Sanitorium Hill King & Queen of the Mountain

Sanitorum Hill, just outside of Cambridge is a great challenge for those that love racing hills. Distances: 4.8km for full race and 2km for 12 and under. Typically both races are handicapped starts.

Club Cross Country Champs – Open Event

Minogue Park Minogue Park, Forest Lake, Hamilton

This is a major event on the club calendar each year. Held at Minogue Park, meeting next to the miniature railway, at the end of Tui Avenue.

Lake D Relay

Lake D, Horsham Downs 3281 Lake D, Horsham Downs 3281, Hamilton

Details and time to be confirmed.


WAIBOP Cross Country Champs

Waipuna Park Kaitemako Road, Welcome Bay, Tauranga

It's on an excellent running surface and clubs gather from the Waikato Bay of Plenty to compete.

The Dudfield Duathlon and 2.5k Time Trial

87-109 Peacockes Rd 87-109 Peacockes Road Fitzroy, Hamilton

3k - 16K -3K. Bike to end of Peacockes Road and back, 16km. Repeat first run after the bike.

Trophy Day

Hawks Road and XC Clubrooms Hamilton City Hawks Grantham Street, Hamilton

Trophy Day based at club rooms. Handicap starts in our traditional season opener. Plenty of trophies up for grabs, be certain to compete on the day. This event is open to everyone.

Craters Trail Run

Wairakei Resort 40 Wairakei Drive, Taupo

Join other Hawks runners at this awesome trail run event.

Waikato Bay of Plenty Road Champs

St Peters School, Cambridge 1716 Cambridge Rd, Cambridge

The 2020 Waikato-Bay of Plenty Road Championships will be held again at St Peters School in Cambridge.

Sweeney Cup

Horsham Downs 4 Martin Lane, Hamilton

This is a very popular event on the Hawks calendar and brings in many who haven’t attended the earlier cross country races.

Whakatane Trail Run

Whakatāne Harriers are inviting the Athletics Waikato Bay of Plenty clubs to their Figure of Eight Race on Saturday 5 September 2020.

Kinloch Offroad Challenge

Kinloch Community Hall Mata Place, Acacia Bay, Kinloch, Taupo

Enjoy stunning views as you run or walk over some spectacular trails in and around Kinloch, Taupo.

Sing Relay

Hawks Road and XC Clubrooms Hamilton City Hawks Grantham Street, Hamilton

This year's Hawks Road & Cross Country Club Open Day will be held on Saturday 6th April - doors open at 12.30pm.

Club Road Champs

Raynes Road 400 Raynes Road, Tamahere, Hamilton

Our club champs this year is to be held again on the Raynes Road course.

Rotorua Marathon

Energy Events Centre, Rotorua Queens Drive, Rotorua

The 56th Lion Foundation Rotorua Marathon is set for Saturday 2 May 2020 along with the Half & Quarter Marathons and 5.5km Fun Run

National Road Relays

Manfeild Park, Feilding 59 South Street, Feilding 4412, Feilding

The Athletics New Zealand Road Relays is to be held in Feilding this year.

Ekiden Relay

Village Green, Rotorua Village Green, Rotorua

Join a Hawks relay team along with almost 2,000 other runners and walkers for a fun event. 

NZ Road Champs

Represent Waikato BOP in the National Road Championships.

The Taniwha

Whatever event you choose to do, you will be exposed to some absolutely brilliant single track, massive swing bridges, flowing gravel paths, boardwalks, wide open reserves, and even crossing a number of dams along the way! 

Round the Bridges

Garden Place Victoria Street, Hamilton

Taking in some of Hamilton’s best known landmarks, the 12km and 6km courses include the scenic Waikato River paths and the iconic Hamilton bridges. Kids event 2km.

Xterra Waihi

Dickey Flat Adventure Camp, Waihi Dickey Flat Road, Waikino

The XTERRA Trail Challenge Waihi is a trail running/walking event in the historic Karangahake Gorge which has a myriad of old tramping, rail and tramway tracks completely surrounded in native bush.

Toi’s Challange

Rex Morpeth Park, Whakatane

The Julians Berry Farm and Cafe Toi's Challenge in Whakatane is an annual 18km trail run and walk event.

Huntly Half Marathon

Huntly Rugby Park Huntly Rugby Park, Huntly

The event involves the traditional Half Marathon distance of 21.1km which is officially measured and certified under ANZ standards. There is also a 10km, 5km and RUN kids 2km for Under 16 year olds. All events have the option of either a Run or Walk.

For confirmation of the event times and location please refer to the event website link for full details (particularly for non-club and out of town events) and the Hawks newsletter before the event for the latest details. Cost is only a guide and typically the standard price for the main race distance. Go to the event website for postal and late entry details. Events that are listed as free are for club members and guests only.