Frequently Asked Questions
Road and Cross Country
How do I join the Hawks Road and Cross Country?
Click here to read all about the benefits of being a Road and Cross Country member or click here to go directly to complete the online membership form.
Where are the club rooms?
The HAWKS clubrooms are located at the bottom of Grantham Street adjacent to the boat ramp.
See map and photos of Road & XC Clubrooms
When does the membership run from and to?
Membership is for a full year commencing on 1st April.
Can I join mid-season and is there a different price for this?
You can join anytime from April through till December. Contact the membership secretary should you be keen to join at the start of a new year before the new season starts in April.
Do you cater for any age?
Our membership age ranges from six to 80+. Don’t worry about how old you are!
How old for the children?
We have some sort of event, whether it be coaching, a pack run or race, for children from the ages of six years old. We also encourage parents to participate with their children.
How fast do I have to be; I can only do about 6min k’s
The club welcomes all runners regardless of their ability. Whether you are a 3.15min km or a 6min km runner we would love to have you join us.
What do I get for my membership in the way of training?
There are a number of training sessions that you can join in with. These are taken either by our club coaches and/or with other members of the club. You hopefully could find a session to suit on either a Monday, Tuesday or Thursday night along with the club run on a Saturday.
Do you have summer running?
We do. As well as our weekly Thursday night run from the clubrooms we also run the popular Eastside 5km run (Tuesday night) and Smith & McKenzie 5km run (Wednesday night).
Does Hawks have a facebook page?
Yes, we do and its one of the best ways to hear what every ones up to and join in events together. Click Facebook icon to view our page.
Is there a regular club newsletters?
Yes, we have regular newsletters and Facebook posts. Subscribe below for the Road and Cross Country newsletter which is weekly during the main season (March till October) and provides upcoming details of events, past events results and reports and general information about all that’s happening at the Hamilton City Hawks. Then newsletter is sent out once a month or so during the summer period. Non-members and friends are also welcome to subscribe.
Track and Field Athletics
Does Hawks track and field have their own facebook page?
Yes it does and is found here at www.facebook.com/hawkstracknfield
How do I find out more about Hawks Track and Field Athletics?
Come along to Porritt Stadium on a Wednesday night during the summer season or send us an enquiry through this contact us page.
Comments or questions are welcome.
Road and Cross Country Club Rooms
Our club rooms are beside the Waikato River on Hillsborough Tce (Grantham St), Hamilton. The entrance to the club rooms is off the carpark of the Boat Ramp. Postal address: PO Box 9465 Waikato Mail Centre 3240
Track and Field Club Rooms
Our club rooms are located within the Porritt Stadium.