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Run Canterbury – 12 Week Running Challenge

Prepare to take on either a 10km, half, or full marathon in the Christchurch Marathon Event, Sunday 5 June 2016. Get a support package from the team at UC Sport.

For full details check out our website at http://www.canterbury.ac.nz/sport/runcanterbury

UC sport

Register online today, introductory meeting is Monday 6pm 14th March in KA04, and the first group pack run is Tuesday 15th March 5.15pm.

Support package includes:

  • Comprehensive online training and support programme through Training Peaks.
  • Group runs lead by pack leaders every Tuesday and Thursday at 5.15pm to keep you motivated (beginner, intermediate, and advanced running groups available).
  • Free high quality BLK running T-shirt worth $50.
  • We’ll even pay for your entry fee in the Tai Tapu 10 or 15km road race as part of your build up!
  • 3km time trial to determine your appropriate training group.
  • Discounted sports lab testing.
  • Discounted shoes and running gear from our partners The Frontrunner.
  • Rehydration sponsored by SOS Rehydrate.
  • Seminars included on Nutrition, Race Day Prep.
  • Weekly email support with motivational and training advice.
  • Over 15 years experience running this programme – hundreds of satisfied runners.

Fill out our online registration form today or download a brochure and register at UC Sport’s offices you will be able to pay by EFTPOS or credit card.

The Investment

We’re confident you won’t find a better price for this much training advice and support!

  • UC Staff and Students $80
  • Community Members $120
  • Previous participant $70
  • Paying off the programme through installments is no problem and can be organised with Matt Ingram (matthew.ingram@canterbury.ac.nz).

For more information contact:

Matt Ingram, T: 03 369 3137, E: matthew.ingram@canterbury.ac.nz or pop into the UC Sport office KD2 Kirkwood Village

Lastly please “Like” our Run Canterbury Facebook Page!