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we're BACK on the 10th September, 2022 



See you at Hansen Park, Ōpāwa


This Cross Country Race allows young runners to meet and enjoy the flat fast course around Hansen Park. 

Athletes compete in  their normal age grades: 

  • 2km race - 2.00 pm start for all U12 grades 

  • 3km race - 3.00 pm start for all U14 to U18 grades

Note - these times are indicative until the Covid level status is known. Please check again the day prior to the race to confirm.


Complete these easy steps to sign up this for this Cross Country Race:

  1. Make sure your entry is in by 5pm Monday the 5th of September.

  2. Club runners  - let your athletic club secretary know you want to run. Your club secretary will want to know the your name and Athletics Registration number. Club secretaries please send your entry list in registration order using an excel spreadsheet to the race director, Kevin Knight at kevinbknight@icloud.com.

    •  Cost is $3 and payable to bank account 03 1593 0019376 00 

  3. Community runners please enter online HERE, - It costs $10 to compete as an U18  community runner. Race entry is payable on or before race day.

  4. Please note there will be no on-the-day entries

BE in the run 

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Athletics Canterbury adhere to the guiding principles of the sport as determined by our international body. We take pride in our events and welcome all runners to them. As well as making them fun we take measures to ensure our events are safe and fair for our participants. ​


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