Welcome to Athletics Nelson
Nelson’s only Athletics New Zealand registered senior club promoting running and walking in the Nelson Region.
What’s on this week
Saturday 20 July – Tasman XC Champs
meet Richmond Showgrounds, Lower Queen Street, Richmond
Course is flat and mostly grass. No Parking allowed on the course
Entry Fee: Free for registered club members, Athletics Nelson & Waimea Harriers
$5 for non-club members.
2:30pm –Girls and Boys U12 1km
2:33pm – Girls and Boys U14 2km
2:45pm – All other grades
10km – Senior Men
8km – Senior Women, M20, Masters Men 35-59
6km – M18, W20, Masters Women, Masters Men 60+, Race Walkers
5km – W18, 4km – Girls and Boys 16
course is 2km per lap
Age grades: How old you are on December 31
you have to be under that age division to compete in that age grade.
Example: If you were born in 2000, you compete in M/W 20.
If you were born in 1999, you compete in seniors.
If you were born in 2002, you compete in M/W 18.
You must be registered with an Athletics New Zealand-affiliated
club in order to be eligible for a Tasman Centre award.
Prizegiving – 4:30pm, The Railway, 321 Lower Queen Street (Under the McDonald’s sign)
Contributions are encouraged to the Nelson Harness Racing Club for the generous use of their facility.
A contribution box will be available at the race.
Wednesday – Ocean Lodge Winter 5km
meet at the Ocean Lodge each Wednesday during July
different course each week
$5 entry fee, spot prizes
everyone is welcome especially early runners and walkers
6.00pm start arrive early to register