SI/Canterbury Schools Champs - Kairaki
- Event Type:
- Classic Distance
- Al Cory-Wright
- Peter Cleary
- Richard Smith
For non-schools competitors starts available between 12:30 and 1:30pm.
Eight courses available; long or short options available for each level, red, orange, yellow and white.
Competitors in the Schools Competition see the schools page for the event programme and start times.
Registration: In the tent (not the caravan)
- From east Christchurch; travel through the main street (Williams St.) of Kaiapoi. (there may be road works – follow detour signs). After crossing the river, turn right at fourth intersection into Beach Road. Travel to end of road, turn left at the Pines/Kairaki intersection and follow orienteering signage and directions below for parking.
- Via Northern motorway; take third exit (to Rangiora), turn right and cross motorway, travelling along Smith St. At intersection with Williams St, go straight ahead into Beach Road, proceed as above.
- From North; turn left into Williams St at Pineacres corner, then left into Beach Road. Continue as above.
- From Rangiora; travel to Kaiapoi via Lineside Road, cross the motorway and continue along Smith Street and across Williams St into Beach Road. Continue as above.
Parking: Adjacent to the Pines Beach Oval. Park on the grass verges of the Red-zoned land
Event Centre: On the Pines Beach Oval Registration: At Event Centre Start: 5 minutes walk from the event centre
Finish: At the event centre
Out of bounds: The forest.
Hazards: Low branches, blackberry, mountain bikers, motor cycles and other vehicles on dunes. Pines Beach roads are open CHECK FOR TRAFFIC if crossing.
This event is part of the SI/Canterbury Schools Champs. See the series page for more details.