The Wensley’s Cycles Surf to CIty is Southland’s favourite participation event.
Join us for the scenic start at Oreti Beach, or either of the two shorter options, and get swept up in the festival atmosphere on the way to our vibrant finish line experience in Queens Park.
Accessible, affordable and inclusive - whether you choose to walk, run, take the bike, scoot your scooter or push a pram, the Wensley’s Cycles Surf to City is an event for the whole family.
The Wensley’s Cycles Surf to City is a great way to get active as a family, workplace, club, group or with your friends.
We’ll #seeyouatthesurf in March.
The Wensley’s Cycles Surf to City event caters to participants of all ages. With options for running, biking or walking across three different distances. Take your pick from the Wensley’s Cycles 12km category, the ILT Foundation 6km category (starting in Otatara) or the Rothbury Insurance 3km category (starting in Bond St).
Race numbers must be collected prior to the event. These will be available for pick up from 12 February, 2024, onwards at Active Southland reception, ILT Stadium Southland, Invercargill, between 9am and 5pm weekdays and on Saturday, 9 March, between 10am and 3pm.
Manual registrations (exact cash only please) and race number pick up will also be available at our Gore office, in the Gore Multisport Complex, on Friday, 8 March between 9am and 4pm.
Numbers must be collected prior to event day.
iAM RUN/WALK IN THE PARK
The event starts at 11am but you must be at the start line by 10:45am.
iAM Run/Walk in the Park (approx..distance 1.4km) For those in the community who live with disability and wish to be part of this community event.
The course runs from the top of Queens Park at the Boys’ High end, along the fence line to Kelvin St, down Kelvin St to the Golf club where it then cuts back into the park to join up with the main finish straight by the band rotunda, finishing at the finish line where bikes and runners finish. The course is a mixture of gravel and tarmac.