City2Saxton 2015

Date:     19/04/2015

Venue:  Nelson



10km Fun Run/Walk


The City2Saxton is a 10km fun run/walk from Victory Community Centre to Saxton Field on smooth walkways.

A great family event on foot, scooter, skateboard, rollerblades, wheelchair, mobility scooter or get creative and bring a skipping rope or hula hoop. Sorry, no bikes. The course follows smooth walkways most of the way.

Get involved with your mates, family, co-workers or enemies! This is an event for everyone, you'll love it.

At Sport Tasman we aim to get More People, More Active, More Often.  We have a great network of cycleways and walkways in our region and we'd like to get you out there using them.  For more information about great events and things going on in your community stay informed through our Facebook page, we're always posting lots of exciting information.


We have heaps of great photos on the Sport Tasman Facebook page from last year's event.
Thanks to Shuttersport for taking some great photos.  Check them out here and purchase as many as you'd like!


Online registration will open in mid January.

  • $5 - Pensioner (65+ yrs)
  • $10 - Adult (18 - 64 yrs) 
  • $5 - Child (6 - 17 yrs) 
  • $25 - Family (up to 2 adults and 3 children or 1 adult and 4 children) 

Children under 6 are FREE!


Course description coming soon.


FREE bus transportation will be available at 8.15am. Park your vehicle at Saxton Stadium in the morning and at 8.15am we'll shuttle you to the start at Victory Community Centre. If you decide to drive to the start we'll shuttle you back to your vehicle at Victory Community Centre from Saxton Field after the event.

We recommend you park your vehicle at Saxton and take the free bus to the start at Victory Community Centre. This will ensure you have access to your vehicle and cash to buy food and drinks at the Saxton finish area.




After completing 10km you'll be ready for drink and a bite to eat. We will have a great selection of food vendors onsite and music to keep up your energy levels.


If you'd like to volunteer for this great event please contact Jane Miles on 03 923 2317 or email We'll need people for set up, course marshalling and registration.



"Adversity causes some men to break; others to break records."
William A. Ward




Contact us

Rita Merriman
03 923 2311