December is coming... so is Christmas and so is the Original Christmas Twilight Rogaine!
We are very excited to let you know that we will be holding our annual rogaine starting from the Heathcote Valley Cricket Club on Wednesday, 11 December 2019. Add it to your Rogaine calendar now!
You will have the added challenge (and bonus!) of riding the Gondola unlimited times... Adding to your strategy, and giving you a pleasant break while you suss out the next checkpoints you might visit with your rogaine buddies. Only, probably pays to keep an eye out the window!
Registration will be held at the Heathcote Cricket Club from 5:00pm for both the 90 minute and 2.5 hour events. Maps will be available to preregistered teams on arrival. The registration is here
Flexible start time
Teams participating in the 2.5 hour course are invited to start any time between 6:00pm and 6:30pm. Teams on the 90 minute course can start any time between 6:00pm and 7:30pm.
The event is based at the Heathcote Cricket Club (it's in the middle of the valley on the route to Lyttelton). We recommend allowing approximately 15 minutes driving time from central Christchurch.
Adults - $30
Tertiary Student - $25
High School Students - $20
Under 12 - $10 (must run with an adult)
Your entry fee entitles you to unlimited gondola rides for the duration of the event!
Parking will be along Bridle Path Road and Port Hills Road.
Toilet facilities will be available at the event center.
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.
Bring a bowl and cup for food afterwards!
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.
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) Canterburyrogaine.com if you or family members are available to help out.