has reached is maximum capacity however you can still register through the website below to be added to the waitlist.

Book your accommodation now and stay the weekend in Queenstown, to relax and rejuvenate after the race. Choose from the extensive Staysouth property portfolio – Managers of Queenstown’s premium luxury accommodation.

Location: Routeburn Track, Fiordland National Park

Event Date: Saturday 28th April 2018

Telephone: 027 420 4313