Event Info

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Event options and start times

ferry_reserve(Please note course distances are approximate.)

  • Love My Sport Catchment Ultra – 50km, 6:30am
  • Tilt Renewables North Range Traverse – 25km, 10:00am
  • Salming Hall Block Humdinger – 12.5km, 11:30am

Event location

Race HQ is the Ferry Reserve, off SH3 on the Woodville side of the Manawatu Gorge. Ferry Reserve is located directly adjacent to the Ballance Bridge. Race HQ at Ferry Reserve will be the location for event parking, late registrations on race day, and prize giving after the event.

The Salming Hall Block Humdinger starts at the bottom of Hall Block Road, within easy walking distance from the Ferry Reserve, while participants in the Tilt Renewables North Range Traverse and Love My Sport Catchment Ultra will be transported by bus from Race HQ to the start venues of their respective events. (Bus transport is included in entry fee for Traverse and Ultra pre-entrants.)

All races finishes at the Ferry Reserve.

Parking

Parking space is at Race HQ (Ferry Reserve). Please park here and NOT on Gorge Road or at the Bridge Cafe. While ample parking is available, we request that you consider the environment and carpool to the event as far as possible.

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Event schedule

Date Time Activity Location
20-Aug 11:59pm Online entries close  raceentries.co.nz
25-Aug 4:00-7:00pm Registration Rendezvous Restaurant, Summerhill Shopping Centre, 194 Ruapehu Drive, Fitzherbert
26-Aug 05:30am Buses depart to the start of the Love My Sport Catchment Ultra Race HQ, Ferry Reserve, Ballance
6:20am Love My Sport Catchment Ultra compulsory race briefing C/o Kopikopiko and Nae Nae Road
6:30am Start of the
Love My Sport Catchment Ultra
C/o Kopikopiko and Nae Nae Road
7:30-9:00am Late registration – Traverse and Humdinger Race HQ, Ferry Reserve, Ballance
9:15am Buses depart to the start of the Tilt Renewables North Range Traverse Race HQ, Ferry Reserve, Ballance
9:50am Tilt Renewables North Range Traverse compulsory race briefing C/o Pahiatua Track and North Range Road
10:00am Start of the
Tilt Renewables North Range Traverse
C/o Pahiatua Track and North Range Road
10:00-11:00am Late registration – Humdinger Race HQ, Ferry Reserve, Ballance
11:20am Salming Hall Block Humdinger compulsory race briefing Race HQ, Ferry Reserve, Ballance
11:30am Start of the
Salming Hall Block Humdinger
Race HQ, Ferry Reserve, Ballance
11:30am Love My Sport Catchment Ultra 25km cut-off C/o Pahiatua Track and North Range Road
3:00pm Prize giving and
spot prize draw
Race HQ, Ferry Reserve, Ballance

Medals

Unique handcrafted mementos/medals go to finishers of all the events in the North Range Trio.gt-57

Prize giving

  • Prize giving will commence at Race HQ at the Ferry Reserve at 3:00pm.
  • Spot prizes will be drawn and presented at prize giving. You have to be present to be eligible for a spot prize.
  • Male and female winners in each event will receive a trophy.
  • Male and female, runner and walker category winners will be acknowledged in the following age cagetories:
    – Junior (Under 18)
    – Open (18-39)
    – Veteran (40-49)
    – Master (50-59)
    – Grandmaster (60-69)
    – Legend (70+)

 

Registration process

Event registration/race pack pick-up will take place at Rendezvous Restaurant at the Summerhill shopping centre at 194 Ruapehu Drive, Fitzherbert, on Friday afternoon, 25 August between 4pm and 7pm. If at all possible, it is preferred that participants make use of the Friday registration to help limit the administrative load on race morning.

Late registration at Race HQ will be available on race morning for the Tilt Renewables North Range Traverse (between 7:30 and 9:00am) and Salming Hall Block Humdinger (between 10:00 and 11:00am) only. No on-the-day registration will be available for the Love My Sport Catchment Ultra.

Those who opt for on-the day registration should allow at least 15-20 minutes to park and collect race packs.

Event merchandise

These 2017 North Range Trio event T-shirts can be ordered during the online entry process. Made of a soft polyester mesh with high breathability, these Coolfeel shirts from our apparel sponsor Salming, will keep you at an ideal temperature on your run.

Orders received before the end of Sunday, 30 July will be available at registration. Any orders received after this date will be mailed after the event, and will incur a postage fee.

 

Men’s event T-shirt

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Price: $40.00 (+$5 postage after 30 July)
Colour: Black with turquoise printing
Sizes: XS, S, M, L, XL, XXL, XXXL (see sizing chart below).

Women’s event T-shirt

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Price: $40.00 (+$5 postage after 30 July)
Colour:
Ceramic Green with black printing
Sizes: XS, S, M, L, XL, XXL (see sizing chart below).

Sizing chart

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