EVENTS THAT SUIT EVERYONE
The Manawatu Striders have been running top quality events for 35 years and continue to provide great events to the Manawatu and the wider region. Every summer it attracts over 1500 participants to its Super Sevens Series which is now one of the most successful run series in New Zealand.
Summer Super Sevens
January 15 to February 26 2019
Now one of the most successful run series in New Zealand, the Super Sevens is a 7 km or 3 km run/walk around the streets of Palmerston North and include the Manawatu Bridle Track and Esplanade walk ways. Held weekly for seven Tuesdays.
MANAWATU SCHOOLS ROAD RACE
Tuesday 26 March
A competitive road race for Years 5-8. Trophies available for individual winners as well as winning school teams.
Marathon, Half Marathon, 10k and 5k
Sunday 26 May 2019
The Manawatu Striders Marathon, Half Marathon, 10 km and 5 km is the clubs premium event for the year. The event is based at Massey University and takes in the stunning scenery along the Manawatu Bridle Track and across the Fitzherbert bridge.
Saturday 13th October 2018
The Kahuterawa Classic is a challenge like no other. Based in the Kahuterawa Forest the event is run on soft running trails with undulations and fast downhills
Ashhurst to esplanade
Sunday 18th November 2018
The A2E is coming into its 5th year and growing in size every year. It is a point to point run the follows the Manawatu River Finishing in the Heart of Palmerston North at the Esplanade.