For more than 50 years Waimea Harriers has been encouraging running and walking for people of all ages. We believe running is wonderful for people's fitness and general health! Our motto is 'Run for your life!'

Waimea Harrier events cater for people of all abilities, including competitive runners and walkers, families looking for an outdoor activity they can enjoy together, and social runners and walkers of all ages.

We pride ourselves on the warm welcome we give to everyone.

2024 Waimea Harriers Membership is now OPEN.

It's time to re-new your membership or join afresh!

The new membership year runs from 1/12/2023 to 30/11/2024 irrespective of joining date.

Individual adult membership is $40.

Joint/Couple/Family membership is $60.

Schoolchildren and youth students are Free.

There is a small surcharge if you pay by credit card.

Club Uniforms

Waimea Harriers Jackets

It's not too late to place an order for club jackets.

Get yours now ready for the Winter Season!

Men's Sizes: S M L XL 2XL 3XL 4XL 5XL

Women's Sizes: XS S M L XL 2XL

Microfibre polyester with hood. 

$70 each - this is a subsidised price for current members of Waimea Harriers.

Uniform page HERE

From the President

2023 President's Report here

Latest newsletter here

Archived newsletters here

Subscribe to our emailed newsletter and bulletins here

Keep in touch with us on Facebook, Instagram & Strava


Upcoming Events

Wallace Shield Race 2

Moturoa/Rabbit Island

20 April 2024

The second event in the popular Wallace Shield series, a fun three-event series of 5km cross country for adult & high school runners and 3.4km for walkers, held at Moturoa/Rabbit Island.

Intermediate school and younger runners can choose 1 lap (1.7km), 2 laps (3.4km) or 3 laps (5km).

The series is on the following Saturdays - 6 Apr, 20 Apr and 4 May.

Registration is from 1.30pm, race briefing 2.20pm and race start 2.30pm.

Points are awarded at each event and members of Waimea Harriers compete for the coveted Wallace Shield (Adults & high school students).

The first 3 Waimea Harrier Juniors over 1, 2 & 3 laps will receive certificates of achievement.

This is a great event for families. Parents are very welcome to run with their children if they want to.

**This event is open to everyone, you do not need to be a member of Waimea Harriers to take part in it.**

Please make sure you are registered with a Waimea Harriers Webscorer number and correct category before the event.

Check your existing entry & category HERE and if new or not on the list, register HERE

Email to change your category.

Join the club for $40 individual or $60 couple/family HERE

Children & youth students can join the club for Free.

Saturday 20 April

Meet at the “Totara” picnic area. Please arrive by 2pm to avoid a rush.

This 2nd event is "Improve your time!"

The aim is to improve your time from the 1st event. Points awarded based on best improvement.

This Saturday we start in waves at 2:30pm, running around a windy course in the Totara park area.

Keep to the same category as the 1st event to be in the points championship.

Turf Hotel 5k Series

Organised by Athletics Nelson

Wednesday evenings in April

More info from - Athletics Nelson:

"meet Turf Hotel

5km run or walk open to everyone

different course each week

as its the end of daylight saving

bright clothing and or lights and reflectors to be worn

$5.00 entry fee – 14 & under free

all times recorded – spot prizes

start time 6.00pm

see you all there"

Next Committee Meeting

06 May 2024 at Club Waimea

Link to Winter 2024 Programme HERE

Duty Roster for Helpers

Duty Roster for the Winter season – can you be an event helper?

With a number of events coming up in the next few weeks, we will need helpers please.

Here is the link to the Duty Roster for helpers. We are always keen to welcome new helpers and there are roles available at upcoming events. Have a look at what's available and email Alan on if you can help fill a spot. Or talk to Alan at the next event if you want to know more.

Recent Results

2024 Results HERE

Sharland Cycles 5k Fun Run & Walk Results HERE

Winter Season & 2023 Results HERE

Dovedale Hill Results HERE

Monaco Mid Winter Marathon & Relays HERE

Waimea Harriers Webscorer Results Page HERE