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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Aorangi Undulator in the Aorangi Range

Split the Aorangi 100 and Aorangi Undulator events into separate listings

Aorangi 100 from Eastbourne to Waikuku Lodge

Split the Aorangi 100 and Aorangi Undulator events into separate listings

Omaha Classic Run/Walk in Auckland

Added next event date: 03 Apr 2016

Toughen Up Obstacle Run at Motu Moana in Auckland

Added link to online entry for event on 23 Aug 2015

Jacks Point Trail Run near Queenstown

Created listing, event date: 05 Sep 2015

Foxton Beach Fun Run

Added next event date: 01 Nov 2015

Mud, Sweat & Tears Challenge Dunedin

Added link to online entry for event on 16 Aug 2015

Weekly Newsletter June 22nd 2015

Published weekly newsletter

Rail Trail Rampage in Canterbury

Event tentatively scheduled for 11 Oct 2015 has been cancelled; it should return in 2016

Wild Challenge at Pukaha Mount Bruce National Wildlife Centre

Created listing with link to online entry, event date: 27 Sep 2015

Flemington Mud Run in Wanstead, Hawkes Bay

Added next event date: 22 Nov 2015

Taranaki Daily News Half Marathon in New Plymouth

Added 5km and 10km events to half marathon on 04 Oct 2015

Walk For Hope in Auckland

Added next event date: 17 Oct 2015

Wily Weka Challenge in Nelson

Updated next event date from 05 Sep to 06 Sep 2015 as per update on event website

Run Mahana at Woollaston Estate near Nelson

Added link to online entry for event on 29 Nov 2015

Southern Lakes Half Marathon and 10K from Cardrona to Wanaka

Added next event date: 02 Apr 2016

Oxfam Trailwalker in New Zealand

Added next event date: 02 Apr 2016; note that in 2016 the event moves from Taupo to Whakatane

Highland Events Rogaine at Bendigo Station in Otago

Added next event date: 12 Sep 2015

Hill Free Half Marathon, 10, Kids 2K in Outram, near Dunedin

Added next event date: 11 Oct 2015

Hamels Haunts VI in Dunedin

Added next event date: 09 Aug 2015

Ohope Express Half Marathon, 10K and 5K Fun Runs

Added next event date: 26 Mar 2016

Red Rocks Coastal Challenge in Wellington

Added next event date: 14 Nov 2015 (from email from event organisers)

Canterbury Rogaine Series - Kaiwara

Created listing, event date: 25 Jul 2015

The Goat Alpine Adventure Run - Goes Bush Kaimai

Added next event date: 19 Mar 2016

Air New Zealand Hawke's Bay International Marathon

Created listing with link to online entry, event date: 14 May 2016

Tauhara Trail Run/Walk Competition Winner

The competition winner is Glenn Marvin from Auckland

Weekly Newsletter June 15th 2015

Published weekly newsletter

Mud, Sweat & Tears Challenge Christchurch

Added link to online entry for event on 28 Jun 2015

Feet 'n' Wheels Running Festival at Hampton Downs Motorsport Park

Added next event date: 17 Oct 2015

Norwood Mud Run in Hexton, near Gisborne

Next event date has changed from 28 Jun 2015 to 02 Aug 2015 due to lack of rain (and mud)

Nav Epic Rogaine in Arrowtown

Event on 17 Oct 2015 is now 3, 6 and 9 hour traditional rogaines (previously was listed on event website as 3 & 6 hour traditional, and 10 hour stage rogaine)

The Great Forest Rogaine at Whakarewarewa Forest, Rotorua

Added link to online entry for event on 25 Jul 2015

Marina2Marina

Added link to online entry for event on 03 Oct 2015

Trailways Dun Run near Nelson

Added link to online entry and PDF entry form for event on 17 Oct 2015

Norsewood to Takapau Fun Challenge Half Marathon

Added link to online entry for event on 12 Jul 2015

Tauhara Trail Run/Walk Competition Winner

Competition length has been shortened, and now finishes on Monday 15 Jun 2015 at midnight; the winner will be drawn on Tuesday

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