Event Info

Hellers Pegasus Fun Run/Walk
Sunday 1 October 2017

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8.30 - 9.45am Registrations at the Hellers Pegasus Fun Run Tent
9.30am Zumba warm up
9.50am Race briefing (compulsory attendance)
10am   6km Fun Run/Walk starts
10.15am 11km Fun Run/Walk starts
11.00am 2.5km Fun Run/Walk starts
12.00pm Prizegiving, including spot prizes, will be held beside the lake

Entry Fee

Pre-registration on-line:
Adult - $15
Child (5-16yrs) - $5
Under 5 - FREE

Please note: On-line registrations close on Thursday 28 September at 4pm.

Once you have registered on-line, please collect your entry wristband from any of the locations below on Thursday 28 September or Friday 29 September. Please take your e-mail confirmation form when picking up your wristband to confirm your registration. You MUST be wearing a wristband to participate in the event.

On the day registration (available from 8.30am to 9.45am)

Adult - $20
Child (5-16yrs) - $10
Under 5 - FREE

Pre-event Race Number Pick-up
You will be able to collect your entry wrist band for each of your participants on Thursday 28 September and Friday 29 September from one of the venues below at the specified time. If you collect your registration on either of these days, you will not be required to register on the day;  however you must still attend the race briefing at 9.50am.

Pick up locations will be confirmed closer to the event.

Outside of the stated times (times to be confirmed closer to the event), you will need to collect your entry wristband  on the day from the registration area between 8.30 - 9.45am. All participants must wear their wristband. Picking this up prior to the day will avoid registration congestion.

Fun and Entertainment

Make it a fun day out for the whole family. Soak up the event atmosphere with music and entertainment for the children.You can enjoy on-site food and drink vendors or pack your own picnic basket.


The Green Prescription Team at Sport Canterbury will put together a six-week training programme to use for both walking and running the  6km and 11km distances.

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Please note this six-week training programme is to be used as a guide only. Everyone starting out will have varying levels of fitness abilities, so listen to your body and seek expert advice if you are unsure of anything training related.

Location and Parking

Pegasus is located 30 kilometres north of Christchurch on a stretch of the pristine coastline of Pegasus Bay. Parking will be available near to Pegasus Lake in designated areas. Simply drive into Pegasus Town and follow the car marking signage and the marshals who will direct you. The carpark is off Whakatipu Street.

Food and Drinks

There will be food and drink vendors available at Pegasus on the day, as well as a delicious sausage sizzle from the local school. You are more than welcome to bring your own picnic to enjoy with friends and family.




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