About the Mount Run

The course boasts some of New Zealand’s most iconic and picturesque scenery making this event a ‘must do’ for the whole family.

Course Overview

Scenic, coastal course

Distance

5km, 10km or 21km

Entry Perks

Finishers medal,  goody bag,  epic finish line experience. 21km also receive a race shirt

Entry Fees

Individual entries available. Prices start at $17

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With a distance for everyone and an unbeatable backdrop the Mount Run is an event not to miss this summer!

Athlete Information

5km 

  • Opening Special $17 – 07/02/20 – 07/02/20
  • Early bird Rate $19  – 08/02/20 – 31/06/20
  • Standard Rate $20– 1/07/20 – 31/10/20
  • Last Minute Rate $28 – 1/11/20 – 31/12/20
  • Late Rate $40  – 1/01/2021 – 16/01/2021
  • Onsite Rate $40

10km

  • Opening Special $32 – 07/02/20 – 07/02/20
  • Early bird Rate $35  – 08/02/20 – 31/06/20
  • Standard Rate $40– 1/07/20 – 31/10/20
  • Last Minute Rate $45 – 1/11/20 – 31/12/20
  • Late Rate $51  – 1/01/2021 – 16/01/2021
  • Onsite Rate $51

21km Half Marathon

  • Opening Special $62 – 07/02/20 – 07/02/20
  • Early bird Rate $65 – 08/02/20 – 31/06/20
  • Standard Rate $70– 1/07/20 – 31/10/20
  • Last Minute Rate $73 – 1/11/20 – 31/12/20
  • Late Rate $84  – 1/01/2021 – 16/01/2021
  • Onsite Rate $84

Prices are exclusive of the $12 Event Plus Fee

Check out the 2020 Race Manual HERE

It is important to have read this before race day

There are trophies and prize money available for the 1st, 2nd and 3rd placed male and female in the Half Marathon event.

1st place: $500

2nd place: $300

3rd place: $200

Friday 10th January

2.30pm-6pm  Registration & Expo

3pm-7pm Bike Racking

 

Saturday 11th January

8.10am Mount Run Participants make their way to the start line – 21.1km and 10km

8.20am Mount Run Participant Briefing – 21.1km and 10km

8.30am Mount Run Start – 21.1km

8.35am Mount Run Start – 10km

8.40am Mount Run Participant Briefing – 5km

8.45am Mount Run Start 5km

1.00pm Mount Run Course closes for Mount Run Athletes

5.45pm Prizegiving begins at Coronation Park

Entrants of all ages and abilities are welcome.

All entrants 12 and under are welcome but must be accompanied by an adult. Maximum 2 kids (12 and under) per adult unless otherwise approved by the organisers. email mountfestival@smcevents.co.nz

Individual Refunds Policy

There are no automatic refunds available. The organisers may, however, at their sole discretion grant a refund of fees paid if they deem it appropriate prior to 1 December 2019.  No refunds will be accepted after this date.  In the event of a refund under this clause, the organisers shall refund as per the list below

 

  • Any requests received before 5.00pm – 30 September 2019 will be eligible for a refund less a $30 administration fee
  • Any requests received before 5.00pm – 30 November 2019 will be eligible for a refund of 50% of the entry fee paid.
  • Any requests received after 5.00pm – 1st December 2019 will not be eligible for a refund under any circumstances. 
  • Any additional purchases (including but not limited to) Event Plus processing Fees paid at the time of entry are non-refundable at any time.

 

If the event has reached capacity the available slot will be offered to the next person on the wait list, and the individual is required to pay the entry fee as per the entry fee at that point in time. 

Entry fees will not be refunded if the event is cancelled or if the format is altered due to storm, rain, sea conditions, weather or other “Acts of God.’

To request a refund/withdrawal please advise the race office via email

Email: mountfestival@smcevents.co.nz

It is the athletes’ responsibility to ensure that the withdrawn confirmation has been received by the race office. A request will be acknowledged within 10 days, any requests not acknowledged by race office will considered invalid and therefore will not be refunded. 

 

Team Member Changes/Withdrawals

Team member changes are permitted up to 1 December providing one original member of the team remains. To request a change of team member please contact the race office.

Email: mountfestival@smcevents.co.nz

If the team is wanting to withdraw there are no automatic refunds available.  The organisers may, however, at their sole discretion grant a refund of fees paid, or a transfer to the following year, if they deem it appropriate prior to 1 December 2019.  No refunds will be accepted after this date.  In the event of a refund under this clause, the organisers shall refund as per the list below

  • Any requests received before 5.00pm – 30 September 2019 will be eligible for a refund less a $30 administration fee
  • Any requests received before 5.00pm – 31 October 2019 will be eligible for a refund of 50% of the entry fee paid.
  • Any requests received after 5.00pm – 1st December 2019 will not be eligible for a refund under any circumstances. 
  • Any additional purchases (including but not limited to) Event Plus processing Fees paid at the time of entry are non-refundable at any time.

 

If the event has reached capacity the team entry will then be offered to the next team on the waitlist, and this team is required to pay an entry fee as per entry fees at that point in time.

To request a refund/withdrawal please advise the race office via email

Email: mountfestival@smcevents.co.nz

It is the teams’ responsibility to ensure that the withdrawn confirmation has been received by the race office. A request will be acknowledged within 10 days, any requests not acknowledged by race office will considered invalid and therefore will not be refunded. 

 

 

Transfers

Entry fees are non-transferable to other people, other events, or other years. The organisers may, at their discretion, grant a transfer to another person, other event, or the following year based on individual circumstances.  A medical certificate may be requested in order to grant any transfers for injury or illness.  Any transfer requests must be received and approved prior to 1 January 2020. 

  • No transfers will be accepted after the 1 January 2020 under any circumstances.
  • If a transfer to the following year is requested, this can be granted up until 1 December 2019.  Note that the same entry can only be transferred once (cannot be transferred to an event 2 years from the original event entered).  This transferred entry is also no longer valid for any refunds in the following year.
  • Any entries found to be traded on public websites and forums will be deemed invalid and will NOT BE accepted by the race office. Private transfers are not permitted and will not be accepted. Athletes involved may be banned from any further participation in the event.
  • Health and Safety standards at this event are high and any athletes who are identified participating in the event under any other name than their own will be disqualified and both athletes may be banned from any further participation in the event.

To request a transfer please advise the race office via email

Email: mountfestival@smcevents.co.nz

It is the athletes’ responsibility to ensure that the transfer confirmation has been received by the race office. A request will be acknowledged within 10 days, any requests not acknowledged by race office will considered invalid and therefore will not be transferred. 

    

Are dogs allowed?

  • No unfortunately we cannot have dogs on course

 

Can I take my child in a pram?

  • Due to space restrictions, prams are not permitted on course

 

What is the minimum entry age?

  • All ages, but children under 12 must have a parent entered in the race and be supervised

The residents promotion for the Mount Run is valid from 04/01/20 – 06/01/20

Results

2020 Results Here 

2020:

5km Male: Paddy Lamb (18:44)

5km Female: Anneke Grogan (19:02)

 

10km Male: Alex Brackenbury (37:08)

10km Female: Emily Sherlock (45:50)

 

21km Male: Julian Oakley (1:10:37)

21km Female: Alice Mason (1:22:00)