2023 BOP Long Haul IRB Event



The Bay of Plenty IRB Long Haul celebrates its 10th Anniversary with the 2023 race. This event calls upon some of the best IRB Teams in the region and invite those from further afield to join the ‘stage race’ and battle it out along the magnificent Bay of Plenty coastline, as they race from Ohope Beach to Mount Maunganui.


The 2023 Stage Race, will set off from Ohope Beach with location tasks set at Thornton Beach, Matatā, Pukehina, Papamoa, Omanu and concluding at Mount Maunganui. All teams will begin as a Mass start, racing to the next destination, where they will receive instructions to complete each challenge before making their way to the next location and stage challenge.


Entries are open now through the SLSNZ Online Entry System;


Event Flyer