Tai Tapu Run Festival


Be part of Canterbury's biggest little running festival. This event is the perfect lead in for the Christchurch Marathon, or for a fun run and walk in the beautiful Tai Tapu area.

Four distances are available: 15km fun run or race, 8km social run or walk, 4km family walk or jog, and children's 1.6km dash.

Date: Sunday 17th May 2020.
Start Time: 10am for the 15km event, 10.10am for the 8km event, 10.20am for the 4km event, and 11.45am for the children's dash. Pre-race briefing for all events at 9.45am.
Start Location: Tai Tapu School (1 School Road, Tai Tapu)
Cost: $50 per person for the 15km event. $40 per person for the 8km event. $25 per person for the 4km event. $10 for the kids' dash.

Enter online now for the Verdeco Park Tai Tapu Run Festival. Discounts available for entries received before 31st March as well as for families in the 4km and 8km events, and members of Athletics NZ in the 15km event.

The Tai Tapu Run Festival serves as a fundraising event for the Canterbury running community and the New Brighton Olympic Athletic Club. Proceeds from the event go towards children's athletics, providing subsides for top athletes to travel to national races and to maintain the club's facilities at Rawhiti Domain.

Race numbers will once again be available from the Frontrunner Colombo on Friday 15th May from midday to 5.30pm. You will be able to collect numbers from 8.30 to 9.30am on the day if you can't make it to the Frontrunner Colombo.