Sri Chinmoy Half-Mthn 5-10k 'Mid-Year Series'

Next race: 12 July, 2015
Auckland Domain ... Carlton Gore Road, Auckland

Events for all the Family ... Part of our 8-Event Half-Mthn/ 10k Series'

Upcoming races

Race 1: 17 May
Race 2: 14 June
Race 3: 12 July
Race 4: 9 August
Race 5: 13 September

About the event

  • Scenic parklands settings ... Friendly, well organised events for all levels ... Join us for fitness, joy & self-transcendence!
  • Check out our other Auckland Half-Marathon/ 10k & Kid's Events coming up on 05 April, 08 Nov & 06 Dec 2015
    http://nz.srichinmoyraces.org/auckhalfseries


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Start time

  • All Events: 7.45 am Sundays

Contact

Race Director: Simahin Pierce
(09) 6209747
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EVENT DETAILS

Event Setting - Course Layout:

  • Beautiful, peaceful parklands setting - runners and walkers at all levels of fitness are welcome.
  • Fast, safe and accurate 'Jones-calibrated' 2.5 km course - distance markers every kilometre. 
  • Marshalls & helpers spread around the circuit ... lead cyclist to show you the way.
  • Aid station with water & Replace electrolyte drinks available every 2.5 km. Lap counters provided for half-marathon participants [2:30 time limit - suit runners and race-walkers only].

Car Parking - Race Number Pick-Up - Gear Storage - Entries on the Day:

  • There is plenty of free car parking in the Auckland Domain and adjacent streets.
  • The registration tent & start/ finish area are next to the Auckland Domain cricket pavilion - enter via Carlton Gore Road.
  • Race number pick up & entries on the day ($30.00) are from 7.00 am on the day of each event.
  • Secure clothing/ gear storage is available at the registration tent.

All finishers will receive:

  • Finisher certificates with accurate times for all participants.
  • Random spot prizes are awarded as you cross the finish line.
  • Free, nutritious, yummy, post-race food and drinks

Awards:

  • Half-Marathon Awards - Trophies for 1st placed open men/ women, medals for 2nd & 3rd places plus, medals for 1st placed men/ women 50-59, 60-69 & 70+
  • 10Km Awards - Trophies for 1st placed open men/ women, medals for 2nd & 3rd places & 1st placed men/ women 50+
  • 5Km Awards - Medals for 1st, 2nd & 3rd placed open men/ women
  • Complete race results and event photos will be posted on our website after each event.

Race Results & Photos:

  • Complete race results and event photos will be posted on our website after each event.

Runners/ walkers please ensure you read this Health & Safety Check list:

Fit Enough to Complete Event:

Runners and walkers should be quite certain that they are fit enough and sufficiently well trained to complete these events. If you are unsure about your general health or fitness consult your family doctor before embarking on a training program. There are many running/ walking training programs available on the net ... contact us if you need any assistance.

Age Limits for Children & Young Adult Entries:

Whilst we encourage children and young adults to play sports and to be fit and active, research indicates that excessive participation in endurance sports by growing children and adolescents can lead to cumulative trauma of the muscles, joints and major vital organs. Therefore, we require 5 km entrants to be 12 years old, 10 km entrants to be 14 years and 21.1 km entrants to be 17 years of age. Children under 14 years of age are welcome to enter the 1.5 km run/ walk.

Adequate Clothing:

All participants are advised to bring adequate clothing and protection for changes in weather, rain gear, polyprop clothing, gloves, sun hats, sunglasses, sunscreen etc. Supervision of Children: Children not participating are welcome providing they are supervised at all times by an adult.

Supervision of Children:

  • Children not participating are welcome providing they are supervised at all times by an adult.

Car Parking:

Car Parking: Runners and walkers may park in the free public car parking provided at the Auckland Domain and adjacent roadways.

Pre Race Safety Briefing:

There will be a safety briefing for runners and walkers at the start line. No Road Closures ...

Normal Road Rules Apply:

  • There are no road closures for this event so runners and walkers should remain vigilant, obey normal pedestrian road rules and expect traffic at all times.
  • Auckland Domain roadways are usually very quiet on Sunday mornings. However, runners and walkers should constantly be on alert and follow all directives from the traffic safety marshals.
  • Runners and walkers must follow the indicated channeling of the cones where necessary.
  • Walkers should walk no more than two abreast and keep single file/ to the left on narrower sections of the course to allow runners to pass safely.

Stay Hydrated During Event:

Runners and walkers should ensure that they keep hydrated during the event. Cups of water and electrolytes drinks will be handed out every 2.5 km adjacent to the registration/ finish area.

First Aid/ Emergencies:

A first aid kit will be located in the information/ registration tent. Participants should report any incidents or distressed persons to the nearest safety marshal. Safety marshals will direct participants to the information/ finish area for minor medical emergencies and report any distressed participants, incidents or emergencies to the chief safety officer or the race director.

Withdrawal of Exhausted or Distressed Participants:

If any participant becomes distressed or exhausted- the chief safety officer or race director shall withdraw that person from the event.

