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The Hillary Ultra Trail Run in the Waitakere Ranges

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February 25, 2017

Ultradistance  Offroad
Arataki
300 Scenic Drive Auckland Auckland 0604 NZ

The Hillary is an 80km, 34km and 16km trail run following the Hillary Trail through Auckland’s Waitakere Ranges. This event replaced the Wild Turkey Off Road Marathon from 2014.

The 80km event starts from the Arataki Visitors Center on Scenic Drive and can be run solo or as part of a 2 to 4 person team relay; the 34km from Piha; and the 16km from Bethells Beach. All events finish at Muriwai.

The Full Hillary trail follows a variety of terrain and scenery. Stunning views throughout the trail, rugged West coast beaches, magnificent native bush including the hundreds of year old native Kauri trees. Past large waterfalls and sand dunes, along cliff tops or through marshlands – there is something for everyone. Come along and “Knock The Bugger off!”

February 25, 2017
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The Hillary is an 80km, 34km and 16km trail run following the Hillary Trail through Auckland’s Waitakere Ranges. This event replaced the Wild Turkey Off Road Marathon from 2014.

The 80km event starts from the Arataki Visitors Center on Scenic Drive and can be run solo or as part of a 2 to 4 person team relay; the 34km from Piha; and the 16km from Bethells Beach. All events finish at Muriwai.

The Full Hillary trail follows a variety of terrain and scenery. Stunning views throughout the trail, rugged West coast beaches, magnificent native bush including the hundreds of year old native Kauri trees. Past large waterfalls and sand dunes, along cliff tops or through marshlands – there is something for everyone. Come along and “Knock The Bugger off!”

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The Star City2Surf in Christchurch is a fun run and walk for the young and old, the serious and not so serious, individuals, corporate teams, schools and families. It is all about participation, team building, reaching personal goals, and having fun.

The Star City2Surf will again provide Canterbury residents an opportunity to come together to share a day of fun which will be even more exciting and engaging.

The 14km & 6km means there is something suitable for all runners and walkers. The 14km starts at Pioneer Stadium’s Centennial Park, the 6km starts at Hansens Park, Opawa, both following the Heathcote river to finish at the Ferrymead playing fields. Celebrate your achievement with friends and family at the Ferrymead Playing Fields with live music, children’s entertainment, prizes to give away and so much more.

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With more athletes than the Olympics, the World Masters Games is the single biggest multi-sport event on earth. Now from April 21st to 30th 2017, the event will come to Auckland New Zealand.

This page covers the track & field events at the Games in 2017. See the rest of the World Masters Games events here. These include road running, cross country running, orienteering, cycling, swimming and triathlon.

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With more athletes than the Olympics, the World Masters Games is the single biggest multi-sport event on earth. Now from April 21st to 30th 2017, the event will come to Auckland New Zealand.

This page covers the track & field events at the Games in 2017. See the rest of the World Masters Games events here. These include road running, cross country running, orienteering, cycling, swimming and triathlon.

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With more athletes than the Olympics, the World Masters Games is the single biggest multi-sport event on earth. Now from April 21st to 30th 2017, the event will come to Auckland New Zealand.

This page covers the track & field events at the Games in 2017. See the rest of the World Masters Games events here. These include road running, cross country running, orienteering, cycling, swimming and triathlon.

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Run Out West is a fun run/walk in Henderson, Auckland, brought to you by the Waitakere Triathlon & Multisport Club.

The course follows a 5km lap, starting at the Waitakere Rugby & Athletics Track (Trusts Stadium). The course goes out on to Central Park Drive to Lincoln Road, along the cycleway beside the motorway, Flanshaw Road, Henderson Creek, Central Park Drive and back into the stadium area.

5km participants do one lap and 10km participants do two laps.

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With more athletes than the Olympics, the World Masters Games is the single biggest multi-sport event on earth. Now from April 21st to 30th 2017, the event will come to Auckland New Zealand.

