Wellington Scottish Athletics Club

Running and Walking in Wellington, New Zealand

Events

Updated 2020 Calendar

Note: this calendar is still evolving as we we design the season in the wake of COVID-19.

As well as the events listed below there are the following regular training options:

  • Regular speed sessions on Tuesday nights 6.15pm outside Freyberg Pool
  • Thursday evening runs from Kupe statue at 5.30pm
  • Saturday morning speed sessions, 8.00am for warmup for 8.30am start at Newtown Park during daylight savings and Karori Park after daylight savings.
  • Sunday long runs 8.30am. we will alternate between the usual 8.30am from Freyberg Pool carpark and some alternative locations to take advantage of some of the great trail running options around Wellington. Contact your team captains for details of time and venue.
JUNE
6 Jun – SaturdayClub Pack RunsScottish Clubrooms
13 June – SaturdayClub Pack RunsScottish Clubrooms
20 Jun – SaturdayClub Pack RunsScottish Clubrooms
27 Jun – SaturdayCentennial CupSt Hilda’s Church, Island Bay
27 Jun – SaturdayTearle Trophy Walking RaceSt Hilda’s Church, Island Bay
28 Jun – SundayBig Bang Dirt Duathlon
JULY
3-5 JulGreatest Virtual Run
4 Jul – SaturdayClub Pack RunsScottish Clubrooms
11 Jul – SaturdayClub Pack RunsScottish Clubrooms
18 Jul – SaturdayClub Pack RunsScottish Clubrooms
19 Jul – Sunday3 Peaks Event 1 – The Classic –
Mt Albert, Te Ahumairangi, Mt Victoria
Scottish Clubrooms
25 Jul – SaturdayWHAC Needle RelayKilbirnie Wind Needle
26 Jul – SundayBig Bang Dirt Duathlon
AUGUST
1 Aug – SaturdayClub Pack RunsScottish Clubrooms
8 Aug – SaturdayUniversity Cross Country RelaysMackays Crossing
15 Aug – SaturdayTrinity Club Run (Shared run with Olympic and WHAC)Scottish Clubrooms
16 Aug – SundayWellington Cross Country ChampionshipsHarcourts Park
16 Aug – SundayMukamuka MunterCatchpool Visitor Centre
22 Aug – SaturdayClub Pack RunsScottish Clubrooms
22 Aug – SundayBig Bang Dirt Duathlon
23 Aug – Sunday3 Peaks Event 2 – Plane Spotting –
Oku Street Reserve, Ataturk Memorial, Mount Crawford
Scottish Clubrooms
29 Aug – SaturdayNZ Cross Country ChampsDunedin
30 Aug – SundayWellington Marathon, Half, 10km, Kids Mile (incl WLG Half Champs)Sky Stadium
SEPTEMBER
5 Sep – SaturdayTip Track Marathon and Te Kopahou ThousandTip Track, Happy Valley Road
5 Sep – SaturdayClub Pack RunsScottish Clubrooms
13 Sep – SundayXterra Red RocksOwhiro Bay Visitor Centre
19 Sep – SaturdayWellington Road Running ChampionshipsWainuiomata
20 Sep – Sunday3 Peaks Event 3 – The Fence Line – Wright’s Hill, Brooklyn Wind Turbine, Hawkins Hill  Anderson Park, Botanic Gardens
20 Sep – SundayTauranga MarathonTauranga
26 Sep – SaturdayTrinity Club Run (Shared run with Olympic and WHAC)Wellington Harriers Clubrooms
26 Sep – SaturdayRotorua Marathon, New Zealand Marathon ChampsRotorua
26 Sep – SaturdayXterra Makara Starlight RunMakara Peak Mountain Bike Park
OCTOBER
3 Oct – SaturdayNZ Road RelaysFeilding
10 Oct – SaturdayClub Pack RunsScottish Clubrooms
11 Oct – SundayWairarapa Country Marathon (including WGTN Marathon Champs)Colin Pugh sports bowl off Blair St, Masterton
17 Oct – SaturdayBernie Portenski Memorial RaceSt Timothy’s Church, Titahi Bay
18 Oct – SundayNZ Trail ChampionshipsChristchurch
NOVEMBER
1 Nov – SundayAuckland MarathonDevonport
6-8 NovAorangi 100, including the Aorangi UndulatorEastbourne
7 Nov – SaturdayNew Zealand Road ChampionshipsAuckland
8 Nov – SundayAthletics NZ AGM and Club COnnectAuckland
21 Nov – SaturdayQueenstown MarathonQueenstown
28 Nov – SaturdayBallantyne Cup and Shirley Barton TrophyPetone
28 Nov – SaturdayClub PrizegivingTBC
DECEMBER
5 Dec – SaturdayThe Agency Group 10000m FestivalNewtown Park
13 Dec – SaturdayScottish Night of MilesNewtown Park
14 Dec – SundayNZ 24 Hour ChampionshipsAuckland