2021 Mountain Running Champs
This year’s event will proceed under Covid-19 Alert Levels 1 and 2. Due to Covid-19 and the potential for changing alert levels, there are some changes to previous years. The information below is the level 1 plan. Only minor changes will be required if we change to alert level 2.
The event is being hosted by the Wainuiomata Harrier Club in conjunction with Athletics Wellington. The Championships will take place on the hills between Wainuiomata and Lower Hutt City.
Wainuiomata High School, Gymnasium, Parkway Road, Wainuiomata
The Gymnasium is towards the back of the High School by the playing fields. Toilets are available at the Gymnasium. The Gymnasium is only open before races start until 12:45 pm. All gear must be taken and left in cars. There will be no afternoon tea or formal prize-giving this year. Medals will be awarded at the finish area.
Plenty of parking is available at the High School and along Parkway Road.
All entrants must report to Race Headquarters between 11:30 am and 12:30 pm on race day to sign in and receive a Race Number to be worn on the front of their singlet.
It is a short 5-minute walk from the Gymnasium to the Parkway Rise Subdivision Car-park where the races start and finish. Entrants are asked to leave their cars at the school and walk over to the start location as there is limited parking available in the new subdivision, please respect the residents of the subdivision.