Kenting National Park (KNP)


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The 2021 XTERRA Taiwan Off-Road Triathlon, Duathlon, Trail Runs and Kids Run & Push Bike competition are scheduled for March 27-28 in Kenting, Taiwan.

*Registration across all event categories closes on Dec 31st, 2020 at 23:59. No late or on-site registrations will be accepted. 

Event Overview


Dates: 2021.03.27-28

Location: Kenting National Park (KNP)

Venue: Kenting Youth Activity Centre (KYAC)

Address: No. 17, Kending Road, Hengchun Township, Pingtung County, 946 (See map)


XTERRA Taiwan Off-Road Triathlon

Distance: SWIM 1.5K | BIKE 28K | RUN 12K

Date: 2021.03.27

Intro: From the crystal clear waters of Little Bay Beach, to the rolling green hillsides of Kenting National Park—the off-road triathlon will take your breath away because of the stunning scenery and the intense physical challenge.

XTERRA Taiwan Off-Road Duathlon

Distance: BIKE 28K | RUN 12K

Date: 2021.03.27

Intro: The off-road duathlon is perfect for athletes wanting to test their endurance while mountain biking and trail running through Kenting National Park's spectacular scenery.

XTERRA Taiwan Trail Runs

Distance: 42K | 28K | 10K | 5K

Date: 2021.03.28

Intro: The trail runs through Kenting National Park will have you down in empty river beds, up on rolling green hillsides, traversing through dense forest and being met with spectacular views.

XTERRA + Vertex Run & Push Bike Competition

Date: 2021.03.28

Intro: The WONDERKiDS race includes RUN and BIKE, encouraging kids to challenge themselves and discover their potentials. Through the race experience, kids learn the importance of grit and perseverance.


Complimentary Post-Race Recovery Yoga

Date: 2021.03.27

Intro: Follow through mild yoga postures intended to release tension from your muscles and joints. By stretching properly, recover better after the intense race.


2021.03.25 (Thursday)

Time Activity Location
13:00 - 17:00 Bike Course Open KNP

2021.03.26 (Friday)

Time Activity Location
07:00 - 15:00 Bike Course Open KNP
13:00 - 18:00 Registration & Expo KYAC
16:00 - 17:00 Race Briefing- Triathlon & Duathlon KYAC - Jing-E Hall

2021.03.27 (Saturday)

Time Activity Location
07:00 Triathlon - Start Little Bay Beach
07:50 Duathlon - Start KYAC
09:00 - 15:00 XTERRA Expo KYAC
09:00 - 18:00 Registration - Trail Run KYAC
16:00 - 17:00 Post-Race Recovery Yoga KYAC - Jing-E Hall
18:00 - 21:00 Dinner & Awards Ceremony KYAC - Campfire Site

2021.03.28 (Sunday)

Time Activity Location
06:00 - 09:00 Shuttle Bus: KYAC > LeoFoo Village KYAC Main Entrance
07:00 42K - Start LeoFoo Village
08:00 28K - Start LeoFoo Village
08:10 10K - Start LeoFoo Village
08:20 5K - Start LeoFoo Village
10:30 - 11:30 Post-Race Recovery Yoga LeoFoo Village
11:00 Awards Ceremony LeoFoo Village
13:00 - 14:00 Post-Race Recovery Yoga LeoFoo Village
15:00 All Events Close LeoFoo Village


Category Fee
Off-Road Triathlon (Individual) US $230
Off-Road Triathlon (Relay) US $375
Off-Road Duathlon US $195
42K Trail Run US $120
28K Trail Run US $90
10K Trail Run US $65
5K Trail Run US $40
Push Bike NT $900


Kenting Youth Activity Center

+886 08-886 1221


KYAC is the XTERRA Taiwan off-road festival event compound and expo venue. Designed by the Maestro architect, Han Bao-De, it is known for its beautiful Minnan style architecture.

Caesar Park Hotel Kenting

+886 08-886 1888 尤絲小姐


When the Caesar Park Hotel – Kenting first opened over 20 years ago, it was the only five-star hotel located in a national park in Taiwan. It was all a rage and people visited Kenting just to stay one night at the Caesar Park Hotel. Two decades on, the Caesar Park Hotel has a brand-new look, with Balinese-style luxury villas and outstanding décor. Friendly and considerate hotel staff always greet the visitors with great hospitality. Address: No.6, Kending Rd., Hengchun Township, Pingtung County, Taiwan

Howard Hotels - Kenting

+886 08-886 2324#2538 陳芳萍小姐


Howard Beach Resort Kenting is located in the beautiful Kenting National Park, neighboring Mt. Dajian and Mt. Siaojian, with the Kenting Ranch sitting next to it. It has 405 spacious guest rooms, banquet hall with a seating capacity of 950. Enjoy a variety of specialty cuisines, recreational facilities and stress-free stay. Address: No.2, Kending Rd., Hengchun Township, Pingtung County, Taiwan

A cup hotel

+886 08-886 1207


About 550 meters away from the Kenting Youth Activity Center where XTERRA Taiwan hosts the off-road festival. With wooden floors and soft decor, the rooms are also equipped with air conditioning and cable TV. The private bathroom comes with shower facilities, a hairdryer and complimentary toiletries. The 24-hour reception counter provides luggage storage service. The staff at the sightseeing and travel counter are happy to assist you with travel arrangements or car rental. Guests can also relax in the shared lounge. Address: No.25, Kending Rd.

Kenting Inn by the Sea  

+886 08-886 1101


About 600 meters away from Kenting Youth Activity Center. It is located in front of Kenting Elementary School (formerly Antai Hotel). The interior design is very unique and each room is exquisitely designed: themes of Kenting and the sea, the oriental Zen, French classical, Spanish style and others. Easy access to parking lots, night markets, food & drinks and shopping. Xiaowan Beach is within walking distance. Address: No.38, Kending Rd.

Kenting Shanghao Hotel

+886 932-466 422


About 650 meters from Kenting Youth Activity Center. "Kenting Shanghao Hotel" is located on the opposite side of Kenting Elementary School, next to the 7-11 convenience store. Recently revamped, the hotel now has a refreshing new look. Rooms with vibrant colors will surely brighten your days in Kenting. Address: No.64, Kending Rd.

Qing Jiming Villa

+886 08-886 1103


About 700 meters away from Kenting Youth Activity Center. 5 minute walking distance to the Beach and 2 minutes to the Kenting Avenue. Qing Jiming Villa is located next to Kenting Elementary School. It provides an exclusive parking lot and convenient transportation. Suites with modern and creative design are clean and affordable. Address: No.13 Xinnan Lane, Kending Rd.

Huang Jia Hotel

+886 955-653 218


About 700 meters from Kenting Youth Activity Center. Located on the bustling Kenting Avenure, great location and reasonable price make "Huangjia Boutique Hotel" an excellent choice for your stay in Kenting.




“Surrounded by mountains and seas, The beauty of Fullon” Located in the Kenting National Park, the Fullon Hotel Kenting seats on top of the Dayuan Mountain and oversees the vast Bashi Channel in its 5 hectares of site area.


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