Subway Dun Run


Aug 27, 2022 at 8:30 AM

Subway Dun Run

Nelson, South Island

New Zealand

Entry Fee $45
(Lowest or Early Registration)

Prize Money: no


  • 39K
  • 26K

Type: Trail

First Year of the Event: 1995

Men's Record: Martin Cox 1.53.09 2005

Masters Men Record: Dave Keen 1.56.45 2017

Women's Record: Josie Wilcox 2.12.14 2009

Masters Women Record: Paula Canning 2.05.28 2016


From the Maitai Dam, the route ascends the Dun Mountain Saddle (875m) following the south branch of the Maitai River.
Taking the Coppermine Saddle track and downhill along New Zealand’s first railway line, returning to the ORIGINAL FINISH LINE, the OK Corral, Brook Street, Nelson.
This is a testing run – but not impossible.
Long Course a challenging adventure taking you from Central Nelson along the Maitai Valley up Smith’s Hill Track( Big Hill) at Smiths Ford and onto the Dun track at the Dam. Following the Original Dun Run you’ll finish at the Old Codgers Park.

This course has two big climbs with sweeping views of dramatic landscape of the Dun Mountain ophiolite belt and the glittering Tasman Bay.


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Past Event Dates

Held on Aug 27, 2022

Held on Aug 28, 2021

Held on Aug 29, 2020

Held on Aug 31, 2019

Held on Sep 08, 2018

Held on Sep 09, 2017

Held on Oct 15, 2016

Held on Nov 08, 2014

Held on Oct 12, 2013

Held on Oct 13, 2012

Held on Oct 15, 2011

Held on Oct 16, 2010

Held on Oct 18, 2009

Held on Oct 11, 2008

Held on Oct 06, 2007

Held on Oct 07, 2006

Held on Oct 08, 2005

Held on Oct 11, 2003

Held on Nov 16, 2002

Event Results