2021 Trentham 5km Series

General Information:

The Trentham 5km Series is a 4 race series every second Tuesday from 19 January 2021 to Tuesday 2 March 2021.
The course consists of two laps of 2.5km which runs inside of Trentham Memorial Park in Upper Hutt. The course surface is mainly concrete footpath and native bush track/gravel.
There are options of 2.5km (1 lap) and 5km (2 laps).
Please do note that all the roads are still open to the general public/vehicles.
Race results will be published on the home page and results page.

Video of course:


Trentham United Harriers & Walkers Clubrooms, in Trentham Memorial Park, Barton Rd entrance, Upper Hutt.

2021 Dates:

Tuesday 19 January
Tuesday 2 February
Tuesday 16 February (Cancelled)
Tuesday 2 March (Cancelled)
Tuesday 9 March


$5 per race.


Registrations is from 5:30pm inside the clubrooms. You can also register online.
We would appreciate it if you could use the online registration to fill out your details rather than doing it on the day, this will help minimise long queues and help us publish results faster after the race. Online registration is open until 5pm the Sunday before each race.
You only need to register your details once for the entire series and then just turn up on the days you wish to participate in and check in/pay your entry to recieve your race number.

Link to Online Registration Form

If you would like to change the event you entered for (for example, 2.5km Run to 5km Run) then just email by 5pm on the Monday afternoon prior to the race or change it when you come to check in.

Start Times:

6:15pm - All Walkers, 2.5km Runners & 5km Runners (>30min)
6:30pm - 5km Runners (<30min)

Spot Prizes/Prize Giving:

Spot prizes will be held as soon as possible after the last person has finished.

Course Records (since new 2018 course)

5km Run - 15:55 (Thomas Strawbridge, 11 Feb 2020)
5km Walk - 21:54 (Daniel Du Toit, 9 Mar 2021)
2.5km Run - 7:34 (Thomas Strawbridge, 9 Mar 2021)
2.5km Walk - 16:41 (Ian Morton, 2 Feb 2021)

5km Run - 19:52 (Madison Wos, 19 January 2021)
5km Walk - 33:19 (Jacqueline Wilson, 27 Mar 2018)
2.5km Run - 9:09 (Madison Wos, 9 Mar 2021)
2.5km Walk - 16:22 (Sarah Du Toit, 2 Feb 2021)


We will only cancel the race in cases of extreme weather.
If the COVID-19 Alert level is at Level 2 or above, the events affected will be cancelled.
If we do cancel a race, notice will be given on our website's home page and our Facebook page.

Start Times

6:15pm - All Walkers, 2.5km Runners & 5km Runners (>30min)
6:30pm - 5km Runners (<30min)

Click here for Online Registration