Calendar Winter 2024

Winter Season Calendar

Over the Winter there are organised events on most Saturdays by Waimea Harriers & Athletics Nelson.

There are weekly runs on Tuesday & Thursday - see bottom of page.

There's also evening 5k series on Wednesdays in April & July.


Winter Season 2024


Please check our website and/or Facebook page in the week before the event in case any details have changed.

Website: www.waimeaharriers.nz      Facebook: www.facebook.com/waimeaharriers


Download and print off a pdf of the calendar HERE


April 2024

03 Turf Hotel Autumn 5km Series  - Athletics Nelson

06 "Winter Season Opening Day" - Wallace Shield Race 1 - Moturoa/Rabbit Island

10 Turf Hotel Autumn 5km Series  - Athletics Nelson

13 Kids Chocolate Fish Challenge - Adults Pack Run - Alioke, Berryfields

13 Harris Hill Top Challenge

17 Turf Hotel Autumn 5km Series  - Athletics Nelson

20 Wallace Shield Race 2 - Moturoa/Rabbit Island

24 Turf Hotel Autumn 5km Series  - Athletics Nelson

27 Welcome to Winter - Athletics Nelson


May 2024

04 Wallace Shield Race 3 - Moturoa/Rabbit Island

11 Saxton X-Country + Schools League 1 - Athletics Nelson

18 Branford Park X-Country + Schools League 2 - Athletics Nelson

25 Appleby Pack Run - Appleby Bridge

25 The Gearshop Bay Trail Run 


June 2024

01 Rough Island Pack Run

01 Miyazu Gardens - Schools League 3 (children only) -  Athletics Nelson

02 Milnes Beatson Kaiteriteri Gold Half, 16km, 8km & Kids 3.2km Trail Event - Active4Good

08 The Scarecrow Scamper X-Country - Tapawera

15 TBA -  Athletics Nelson

22 Joint Clubs X-Country Champs - Saxton Field organised by Athletics Nelson

29 Rabbit Island Trails - Moturoa/Rabbit Island


July 2024

06 Monaco Mid Winter Marathon & Relays - Active4Good

13 Sprig+Fern Motueka 10k ($10 for non-members)

20 Parkers Shield XC - Cable bay Adventure Park - Athletics Nelson

27 Sprig+Fern Brightwater 10k ($10 for non-members)


August 2024

03 Presidents Handicap - Athletics Nelson

10 Dovedale Hill Race ($10 for non-members)

17 Beach Run - Athletics Nelson

24 Sprig+Fern Richmond 10k ($10 for non-members)

31 Joint Clubs Road Champs organised by Athletics Nelson


September 2024

07 Milnes Beatson Motueka-Māpua Relay - entry koha

14 Washbourn Gardens 2 Person Relay

21 Queen Charlotte Relay - MHC

28 Parkers Cove 2 Person Relay - Athletics Nelson


October 2024

05 Age graded event - TBA - Athletics Nelson

12 Eureka Trail - Athletics Nelson

19 Sprig+Fern Māpua 10k ($10 for non-members)

26 Berryfields Pack Run


November 2024

03 Nelson Festival of Running - Athletics Nelson



Other year-round local events:


Tuesdays all year round it's the Nelson Striders pack/training run & walk.

5.45pm from the Suter Art Gallery, Nelson. Free entry.

A different 1 hour pack run/walk each week.

Optional social afterwards.

Facebook page HERE



Thursday all year round it's the Ruby Coast Running Club 5k Series.

5.30pm, free entry, from Mapua Hall.

Optional social afterwards.

Facebook group HERE



Marlborough Harriers calendar HERE

For more local and national events, visit www.runningcalendar.co.nz

Updated 15/04/2024