The Press Run to Remember

A Run to Remember is a charity fun run and walk to honour those who lost their lives during the February 2011 earthquake.

The run starts in Victoria Park and heads up along the Port Hills before turning down Rapaki track and finishing in Hansen Park (Opawa).

The total distance is 10km - a good challenge for runners and walkers of all levels.

Date: Sunday 24th February 2019.
Start Time: 9am for runners and 9.05am for walkers. Race briefing at 8.40am.
Start Location: Victoria Park (Cashmere).
Cost: $20 for adults, $15 for children (5 to 16 years), under 5s free.

Find out about more about The Press Run to Remember, including how to enter and to download a 6-week training calendar.

Online entries open on 1st January 2019. You can contact Candace Moir at Sport Canterbury to register before online entries open (candace.moir[at]

All proceeds raised from the event will benefit the New Zealand Red Cross.

Walkers participating in a previous Run to Remember.