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Online Entry Closed...

Online entries are now closed. But late entries will be taken on Saturday 9am-5pm at Gazley Volkswagen, 38 Kent Tce... All Race Weekend Info Here.


Race Day Road Closures & Controls...

For a list of marathon road closures & road controls, along with timelines & contacts... Click Here.

WCC Notice... Click Here.


Results 2024...

Race results will be here on Sunday... Click Here.


Race Photos 2024...

Official race photos will be here post-race... Click Here.


Race Day Preview... 

More than 4000 entries from a record 25 countries & wide open racing... More Here.



Live Entry Lists... 

Check your entry & the competition... Click Here.


New Caledonia Marathon Prize Update...

With the civil unrest in New Caledonia right now, our major spot prize of a trip to August's New Caledonia Marathon has been cancelled. We do apologise for this disappointment, but this situation is beyond the control of ourselves and the prize sponsors.


Nab Your 2024 Merch Now...!

The 2024 official event merchandise is running low. To make sure you get yours... Order When You Enter... or if you have already entered... Email Us Here.


Show Your Big Heart...

Make your goal go further by raising life-saving funds to fight New Zealand's single biggest killer - heart disease. It’s quick and easy to get started. Simply create your fundraising page and spread the word... Click Here.


Course Update...

Last year's Full Marathon alt after the Shelly Bay fire proved so popular that we're sticking with it! So, the Full Marathon is now two laps of the half marathon. However, after feedback we will be reverting to the traditional Full Marathon start times...
Course Info Here.
Race Day Info & Start Times Here.


Best Dressed Award...

We have a special prize for the best dressed man and woman. But be warned, the standard is high with past years featuring everything from Elvis to airplanes, giant running shoes & super heroes... More Category Info Here.


Get A Team Together...

Grab your friends, workmates or family to enter a team. The half marathon & 10k have team categories for schools, workplaces, walkers, women & running clubs; just fill in team details during your entry process. Groups of 10+ can even nab a discount... More Here.


Japanese Exchange Turns 30...

For the first time since covid, we are resurrecting our marathon exchange with Wellington's sister city of Sakai in Japan. Japanese runner, Shizuku Tanaka, will be representing Sakai in the 2024 Gazley Volkswagen Marathon. She was the first Sakai finisher at the 2023 Senshu Marathon in 3hrs 08min 59secs for sixth place so is expected to be a contender in the Capital... Sakai Sister City Info Here.


Gazley VW Are Back...

It's great to have Gazley Volkswagen back as our principal sponsor in 2024. This will be their eighth year, including two years staying right behind us during the 2020/21 covid cancellations via their Support Local Project. To find out more about Gazley Volkswagen... Click Here

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