Porirua Grand Traverse returns to the Porirua campus for 2018

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Whitireia is proud to continue its long-standing relationship with Porirua Grand Traverse, hosting the event for another year at our Porirua campus. The campus will again become the race headquarters for this annual multi-sport event, the biggest in the Wellington region.

Around 1,000 people will be participating on Sunday 8 April in a range of events including a 52km multi-sport, 42km duathlon, 10km paddle, 18km mountain run, 25km mountain bike or a 9km fun run/walk. The event is for all ages and abilities.

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All races will start and finish at the Porirua campus, with the exception of the fun run/walk, which will start at Titahi Bay beach.

The Porirua Grand Traverse is a great community event that attracts some top athletes said Michael Jacques, event manager. "We’re proud to have Whitireia on board with us again this year as a major sponsor."

To register or to check course details, race day information and rules visit www.pgt.org.nz

See you all at the finish line!

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