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COOL KIDs’ Kilometre


The Cool Kids’ Kilometre is part of the Pelorus Trust Run & Walk Event.

The starting pistol for this fabulous local fun-run will ‘go off’ at 11am on 13th September 2015 at McEwan Park in Petone.

Visit for more information, and to enter online.

Entry is only $5, and all entrants receive a finishers ribbon.  Parents welcome encouraged to run/walk with their kids.

Age Groups: Under 8, 9-10, 11-12.  Trophy for first boy and girl in each age group.

Melissa Moon, two time World Mountain Running champion, will do the warm-up, and run with the kids.

Melissa is a long-distance athlete from Wellington.  She is a two time World Mountain Running champion and has won 21 NZ athletics titles over her career.  In 2001 she was named NZ Sportswoman of the Year.  In 2010, Moon won the woman’s race up the 86 flights of stairs of the Empire State Building, in a time of 13mins and 13secs.