Childrens 1.5 km Race - Sri Chinmoy Mid-Year Series 2015

  • The 1.5 km run/ walk is to foster children's participation and fitness ... and is open to children under 14 years ... at all levels. 
  • Start/ finish is by the Auckland Domain cricket pavilion ... start time is approx 7.50 am (shortly after the start of the 5-10-21.1 km events}.
  • The course is a fast, flat, accurately calibrated lap of the roadway around the main field of the beautiful Auckland Domain ... also known as the Sri Chinmoy Peace Mile.
  • All participants to receive finisher certificates with accurate times, plus yummy, post race food and drinks.
  • A lead cyclist will show the way and safety marshals will be located around the course.
  • Parents, please ensure that you read the health and safety instructions.

Entries:

  • Entries for the children's 1.5 km run/ walk are on the day only.
  • Enter between 7.00 am - 7.45 am Sunday morning ... Auckland Domain cricket pavilion ... off Carlton Gore Road.
  • A parent must be present to sign the entry form
  • Entry fee is $5.00

Sri Chinmoy Half-Marathon

  • Men: 1.17.16 Graham Moore 42, (2006)
  • Women: 1.19.57 Nyla Carrol 39, (2005)

Sri Chinmoy Half-Marathon (Race-walking) 

  • Men: 1.38.59 Tony Sargisson 30, (2005)
  • Women: 2.09.20 Alana Barber 22, (2009)

Sri Chinmoy 10 km Race 

  • Men: 34.39 Tony Edmonds 30, (2011) 
  • Women: 39.14 Lisa Robertson 25, (2008) 

Sri Chinmoy 5 km Race

  • Men: 17.10 Vajin Armstrong 24, (2004)
  • Women: 17.17 Holly van Dalen 24, (2013)

Children's 1.5 km

  • Girls: 5.51 Katie Heaven 13, (2015)
  • Boys: 6.10 Thomas Reid 12, (2012)
     

Previous Results

  • 2015 Jun 14th
    14 June. 2015 - Sri Chinmoy Half Marathon 5-10k & Children's 1.5k Auckland - Results

    Scroll for full results ...

    Sam Corbett 42, ran a fine 1.20.37 to win race 3 of the Sri Chinmoy Half-Marathon Auckland series at the Auckland Domain on Sunday ... Sam finishing well ahead of runner-up Darren Meredith 34, (1.25.41).

    Amanda Bethell 40, (1.36.14) was first woman ... achieving victory after a great duel with runner-up Jacqueline Eastman !.36.45).

    Gene Rand 41, (37.30) and Melanie James 43, (44.11) had comfortable wins in the Sri Chinmoy 10k events.

    Jason Buckley 44, (21.40) won the Sri Chinmoy 5k race while 14 year old Sarah Birkitt, (26.30) was the women's winner.

    Sofia Kelliher 9, ran an excellent 6.15  to win the children's (under 14) 1.5k race from Sophie Robb 9, (6.25).

    Joel Parkinson 9, (7.10) and Liam Beasley 9, (7.12) (following their dead-heat in the May race) had another close battle in the boys race.

    Sri Chinmoy Half-Marathon

    Place Open Men Age Time Place Open Women Age Time
    1 Sam  Corbett 42 1.20.37 1 Amanda Bethell 40 1.36.14
    2 Darren Meredith 34 1.25.41 2 Jacqueline Eastman 47 1.36.45
    3 Sebastian Bucher 24 1.30.55 3 Jolaine Boucher 20 1.50.33
    4 Michael Dall 43 1.33.41 4 Sandi Wooldridge 45 1.51.25
    5 Campbell Rapley 43 1.37.17 5 Nicola Hobbs 20 1.55.03
    6 Malcolm  Chamberlin 61 1.37.51 6 Kiri Price 47 1.58.51
    7 Neil Dreaden 55 1.38.30 7 Marley Miller 20 1.59.58
    8 Geoff Jorgensen 32 1.38.32 8 Georgia Reanney 41 2.00.35
    9 Barry  Dorgan 32 1.40.25 9 Jill Bishop 64 2.02.02
    10 John Savage 34 1.42.25 10 Rebecca Rumble 29 2.11.12
    11 Ralph Schroff 52 1.42.59 11 Riverlina Si'ulepa 55 2.19.19
    12 Tristan Lees-Baker 45 1.43.20 12 Sommer Corrigan 36 2.29.59
    13 Richard Bright 66 1.45.30   Maria Boderick-Mughal 54 (13.6k)
    14 Lyndon Dahlberg 39 1.46.21   Pat Carden 49 (11.1k)
    15 Joe Cachopa 57 1.49.49 Women 50-59
    16 Michael Carden 57 1.51.16 1 Riverlina Si'ulepa 55 2.19.19
    17 David Fitzgerald 50 1.52.54 2 Maria Boderick-Mughal 54 (13.6k)
    18 Greg  Boyed 45 1.58.51 Women 60-69      
    19 Tim Young 53 2.00.14 1 Jill Bishop 64 2.02.02
    20 Mike Parker 62 2.03.12          
    21 Brian Dahlberg 70 2.11.22          
    22 Kane  Silcock 39 2.15.25          
    23 Ronald Chen 65 2.16.32          
    24 Gary Regtien 79 2.25.13          
    25 Usman Mughal 38 2.32.16          
    Men 50-59 Men 60-69
    1 Neil Dreaden 55 1.38.30 1 Malcolm  Chamberlin 61 1.37.51
    2 Ralph Schroff 52 1.42.59 2 Richard Bright 66 1.45.30
    3 Joe Cachopa 57 1.49.49 3 Mike Parker 62 2.03.12
    4 Michael Carden 57 1.51.16 4 Ronald Chen 65 2.16.32
    5 David Fitzgerald 50 1.52.54 Men 70+      
    6 Tim Young 53 2.00.14 1 Brian Dahlberg 70 2.11.22
              2 Gary Regtien 79 2.25.13

