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

17 May, 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
Boys: 6.10 Thomas Reid 12, (2012)
Girls: 6.08 Megan Nesbitt 11, (2012)

Previous Results

  • 2014 Sep 14th
    14 Sept. 2014 - Sri Chinmoy Half Marathon 5-10k & Children's 1.5k Auckland - Results

    In race 5 of the 2014 Sri Chinmoy Half-Marathon Series, promising 17 year old Paeroa runner, Braden Hodgson (1.29.39) ran a very strongly over the closing kilometers, overtaking former NZ 100k rep. Shaun Cooper 48, (1.29.42) just 100 meters from the finish line, to achieve a very fine victory. Michael Dahl 42, (1.37.19) was third.

    Jacquqeline Eastman 46, (1.38.19) was the first placed woman followed by Christina Chwyl 20, (1.44.51) & Kim Dirks 43, (1.51.38).

    Ciaran Faherty 26, (37.08) had a comfortable win in the Sri Chinmoy 10k Race from Rick Tomling 40, (39.42) and Ben Mai 34, (41.44).

    Alison Stephens 35, (42.23) was first women followed by Gayle Clark 47, (46.29) & Suzanna Lewis 48, (49.55).

    Jenny Bates 40, (21.40) & Malcolm Chamberlin 60, (21.59) achieved first  places in the Sri Chinmoy 5k events.

    Tayla Clark 12, (6.39) & Joel Parkinson 9, (7.33) won Sri Chinmoy 1.5k Children's  Races (under 13).

    Sri Chinmoy Half-Marathon 14 Sept. 2014

    Place

    Open Men

    Age

    Time

    Place

    Open Women

    Age

    Time

    1 Braden Hodgson 17 1.29.39 1 Jacqueline Eastman 46 1.38.19
    2 Shaun Cooper 48 1.29.42 2 Christina Chwyl 20 1.48.51
    3 Michael Dall 42 1.37.19 3 Kim Dirks 43 1.51.38
    4 Ralph Schroff 51 1.39.07 4 Kathy Harding 44 1.54.44
    5 Jason Buckley 43 1.40.31 5 Anngret Sisask 31 1.59.30
    6 Callum Connolly 21 1.43.34 6 Helen Grunwald 44 2.00.33
    7 Richard Bright 65 1.44.47 7 Dana Brown 28 2.01.31
    8 Morgan East 19 1.45.56 8 Jeanette  Meehan 46 2.02.49
    9 Warwick Catchpole 42 1.46.21 9 Kelsey Hare 17 2.03.37
    10 Glenn Marshall 56 1.48.16 10 Patricia Carden 48 2.06.17
    11 Dylan Clayton 23 1.48.49 11 Katrina Ritchie 43 2.08.47
    12 Chris Burrows 38 1.50.29 12 Lake Te Wani-Baggs 17 2.12.36
    13 David Fitzgerald 49 1.50.57 13 Nina Jones 17 2.14.11
    14 Richard Pereira 29 1.51.39 14 Sislania Vasconcelos 36 2.18.00
    15 AJ Voykovich 46 1.52.14   Cassandra Wilkinson-Caldwell 18 [10k]
    16 David Beaumont 34 1.52.44        
    17 CJ Smelford 35 1.57.10        
    18 J.B. Rawls 34 1.58.01        
    19 Pete Ereckson 35 1.58.59        
    20 Holger Grunwald 48 2.00.33        
    21 Cameron Bell 17 2.00.59

    Men 50-59

    22 Michael Carden 56 2.01.59 1 Ralph Schroff 51 1.39.07
    23 Joachim Brand 45 2.03.23 2 Glenn Marshall 56 1.48.16
    24 Regan Thomas 17 2.05.40 3 Michael Carden 56 2.01.59
    25 Craig Lewis 43 2.07.44        
    26 Don Nicolson 75 2.08.26

    Men 60-69

    27 Kieran McShane 17 2.09.54 1 Richard Bright 65 1.44.47
    28 Kristofer Searancke 17 2.14.11

    Men 70+

    29 Gary Regtien 78 2.16.37 1 Don Nicolson 75 2.08.26
    30 Kevin Martin 23 2.24.38 2 Gary Regtien 78 2.16.37

    Sri Chinmoy 10 Km Race

    Place

    Open Men

    Age

    Time

    Place

    Open Women

    Age

    Time

    1 Ciaran Faherty 26 37.08 1 Allison Stephens 35 42.23
    2 Rick Tombling 40 39.42 2 Gayle Clark 47 46.29
    3 Ben Mai 34 41.44 3 Susanna Lewis 48 49.55
    4 Haoting Ma 14 43.50 4 Leticia Tovar 33 54.41
    5 Craig Rich 46 46.16 5 Elaine Dillon 31 1.06.08
    6 Craig Mackinlay 35 48.34 6 Katherine Lester 52 1.07.23
    7 Michael Whitehead 49 49.13 7 Nicola Williams 36 1.07.50
    8 Mats Lewis 48 49.53 8 Suzanne Sinclair 45 1.11.20
    9 John Stewart 43 50.57 9 Casey Way 17 1.16.50
    10 Phillip Bryant 52 52.04 10 Julie Pennell 57 1.20.10
    11 David Hamilton 73 59.44 11 Diane Hampton 70 1.21.54
    12 Adam Daly 33 59.55   Nikki Hobbs 19 n/t
    13 Rod Magnusson 67 1.05.45   Cheryll Martin 28 n/t
    14 Andrew Dillon 30 1.06.08   Echo Mao 28 n/t
    15 Rowan Crawford 40 1.11.15        
    16 Jim Lawless 64 1.11.15        

    Men 50+

    Women 50+

    1 Phillip Bryant 52 52.04 1 Katherine Lester 52 1.07.23
    2 David Hamilton 73 59.44 2 Julie Pennell 57 1.20.10
    3 Rod Magnusson 67 1.05.45 3 Diane Hampton 70 1.21.54
    4 Jim Lawless 64 1.11.15        

    Sri Chinmoy 5 Km Race

    Place

    Open Men

    Age

    Time

    Place

    Open Women

    Age

    Time

    1 Malcolm Chamberlin 60 21.59 1 Jenny Bates 40 21.40
            2 Larissa Wildsmith 46 24.28
            3 Lisa Brown 47 30.51
            4 Wendy Keall 46 31.17

    Sri Chinmoy 1.5 Km Children's Race - Results

    Place

    Boys Under 13

    Age

    Time

    Place

    Girls Under 13

    Age

    Time

    1 Joel  Parkinson 9 7.33 1 Tayla Clark 12 6.35
    2 Fraser Rich 9 7.45 2 Sarah Burkittt 13 6.52
    3 Loeki 6 8.09 3 Ella Burkittt 11 7.04
    4 Mitchell Stephens 9 9.24 4 Marcail Parkinson 12 7.48
    5 Toby Stephens 5 10.27 5 Tessa Crawford 11 8.25
    6 Julian Crawford 9 11.56 6 Hayley Stephens 7 9.26
    7 Vincent Dall-Hjarring 7 14.59