Canterbury Rogaine Series

Welcome to the Canterbury Rogaine Series

Coming up - The Christmas Twilight Rogaine - Wednesday, 5 December 2018

Ho! Ho! Ho! The original Christmas Twilight Rogaine returns in 2018!

Anybody that has a moderate level of fitness can participate. A high level of navigation ability is not required. Teams travel at their own pace and anyone from children to grandparents can experience the personal satisfaction that comes from cross-country navigation at their own level of competition and comfort. Team members stay within earshot of each other.

The best thing about rogaining is the social aspect. Everyone starts at the same time, and generally finishes at the same time, it is just the amount of ground that has been covered by teams that differs. Rogaining can be held in city environments or in farmland and bush, and you get to visit parts of the country you never knew existed.

Kids and families (and dogs on a leash) are welcome to come and have a fun time.

Don’t miss it, bring your friends!

Dates & Locations: Wednesday, 5 December 2018

  • Victoria Park (event registration/start/finish at main car park).

Time: Registration from 5:00pm, Start 6:00pm, Finish 8:10pm

Terrain: Exciting forest and hills.

Entry fee:

Adults - $20
Junior/Student - $10
Under 12 - Free (must run with an over 20)

Responsibilities: Team members need to be aware that they will be participating at their own risk, and that the landowners and organisers accept no responsibility for accidents or injuries that occur.


Christmas Twilight Rogaine Event Information

Registration

Registration will be held in the main Victoria Park car park, off Victoria Park Road.

Directions

Victoria Park is a short 15 minute drive from central Christchurch. From Colombo Street take the second exit onto Dyers Pass Road. Continue to Sign of the Takahe, and turn left into Hackthorne and a sharp right into Victoria Park Road.

Car Parking

Parking will be at the Victoria Park Car Park.

Toilets

Toilet facilities are available at the event center.

Recommended Gear

Christchurch weather is highly variable and we recommend that participants are prepared for all extremes.  At minimum the following gear is recommended (Kayakers must carry this gear in a secure drybag).

  • Polypro or equivalent top
  • Hat
  • Jacket
  • Whistle
  • Pen or pencil as back up
  • Cellphone

Water

There will not be drinking water out on course so please ensure you have enough on you for the full time you will be out.

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