Taranaki Steelformers Backs the annual Around the Mountain Relay
With the whole world in the grasp of Covid 19 we are very fortunate to be living in New Zealand and be able at present to enjoy doing and participating in events. Events Taranaki made a commitment to stage this event with a view to celebrate the oncoming of summer and being able to enjoy the outdoors with friends and work colleges.
Race organiser Selwyn Brown says that “it is great to be able to do normal stuff again” but points out that: the event will only take place if the country is still operating at Covid level 1 status.” We will be following best practice guidelines for the event and have hand sanitiser and QR codes at every Transition area and at the start and finish areas of the event “We are anticipating over 1000 entrants who will run and walk in teams around Mt Taranaki.
Although there will not be the traditional overseas trip up for grabs like previous years there will be the traditional prize giving at 6.30pm on the day of the event with live music, food and beverage available from early afternoon.
“Brown also acknowledges the support of those local sponsors who have been able to continue their support for this year’s event