5km

5KM COURSE  Course Map

For the younger members of the family the 5km course is the perfect distance.

Starting in Kenrigg Road adjacent to the Kinloch Marina turn right into Boojum Dell right turn into the gully and boardwalk, continue along the Esplanade, crossing the marina footbridge follow the path to Mata Place, along the cliff top reserve to the Whangamata Stream. Follow the stream to the Lisland Road Bridge, turnaround to return down the stream, turn left then head along the beach track to the finish line at the Kinloch Community Hall.

Start Information

The start area is on Kenrigg Road — sign posted 10 minute walk from Kinloch Domain.

Start time:

  • 9.32am approx - 5km runners
  • 9.37am approx - 5km walkers

DRINK STATION

There will be NO water available on the course except at the start and finish line. You must carry your own drink.

FIRST AID

The course will have roving marshals and first aid.  If you come across an injured person check they are ok, send someone forward to the next marshal for help.  All marshals are in radio/phone contact with Event HQ. Unless the injury is serious anyone needing transport back to the finish will come back with tail end charlie. 

First Aid is also provided by Peak Safety at the finish line.