Hamilton Round the Bridges

Get your running shoes on and run Round the Bridges in Hamilton with Team Red Cross! Join the team and run or walk the Hamilton Round the Bridges event and fundraise for New Zealand Red Cross to help people in need across New Zealand and around the globe. 18 November 2018.

The race

Team Red Cross welcomes all ages and levels of fitness. There are three different races you can sign up to:

  • 2km Kids Challenge
  • 6km Fun Run & Walk
  • 12km Fun Run & Walk 

Head across to the Hamilton Round the Bridges website to find out more.

How to join Team Red Cross

There are three quick and easy steps to become a member of Team Red Cross for Hamilton Round the Bridges.

1. Register

To be part of Team Red Cross, you'll first need to register for the race on the Hamilton Round the Bridges website below.

Register for the event

2. Create your fundraising page

Once you are registered for the race, you need to create a personal fundraising page to collect online donations. Click on the link below,  enter your details and type "Red Cross" in the charity field.

Create a fundraising page

3. Join Team Red Cross

Now you've registered for the race and have your fundraising page set up, go to our team page below and click on the golden button "Join Team".

Join Team Red Cross

Once you've joined the team, we'll be in touch with you to welcome you on board and give you some tips to fundraise like a pro.

What you'll get out of it

As part of Team Red Cross, you will receive:

  • a finisher's medal
  • a Red Cross dri-fit t-shirt after raising $500
  • a fundraising pack, full of tips and advice, plus personal one-on-one support from Red Cross staff
  • a certificate
  • special prizes for the best fundraisers

Fundraising for Red Cross

New Zealand Red Cross works in communities across Aotearoa and around the world to help improve the lives of vulnerable people. Whether it’s responding to disasters like the Kaikoura earthquakes or the Edgecumbe flooding, teaching life-saving skills to children, delivering a hot meal, or supporting former refugees to settle in New Zealand, our teams are doing good things in neighbourhoods around the country.

By choosing to run for Team Red Cross, you'll ensure we can be here for good to help the people who need it most.

Get in touch!

For more information, contact Vicky Haden-Jones, our Community Fundraising Coordinator in Hamilton, on 0276223604 or Vicky.hadenjones@redcross.org.nz.