6th March 2020
1100 - Powhiri at Mangahanea Marae
*Compulsory for all competitors.
Guests, whanau and spectators welcome.
1130 - Hakari or refreshments provided
*all guests welcome to have a kai provided by M2M staff.
1200 - M2M Opening address
*all competitors and guests need to attend this brief for health and safety points for entire event.
1245 - M2M issue equipment and campsite passes
*all passes, race packs and equipment handed out. Coastal camp sections allocated.
1500 - M2M Community Market day
*food stalls, activities, local produce and performances will be available for competitors and spectators to experience.
1900 - Final race brief
*all competitors, drivers and mangers need to attend this final brief prior to race beginning in the morning.
7th March 2020
0700 - Equipment ready at start line
*all equipment, competitors and stores ready at start line, Mt Hikurangi.
0730 - All competitors start race
*karakia will begin race, all competitors start race at the same time.
1800 - Final competitors uplifted to finish
*all competitors need to be completed before 1800 or a tail end vehicle will pick up stragglers.
1830 - Prize giving to begin
*prize giving will start at Mangahanea Marae, all guests, competitors are recommended to stay for prize giving and kai.
1900 - Hangi feast
*All guests are to stay for kai to close our event with a locally prepared Hangi.
8th March 2020
0730 - Light breakfast available
*a light breakfast will be available for guests before heading home.
1130 - All whanau moved to home locations
*all guests are to be cleaned up and packed up, M2M staff will begin cleaning facilities.