Sri Chinmoy 10km, 5km, Children's 2.5km Self-Transcendence Race

When:Sun, 19 May 9:00 am - 11:30 am
Where:Sumner Esplanade
Contact Name:Vajin Armstrong or Granantan Boyle
Contact Phone:03-377 1327
Contact Email:

Event Information

Date: Sunday 19th May 2013

Time: 9:00am

Registration opens at 8:15am. A course briefing will be held at the start line at 8:55am. The cut-off time for all races is 11:30am.

Event Options: 10km Race, 5km Race, Children's 2.5km Race

Location: Registration area is at the far end of Sumner Esplanade by the clock tower. The course is a flat 2.5km out-and-back along the lovely esplanade with an ocean vista all the way.

There is parking available along the Esplanade road.


Event Under 20 or
Adult 60+ Late Entry
Kids 2.5km (U13) $7 N/A N/A +$5
5km (13 years+) $14 $18 $14 +$5
10km (15 years+) $14 $18 $14 +$5

Online entries close at 9pm on Friday 17th May. On the day entries are accepted with a $5.00 late entry fee until 15 minutes before the race starts.

A post-race breakfast provided by The Lotus-Heart Restaurant is available from 9:30am. The meal is complimentary for all participants. Supporters are welcome to purchase breakfast for $7.

Award Categories

All races are open. Medals are awarded to the top three male and female finishers in each event.

Results, photos and a race report will be posted online after the event.

About Us

The Sri Chinmoy Races are conducted by the Sri Chinmoy Centre as a service to the running community to promote self-transcendence through sports.

A competitor at any Sri Chinmoy Race across the globe can be assured of the same high standard and quality of care.

Contact Us

Race Director: christchurchatsrichinmoyraces [dot] org (Vajin Armstrong)

Assistant Race Director: Granantan Boyle