Whats up this week - 14th March 23
Thanks everyone for making the dinner night a success, some super tasty dishes and that pork was super tasty, thanks Annette (and maybe Gary) so you all need to come along on Thursday and burn a few extra calories!
Volunteers required on Saturday, reply to this email or let Sarah or Gary know on Thursday
Rugby - Saturday afternoon Bar staff 3-6:30pm
Balloons over Waikato Nightglow - Saturday afternoon/evening Crowd ambassadors needed from 2.30 to 9.00pm
Thursday night run
Meet up at 5:30 then President Jenkins will fill us in on the plans for the night. Get ready to sweat! Saturday
Parkrun. Lots of HRR volunteers to cheer you on to PB greatness.
Sunday - Te Awamutu Marathon Clinic's Kakapuku event.
Our running friends in TA have invited us all to this free event and post run sausage sizzle. 8am start at the back of the mountain at the carpark. https://goo.gl/maps/BSF9eecR73G2md9s9
Get on the locked-up FB page if you want to organise carpooling.
14km and 6km options available. Looks like an alternative up the hill isn't an option as the path is currently closed (officially) for repair.
Saturday 25th March - Middle-earth Halfling Marathon, Hobbiton™ Movie Set, Matamata Hopefully your outfits for this year are sorted, last year's butterflies got a lot of attention.
Saturday 10th June - 7th Kirikiriroa Marathon Full marathon and relay options available. The new course for 2023 is up on the website. Get your entries or team entered early as numbers are limited. https://www.kirikiriroamarathon.co.nz/ Monday night training sessions have started (https://www.kirikiriroamarathon.co.nz/training) Also we'll have an HRR aid station so will be looking for volunteers closer to the time.
Running & Walking results - Mar 11-12
This week 40 members took part in parkrun at 9 events
Lower Hutt - 1
Hamilton Lake - 14
Tauranga - 2
Cambridge - 1
Queenstown - 2
East End - 2
Hobsonville Point - 1
University of Waikato - 15
Owairaka - 2
Piet VERBURG - 24:32 @ Lower Hutt
Royce PRISK - 31:21 @ Hamilton Lake
Alison MARSHALL - 38:14 @ Tauranga
Gary FIELDES - 31:41 @ East End
Julian GOBLE - 28:31 @ University of Waikato
Gideon ADAMS - 28:46 @ University of Waikato
Jeanne VAN DER MERWE - 28:54 @ University of Waikato
Zilah Hamdan - 21k - 03:08:02