Information

EVENTS

Full Marathon Starts at 8.00am

Distance  42.2km. This event is opened to all runners 18 years of age and over on Race Day. The start time is 8.00am - 1km south of the Royal Albatross Colony, Taiaroa Heads on the Otago Peninsula.  Buses will depart between 6.15am and 6.30am from Race Headquarters, Sargood Centre Logan Park Drive. There will be NO EARLY STARTS and because of the time limit of 5 hours, all competitors are expected to complete the course by 1.00pm. We will not accept entries from anyone wanting to walk the Marathon (refer to "Course Details" for description and Map).

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Half Marathon Starts at 9.30am

Distance  21.1km. This event is open to all runners. For those over 12 and less than 16 years of age, written consent from a parent / guardian must accompany the Entry Form. The start at 9.30am will be in Logan Park Drive down from the Tennis Courts. (refer to "Course Details" for description and map)

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Recreational Walk Starts at 9.33am

Distance 21.1km. A reasonable level of fitness is required for those taking part in this section of the event and Age Limits apply ( see below ).  No Running Will Be Allowed - If you intend to run you should enter the Half Marathon running section. The start at 9.33am will be in Logan Park Drive down from the Tennis Courts. (refer to  "Course Details" for description and map).                                                                      

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Quarter Marathon Run and Recreational Walk Start at 9.15am  

Quarter marathon, distance of 11.7k will start in Logan Park Drive down from the Tennis courts, run through Stadium carpack, under SH** onto Magnet St then follows the Walkway/Cycleway to Port Chalmers.

                                  

Age Limits

The Full Marathon is open to all persons 18 years and over on race day. The Half Marathon Run and Recreational Walk is open to all persons, those over 12 and less than 16 years of age will require written consent from a parent / guardian and this must accompany their entry form. We will not accept any entries from those under the age of 12.

Time Limit

It is important that all competitors are well prepared to take on the distance they have entered. To assist you please refer to Training Schedules. We have permission to conduct this event between 8.00am and 1.00pm.  All competitors must complete the course by 1.00pm. No support will be provide after this time.

 

 PRIZES and AWARDS

 Full Marathon (Men,Women and Masters)        

 1st      $700  Plus $250 ThermaTech Prize Pack
 2nd     $400  Plus $150 ThermaTech Prize Pack
 3rd      $200  Plus $50   ThermaTech Prize Pack
   

 Masters

 1st      $200  Plus $250 ThermeTech Prize Pack

 Masters 50+

 1st       $200  Plus $250 ThermaTech Prize Pack 

Half Marathon (Men, Women and Masters)

1st      $500  Plus $250 ThermaTech Prize Pack
2nd     $300  Plus $150 ThermaTech Prize Pack     
3rd      $200  Plus $50   ThermaTech Prize Pack    

Masters

1st      $150  Plus $250 ThermaTech Prize Pack
2nd     $100  Plus $150 ThermaTech Prize Pack
3rd      $50    Plus $50  ThermaTech Prize Park

Masters 50+

1st     $150  Plus $250  ThermaTech Prize Pack

Masters finishing in a higher place of the Full Marathon or Half Marathon will be entitled to the Open prize if this exceeds the Masters prize. Half Marathon Recreational Walkers are eligible for Spot Prizes which will be draw at the Presentation Ceremony.