The News Round the Clock Race

Supporters and spectators cheered the on competitors as they traversed the Manuherikia River and scrambled up the hillside to the Alexandra clock during the 2016 Round the Clock Race.

The popular Round the Clock Race is as tough as it gets and competitors needed to be in top condition to conquer the steep terrain and icy river which made up the course leading to Alexandra’s iconic clock on the hill.

There was a great mixture of children and adults competing in the 2016 event, either as individuals or teams.

Here were the 2016 results

School Teams
1.       Alexandra Primary School - l E-Lemonators
2.       The Terrace Schoo - l Literally Anything
3.       The Terrace School -  Road  Runners
 
Open Team
1.       Altitude Bikes 7min 28 sec
2.       Alex Squash Club 7min 59 sec
3.       Pulse 7min 30 secs
 
Individual Female
1.       Stevie Paine 10min 18sec
2.       Fiona Dowling 10min 54sec
3.       Kia Wales 11min 04sec
 
Individual Male
1.       Ollie Yeoman 8min 46sec
2.       Kalle Oliver 9min 42sec
3.       Antz Longman 9min 54sec
 
 
 
 
 

Race Timing

 

 

The 2017 race will be held on Friday, September 22nd. The timing of the event will be:

  • Briefing - 4:45PM
  • Racing Starts - 5:15PM
 

Adult Entry Information

 

 

Entry forms for the 2017 Round The Clock Race for adults are available here.

Team Entry Form

Individual Entry Form

 

Mardi Gras Schools Entry Forms

 

 

Entry forms for the 2017 Schools Round The Clock Race and Egg Throw Competition are available here.

Schools Team Entry Form

Teams are limited to 10 members, and all competing students must be at the COMPULSORY briefing promptly at 4.45pm.
Each team MUST PROVIDE at least 3 adults to support with placing the team members in their positions so that the marshals can focus on their other duties.  One adult art the start/finish line per team and 2 on the hill.

Schools Individual Entry Form

Please submit an entry for each participant in the individual event, this is open to Year 7/8 students only.

SCHOOLS TEAM ENTRIES CLOSE THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 21ST AND LATE ENTRIES WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.

THERE WILL BE NO SCHOOLS REGISTRATIONS ON THE NIGHT.

 

Race Details

 

 

The starting point will be The Linger and Die (off River Road) Alexandra. Entries will be taken on the night.

Spectators are most welcome to line the course to cheer on the competitors.

For additional information contact: Trevor Breen, 021 340 713