This page covers the track & field events at the Games in 2017. See the rest of the World Masters Games events here. These include road running, cross country running, orienteering, cycling, swimming and triathlon.

world-masters-games-2017.png

With more athletes than the Olympics, the World Masters Games is the single biggest multi-sport event on earth. Now from April 21st to 30th 2017, the event will come to Auckland New Zealand.

This page covers the track & field events at the Games in 2017. See the rest of the World Masters Games events here. These include road running, cross country running, orienteering, cycling, swimming and triathlon.

world-masters-games-2017.png

With more athletes than the Olympics, the World Masters Games is the single biggest multi-sport event on earth. Now from April 21st to 30th 2017, the event will come to Auckland New Zealand.

This page covers the track & field events at the Games in 2017. See the rest of the World Masters Games events here. These include road running, cross country running, orienteering, cycling, swimming and triathlon.

world-masters-games-2017.png

With more athletes than the Olympics, the World Masters Games is the single biggest multi-sport event on earth. Now from April 21st to 30th 2017, the event will come to Auckland New Zealand.

This page covers the track & field events at the Games in 2017. See the rest of the World Masters Games events here. These include road running, cross country running, orienteering, cycling, swimming and triathlon.

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Run Auckland at Harbourview Peoples Park on the Te Atatu Peninsula is the second of six races in the Run Auckland Series in 2017.

There are 5km and 10km multi-lap fun runs/walks and kids 2.5km fun run. The series is Auckland’s largest Fun Run & Walk Series with 6 races at a variety of scenic locations throughout Auckland with exceptional value for money and a fun, relaxed & friendly environment.

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Owai 5K in the Park is a weekly 5km and 2.5km race on Wednesday nights run by Owairaka Athletic & Harrier Club at Lovelock Track on Sandringham Road in Mt Roskill.

The 2016/17 season sees two race series from October 12th to December 14th, and then February 1st to March 22nd, with a series grand final on March 29th. The course runs through the park on paths with some grassy sections, and there is a sausage sizzle and cold drinks available at the end.

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12.1 km

Owai 5K in the Park is a weekly 5km and 2.5km race on Wednesday nights run by Owairaka Athletic & Harrier Club at Lovelock Track on Sandringham Road in Mt Roskill.

The 2016/17 season sees two race series from October 12th to December 14th, and then February 1st to March 22nd, with a series grand final on March 29th. The course runs through the park on paths with some grassy sections, and there is a sausage sizzle and cold drinks available at the end.

OwairakaAthletics.png
12.1 km

Owai 5K in the Park is a weekly 5km and 2.5km race on Wednesday nights run by Owairaka Athletic & Harrier Club at Lovelock Track on Sandringham Road in Mt Roskill.

The 2016/17 season sees two race series from October 12th to December 14th, and then February 1st to March 22nd, with a series grand final on March 29th. The course runs through the park on paths with some grassy sections, and there is a sausage sizzle and cold drinks available at the end.

OwairakaAthletics.png
12.1 km

Owai 5K in the Park is a weekly 5km and 2.5km race on Wednesday nights run by Owairaka Athletic & Harrier Club at Lovelock Track on Sandringham Road in Mt Roskill.

The 2016/17 season sees two race series from October 12th to December 14th, and then February 1st to March 22nd, with a series grand final on March 29th. The course runs through the park on paths with some grassy sections, and there is a sausage sizzle and cold drinks available at the end.

OwairakaAthletics.png
12.1 km

Owai 5K in the Park is a weekly 5km and 2.5km race on Wednesday nights run by Owairaka Athletic & Harrier Club at Lovelock Track on Sandringham Road in Mt Roskill.

The 2016/17 season sees two race series from October 12th to December 14th, and then February 1st to March 22nd, with a series grand final on March 29th. The course runs through the park on paths with some grassy sections, and there is a sausage sizzle and cold drinks available at the end.

