Course Details

Date Saturday 7th October 2017
Entry Fee View entry fees
Distance 6km Run/Walk
Start Time 7:45am (Run), 7:50am (Walk)
Start Line 45 Evans Road, Papamoa
Finish Line Gordon Spratt Reserve, 127 Parton Road, Papamoa
Minimum Age Open to all ages. All participants under the age of 14 must be accompanied by an adult for the entire duration of the event and the accompanying adult takes full responsibility for the safety of the entrant under 14. Single baby buggies only (not double or triple) will be allowed. The occupant of the baby buggy cannot walk in the event and will not be charged an entry fee.
Aid Stations 3km. All aid stations will have water, Loaded Isotonic Sports Drink and sweets to get you home. All aid stations will have a toilet. 
Cut-off time 9.45am (2 hours)
Timing Results Timing results will be provided by age group category for both runners and walkers, and will be based on participant's gun time. The 10km age (age on race day) group categories are as follows for men and women; Under 17, 18-34 years, 35-39 years, 40-44 years, 45-49 years, 50-54 years, 55-59 years, 60-64 years, 65-69 years, 70-74 years, 75+ years. 
Spot prizes will also be awarded at random on the day.
Trophies awarded for top overall male and female in the run/walk category. These prizes will be awarded from gun time.
Walkers Walkers are welcome to enter in the 5km Run/Walk. Please ensure walkers start at the back behind the runners and keep to the left at all times.

Course Map

Course Summary

The Tauranga 6km run/walk is a FAST, FLAT, FUN course that is likely to gift you a PB (personal best)! Starting on Evans Rd, you will head towards the coast, then turn right and continue along Marine Parade coastal highway, where you’ll be right next to the ocean, until you reach the beautiful Papamoa. It’s going to be epic!


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