Port Moresby Road Runners calendar

Welcome,

Port Moresby Road Runners (POMRR) has been conducting running events on the streets of Papua New Guinea’s capital for 43 years. All runners, joggers & walkers, even crawlers, are invited to participate.

Road runnersWhether training for the 2024 Paris Olympics or just in need of fresh air and friendly company, POMRR is for you.

Don’t like running? Walk all the way! Move forward, whichever way you can.

No one is too fast or too slow. Participate at your own pace and at your own risk.

Saturday events start @ 5.00 pm. Entry fee for each event is 20 toea. Be at the start 10 minutes before start time for race briefing.

Participate at your own pace, at your own risk.

For POMRR enquiries: contact Simon Nutley on +675 7200 3295 or snutley@fiocconutley.com.pg.

This edition of the calendar was issued on 27 August 2022.

Port Moresby Road Runners calendar of events: September 2022 – March 2023

Date Venue (km)
Sat 3 Sep The Rock + a Hard Place, meet @“The Rock” on the Poreporena Freeway 2.8, 4.4 & 7.8
Sat 10 Sep St Theresa’s Clinic/Jubilee School, Hibiscus St, Hohola 1.5, 4.7 & 7.9
Sat 17 Sep Apec Haus, Ela Beach Road/Musgrave Street, Ela Beach  4 & 8
Sat 24 Sep Jackson’s Airport, TNT, Jackson’s Parade, Seven Mile 2.5, 5 & 7
Sat 1 Oct Ela Murray School, opposite Rev Sione Kami Memorial Church, Gabaka St, Gordon 2.8, 6 & 7.8
Sat 8 Oct Mobil Service Station/Stop ‘N’ Shop, Gerehu: Renbo courses 2, 4.3 & 8.6
Sat 15 Oct Air Niugini HQ, PX Haus, Morea Tobo Road, opposite Gateway Hotel, Seven Mile 3.3, 5.2 & 10.55
Sat 22 Oct Canter in the Countryside, Bomana: TBA 3, 5 & 7.8
Sat 29 Oct Port Moresby Post Office 2, 3.7 & 8.2
Sun 30 Oct Town-Airport Half Marathon & Quarter Marathon POM Post Office, 5.00 AM START
21.1 & 10.55
Sat 5 Nov Aviat Club, Munidubu Street/Aviat Street, Konedobu 3, 6 & 9
Sat 12 Nov Port Moresby Grammar School 2.4, 6 & 8.8
Sat 19 Nov Apex Park, Lokua Avenue, Boroko 2, 5 & 7.5
Sat 26 Nov Port Moresby Post Office 2, 3.7 & 8.2
Sun 27 Nov
The Downtown 10,000: The Tower, Douglas St, Town, 5.30 AM START
10
Sat 3 Dec National Library, next to Supreme Court, Waigani (turn in from Independence Drive) 3.4, 6 & 9.4
Sat 10 Dec UPNG Waigani campus, meet near Uniforce car park 2.8, 5.2 & 11.4
Wed 14 Dec Paga Hill Christmas Crawl, meet Ela Beach Tower 5.30 PM START 3
Sat 17 Dec Ela Beach (middle car park, opposite Ela Beach Hotel) 3, 6 & 9.8
Sat 24 Dec
Christmas Handicap: Apec Haus, Ela Beach 4.30 PM START
5
Sat 31 Dec Lego Land, Australian High Commission compound, Konedobu 1.4, 5 & 8
Sat 7 Jan Murray Barracks, Ward’s Road, near 3 Mile Roundabout 2.8, 5.6 & 8.2
Sat 14 Jan UPNG Waigani campus, meet near Uniforce car park 2.8, 5.2 & 11.4
Sat 21 Jan Port Moresby Grammar School, featuring the Mike Joyce Memorial, Bava Street/Taurama Road, Korobosea 5
Sat 28 Jan Koroboro School, Gagoma Street, Korobosea 2, 4.8 & 9.6
Sat 4 Feb SP Brewery, opposite Boroko Foodworld, near Bridgestone Tyres 2.5. 5 & 7
Sat 11 Feb Aviat Club, Munidubu Street/Aviat Street, Konedobu 3.3, 5.2 & 10.55
Sat 18 Feb Police Headquarters, Poreporena Freeway, Konedobu 2, 4.8 & 7.4
Sat 25 Feb National Library, next to Supreme Court, Waigani (turn in from Independence Drive) 3.4, 6 & 9.4
Sat 4 March Ela Beach Tower, opposite Apec Haus 2.1, 4.8 & 7
Sat 11 March Solomon Islands High Commission, Kiroki Street/Nilkare Avenue, Gordons Five 2, 4 & 7
Sat 18 March Mobil Service Station/Stop ‘N’ Shop, Gerehu: Renbo courses 2, 4.3 & 8.6
Sat 25 March Holiday Inn, Waigani, main entrance, Islander Drive, near Kina Bank 1.6, 3.5 & 7.0