OwairakaAthletics.png
12.1 km

Owai 5K in the Park is a weekly 5km and 2.5km race on Wednesday nights run by Owairaka Athletic & Harrier Club at Lovelock Track on Sandringham Road in Mt Roskill.

The 2016/17 season sees two race series from October 12th to December 14th, and then February 1st to March 22nd, with a series grand final on March 29th. The course runs through the park on paths with some grassy sections, and there is a sausage sizzle and cold drinks available at the end.

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Entry Form

The Sri Chinmoy Run/Walk at War Memorial Park in Mt Roskill is part of the annual Sri Chinmoy Series at Auckland Domain and War Memorial Park.

The War Memorial Park course has half marathon, 10km and 5.6km run/walk events, along with a kids 2.5km fun run. This event has a beautiful, peaceful parklands setting – runners and walkers at all levels of fitness are welcome. It is a fast, safe and accurate “Jones-calibrated” 2.2 km course with distance markers every kilometre. Marshalls and helpers spread around the circuit and a lead cyclist shows you the way.

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Entry Form

The Sri Chinmoy Run/Walk at War Memorial Park in Mt Roskill is part of the annual Sri Chinmoy Series at Auckland Domain and War Memorial Park.

The War Memorial Park course has half marathon, 10km and 5.6km run/walk events, along with a kids 2.5km fun run. This event has a beautiful, peaceful parklands setting – runners and walkers at all levels of fitness are welcome. It is a fast, safe and accurate “Jones-calibrated” 2.2 km course with distance markers every kilometre. Marshalls and helpers spread around the circuit and a lead cyclist shows you the way.

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Entry Form

The Sri Chinmoy Run/Walk at War Memorial Park in Mt Roskill is part of the annual Sri Chinmoy Series at Auckland Domain and War Memorial Park.

The War Memorial Park course has half marathon, 10km and 5.6km run/walk events, along with a kids 2.5km fun run. This event has a beautiful, peaceful parklands setting – runners and walkers at all levels of fitness are welcome. It is a fast, safe and accurate “Jones-calibrated” 2.2 km course with distance markers every kilometre. Marshalls and helpers spread around the circuit and a lead cyclist shows you the way.

sri-chinmoy-marathon-team.png

Entry Form

The Sri Chinmoy Run/Walk at War Memorial Park in Mt Roskill is part of the annual Sri Chinmoy Series at Auckland Domain and War Memorial Park.

The War Memorial Park course has half marathon, 10km and 5.6km run/walk events, along with a kids 2.5km fun run. This event has a beautiful, peaceful parklands setting – runners and walkers at all levels of fitness are welcome. It is a fast, safe and accurate “Jones-calibrated” 2.2 km course with distance markers every kilometre. Marshalls and helpers spread around the circuit and a lead cyclist shows you the way.

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The Human Event of the Karekare Beach Races will see runners and walkers travel 10km through stunning Waitakere Ranges bush, taking in magnificent views of the west coast and finishing on Karekare beach as the horses begin their events.

Shuttle buses will be running between the Human Event start, Piha Domain and Karekare throughout the day. It is advised that runners and supporters park in Piha and use the shuttle buses as required to get to the cars after the event (and after you have enjoyed the Beach Races Carnival).

There will be water and sports drink available at the finish line. As part of the carnival the Karekare Surf Club and Lone Kauri School will have a range of food and drinks for sale as part of their fundraising.

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The Jennian Homes Mother’s Day Fun Run and Walk at the Ashburton Domain is one several events across New Zealand, supporting the Heart Foundation.

Why not hit the streets and run, walk or have a leisurely stroll with your mum, daughter, sister or a group of girlfriends this Mother’s Day? It will be a wonderful way to start the day and you’ll be doing your bit to beat heart disease and keep more families together.

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Stadium Stomp at Eden Park is New Zealand’s ultimate stair climbing challenge. Using the stairs within Eden Park, you’ll follow a stair-climbing course up, down and around the bays. You’ll be climbing over 5,000 stairs in this fun and unique fitness challenge.

