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Mt Difficulty Ascent

Saturday 11th June 2022 - Date TBC

Rated 5.0 (21 reviews)

Location: Otago

Distances: 25km and 44km

Entries Open: Opened 6th November 2021 - Date TBC

Entries Close: 3rd June 2022 - Date TBC

Steepest and gnarliest climbs of any event in Australasia. Premium ridge running. A true 'Sky Running' event!


We have 2 FREE ENTRIES and 2 HALF PRICE ENTRIES to give away

Contest Closes: 4th March 2021

Contest Closed


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Race Reports:

Into the Dawn - Mt Difficulty 2019

Into the Dawn - Mt Difficulty 2019

Kat's poetic description of this race without parallel will have you cringing with pain and screaming with FOMO...

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Running Mt Difficulty

Running Mt Difficulty

"I had never been to a race briefing before where there had been so many frequent threats of falling to your death"... this gives you a flavour of the legendary Mt D Ascent experience. Read on for more...

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Mt Difficulty Ascent

Mt Difficulty Ascent

It's legendary for its brutal climbs and quad-smashing descents, but also for its rugged beauty and great winter festival atmosphere.

Our Trail Directory mapping guru, the irrepressible Kieran Philip, takes on this classic Otago race...

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Mt Difficulty Ascent
Mt Difficulty Ascent
Mt Difficulty Ascent

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