Race Details

Leith Cross Country Relays 

“The Ponydales”
Saturday 15 May 2021

Dunedin Pony Club, Three Mile Hill Road, Dunedin

Please Note: No dogs are allowed on the property

Programme of Events, Distance and Entry Fees

Race 1

4 x 2000 metres
Entry fee $10 per team member

Open Women 
Masters Women 35-49; MW 50+ 
Masters Men 50-59
Masters Men 60+
Under 18 Men; Under 18 Women; Under 18 Mixed
Ponydale Challenge (see further below)

Race 2 

1 lap of paddock, individual race
No entry fees, enter on the day

Boys & Girls Under 7 

Race 3 

4 x 650 metres
No entry fees

Primary/Intermediate School
Boys and Girls 7+ Mixed 4 x 650 metres
Teams of less than 4 runners will be accepted

Race 4 

4 x 4000 metres (2 full laps of course)
Entry fee $10 per team member

Open Men 
Masters Men 35-49 
Open Women (Please indicate when entering if team is entering 4 x 4000m event)

See more important information below

Note: Entries are open to runners in teams of 1, 2, 3 or 4 team members – the only rule is that the team must complete the 2,600, 8,000m or 16,000m course and runners changeover at the start/finish area.

PONYDALE CHALLENGE: Runners start running at race 1 start time and run laps for the entire afternoon

Entry Information

Online entries are now closed (see Entries page).  Late Entries and Team Order Changes can be made at the Officials Tent up to 30min before the start of each event. When entering athletes please enter first names as well as surnames. If runners are competing for teams not in their own grade enter the runner’s grade beside their name. (SM, MM35, MM50, MM60, JM, YM, BU14, SW, MW35, MW50, MW60, JW, YW, GU14). If you have a query you may Email Chris or contact him via 021 118 869.  On-Line Entries closed at 8am on Saturday 15th May.  

  • Ages for Masters’ teams are ages on 15/05/21. To compete in a Youth team the athlete must be born in 2002 or later
  • The Boys and Girls race is open to all children attending primary or intermediate school in year 3 up (7+)
  • Any team changes to teams after closing date must be notified prior to event start when collecting team numbers
  • Payment of entry fees: This is to be via one club bank transfer payment. Leith bank account number: 010907 0007147 00 Entry fees are not refundable after closing date 13/05/21
  • All team numbers must be returned together to the box provided. $10 fee charged for missing team numbers
  • Afternoon tea will be available throughout the afternoon in the Pony Club rooms. It would be appreciated if members of other teams could bring something to contribute to the afternoon tea.


For queries contact Margaret 0274696688 or 4766288