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 19 October – Richmond Hills
Just turn up at Washbourn Gardens ready to run/walk, leaving at 2:30pm.
BRIEFING: There will be a short safety briefing before we leave.
There will probably be 2 groups of runners and a group of walkers all leaving at the same time
each having a “leader” taking the group up and around the streets and
hills of Richmond for about an hour or so. The course is run along pavements
walkways & cycletracks and will involve several road crossings
where competitors must give way to traffic.
This is a sociable pack run and not a race, catering for all abilities and there will be no times taken.
2:30pm start for everyone. no entry fee just turn up and enjoy
great training for The Nelson Half
Wednesdays October – Smugglers 5km
5km race for runners and walkers held during October.
Meet at Smugglers 6.00pm Muritai Street Tahuna for registration.
As series is run in the evening bright clothing to be worn.
All times recorded with a different 5km course each night.
$5 entry fee enter on the night with heaps of spot prizes to be won.
Everyone is welcome and a great way to get out and compete with fellow runners and walkers.
Great training for The Nelson Half