    Sri Chinmoy 10 Km Race

                 
    Place Open Men Age Time Place Open Women Age Time
    1 Gene  Rand 41 37.30 1 Melanie James 43 44.11
    2 Stuart  Macadam 23 39.47 2 Liz Culpan 45 49.53
    3 Warwick Brenan 47 41.22 3 Liz Wickham 50 50.40
    4 Rory Coventry 30 44.23 4 Kim  Dirks 44 51.06
    5 Sean Reilly 30 46.28 5 Jaime  Stevenson 38 51.24
    6 Bruce Colloff 59 47.14 6 Anna  Pepper 40 51.26
    7 Luke Watson 44 47.34 7 Jeanette Meehan 47 52.41
    8 Hudson  Dahlberg 40 48.50 8 Dominique Unkovich 28 53.15
    9 Krithik Ranganathan 33 49.32 9 Brenda Williams 59 53.20
    10 Ian Brailsford 50 51.06 10 Stephanie Malek 27 56.44
    11 Steve Burkitt 50 53.47 11 Zoe Hoult 37 57.05
    12 Bryan  Wooldridge 46 54.20 12 Hannah Raymond 29 57.42
    13 Robert Webb 50 54.30 13 Jacqui Anderson 37 1.00.20
    14 Ash Hales 27 55.10 14 Arwen Vant 40 1.01.23
    15 Eugene Bartsaikin 23 56.57 15 Carol Dahlberg 61 1.04.06
    16 Chris Taylor 57 58.55 16 Elaine Dillon 31 1.04.19
    17 Denis  Clarkin 61 1.04.00 17 Marcia Soanes 58 1.08.08
    18 Andrew Dillon 30 1.04.19 18 Samantha  Knight 16 1.14.56
    19 Andrew  Oliver 52 1.08.11 19 Lisa Melia 52 1.17.10
    20 Michael Williams 49 1.31.16 20 Julie Pennell 57 1.17.41
              21 Amy Chang 59 1.23.46
              22 Jindi Scott-Smith 46 1.24.20
              23 Diane Hampton 71 1.27.33
                Janice Sangster 76 n/t
    Men 50+       Women 50+      
    1 Bruce Colloff 59 47.14 1 Liz Wickham 50 50.40
    2 Ian Brailsford 50 51.06 2 Brenda Williams 59 53.20
    3 Steve Burkitt 50 53.47 3 Carol Dahlberg 61 1.04.06
    4 Robert Webb 50 54.30 4 Marcia Soanes 58 1.08.08
    5 Chris Taylor 57 58.55 5 Lisa Melia 52 1.17.10
    6 Denis  Clarkin 61 1.04.00 6 Julie Pennell 57 1.17.41
    7 Andrew  Oliver 52 1.08.11 7 Amy Chang 59 1.23.46
              8 Diane Hampton 71 1.27.33
                Janice Sangster 76 n/t

    Sri Chinmoy 5 Km Race

    Place Open Men Age Time Place Open Women Age Time
    1 Jason  Buckley 44 21.40 1 Sarah Burkitt 14 26.30
    2 Stephen Robb 48 23.50 2 Alison McKinlay 29 27.41
    3 Adam Taylor-Eruera 35 26.14 3 Kyra Silcock 10 31.56
              4 Anna Bray 44 33.25
              5 Theresa Clarkin 57 42.52
              6 Julie Williams 47 47.51
              7 Stephanie Lobb 40 n/t

    Sri Chinmoy 1.5 Km Children's Race

    Place Boys Under 14 Age Time Place Girls Under 14 Age Time
    1 Joel Parkinson 9 7.10 1 Sofia Kelliher 9 6.15
    2 Liam Beasley 9 7.12 2 Sophie Robb 9 6.25
    3 Finibar Cavanagh-Briggs 7 8.52 3 Ella  Burkitt 12 6.36
    4 Timothy Parkinson 8 9.46 4 Charlotte Goldsmith 9 6.44
              5 Marcail Parkinson 13 6.53
              6 Scarlett Robb 6 7.18
              7 Emila Goldsmith 7 7.42
              8 Natalie Goldsmith 5 9.15