Canterbury Rogaine Series

Welcome to the Canterbury Rogaine Series

Further Faster Summer Rogaine Series - Wed 12, 19 & 26 January 2022

COVID 19 - RED LEVEL UPDATE 24/01/2021

We have made some adjustments to run the final rogaine of the series under Red Light Alert Level. Please read carefully through all of the below, make sure you've registered online and then fill out the form at the bottom to select a start wave.

We will run the event over two days and four start times. First in first pick and these will be allocated based on the form below. Each start wave will be limited to 100 participants as per government requirements.

  • Wednesday 26th, 4:30pm
  • Wednesday 26th, 7pm
  • Thursday 27th, 4:30pm
  • Thursday 27th, 7pm

The usual two hour event will be shortened to 1 hour 45mins event to prevent crossover of start waves. The one hour event will stay at one hour.
Registration will be open 30 minutes before each event (please don't be early).

Masks will need to be worn during registration, please maintain one meter distance from other teams and have your vaccine pass ready to show.

Please ensure only one person per team fills out the below form and that you've read and understood all of the above.

Entries to the Wednesday start waves are temporarily paused to give the existing entrants first option, and will be reopened on Tuesday, 25 January 2022. Entries are open for the Thursday start waves now at this link. Once entered, please fill in the below form:

Start Wave Form

Note: There will be no formal prizegiving but spot prize winners will be listed on this page tomorrow and prizes available to be collected at registration.


Break up the working week with an exciting foray into some of the lesser known parts of the Port Hills. The events are hosted with the support of the New Zealand Rogaining Association and are a great family evening out or a stepping stone to longer events later in the year.

Online entries are open now Online entries for Thursday start waves are available now. Entry for Wednesday start waves will reopen on Tuesday, subject to event capacity.

Dates: Wednesday evenings:
- 12 Jan 2022 - Mt Vernon and Avoca Valleys
- 19 Jan 2022 - Halswell Quarry
- 26 Jan 2022 - Huntsbury

Entry is now open - get your team together at enter here now!

COVID Requirements:

  • These are vaccine passport events, you will need to present yours at registration
  • Please wear a mask when you register, start and finish. You may take it off while out on course.
  • If we are at a Red alert level we will need to limit numbers to 100 people.

Location: Start and registration for Event 3 - Huntsbury is at the top end of Huntsbury Road. Parking at the event HQ is limited so allow for a few minutes walk as you may need to park farther down the road.

Flexible start time: Teams participating in the 2 hour course are invited to start any time between 5:30pm and 7:00pm. Teams on the 1hr course can start any time between 5:30pm and 8:00pm. Registration opens at 5:00pm. Refer to updated details regarding rego and start times

Entry fees (same for 2hr and 1hr events):

Adults - $20
Tertiary - $10
High school - $5
Under 12 - Free (must run with an adult)

(Note - a $5 surcharge applies to on-the-night payments) No on the night entries this week due to COVID Red Level

Toilets - Toilet facilities will be 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 required:

  • 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.

Volunteers - If not competing but keen to be involved please let us know - we're always keen to accept offers of help! Let us know via email info (at) if you or family members are available to help out.

Course Planners: Tim & Stephanie Farrant, Will Jones, Nick Smith

Event Director: Odelios Ruegg

Any questions? Email us at [email protected] 

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