Colgate Games

Entry for the Colgate Games has now closed.

The Colgate Games are held over three days in the North Island and the South Island in January each year.  Each event attracts anywhere from 1000 to 1500 young athletes aged from 7 to 14 years of age.

In 2019 they are being held:

  • Friday 4 to Sunday 6 January 2019 in Hamilton at the Porritt Stadium
  • Friday 11 to Sunday 13 January 2019 in Dunedin at the Caledonia Ground, Logan Park.

All information about the 2019 Colgate Games, including officials’ applications, meeting rules and conditions of entry are available at under the appropriate menu.

Anyone can attend the Colgate Games as long as they are a registered club member.  But you need to pre register to take part in either of these events. 

Please note that both the NI and SI events require many more officials, volunteers and runners. Parents and older siblings who are interested see the applications at these links:.

North Island: at

South Island: at

Payment info:

Could all payments for entry into the Colgate Games please be paid directly into the following bank account:


Olympic Harriers (Westpac)

Please clearly mark the payment as for the COLGATES NI OR COLGATES SI depending on which Games are attending.  In addition: Athletes Name - Surname and Initial/Name

eg;   Jack    Smith    Colgates NI