22nd Sri Chinmoy 6-12-24 Hour Track Races & 24-Hr Teams Relay

AUT Millennium Stadium, Mairangi Bay, Auckland

IAU Bronze Label; NZ 24-Hr Champs; NZ Centurion Walk

About the event

Athletics New Zealand 24-Hour Championship, IAU Bronze Label Event

  • The Sri Chinmoy 6-12-24-hour individual races and 24-hour teams relay are open to all runners & race-walkers ... especially those who are eager to 'challenge the pride of frightening distance'!
  • Athletes, who are currently registered with an affiliated athletic club, are eligible for Athletics New Zealand 24-Hour National Championship titles.

Take up the Challenge!

  • How far can you as an individual run or run/ walk in 6, 12 or 24 hours?
  • You can run, walk, eat, drink, take small breaks for massage rest etc ... but ultimately, it is up to you to set your goals, challenge impossibility, discover your own potential and embrace what you are capable of achieving and becoming in 6, 12 or 24 hours!
  • Or, become a Kiwi Centurion ... how far can you walk in a day?
  • Join the elite few that have become New Zealand Centurions by walking 100 miles (161 km) in a day whilst being observed by officials from the New Zealand Centurions Walkers Club.

Start time

  • 9.00 am Sat. 28 Sep 2019
  • *All Events*

Cost

  • Sri Chinmoy 24-Hour $270
  • Sri Chinmoy 12-Hour $180
  • Sri Chinmoy 6-Hour $100
  • Sri Chinmoy 24-Hour Teams $300
  • T-Shirts add $30 each

Contact

Simahin Pierce
+ 649 ((09) 6209 747
Send Email

Certification

  • IAU Bronze Label Event
  • IAAF Certified Track
  • Athletics NZ National Championship

Information

Stadium Facilities

  • IAAF certified, floodlit, Rekortan, 400 metre athletics track.
  • Stadium facilities include change rooms, hot showers & toilets (convenient trackside location).
  • Tents are permitted on a designated grass verge area along the western side of the track.

Support For Competitors

  • A wide variety of nutritious easy to digest hot and cold food ... including yummy nibbles and snacks.
  • Hot and cold drinks including Replace electrolyte drink ..... plus lots of friendly support and encouragement.
  • Personal lap counters, regular scoreboard updates.
  • Split times for 50k, 100k, 150k, 100-Mile & 200k.

Registration

  • The stadium will be opened at 07:00 am on race day ... registration & race number/ transponder pick-up is from 8:00 am.

Live Internet Updates

  • In addition to personal lap counters & chest number recording we will be using an active transponder chip timing system and streaming live updates to the internet.

http://my.raceresult.com/.../results

"There is only one dream
That will always be perfect in your lifetime,
And that is the dream Of Self-Transcendence"

Sri Chinmoy

Race Records Sri Chinmoy 24 Hour

  • Men's 24 Hour record: 234.073 km - Mick Thwaites, 2014
  • Women's 24 Hour record: 222.222 km - Carolynn Tassie, 2004
  • Men's 24 Hour walking record: 182.648km - Peter Baillie, 2005
  • Women's 24 Hour walking record: 176.728 km - Carol Baird, 2001

Sri Chinmoy 12 Hour

  • Men's 12 Hour record: 134.799 km - Shaun Cooper, 2005
  • Women's 12 Hour record: 125.200 km - Winnie Cosgrove, 1999
  • Men's 12 Hour walking record: 103.247 km - Graeme Jones, 2015
  • Women's 12 Hour walking record: 103.500 km - Sandra Brown, 1999

Sri Chinmoy 6 Hour

  • Men's 6 Hour record: 74.000 km - Shaun Cooper, 2005.
  • Women's 6 Hour record: 71.233 km - Shannon-Leigh Litt, 2013
  • Men's 6 Hour walking record: 52.983 km - Graeme Jones, 2015
  • Women's 6 Hour walking record: 54.300 km - Sandra Brown, 1999

