Welcome to the 6th season of the Albany Lakes Summer Series!
January – February 2016
The Westfield Albany Lakes Summer Series is a 5km and 10km run and walk series with a 2km kids’ dash, based at the stunning Albany Lakes Civic Park on Auckland’s North Shore. After four seasons, “the Lakes” is now so well-established in the North Shore that Auckland Council Upper Harbour Board have identified it as an iconic event for the area.
The races take place over three summer Sundays; one in January, one in February and rounded off with a Grand Finale at the beginning of March. It’s a fantastic way to get up, get out and get healthy during the summer months and our events attract fast runners, slow walkers and everyone else in between. If you enjoy making the most of the summer in a friendly, relaxed atmosphere – this is the event for you.
Check Out The Highlights of the 2016 Westfield Albany Lakes Summer Series!
Six reasons to get in the Albany Lakes Summer Series…
Welcome summer with a gorgeous event in the sun. Bring your best mates for a fantastic kick-start to your Sunday morning.
The Albany Lakes
The amazing venue for the Summer Series is the Albany Lakes, a stunning span of green grass and paths around the sparkling lakes.
Get Your PB
With a flat, fast course, the Albany Lakes is the perfect place for a new personal best… and to work off some of that Christmas excess!
Our highlight: The Grand Finale. Not only do you run through the Westfield Mall, the QBE Stadium is also opened specially for the Albany Lakes!
Bring the Family
Grab the kids and get out in the field. There’s an distance for all the family, with the 10k or the 5k for the adults to the 2k for the kids.
Most Important: FUN!
What’s a Summer Series fun run without fun? Get ready to have a smile a mile with your best mates and 1,000 new ones!
Our competitors are our greatest advocates …
Read on below for some of the many positive comments and feedback we received from the 2014 event.
Thanks for organising an awesome event. This is my second year and loving it.
Fantastic event again Running Events – thank you, we all had a blast!
“Our whole family loved all 3 events!”
“- coming 2nd overall in the kids dash was definitely the icing on the cake for Sophie-Kate. She’ll be talking about this for a long time!”
– Richard Fitzpatrick
Thanks for another amazing event. Happy kids: Happy Family!
Awesome event today guys. Thanks so much for all your hard work.
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Make 2016 your fittest and funnest summer ever!