Live Coverage of the 2013 Tarawera Ultramarathon

Live coverage of the 2013 Tarawera Ultramarathon around Rotorua, New Zealand.

By on March 14, 2013 | Comments

Tarawera Ultramarathon logo[Editor’s Note: We’ve now published a 2013 Vibram Tarawera Ultramarathon results article, which we’ll keep updating over the days following the race.]

On Saturday, March 16th at 6:30 am local time (11:30 am Friday Mountain Time in the US), the strongest ultramarathon field in New Zealand history will kickoff at the Tarawera Ultramarathon with an international field facing off for 100k. We’ll be livecasting the event on iRunFar’s Twitter feed. We’ll also be combining our twitter feed with other possible news sources and encouraging all of you to join the discussion in the CoverItLive window below.

Here are a couple resources to help you follow the race:

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-Bryon Powell, Editor-in-Chief of iRunFar

Bryon Powell

Bryon Powell is the Founding Editor of iRunFar. He’s been writing about trail running, ultrarunning, and running gear for more than 15 years. Aside from iRunFar, he’s authored the books Relentless Forward Progress: A Guide to Running Ultramarathons and Where the Road Ends: A Guide to Trail Running, been a contributing editor at Trail Runner magazine, written for publications including Outside, Sierra, and Running Times, and coached ultrarunners of all abilities. Based in Silverton, Colorado, Bryon is an avid trail runner and ultrarunner who competes in events from the Hardrock 100 Mile just out his front door to races long and short around the world, that is, when he’s not fly fishing or tending to his garden.