The Ascot Park Hotel Southland Festival of Running is an annual event featuring the Marathon, Half Marathon, 10km, 5km and Kids 2m MaraFun races.
The marathon course starts on a small hill above the picturesque seaside village of Riverton and travels through flat, fertile Southland farming country to suburban Invercargill to finish at the Surrey Park track in Invercargill.
The map below shows the start points for each event along with the finish line for all events at Southland Stadium at Surrey Park. The Kids MaraFun starts and ends at the stadium. See below the map for details about each point on the map.
|The marathon starts near Longwood Lodge, 43 Richard St, Riverton|
|The Half Marathon starts in Waianiwa|
|The 10K starts from the Whitehouse Hotel, Lorneville|
|The 5K starts at Feldwick Gates, Queens Park|
|All events finish at Southland Stadium, Surrey Park off Yarrow St and Isabella St|
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