Night Strider - 5km night fun run / walk

 12 Golf Road, Whitianga 3591, Waikato 12 Golf Road, Whitianga 3591, Waikato - Map Directions
11 July 2020
04:00 PM To 07:30 PM GMT +12:00
$ 5


Grab your mates, family, headlamp or a torch and be part of the very first Whitianga night fun run.

Run or Walk 3km or 5km on the Mercury Bay Golf Club and Whitianga Bike Park.

Then enjoy some great food and drinks and roast some marshmallows on the braziers.

There will be cranking music, food and drink vendors, coffee carts, prizes for best costumes and spot prizes given out.

Entry on the day: $5 per person or $20 per family.  Payments by cash only.



4:00pm            Registration

5:20pm            Briefing

5:30pm            Race start

7:30pm            Event ends


Payment is by cash or eftpos, but we have limited eftpos so please bring the correct amount of cash for your entry if you can.

We will supply 100 bags of marshmallows.

Parking is limited at the Golf Club so please car pool if you can. i.e. Fill up a car with 4-5 people.

Please drive very carefully when entering or exiting the Golf club road off SH25!



  • All runners must have a headlamp and footwear (no jandals).
  • If cold or raining, we recommend a warm top and/or rain jacket and beanie.
  • Runners 10 years and under on the day of the event must be registered and accompanied on the course by an adult caregiver.


COVID-19 care

The event will be run in accordance to any Covid-19 requirements of the NZ Government and TCDC.

This event is proudly brought to you by the Mercury Bay Community Events Support Trust.  (The people behind the Whitianga Scallop Festival)


Nick Reader 021 632721  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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