For the nominal donation of $20 per Adult, or $50 per Family, you will enjoy a light breakfast, sponsored by AUT Millennium, with guest speakers Tawera Nikau, Ian Walker and Peter Loft at the completion of the Training Session.
Most of this years team will be there - Hannah Pascoe, Mike Lloyd and Laura Eitjes – Blind Runners; Tawera Nikau and Rob Martin – Amputees, Ian Walker – Paraplegic, Felicia Manase – Cerebral Palsy and Leanne Byers – Severe Asthma. Learn more about this years team here...
As will our staunchly supportive Ambassadors Niva Retimanu, Frank Bunce, Rachel Grunwell and Greg Boyed.
We would love it if you could join in and dress up to help support our athletes. And if you take part in one of our raffles you might even win a wee prize. Please remember that each and every dollar donated contributes towards funding for our disabled athletes to make it to the New York Marathon where they’ll be able to participate and achieve a huge growth in self-esteem and personal accomplishment.
To enter please simply deposit $20 per Adult to:Achilles Track Club New Zealand, bank account 12-3141-0248433-00 with your name and “NYevent” as reference. Entries on the day will be $25 per person.
Then make sure you turn up early to the AUT Millennium track (the Training Session will start at 8.00am sharp), 17 Antares Place, Mairangi Bay, North Shore, Auckland on Sunday morning the 21st of September and get involved.
And if you want to make it even a little more fun – feel free to dress up in your favorite costume!