This event will take anywhere from 40 to 90 minutes to complete depending on your fitness and pace. The course will be fully signed, partitioned and manned by staff and volunteers to ensure you don’t get lost.

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Stadium Stomp is a fun and unique challenge which sets you on a stair climbing course within the iconic Eden Park Stadium. Covering over 5,000 stairs, this is New Zealand’s biggest stair climb.

You’ll get out of it what you put in. It’s tough at a pace and scenic at a stroll – the challenge is yours.

Stadium Stomp is open to participants of all fitness levels, aged 12 years or over. You can register as an individual or do it as part of a team. We also offer a Stomp Unlimited category for those wanting an even tougher challenge. This is not a timed event.

All participants are encouraged to raise funds for St John, our official event charity partner.

Register via http://www.stadiumstomp.co.nz

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Based out of Bethells Beach along the Te Henga track on Auckland’s West Coast, the Speights West Coaster will reward you with some of the best off-road terrain and the most stunning coastal sights our beautiful country has to offer.

The Speight’s West Coaster accommodates all levels of fitness, adventure, and enthusiasm. Distances range from a full marathon – which will make an honest man, woman or team out of you – to a 30km, 21.1km and a 13km and 6km for individuals.

If you’re keen to hit some of the finest trails in the country then the Speight’s West Coaster is a must-do event!.

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The O’Hagan’s 5K series is run on Tuesday nights starting at 6pm from O’Hagan’s Irish Bar at the Viaduct Harbour in Auckland. The course is measured out and back 5km around the Viaduct.

The entry fee is $8. Every finisher receives a free beer, wine or OJ and goes into the spot prize draw at 7pm. Register at O’Hagan’s from 5.15pm.

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The O’Hagan’s 5K series is run on Tuesday nights starting at 6pm from O’Hagan’s Irish Bar at the Viaduct Harbour in Auckland. The course is measured out and back 5km around the Viaduct.

The entry fee is $8. Every finisher receives a free beer, wine or OJ and goes into the spot prize draw at 7pm. Register at O’Hagan’s from 5.15pm.

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The O’Hagan’s 5K series is run on Tuesday nights starting at 6pm from O’Hagan’s Irish Bar at the Viaduct Harbour in Auckland. The course is measured out and back 5km around the Viaduct.

The entry fee is $8. Every finisher receives a free beer, wine or OJ and goes into the spot prize draw at 7pm. Register at O’Hagan’s from 5.15pm.

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The O’Hagan’s 5K series is run on Tuesday nights starting at 6pm from O’Hagan’s Irish Bar at the Viaduct Harbour in Auckland. The course is measured out and back 5km around the Viaduct.

The entry fee is $8. Every finisher receives a free beer, wine or OJ and goes into the spot prize draw at 7pm. Register at O’Hagan’s from 5.15pm.

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The O’Hagan’s 5K series is run on Tuesday nights starting at 6pm from O’Hagan’s Irish Bar at the Viaduct Harbour in Auckland. The course is measured out and back 5km around the Viaduct.

The entry fee is $8. Every finisher receives a free beer, wine or OJ and goes into the spot prize draw at 7pm. Register at O’Hagan’s from 5.15pm.

ohagans.png

The O’Hagan’s 5K series is run on Tuesday nights starting at 6pm from O’Hagan’s Irish Bar at the Viaduct Harbour in Auckland. The course is measured out and back 5km around the Viaduct.

The entry fee is $8. Every finisher receives a free beer, wine or OJ and goes into the spot prize draw at 7pm. Register at O’Hagan’s from 5.15pm.

ohagans.png

The O’Hagan’s 5K series is run on Tuesday nights starting at 6pm from O’Hagan’s Irish Bar at the Viaduct Harbour in Auckland. The course is measured out and back 5km around the Viaduct.

