Sunday 22nd October 2017
Alpha Street Sports grounds: Alpha Street Recreational Reserve, Cromwell, New Zealand
The Cromwell Half-Marathon and 10k Run or Walk course takes you along the lake front of Lake Dunstan towards Pisa Moorings and back. Then out passed the Heritage Precinct and back to the Alpha Street Recreation Reserve - the staging area for the event, heaps of easy car parking, food and coffee vendors, a play ground, propper toilets!
Course will be well marked with bright pink arrows, km markers and marshals on key corners. Aid stations with water and electrolyte every 5km approx and at the start/finish. where the Half Marathoners run passed starting their second lap.
Care must also be taken when runnign passed boat ramps where you may encounter tarffic.
Early-bird entry is $45 for the half marathon and $35 for the 10KM run or walk. This includes food at the finish of your race, prizes for the lucky and trophies for the worthy. The standard entry fee of $60 for the half-marathon and $45 for the 10k run/walk will be effective from Monday 9th October. Make sure you register early to get the cheaper rate! Don’t forget the Teams Relay. (We typically have 100 primary school students entered in various teams plus corporate teams and Harriers categories!)
The race starts and finishes at the Alpha Street Recreational Reserve. The Half-Marathon and the 10k both start at10am – All runners start off running North around the lake towards pisa Moorings. 10k runners turn around early at the 10k turn-a-round. Half Marathoners carry on all the way out to Pisa Moorings before turning around and coming back. All runners go out passed Cromwells Heritage Precinct to a second turn-a-round area before finishing back at the Alpha Street Recreational Reserve.
Registration (race number and transponder pick-up) is from 8am but please register before 9.30am – There will be a separate que for those entering on the day. We will have eftpos available this year! Please bring a card not cash. Briefing will be at 9:45am. Competitors must listen carefully to instructors at the briefing, and note that an ‘Event Plan’ is available for inspection.
Parking, refreshments and social facilities will be available at the Recreation Reserve.
Contact Terry Davis firstname.lastname@example.org
Cromwell & Districts Promotion Group
P O Box 38, Cromwell, Cromwell