Event partners

We’re proud to be working with the businesses listed below to present this event.


Aon is the leading provider of insurance broking, risk management and associated services both in New Zealand and globally. We pride ourselves on protecting all different kinds of Kiwis, from young families through to businesses and farms of all types and sizes. Aon is the only broker in New Zealand that has the capability to provide a local service, no matter where you are in the country. Our team of dedicated staff are on hand from Kerikeri to Invercargill to provide you with local, expert service. Contact your local broker today.

Visit: www.aon.co.nz  Call Free: 0800 266 276


Forget the real world for a day and come relax, rejuvenate and let yourself be pampered in style. Discover a special paradise of therapeutic natural thermal spring pools with poolside service. Enjoy delicious Pacifica cuisine at our onsite Restaurant, and pamper yourself with massage therapies & beauty treatments at The Lost Spring Day Spa. Relax and enjoy.



The unique residential waterfront living enables section owners to berth their boat upon private jetty’s mere meters from the front door. The Waterways demonstrates an unequaled lifestyle with all the recreational attractions on offer; fishing, diving, surfing, walking, golf or just sitting back and relaxing. You can’t go past the main attribute to living on the waterways; the ability with ease and access to launch your boat and cruise out to explore Mercury Bay.



Owners Rachael & Julian, and their qualified team are experienced to assist you with all of your interior décor needs. Specialists in paint & wallpaper, carpet, vinyl, timber & tiles, curtains & blinds through to soft furnishings and home décor. Their product mix enables you to create your total décor solutions in one store. Drop in to their inspirational showroom and talk with their award winning team or phone for an in-home measure and quote. Trust GB Whitianga – Inspiration starts here.


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Welcome to The Coromandel, where Kiwis holiday. As a region renowned for its natural beauty, green valleys, misty rainforests and pristine golden beaches, The Coromandel is blessed with hundreds of hideaways and special places, making it an ideal place to escape. Let us help plan your trip on the official site for The Coromandel and discover why this destination is good for your soul.



Run blister-free guaranteed with Wrightsock. Experiencing the double-layer difference and running in total comfort, style, and blister-free bliss is something that every runner needs to experience! They have a range of neat colours. We’re excited to have Wrightsock as partners for this event.



The Mercury Bay Informer is the weekly community newspaper covering the Mercury Bay area, as well as Coromandel Town and Tairua. The paper has a print run of 8000 copies and is distributed throughout the Coromandel Peninsula. In addition to placing a heavy emphasis on quality editorial, the paper is supporting the local community through a series of sponsorships.



Our deep roots in the outdoor industry are an important piece to understanding who Ultimate Direction is today. Created by outdoor enthusiasts who invented the hydration pack in 1985, Ultimate Direction demanded then – and continues to demand – products that fit and function better than anything else on the market. For 30 years since, we have redefined the industry through product designs that improve performance and enjoyment for self-propelled adventurers of all levels.

Our product designs improve performance and enjoyment for self-propelled adventurers of all levels.


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Topo Athletic’s simple, no-gimmick design was created for people with feet who like to move. Sound like you?

We’re willing to bet that if you move naturally and comfortably, there is a greater chance that you will move again the next day. And the day after that. We call that the science of common sense. Whether you are moving for fun or competing at an elite level, come join the millions of others who have discovered the performance and lifestyle benefits of natural movement.



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