The running section of the club operates year round with a variety of road, cross country and mixed trail/road events. 

To contact someone from the Running section check out our Face Book page ACM Runners & Walkers or phone Malcolm MacDonald the Section Chairperson (021 634 222) or email

Details of the Harriers Committee can be found here.

The program for the rest of the year can be viewed here. 



All the information you need is under the Join the club page


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Cross Country

Welcome the 2021 Cross Country season.  The first race will be on the 18th April at 10.00am. See you there.

Convenors – Annie & Richard Hawkes


ssGR Series

This series is named after an ACM stalwart and life member, Graeme Roberts (GR). It includes 9 events, with courses on and off road across a range of distances. The series usually starts in August from the Clubrooms. Given the uncertainty around COVID-19 restrictions we will provide details of events as we go. Check out the events page or our Facebook page.

Convenor – Stacey Miller 

ACM 5 km Series

This free public series begins after the Christmas break. It includes six fortnightly races starting 17 January 2021. Based from the ACM club rooms, Blair Street, starting at 9:00am. Each run will be over the same 5km course.  A shorter course will be available for children.  Morning tea will be available at the clubrooms.

Convenors– Darius and Megan Simpson


The biggest event on the running calendar is the annual Wairarapa Country Marathon, Half Marathon and 10 & 5 km fun runs and walks.  Date TBC. Full details on our Marathon page.


champClub Championships and Trophies

Club Championships are held at the end of the Cross Country and GR series. Only financial members are eligible for Trophies but all are welcome to participate. In 2021 the trophies awarded were consolidated with a number retired and some new ones added. You can view a complete historical list of trophy winners here.

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Harrier History

Read all about where we started and how far we have come


Now that we have a Face Book page the Newsletters have ceased. Previous copies can be read using the following link.

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