Welcome to the Rotorua Association of Triathletes and Multisport (RATS)
RATs is a triathlon and multisport club catering for all levels of ability and activity, from beginners to Olympic hopefuls.
Our training sessions are open to all and you can participate at your own level.
So if you’re not already a member, check out our Facebook page, try a training session or two, join up and get involved!
Ecomist Blue Lake Multisport Festival 2017
28-29 January 2017
RATS Annual Winter Duathlon series is back!
Our series has three races, based at the Waipa MTB Carpark of Rotorua’s famous Whakarewarewa Forest, held each month over May, June and July.
Keep fit over the colder months by coming and joining in. There is an event to suit every family member – from speedsters down to the littlies:
Dates for 2016:
Sunday 29 May
Sunday 26 June
Sunday 31 July
All events have an off-road running component and MTB cycle course, with the June event only being a road cycle.
There’s an event for every ability to stay challenged over winter and have a lot of fun:
Long Course 4.5k run – 15km bike – 3km run
Short Course 3km run – 8km bike -1.5km run
Kids Course 1.5km run, 3km bike – 500m run
Register on the day between 8.30-9.30 am – races start from 10 am, all based at the Waipa MTB Carpark.
The short course is suitable for kids 10 years and older who are confident riding grade 2 trails such as Dipper but would like to step up from the Kids Course.
Non-RATS Members $40
Rats Members $25
Non-RATs Members $15
RATs Member $10
Teams (RATs Members) $20
Teams (RATs Non Members) $30
Kids Race $5
On the day entry’s and cash will be accepted or the 2016 Winter Duathlon Entry Form can be downloaded Here, completed and e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Payment can be made to the Rats bank account 03-1552-0093756-00. For reference Please use “Your Name” “Du series” or “Your Name” “Du Race #” (# is the race number or numbers that you are entering).
RATS Kids Duathlon 2016
Blue Lake – Distances between buoys Updated 26/01/2016
|Buoy number, starting at Ski Club end||Distance between (m)||Distance from beach (m), ONE WAY|