Three new trail running events are confirmed for the legendary 42 Traverse on Saturday 1 May 2010. Organised by Plateau Events the marathon will start on the Landcorp Taurewa on Kapoors Road. The last 2km is on private farmland before emerging onto the very lovely Owhango Domain to the finish. The 24km and 6.5km events will start and finish at the Owhango Domain. The overall event also includes a 47km mountain bike ride. The events are being hosted from National park Village and Owhango. The Department of Conservation in granting a 5 year permit for the events have stipulated there will be a 1000 places available across the four events in year one. Big knees up on the Saturday night at The Park Travellers' Lodge, event HQ, with live band and DJ on the Saturday night. Event website is http://www.T42.co.nz and entries will open later this week.