We are fizzing for the Saint Clair Half Marathon this Saturday!
Vineyard Half Marathon Start Times: Run 9.00am | Hybrid 9.20am | Walk 9.40am
Start and Finish Location – Saint Clair Vineyard Kitchen, Selmes Rd, Blenheim
V12 Start Time: 10:30am
Start Location – Vines Village, Rapaura Rd
Finish Location – Saint Clair Vineyard Kitchen, Selmes Rd, Blenheim
All entrants must register the day before the event at the Marlborough Convention Centre on Alfred St in Blenheim on Friday 7th May 2021, from 10am to 7pm.
Just provide your name to collect your race number. There will be a sponsored product area where you can choose to take goodies such as Pure Sports Nutrition hydration gel, Cookie Time Cookie and Bluebridge hand warmers. If you have pre-ordered bus tickets, t-shirts or other merchandise, you will collect them here also.
You can get a friend to collect your race number for you – they just need to provide your name and can collect your race number.
There will be a $20 bus service running to and from Seymore Square to Saint Clair Vineyard Kitchen.
Another bus stop will be on Middle Renwick Rd, just outside the Speights Ale House.
Bus tickets can be added when you purchase your entry or the day before the event at registration.
Note that the bus drivers will not be selling bus tickets.
Parking for the Half Marathon will be available in a paddock off Selmes Road and at Makana Confections from 7.30am – follow the direction of the Marshals please.
Parking for the V12 will be available around the surrounding vineyard Headlands around the Vines Village. Please follow the instructions of the parking marshals and please be patient.
You can then catch the free shuttle bus back to Vines Village after the race to collect your car.
There will also be a Drop Off zone outside Vines Village where you can be dropped off on the morning of the race.
Cash Out Facilities:
Debit/credit cards and cash payments will be accepted but please note there will not be ATM or cash withdrawal facilities on site. Please ensure you have cash on the day.
250 lucky participants will get in their packs one of the Sounds Air Cooling Headbands.
They need to wear it, and get their picture taken (wearing it) in the Official SCVHM photoframe at the event village and upload the photo to social media using the hashtags #soundsair & #vineyardhalf
From that... one lucky person will win 'A year of free flights'
Prizes: ALL entrants who finish the half marathon and the 12km course will receive their trophy; a bottle of award winning wine from Saint Clair Family Estate Wines. The first male and female winner of the Run, Walk and Hybrid of the half marathon will also receive a magnum of Saint Clair Family Estate Wine (that’s a big bottle!)
So grab your friends, plan a long weekend and enter the Thomas’s Best Dressed Competition. There are fabulous prizes for the best dressed teams and individuals. Don’t be afraid to go wild!
See you there!