The Three Peaks Mountain Race is a favourite of many Dunedin
runners and really show cases what Dunedin has to offer so close to
the City centre. Included now is a recreational walk or relay run
and a shorter race of 11km which takes in the first 2
The main 26km run doubles as the Athletics Otago trail
running Champs for runners that are registered with the
All of the events start in Woodhaugh st, not far from George
street, and finish either at Swampy Summit or Chingford park.
There is a great atmosphere at the finish with public being
looked after with a BBQ and coffee cart. Weary competitors get a
free sausage and get a chance to discuss the race with others in
the beautiful grounds of Chingford Park.
It is run entirely by volunteers, mainly from the small Leith
Harriers and Athletic club. All proceeds are put back into
developing the club.
When: Sunday 15th April
|Early start (main 26km race only)
|26km Three Peaks, Teams Race and 11km "Race the
All running and walking races start at Leith Valley (by the
bridge at the corner of Malvern and Woodhaugh Streets).
Registration is available from Malvern Street entrance to Woodhaugh
Gardens from 7.30am.
Entry Forms http://www.leithharriers.com/threepeaks/entry.html
For more information follow the link http://www.leithharriers.com/threepeaks/index.html