ORGANISER'S DETAILS

Email: marathon@acm.kiwi.nz

Postal: The Race Secretary, Atheltics Masterton, PO Box 375, Masterton

Phone: Stephen Hannam 06 378 9205 or 0274 705 286

Fagan Motors Wairarapa Marathon & Half Marathon

 

START TIMES

Marathon - 7.00 am

Half Marathon walk - 8.50 am

Half Marathon run - 8.45 am

10km run/walk - 9.30 am

5km run/walk - 10.00 am

Competitors expecting to take more than 5 hours to complete the marathon should request an early start, phone Stephen Hannam. Marshals or drink stations will not be provided before 7.00am. Times for all events will only be recorded until 12 noon.

The Half Marathon Walk is not a refereed event and is open to all levels and forms of walking. If you wish to run or jog you should enter as a runner. Participants in the 10 km recreational may run and/or walk.

T-SHIRTS

High quality Kooldri T-Shirts are available for $35.00 in men’s and women’s styles. Orders taken at registration will incur additional postage charges.

FACILITIES

· Changing, showers and toilets at Makoura College.

· Drink Station locations are marked on the course map. Special drinks will not be catered for. Make your own arrangements for other drinks. These may be handed out at drink stations but must not interfere with another competitor.

· First Aid Facilities will be available on the course.

· Massages will be available on site following the event.

REGISTRATION

Registration is at Makoura College on Makoura Road, between 4pm and 6pm Satuday and from 6:30am on Sunday.  Participants mat change their events up to 30 minutes prior to the start of the event.

PRIZE GIVING

Prize giving will start approx 1:30 pm at Makoura College. Participants must be present to claim merit and spot prizes.

COURSE DESCRIPTION

The Marathon will start outside the main gate to Makoura College. A quick out and back for 400 metres along Makora Rd then turn left into Johnston St, then right into Colombo Road, past Lakeview School, then right into Te Ore Ore Road. The course turns right by the sub station into Watsons Rd, right into Stronvar Rd and down the Lee-Pakaraka Rd. Turn right at the Martinborough-Masterton Road and head back to Makoura College, turn left into Makora Rd, then do it all again.

To finish turn left into Makora Rd, left into the school grounds and through the finishing chute.

Half marathoners just do one lap.

The 10km competitors follow the marathon course, before heading along the Waipoua river, up Blair St and past the hospital, turn around approximately 50m past the 1st drink station and then head home via scenic Henley Lake and the way you came. Do not repeat the 400m up and down Makora Rd.

ENTRY DETAILS

Complete and return the official entry from with fee. If you require an acknowledgement of entry please provide a stamped self-addressed envelope. The race is open to both Registered and non-registered runners.

LATE ENTRIES

Postal entries must be received by 6 October 2016. Late Entries will be accepted up to 30 minutes prior to the selected race start. A $10.00 fee will be charged.

REFUNDS

Entry fees (less $10.00) will be refunded for withdrawals received in writing by 5 October 2017.

REGISTRATION

Race numbers can be collected from Makoura College at Makora Rd, (see map) between 4-6pm on Saturday, or from 6.30am Sunday. Participants may change events up to 30 minutes prior to the start of the event.

 


 


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ORGANISER'S DETAILS

Email: marathon@acm.kiwi.nz

Postal: The Race Secretary, Atheltics Masterton, PO Box 375, Masterton

Phone: Stephen Hannam 06 378 9205 or 0274 705 286