Winter Programme 2018

Race calendar

7th Official Club Opening run and walk, HCU Clubrooms, Logan Park
14th Combined clubs run and walk, HCU Clubrooms
15th Three Peaks race
21st HCU Lovelock trials and club run and walk, HCU Clubrooms, Logan Park
22nd Surf to Stadium run
25th Anzac day run (Ariki)
28th HCU Club run and walk- HCU Clubrooms, Logan Park
5th Lovelock Relays, University Oval
12th Club run and walk, hosted by Taieri club, Mosgiel
19th Ponydales, Leith Cross Country Relays, Three Mile Hill
26th Club 3 mile, Forbury Park
2nd Combined clubs run and walk, HCU Clubrooms, Logan Park
9th Combined clubs run and walk, Civil Service Clubrooms
10th (Sunday) Barnes Cross Country, Kettle Park, St Kilda *
16th Combined clubs run and walk, Wakari Union Church hall
23rd Rotary Park Cross Country, combined with Ariki/Leith, Rotary Park
30th Edmond Cup Cross Country*
7th Combined clubs run and walk, Caversham clubrooms, Corstophine
14th Combined clubs run and walk, HCU Clubrooms, Logan Park
21st Otago Cross Country Champs, Waikouaiti *
28th Combined clubs run and walk, HCU clubrooms, Logan Park
4th TK Cowan handicap race-Combined clubs, Tomahawk hall
11th 50th Clyde to Alex Road Race or Combined clubs run and walk, HCU Clubrooms, Logan Park
18th Otago Road Champs, Forbury Park
25th Peninsula Relay, starting Portobello Domain *
1st Combined clubs run and walk, HCU Clubrooms, Logan Park
8th Combined clubs run and walk, Ariki Clubrooms, Bayfield Park
9th Dunedin Marathon/Half Marathon (Otago Marathon Champs)
15th Combined clubs run and walk, venue TBC
22nd Colin Holmes/ Alice Baker Memorial- combined clubs, HCU Clubrooms, Logan Park
29th HCU Club run and walk followed by AGM at 3.30pm-HCU clubrooms, Logan Park

7th Winter Season Closing, Club run and walk, HCU Clubrooms, Logan Park
14th Hill Free Half Marathon, 10km Run and Walk, 2km Kids Races, Outram
27th Winter Prize Giving, HCU Clubrooms, Logan Park

* Interclub events with entry fees: enter at

Convenors 2018

Athletics Otago

Howden Finnie (T&F)
479 2656

Richard Fogarty (XC)
476 7555

Clubroom Bookings

Liz Wilson
481 1326


Richard Barker
467 9390

Brent Ward
455 0039

Howden Finnie
479 2656

Finance Committee



Michael Wakelin
454 4807

Hill Free 1/2 Marathon

Merrilee Williams
488 4587

Intermediate Cross Country

Morris Hall
454 4877



Dave Richmond
455 3077


Shireen Crumpton
467 9037

Michael Wakelin
454 4807



The official uniform of Hill City-University black/yellow/blue top and black shorts is to be worn when representing the club at inter club events.

Members are encouraged to wear the uniform at club runs to help raise the clubs profile.

Regular weekday runs

Monday Girls night out- for all abilities

Shoe Clinic George street


Monday nights 5.45pm (Social run)

Winter- Henry’s liquor – Hanover Street

Summer-Cannington Road/John McGlashan

Tuesday nights  5.00pm (Social run)

Cannington Rd/John McGlashan Contact: David Mackle (742 1127)

Wednesday nights 5.45pm (Social run)

Summer- Cannington Road/JohnMcglashan

Winter- Henry’s Liquor, Hanover Street


Subscriptions can be paid via the online.

14U Social 30 5 0 35
Competitive 55 10 65
15-19 Social 45 10 20 75
Competitive 45 30 25 100
20+ Social 45 10 20 75
Competitive 60 30 35 125

Race fees

All race entries and fees are to be paid online by the athlete via the Athletics Otago website.

Race fees for the Relay events – Lovelocks, Ponydales and Peninsulas will be collected on the day of the race by the team captains.

Age groups

Ages are taken at 31 st December 2018 except Masters Men 35+ and Women 35+ on the day of the race.


Club runs/walks

Meet at 1:30 rain, hail or snow, with 1:45 start. Club runs are non-competitive and social. Choose a pack to suit your pace so that the pack can stay together. Check our Facebook page, Thursdays ODT or the Star for additional information or venue changes.

Please bring a plate for afternoon tea.

Life members

Dr M C Cameron, B H Cowan, H G Finnie, M E Harris, N J Matthews, K C Murphy, S A O’Sullivan, D M Richmond, I M Scarf, B Ward, D I Williams.


Dave Richmond 455 3077
Lindsey Day

Convenors 2017


Howden Finnie
479 2656

Vice President

Richard Fogarty
476 7555


Merrilee Williams
488 4587


Helen Collins
476 2083

Children’s Athletics

Vicki Miller

Harrier manager

Merrilee Williams

021 154 2179

Track and field

Marion Harris
453 1980

Committee members

Bella Bloomfield

Liz Wilson
481 1326

Steve Pinker
021 1245352

Sarah Rhodes

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