Laps, Distances & Start Times
– Subject to change
|Event||Event 2||Start Times|
|Dates||August 6th 2017|
|Venue||Alexandra Park, Greenlane|
The distances are; 2km for kids, 5km, 10km, 15km & 21.1km, the course is 5km loop course and mostly flat.
Click here for Kids – 2km Map
Click here for all laps – 5km Loop
Click here for all laps – 21km Start Map
Click here for a map of parking
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.
Alexandra Park Course Description 5km Lap:
The Start is on the main track. The start hooter will send you on a loop around the inside of the main track back exiting at the marshaled western exit point onto a pathway that you will follow out of the Park and into the northern car park before being directed left onto Green Lane West Road. Follow Green Lane West Road past the ASB Showgrounds then onto a controlled crossing at Puriri Drive. Continue along Green Lane West until you are turned left onto Wheturangi Road, follow Wheturangi until you are turned left onto Wapiti Road, at the end of Wapiti Road you will be be turned left onto Market Road. Follow Market road to the end turning left onto Campbell Crescent. You will then be turned left back into the north end entrance to Alexandra Park car park. Follow the course back into the Alexandra Park main track following the inside of the main track to the start/finish line.
The Start is on the main track. The start hooter will send you on a loop around the inside of the main track back exiting at the marshaled western exit point onto a pathway that you will follow out of the Park and into the northern car park before being directed to turn around following the course back into the Alexandra Park main track following the inside of the main track to the start/finish line.
Event Two will be held at Alexandra Park
Event Day Registration opens from 6:45am or 30min prior to your Event Start (6:45am for 7:15am Half Marathon start / 7:30am for 8:00am starts / 9:00am for 9:30am Kids start). Please collect your race number and timing chip from Registration.
Click here for How to Get to Alexandra Park
Please visit Event Day Set Up Page for further information about Gear Drop Zone, Recovery Area, Team Sites, Vendors, etc.