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Inter-Club Race Details

Vosseler Shield

This is an inter-club cross-country race organised by Wellington Harriers.

VENUE: Mount Victoria, Wellington. Race headquarters are at the WHAC Clubrooms, 164 Alexandra Rd.

COURSE: All races start, and finish, on the grassed area (mountain biking area) which is below and to the east of the WHAC clubrooms; the course covers bush tracks and rocky trails with steep uphill / downhill gradients. The entire race is off road with the exception of road crossings on Mt Victoria.

It is for Competitive members only. Entry fees are covered by your annual subscription.

All races are mass-start in the following age grades and distances.
PLEASE NOTE: Age is your age as at 31 December, OR in the case of Masters, age on the day of the event:

Grades Distance Elevation Gain
Girls U10, U12, U14 1.1km 47m
Boys U10, U12, U14 1.1km 47m
Junior Women U16, U18, U20 3km 104m
Junior Men U16, U18, U20 3km 104m
Senior Women, Masters Women 35, 50, 60, 65, 70+ 5km 203m
Masters Men 60, 65, 70+ 5km 203m
Non-championship Men 20-59 5km 203m
Senior Men, Masters Men 35, 50 10km 398m
Non-championship Women 20+ 10km 398m



Full details of the event, including race start times can be found here.
2022 Vosseler Shield Information

2022 Vosseler Shield Course Maps.


Dorne Cup

This is an inter-club cross-country race organised by Hutt Valley Harriers.

VENUE: Trentham Memorial Park.

It is for Competitive members only. Entry fees are covered by your annual subscription.

All races are mass-start in the following age grades and distances.
PLEASE NOTE: Age is your age as at 31 December, OR in the case of Masters, age on the day of the event:

Grades Distance
Girls U10 1km
Boys U10 1km
Girls U12, U14 2km
Boys U12, U14 2km
Girls U16 3km
Boys U16 3km
Women U18, U20 4km
Men U18, U20 4km
Senior Women, Masters Women 35, 50, 60, 65, 70+ 6km
Masters Men 60, 65, 70+ 6km
Senior Men, Masters Men 35, 50 8km


Full details of the event, including race start times can be found here.
2022 Dorne Cup Information.


Wellington Cross Country Championships

This is an inter-club cross-country race organised by Wellington Athletics.

VENUE: This changes every few years, it is currently being held in Harcourt Park, Upper Hutt.

It is for Competitive members only. Entry fees are covered by your anual subscription.

All races are mass-start in the following age grades and distances.
PLEASE NOTE: Age is your age as at 31 December, OR in the case of Masters, age on the day of the event:

Grades Distance
Girls U10 1km
Boys U10 1km
Girls U12, U14 2km
Boys U12, U14 2km
Girls U16 4km
Boys U16 4km
Women U18, Masters Women 50, 60+ 5km
Masters Men 60, 70+ 5km
Women U20 6km
Men U18 6km
Men U20 8km
Senior Women, Masters Women 35 10km
Senior Men, Masters Men 35, 50 10km


Full details of the event, including race start times can be found here.
2022 Wellington Cross Country Champs Information and Course maps


Wellington Road Running Championships

This is an inter-club road race organised by Wellington Athletics.

VENUE: Wainuiomata Recreation Area. Enter from Moores Valley Road and turn into Whitcher Grove which leads to Reservoir Road.

It is for Competitive members only. Entry fees are covered by your annual subscription.

All races are mass-start in the following age grades and distances.
PLEASE NOTE: Age is your age as at 31 December, OR in the case of Masters, age on the day of the event:

Grades Distance
Girls U10 1km
Boys U10 1km
Girls U12, U14 2.5km
Boys U12, U14 2.5km
Girls U16 3.5km
Boys U16 3.5km
Women U18, U20, Masters Women 50, 60+ 5km
Men U18, U20 5km
Masters Men 60, 70+ 5km
Senior Women, Masters Women 35 10km
Senior Men, Masters Men 35, 50 10km


Full details of the event, including race start times can be found here.
2021 Wellington Road Running Champs Information



Wellington Road Race Walking Championships

This is an inter-club road race organised by Wellington Athletics.

VENUE: Twin Lakes access road at Te Marua, Upper Hutt.

There are Championship, A Grade and non-Championship B Grade races.
The Champioship A grade races are for Competitive members only. Recreational members may enter as a B grade competitor. Entry fees are covered by your annual subscription.

Full details of the event, including race start times will be available on the Upcoming section of the club website Home page a few weeks before the event.

The championship A grade races will be fully judged, and any disqualified walker will be allowed to finish and moved to the B grade event. There is no penalty zone operating.

Grades and distances are as follows.
PLEASE NOTE: Age is your age as at 31 December, OR in the case of Masters, age on the day of the event:

Grade Age Group Distance
A Grade Senior Men, Masters Men 35+ 10km
A Grade Senior Women, Masters Women 35+ 10km
A Grade Junior Men U20 10km
A Grade Junior Women U20 10km
A Grade Junior Men U18 5km
A Grade Junior Women U18 5km
A Grade Juniors U16 3km
A Grade Juniors U14, U12 2km
B Grade All ages 10km
B Grade All ages 5km




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