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 13 March – Belgrove to Kohatu
Run or walk the trail between Belgrove & Kohatu.
Distance 15.5km approx & is a gentle uphill through the tunnel
and then down hill to the Kohatu all off road using the Taste Trail.
As this run is going through the Spooners Tunnel a suitable light is mandatory.
Everyone is very welcome.
NOTE start times it’s a long way out to start line so don’t be late.
Start line 300 meters up the St Arnaud Road first left pass the Belgrove Tavern
Plenty of parking at start line
Note no toilets available at start
This is an A to B event you will need to organise own transport back
Car pool meet at Belgrove Tavern 12.30pm
to transport cars to Kohatu and return by start time.
Please park early cars at rest area main road opposite Kohatu Cafe
NOTE START TIMES
early runners (runners over 1.45) & walkers – 1.30pm
runners (under 1.45) – 2.00pm
Enter individual or 2 person team (change south end of tunnel)
Drink station at half way (south end of tunnel)
Suitable light is mandatory
No dogs allowed in the Tunnel (Taste Trail rule)
$5 entry per person
all competitors enter at their own risk
New Timing System – Register NOW
We have gone to a new timing system for the pub runs
but to be successful we need you to register once and once only
his will give you a permanent race number for all pub runs
which will be emailed back to you.
To make this a success we need you to register by
Saturday noon for a Saturday afternoon race
Please spread the word the more that register less the hold ups on race day.