Shaw Baton Relays (interclub event), Battle Hill Farm Park, Paekakariki Hill Road, Pauatahanui Saturday, 22 Apr 2017, 13:00 to 16:00
Olympic hosts this event. Cross country relay with 2km laps – 6 laps for the men’s grades, 4 laps for the women’s and kid’s grades. 1km scratch race for under 10s. Traditional cross country terrain includes grass, gravel tracks, mostly flat to undulating with one sharp uphill and downhill. Log jumps and a water jump. Course marked with Red & White flags. Go through ‘gate’ when 2 flags set together or up to 5 metres either side if flag is set alone. Failing to follow correct course may result in disqualification.
Entries: clubs enter on behalf of club members.
2017 Race details:
Note the changes to the children’s and masters 50 grades for 2017. And remember the masters women’s grade changed in 2016.
1:00pm 4 runners per team:
- Senior Women (20-39)
- W40+ (Masters Women 40+)
- W50+ (Masters Women 50+)
- Junior women/youth girls (W-U15 to W-U20)
1:50pm 1km fun run – scratch race (non relay – mass start)
- U10 (Boys and girls under 10)
2:00pm 4 runners per team:
- G-U13 (Girls Under 13)
- G-U11 (Girls Under 11)
- B-U13 (Boys Under 13)
- B-U11 (Boys Under 11)
- U13 (Mixed Under 13)
- U11 (Mixed Under 11)
2:50pm 6 runners per team:
- Senior Men (20-39),
- M40 (Masters Men 40+)
- M50 (Masters Men 50+)
- Junior men/youth boys (M-U15 to M-U20).
As always, the ages for juniors are as at 31 Dec 2017.