New Zealand Running Calendar - Recent Updates

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 Marathons.

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/side navigation to view upcoming running and walking events.

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Cigna Round the Bays

Added next event date: 17 February 2019

XTERRA Auckland: Waharau Regional Park

Due to issues surrounding Kauri Dieback in Auckland's Waitekere & Hunua Ranges, this event has been replace with a new run at Waitawa Regional Park on 17 June, and dates for other events in the series have been rejigged.

XTERRA Auckland: Waitawa Regional Park

Created listing with link to registration, event date: 17 June 2018

XTERRA Auckland: Riverhead Forest

There's been a re-shuffle in dates for the 2018 Xterra Series, and this event has changed from 19 August to 9 September 2018

XTERRA Auckland: Totara Park

There's been a re-shuffle in dates for the 2018 Xterra Series, and this event has changed from 8 July to 19 August 2018

XTERRA Auckland: Hunua

There's been a re-shuffle in dates for the 2018 Xterra Series, and this event has changed from 17 June to 8 July 2018

Run With Garmin

Updated location for event on 22 April 2018 to Cornwall Park Café

Kawerau Gravity Sports 6 Hour Adventure Race

Created listing with link to registration, event date: 30 June 2018

Run Auckland: Millwater

Event date has been changed from 29 July to 12 August due to postponement of the Waiatarua event

Run Auckland: Waiatarua Reserve

Event scheduled for 15 April has now been postponed to 29 July

Step Up Sky Tower Stair Challenge

Added link to registration for event on 10 August 2018

ILT Ascot Park Hotel Triathlon & Duathlon

Created listing with link to registration, event date: 20 May 2018

Three Pigs 2 Day Marathon

Added next event date: 14 to 15 July 2018

Red Stag Redwoods Forest Relay

Added next event date: 8 September 2018

Soaked in Adventure

Created listing with link to registration, event date: 19 May 2018

Marokopa Munter 24 Hour Adventure Race

Created listing with link to registration, event date: 20 October 2018

Contact Epic - NZ's Ultimate MTB Challenge

Added next event date: 13 April 2019

Trust House Cross Country Series

Added 2018 series dates

Anzac Day Road Race

Added link to registration for event on 25 April 2018

Weekly Newsletter 17 April 2018

Published weekly newsletter

Craigs Investment Partners Moonride

Added next event date: 30 March 2019

Pay What You Want Tauranga Half Marathon

Added next event date: 14 April 2019

Abdication of the King

Added link to registration for event on 27 May 2018

Kawarau River Run

Added next event date: 13 April 2019

Arahoe Mud Run

This event is not happening in 2018

Southland Festival of Running

Added next event date: 14 October 2018

Mud, Sweat & Tears Challenge: Dunedin

Added next event date: 23 September 2018

Auckland Rogaine Series: Lake Kareta

Event on 13 May 2018 has been moved from Slater Rd to Lake Kareta due to tree damage from recent storms.

Owairaka 5 Mile & Puketapapa Fun Runs

Added next event date: 23 September 2018

Alpine Lodge Loop the Lake Trail Run

Added next event date: 13 April 2019 (Date TBC)

Little River Rogaine

Updated date and details for event on 5 August 2018 (originally listed as 4 August)

Marlborough Fun Duathlon Series

Created 2018 series listings with link to registration

Run Auckland: Waiatarua Reserve

Event on 15 April 2018 was cancelled/postponed due to massive flooding at Waiatarua Reserve. Run NZ hope to be able to re-schedule this for another date.

Auckland Waterfront Half Marathon

Added next event date: 14 April 2019 (Date TBC)

Wairarapa Multisports Winter Mountain Bike Time Trial

Created listings for 2018 series

Arrow 6+6 Adventure Race

Event scheduled for 28 to 29 April 2018 has sold out

Canterbury Half Marathon

Created listing, event date: 9 December 2018

CBD Stampede: Christchurch

Added next event date: 14 October 2018 (Date TBC)

Muddy Good Run: Christchurch

Added next event date: 31 March 2019 (Date TBC)

Radix XTERRA Rotorua Festival

Added next event date: 6 April 2019

Shoe Clinic Brooks Duathlon Series

Created listing with link to registration, event date: 20 May 2018

Shoe Clinic Brooks Duathlon Series

Created listing with link to registration, event date: 6 May 2018

Shoe Clinic Brooks Duathlon Series

Created listing with link to registration, event date: 22 April 2018

Lactic Turkey Rogaine: Riverhead Forest

Added next event date: 2 September 2018

Lactic Turkey Rogaine: Shakespear Regional Park

Added next event date: 11 August 2018

Lactic Turkey Rogaine: Waitawa Regional Park

Added next event date: 22 July 2018

Porirua Grand Traverse

Added next event date: 7 April 2019

Weekly Newsletter 10 April 2018

Published weekly newsletter

RATs Winter Duathlon Series

Added link to registration for event on 27 May 2018

RATs Winter Duathlon Series

Added link to registration for event on 24 June 2018