Laps, Distances & Start Times
– Subject to change
|Event||Event 3||Start Times|
|Dates||August 27th 2017|
|Venue||Ngataringa Bay Sports Field, Devonport|
The distances are; 2km for kids, 6km, 12km, 18km & 24km, the course is on a 6km loop, mostly flat but some rolling course.
Important Course Information
You are required to run on the footpath, not the road unless directed by a Marshal, as roads are open to normal traffic. Please remember the road rules, and be aware of your safety and what is happening around you. Please do not cross the road at any points unless part of the marked course. A marshal will be at each of these points to assist you. Please obey them. Be aware of pedestrians and cars backing out of driveways at all times. All tracks will be marked with arrows attached.
Depending on what event you are competing in, depends how many laps you will be required to do. (Between 1 & 4) Please be aware that when starting your next lap you will be running past the finish line down a chute, on either the left or right (depending on the event). 100m from the finish line you will be able to choose to run down the ‘next lap chute’ or the ‘finish line chute’ there will be a sign with arrows.
Ngataringa Bay Sports Field – Devonport. 6km Lap
The Start/Finish Line is in the car park along side the Ngataringa Bay Sports Field changing room complex, the hooter will send you out along Ngataringa Bay Access Road running along side the park around the north end of the park and out to a course Marshal who will direct you left on Ngataringa Bay Access Road which then joins onto Jim Titchener Parade, at the end of Jim Titchener you will then turn left on Mozeley Ave, carry on up Mozeley until you turn left into Victoria Rd, at the end of Victoria Rd you will enter a track which runs through Ngataringa Park, (not Ngataringa Bay Sports Field), at the end of this park track you then turn a sharp right out onto Lake Road. Run all the way up Lake Road, taking care when crossing the marshaled streets until you turn right again onto Albert Street, follow Albert Street which flows into Victoria Rd, around until you turn right onto Calliope Road. Head down Calliope Road until you reach Shoal Bay Road, once again take care when crossing the marshaled streets, follow Shoal Bay Road down until you reach the end where you will be directed across the road turning right onto Patuone Parade. Staying on the left hand side follow this road which flows back into Jim Titchener Parade, which flows into back into Ngataringa Bay Access Road. Follow Ngataringa Bay Access Road right around the south end of Ngataringa Bay Sports Field until you are directed back into the Start/Finish line car park for one 6km lap.
To be updated.
Event Three will be held at the Ngataringa Bay Sports Field, Devonport, Auckland.
Event Day Registration opens from 7.30am until 30min prior to your Event Start (7:30am for 8:00am start / 8:30am for 9:00am start / 10:00am for 10:30am start). Please collect your race number and timing chip from Registration.
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Please visit Event Day Set Up page for further information about Gear Drop Zone, Recovery Area, Team Sites, Vendors, etc.