Sri Chinmoy 24 Hour Teams Relay

  • 301.441 km, 'The Tumbleweeds' North Shore Bays Athletic & Sports Club, 2000

"There is only one dream
That will always be perfect in your lifetime,
And that is the dream Of Self-Transcendence"

Sri Chinmoy

Entry Fees

  • 24-Hour Race $270 ... [T-shirts add $30 each]
  • 12-Hour Race $180 ... [T-shirts add $30 each]
  • 6-Hour Race $100 ... [T-shirts add $30 each]
  • 24-Hour Teams Relay $300 entry fee [T-shirts add $30 each]

Entry Cut-off

  • Entry cut-off: 11.59 pm Friday 20 September 2019 [No entries on the day].

Awards - 6-12-24 Hour Individual Events

  • Richard Tout Perpetual Trophy for first place 24 Hour men's open
  • Sandra Barwick Perpetual Trophy for first place 24 Hour women's open
  • Trophies for first 3 men/ women open category in 6, 12 & 24 hour races
  • Trophies for first place men/ women in age groups 50-59, 60-69 & 70 + categories
  • Finisher medallions for all other place-getters
  • Achievement certificates for all participants.

Awards - 24-Hour Teams Relay

  • Trophies for first place team 24 Hour Teams Relay
  • Finisher medallions for all other place-getters
  • Achievement certificates for all participants.

Contact Us

  • Phone: (09) 6209 747     International: + 649 6209 747
  • Race Director: Simahin Pierce

EMAIL

"There is only one perfect road
And that road is ahead of you,
Always ahead of you"

Sri Chinmoy

How far can your 6 person team run, walk or run/ walk in 24 hours?

  • Make up a team from friends, sporting clubs, gyms, workmates, community groups and aquaintances.
  • If you are uncertain of the final composition of your team kindly insert 'To Be Advised" for any unknown team members and email us the names and particulars closer to race day.

Start/ Finish Times

  • Registration & race number/ transponder pick-up is from 8:00 am Saturday.
  • The Sri Chinmoy 24-Hour Teams Relay starts at 9.00 am Saturday 28 September 2019
  • Finish is at 10.00 am Sunday 29 September 2019 ... along with the 24-hour individual runners and walkers.
  • Kindly note that New Zealand summer time kicks in during the night ... hence the 10.00 am finish time.

24-Hour Teams Relay: Rules

  • The Teams Relay is open to all runners and walkers.
  • 6 runners/ walkers per team.
  • Participants must be 18 years of age and over.
  • Each participanrt to complete at least one 1-hour stint ... multiple legs are fine providing each shift is a least 1-hour.
  • Teams are ranked by the total number kilometers completed in 24 hours.

Support For Teams

  • A wide variety of nutritious easy to digest hot and cold food ... including yummy nibbles and snacks.
  • Hot and cold drinks including Replace electrolyte drink ..... plus lots of friendly support and encouragement.
  • Lap counters and regular scoreboard updates.
  • Split times for 50k, 100k, 150k, 100-mile, 200k

Stadium Facilities

  • IAAF certified, floodlit, Rekortan, 400 metre athletics track ... certification dated 31-03-2015.
  • Stadium facilities include change rooms, hot showers & toilets (convenient trackside location).
  • Tents are permitted on a designated grass verge area along the western side of the track.

Awards - 24-Hour Teams Relay

  • Trophies for first place team
  • Finisher medallions for all other teams
  • Achievement certificates for all participants.

Entry Fees/ T-Shirts

  • $360 entry fee
  • T-shirts add $30 each

Entry Cut-off

  • Entry cut-off: 11.59 pm Friday 20 September 2019 [No entries on the day].

Race Record Sri Chinmoy 24-Hour Teams Relay

  • 301.441 km, 'The Tumbleweeds' North Shore Bays Athletic & Sports Club, 2000

Contact Us

  • Phone: (09) 6209 747     International: + 649 6209 747
  • Race Director: Simahin Pierce

EMAIL

"There is only one perfect road
And that road is ahead of you,
Always ahead of you"

Sri Chinmoy