Harriers [Cross Country & Road Running]

Athletics Wellington Cross Country & Road Racing [Out of Stadia]

Athletics Wellington Out of Stadia  EVENTS CALENDAR 

A number of our clubs are involved with hosting local running events that are open to the public as well. There are interclub cross country and road running races held throughout the season for club members of all ages.  These are held at a variety of venues around Wellington usually on Saturday afternoons.  There are races for primary, intermediate and college ages such as under 9, under 11, under 13, under 15, under 18, under 20 plus adults grades too from seniors through to masters.

Athletics Wellington Out of Stadia REPRESENTATIVE TEAMS (Cross Country & Road)

Through competing in Interclub events on the winter calendar youth, senior and masters athletes can earn selection to represent Athletics Wellington at a series of national level Championships Teams are selected for the following Championships are;
> NZ Secondary School Cross Country Relay
> North Island Cross Country Championships 
> New Zealand Cross Country Championships
> New Zealand Road Championships

Athletics Wellington Out of Stadia SELECTION POLICY
Athletics Wellington Representative Out of Stadia Team Selection Policy is available Here

Athletes wishing to to be considered for selection must notify Selectors by making  an Expression of Interest for the desired Team selection is Here 

Athlete Agreement is available Here


Athletics Wellington Clubs

Cross Country and Road clubs are for all ages.  If you’re primary, intermediate or college age it’s not too early or late to start.  We have members still running into their 80s so come along and see what it’s all about.

With our harrier clubs catering for all ages and abilities, cross country is a fantastic family friendly sport.  You may want to improve your fitness for specific events, such as 5km, 10km, half marathons or marathons, or just keep fit for other sports.  Our clubs are there for everyone, young and old, fit or not so fit, super fast or super slow.  It doesn’t matter what level you are – everyone is welcome.

Training nights, club days and interclub competitions are available throughout the winter months.  Come along and give cross country and road running a go.

To find a club near you CLICK HERE.