Tai Tapu Run Festival near Christchurch

The Tai Tapu Run Festival is Canterbury's biggest little run festival, with 15km and 10km races, and a kids 1km dash.

This event was previously known as the New Balance 15km Road Race. It was first run in 1979 and has seen many directors and locations, the most recent being Tai Tapu school. It was renamed in 2016 to the Tai Tapu Run Festival.

Proceeds from the race go into such things as childrens athletics, providing subsidies for top athletes to travel to national races and the upkeep of the Rawiti Domain facilities.

Saturday, April 9th 2016
Saturday09 Apr2016

Tai Tapu Run Festival

Tai Tapu School, Tai Tapu, Christchurch
15K, 10K, Kids 1K - On Road

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Saturday, April 9th 2016
Saturday09 Apr2016

Tai Tapu Run Festival

Tai Tapu School, Tai Tapu, Christchurch
15K, 10K, Kids 1K - On Road

Saturday, April 11th 2015
Saturday11 Apr2015

New Balance Road Race

Tai Tapu School, Tai Tapu, Christchurch
15K Run, 10K Run/Walk - On Road

Saturday, May 10th 2014
Saturday10 May2014

New Balance Road Race

Greenpark Domain, Lincoln, Christchurch
15K Run, 10K Walk - On Road

Saturday, May 11th 2013
Saturday11 May2013

New Balance Road Race

Greenpark Domain, Lincoln, Christchurch
15K Run, 10K Walk - On Road

Sunday, May 6th 2012
Sunday06 May2012

New Balance 15km Road Race

Rhodes Domain, Tai Tapu, Christchurch
15K, 7.7K Walk, Kids 1 Mile - On Road

Sunday, May 1st 2011
Sunday01 May2011

New Balance 15km Road Race

Rhodes Domain, Tai Tapu, Christchurch
15K, 10K Walk, Kids 1 Mile - On Road

Sunday, May 2nd 2010
Sunday02 May2010

New Balance 15km Road Race

Rhodes Domain, Tai Tapu, Christchurch
15K, 10K Walk, Kids 1 Mile - On Road

Page history

Listing created28 Feb 2011 Last updated 19 Feb 2016 Last checked 19 Apr 2016

Update history

19 Feb 2016This event has been renamed from the New Balance 15km Road Race to the Tai Tapu Run Festival; added link to online entry for event on 09 Apr 2016 01 Dec 2015Added next event date: 09 Apr 2016 24 Mar 2015Added link to online entry for event on 11 Apr 2015 18 Jan 2015Added next event date: 11 Apr 2015 08 Apr 2014Added link to online entry for event on 10 May 2014 09 Dec 2013Added next event date: 10 May 2014 18 Apr 2013Added link to online entry for event on 11 May 2013 08 Dec 2012Added 2013 event date: 11 May 2013

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This event starts at Tai Tapu School.

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