The entry fee is $8. Every finisher receives a free beer, wine or OJ and goes into the spot prize draw at 7pm. Register at O’Hagan’s from 5.15pm.

ohagans.png

The O’Hagan’s 5K series is run on Tuesday nights starting at 6pm from O’Hagan’s Irish Bar at the Viaduct Harbour in Auckland. The course is measured out and back 5km around the Viaduct.

The entry fee is $8. Every finisher receives a free beer, wine or OJ and goes into the spot prize draw at 7pm. Register at O’Hagan’s from 5.15pm.

ohagans.png

The O’Hagan’s 5K series is run on Tuesday nights starting at 6pm from O’Hagan’s Irish Bar at the Viaduct Harbour in Auckland. The course is measured out and back 5km around the Viaduct.

The entry fee is $8. Every finisher receives a free beer, wine or OJ and goes into the spot prize draw at 7pm. Register at O’Hagan’s from 5.15pm.

ohagans.png

The O’Hagan’s 5K series is run on Tuesday nights starting at 6pm from O’Hagan’s Irish Bar at the Viaduct Harbour in Auckland. The course is measured out and back 5km around the Viaduct.

The entry fee is $8. Every finisher receives a free beer, wine or OJ and goes into the spot prize draw at 7pm. Register at O’Hagan’s from 5.15pm.

ohagans.png

The O’Hagan’s 5K series is run on Tuesday nights starting at 6pm from O’Hagan’s Irish Bar at the Viaduct Harbour in Auckland. The course is measured out and back 5km around the Viaduct.

The entry fee is $8. Every finisher receives a free beer, wine or OJ and goes into the spot prize draw at 7pm. Register at O’Hagan’s from 5.15pm.

ohagans.png

The O’Hagan’s 5K series is run on Tuesday nights starting at 6pm from O’Hagan’s Irish Bar at the Viaduct Harbour in Auckland. The course is measured out and back 5km around the Viaduct.

The entry fee is $8. Every finisher receives a free beer, wine or OJ and goes into the spot prize draw at 7pm. Register at O’Hagan’s from 5.15pm.

ohagans.png

The O’Hagan’s 5K series is run on Tuesday nights starting at 6pm from O’Hagan’s Irish Bar at the Viaduct Harbour in Auckland. The course is measured out and back 5km around the Viaduct.

The entry fee is $8. Every finisher receives a free beer, wine or OJ and goes into the spot prize draw at 7pm. Register at O’Hagan’s from 5.15pm.

ohagans.png

The O’Hagan’s 5K series is run on Tuesday nights starting at 6pm from O’Hagan’s Irish Bar at the Viaduct Harbour in Auckland. The course is measured out and back 5km around the Viaduct.

The entry fee is $8. Every finisher receives a free beer, wine or OJ and goes into the spot prize draw at 7pm. Register at O’Hagan’s from 5.15pm.

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The Whenuapai Half Marathon features the Half Marathon along with 10km & 6km fun run events, and a kids 2km run. It is sponsored by Club Physical and there are a number of major prizes up for grabs.

The course is clearly marked and marshalled and takes you through rural Whenuapai’s gently undulating country roads, across the causeway, and around picturesque Herald Island (Half Marathon only). It then circumnavigates the RNZAF base and finishes in front of the Whenuapai School Hall on Airport Road, Whenuapai. Race packs will be handed out at the finish, after completing your run or walk.

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The Greatest Virtual Run is the major fundraising event for Running on the Spectrum. This is a non profit event with all proceeds donated directly to the charity for children on the Autistic Spectrum.

This Virtual Run can be done anywhere in the world. You receive a finisher’s medal as if you attended a ‘real life’ run. All you need to do is register, pay the fee, run your distance and receive your medal in the post. They will provide all the information, a runner’s bib to wear, a shiny medal and a Facebook group for support and to share your run if you wish.

Choose from 3 km, 10 km, 42.2 km, or 150 km You can complete the distances in one run, or the 150km can be completed cumulatively over the entire month of April 2017.

