Come and Join us for our 5TH year oF THE A2E!
Sunday 17th November 2019
21 km, 12 km, 3km Run or Walk along the Manawatu River
All distances are point-to-point and finish at our clubrooms in the Esplanade.
The 21 km course starts at Ashhurst Domain and runs along the riverside track, through Winstone Aggregates depot, then a few kilometres of rustic rural roads from Te Matai Road to join the Manawatu Riverside Walkway and finish at our clubrooms.
The 12 km course commences at the entry to Winstone Aggregates Depot on Te Matai Road, heads a few kilometres along rustic rural roads from Te Matai Road to join the Manawatu Riverside Walkway and finish at our clubrooms.
The 3 km course commences at the Drink Station on the Bridle Track near the end of Albert Street.
21 km and 12 km courses have FREE buses to the start lines at Ashhurst Domain and Te Matai Road respectively. There are no buses for the 3 km course.
Event Start TIMES
21 km Walkers - starts at 08:30
21 km Runners - starts at 09:30
12 km Runners and Walkers - start at 09:30
3 km Runners and Walkers - start at 09:30 (enter on the day only).
21 km run or walk $35
12 km run or walk $25
3 km run and walk $5 (enter on the day only, cash only).
LATE FEE of an extra $10 will apply from 5pm Wednesday 13 November 2019. This will also apply to all entries on the day, except for the 3 km run.
We are taking entries on the day - all points are CASH ONLY PLEASE. Every entrant, including those who have entered online needs to "sign in/register" on the day to collect your entry wristband.
If you are catching the bus to either of the 21 km or 12km start lines, these depart from the Esplanade. Please register with us at the clubrooms before heading to the buses. Registration is open from 6:45am onwards. On the day: CASH ONLY.
If you are heading directly to Ashhurt Domain to register, that is open from the Domain at 07:45am. On the day: CASH ONLY.
If you are heading directly to the 12km course to register, that is open from 0845. On the day: CASH ONLY.
This is a no-frills, non-timed event. We will have a finishers clock at the finish line. We encourage you to come along with your family and friends and have fun.
21 km Walkers - buses depart at 07:30
21 km Runners - buses depart at 08:30
12 km Runners and Walkers - buses depart at 08:45
Collect your finishers medal at the completion of the 21 km and 12 km events only.
We are grateful to winstone aggregates for allowing us access via their depot. Please note that only competitors when completing the course can enter winstone aggregates - no spectators can enter.