The current edition of this event is on 8 September 2018.
The Kaikoura Whale Run on Saturday, 10 September 2016 is an annual run/walk half marathon, 10km fun run and walk and kids 2km race.
Each race follows a loop course which starts and ends at Kaikoura Suburban School. They follow the Kowhai River bank, along the base of Mt Fyffe and finishing with picturesque scenes of Kaikoura. See the official website (link below) for a full course map for each event.