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The Greatest Virtual Run is the major fundraising event for Running on the Spectrum. This is a non profit event with all proceeds donated directly to the charity for children on the Autistic Spectrum.

This Virtual Run can be done anywhere in the world. You receive a finisher’s medal as if you attended a ‘real life’ run. All you need to do is register, pay the fee, run your distance and receive your medal in the post. They will provide all the information, a runner’s bib to wear, a shiny medal and a Facebook group for support and to share your run if you wish.

Choose from 3 km, 10 km, 42.2 km, or 150 km You can complete the distances in one run, or the 150km can be completed cumulatively over the entire month of April 2017.

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The Greatest Virtual Run is the major fundraising event for Running on the Spectrum. This is a non profit event with all proceeds donated directly to the charity for children on the Autistic Spectrum.

This Virtual Run can be done anywhere in the world. You receive a finisher’s medal as if you attended a ‘real life’ run. All you need to do is register, pay the fee, run your distance and receive your medal in the post. They will provide all the information, a runner’s bib to wear, a shiny medal and a Facebook group for support and to share your run if you wish.

Choose from 3 km, 10 km, 42.2 km, or 150 km You can complete the distances in one run, or the 150km can be completed cumulatively over the entire month of April 2017.

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With more athletes than the Olympics, the World Masters Games is the single biggest multi-sport event on earth. Now from April 21st to 30th 2017, the event will come to Auckland New Zealand.

This page covers the orienteering events at the Games in 2017. See the rest of the World Masters Games events here. These include road running, cross country running, track & field, cycling, swimming and triathlon.

world-masters-games-2017.png

With more athletes than the Olympics, the World Masters Games is the single biggest multi-sport event on earth. Now from April 21st to 30th 2017, the event will come to Auckland New Zealand.

This page covers the orienteering events at the Games in 2017. See the rest of the World Masters Games events here. These include road running, cross country running, track & field, cycling, swimming and triathlon.

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The YMCA organises an annual 10km series in the Auckland Domain every Thursday over the summer with a break for the Christmas/New Year period. The course is a measured course of exactly 10km, but used to be 9.8km.

The course is a clockwise loop around the Auckland Domain starting at the corner of Carlton Gore Rd and Park Rd, running along Domain Drive, out onto Parnell Rd and back around Maunsell Rd and Football Rd. The 3km is one lap, the 6km two laps and the 10km three laps. Note that you need to assemble and enter by the main grandstand.

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The YMCA organises an annual 10km series in the Auckland Domain every Thursday over the summer with a break for the Christmas/New Year period. The course is a measured course of exactly 10km, but used to be 9.8km.

The course is a clockwise loop around the Auckland Domain starting at the corner of Carlton Gore Rd and Park Rd, running along Domain Drive, out onto Parnell Rd and back around Maunsell Rd and Football Rd. The 3km is one lap, the 6km two laps and the 10km three laps. Note that you need to assemble and enter by the main grandstand.

ymca-marathon-club.png

The YMCA organises an annual 10km series in the Auckland Domain every Thursday over the summer with a break for the Christmas/New Year period. The course is a measured course of exactly 10km, but used to be 9.8km.

The course is a clockwise loop around the Auckland Domain starting at the corner of Carlton Gore Rd and Park Rd, running along Domain Drive, out onto Parnell Rd and back around Maunsell Rd and Football Rd. The 3km is one lap, the 6km two laps and the 10km three laps. Note that you need to assemble and enter by the main grandstand.

ymca-marathon-club.png

The YMCA organises an annual 10km series in the Auckland Domain every Thursday over the summer with a break for the Christmas/New Year period. The course is a measured course of exactly 10km, but used to be 9.8km.

The course is a clockwise loop around the Auckland Domain starting at the corner of Carlton Gore Rd and Park Rd, running along Domain Drive, out onto Parnell Rd and back around Maunsell Rd and Football Rd. The 3km is one lap, the 6km two laps and the 10km three laps. Note that you need to assemble and enter by the main grandstand.

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