Please take note that Hamilton Lake will start at 7.30am this Saturday 18th November due to another event and it is also Western Springs’ 2nd anniversary!
Christmas Day and New Year’s Day parkruns
Christmas Day - Cornwall Park and Lower Hutt -9am start
Hamilton Lake, Dunedin, Pegasus, Western Springs and Whangarei – 8am start
New Year’s Day - Lower Hutt, Dunedin, Western Springs and Whangarei – 8am start
Pegasus – 9am
Western Springs – 18th November (with an animal theme of course)
Change of start time
Hamilton Lake – November 18th, 7.30 am
Rotorua Marathon – 5 May 2018
The Rotorua Marathon is the most iconic NZ Marathon and 2018 will be its 54th year!
It’s just over 6 months away and the early bird rates finish on 30 November –
Want to participate in the ultimate team endurance challenge?
You’re in luck – registrations for Oxfam Trailwalker 2018 are open! Oxfam Trailwalker is the ultimate team challenge and is Oxfam New Zealand’s biggest fundraising event.
Teams of four walk either 50km in 18 hours or 100km in 36 hours along stunning trails in Whakatāne to raise vital funds for Oxfam’s poverty-fighting projects in the Pacific.
Beaches, farms, bush tracks, a jet boat ride, laughter, blisters, a great cause, and a whole lot of walking – you don’t want to miss this! The distance and commitment may seem daunting for some, but anyone from anywhere with the right attitude qualifies for Oxfam Trailwalker.
Join us on March 10-11 for New Zealand’s 13th annual Oxfam Trailwalker – a global event that has raised $10 million in New Zealand alone.
For more information and to register: oxfamtrailwalker.org.nz/enter
Sign up by October 31 and get $50 off your team confirmation fees. Use the promo codeOctober50 or October10018.
Both Blenheim and Porirua celebrated anniversaries last week, well done to both their teams and volunteers for the communities they’ve brought together, plus special thanks to both Event Directors! Thanks to everyone who came along to the 2nd anniversary run. All the super heroes, James Kuegler and his group and the fine morning we…
Dave Hartley is one of our regular parkrunners at Palmerston North and I’m inspired by his commitment each week. Its great being able to put names to faces and anyone who’s done our parkrun will know Dave – he’s the guy in the wheelchair, and he’s given me permission to tell his story. Dave was…