New Zealand Running Calendar

The New Zealand Running Calendar features the most comprehensive list of running events and walking events in New Zealand including 5K, 10K, Half Marathon, Marathon and Ultra Marathon.

Information and events are added and updated frequently, so be sure to check back regularly and follow us on Twitter or Facebook or join our weekly email newsletter to be notified of updates. The most recent updates are listed below.

Click the "Events Calendar" tab in the top navigation to view upcoming running and walking events.

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Walking Stars Half Marathon at Auckland Domain

Added link to online entry for event on 26 Nov 2016

Glen Eden 10 Miler and 5K Fun Run in Auckland

Next event date had changed from 26 Jun to 18 Sep 2016

Foundation Clinic Mauao Half Marathon in Mt Maunganui

Added next event date: 11 Feb 2017

Ascot Park Hotel Southland Festival of Running

Added next event date: 16 Oct 2016

Head for the Hills Run & Walk in Dunedin

Added link to online entry for event on 16 Oct 2016

Whanganui Tough Kid at Cooks Gardens

Created listing, event date: 02 Dec 2016

Waimarino Tough Kid at the Raetihi Showgrounds

Created listing, event date: 03 Jun 2016

Rangitikei Tough Kid at McIntyre Reserve in Ohingaiti

Created listing, event date: 23 Sep 2016

Paparangi School Gully Gutbuster Fun Run/Walk

Added next event date: 20 Nov 2016

Run for your Freak'n Life in Karaka, Auckland

Added next event date with link to online entry: 13 May 2017

Victoria Park & Port Hills Rogaine in Christchurch

Created listing with link to online entry, event date: 28 May 2016

Saint Clair Vineyard Half Marathon in Marlborough

Added next event date: 13 May 2017

Head for the Hills Run & Walk in Dunedin

Added next event date: 16 Oct 2016

5 Bridges Marathon and Fun Runs in Petone

Added link to online entry for event on 28 Aug 2016

Kawerau King of the Mountain

Added next event date with link to online entry: 29 Oct 2016

Weekly Newsletter May 17th 2016

Published weekly newsletter

Queenstown Mountain Run / NZ Mountain Running Champs

Added next event date: 18 Mar 2017 (Provisional)

The Mt Vernon Grand Traverse in Blenheim

Added link to online entry for event on 12 Jun 2016

Rustic Run and Walk at Mt Difficulty Wines in Otago

Added link to online entry for event on 11 Jun 2016

Greta Valley Marathon Relay in Canterbury

Added next event date: 03 Sep 2016

King of the Hill in Wainuiomata

Added next event date with link to online entry: 03 Jul 2016

Hanmer Holiday Homes Alpine Marathon, Half Marathon and 10K

Added link to online entry for event on 03 Dec 2016

parkrun in New Zealand

Pegasus parkrun starts on 18 Jun 2016; Puarenga parkrun starts on 25 Jun 2016

Hammer Nutrition Hawke's Bay Trail Run Series

Location for event on 04 Sep 2016 is now TBA because Pan Pac Forest is closed for logging

Levin Koputaroa Half Marathon

Event unlikely to go ahead in 2016

Weekly Newsletter May 10th 2016

Published weekly newsletter

Wairua Winter Warrior near Nelson

Created listing with link to online entry, event date: 20 Aug 2016

The Great PukeokaHu man v Horse Race

Changed original provisional date of 15 Apr to 08 Apr 2017

City2Surf Fun Run in Christchurch

Added next event date: 19 Mar 2017

Old Forest Hanmer Hundred

Event on 21 May will have 50K & 80K distances only (no 100K this time)

Queen Charlotte Ultramarathon

Added next event date: 12 Nov 2016

Seddon School Tussock Run in Marlborough

Added link to online entry for event on 02 Aug 2016

King Tutankhamun Rogaine near Blenheim

Added link to online entry for event on 29 May 2016

Rotorua Ekiden Team Marathon Relay

Added next event date: 08 Oct 2016

New Zealand Running Calendar Advertising & Statistics

Updated ad space availability: we have space available from July 1st

Aorangi 100 from Eastbourne to Waikuku Lodge

Added next event date with link to online entry: 04 to 06 Nov 2016

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