Running Calendar New Zealand - Recent Updates

The Running Calendar New Zealand 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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IRONMAN 70.3 Taupo

Added next event date: 7 December 2019

Raglan Karioi Trail

Added next event date: 14 December 2019

2019 NZ Orienteering National Championships

Created listing with link to registration, event date: 19 to 22 April 2019

Sri Chinmoy Pegasus Bay Classic

Added next event date with link to registration: 10 November 2019

Sri Chinmoy Cherry Blossom Marathon

Added next event date with link to registration: 15 September 2019

Tower Run Matamata

Added next event date with link to registration: 1 March 2019

Taupo Harriers Starlight Series

Added 2019 series dates

Neon Night Run

Created listing with link to registration, event date: 15 March 2019

CTL Off Road Trail Run

Added link to registration for event on 16 March 2019

Okoroire Mid Winter Fun Ride

Added next event date with link to registration: 28 July 2019

The Rat Race in Milford, Auckland

Added 2019 dates

Sri Chinmoy Cross Country

Added link to registration for event on 16 June 2019

Sri Chinmoy Christchurch: Sumner Esplanade

Added link to registration for event on 24 February 2019

Nexans Fun Run/Walk in Bell Block

Added link to registration for event on 16 December 2018

Team Shorebreak Ocean Series

Added 2018/19 series dates

LED Lenser Run Beneath the Stars

Added next event date: 14 September 2019

LED Lenser Run Beneath the Stars

Added next event date: 5 October 2019

Tokoroa Day Night Thriller

Added next event date: 21 September 2019

Junior Tough Guy and Gal Challenge: Tauranga

Created listing, event date: 13 to 14 August 2019

O'Hagan's 5K Series at the Viaduct Harbour

Added 2019 dates

Round the Vines

Changed next event date from 17 to 16 March 2019 as per email from event organiser

Hutt Fun Run & Walk

Added link to registration for event on 10 March 2019

Sri Chinmoy Auckland Series

Added links to registration for the 2019 series

Devil's Dash

Added next event date: 1 November 2019

Valley Ultra

Created listing, event date: 9 November 2019

Weekly Newsletter 4 December 2018

Published weekly newsletter

Whangamata Multisport Challenge

Corrected/changed next event date to 16 March 2019

Whaka 100

Added link to registration for event on 26 to 27 October 2019

Tararua Mountain Race: Southern Crossing

Added link to registration for event on 9 March 2019

Nelson Striders Half Marathon and 10K

Added next event date: 1 December 2019

Wairakei Estate Ironkidz in Taupo

Added link to registration for event on 24 February 2019

Summer Cycling Carnival: Tineli Gran Fondo Ride

Added link to registration for event on 5 January 2019

Sanitarium Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon: Mount Maunganui

This event was postponed due to weather conditions, and has now been re-scheduled for 3 February 2019

Peak Trail Blazer

Added next event date: 24 November 2019

Three Peaks Mountain Running Race

The recreational mountain walk and "Race the Summit" will not be held in 2019, just the full 26km mountain race.

Omihi School Farm Race

Added link to registration for event on 24 March 2019

The Nugget MultiSport Festival

Added link to registration for event on 11 May 2019

Star Media City2Surf Fun Run

Added link to registration for event on 24 March 2019

The Famous Grouse Bays Cycle Challenge

Added next event date: 3 November 2019

IRONMÄ€ORI Tamariki and Rangatahi

Note that due to water quality issues, the swim leg has been cancelled and the Tamariki event will be a run/walk event only. The swim in the Rangatahi will be replaced with a second run/walk so will be a run/cycle/run (or walk/cycle/walk) duathlon

The Great Kauri Run

Added link to registration for event on 4 May 2019

XTERRA Trail Challenge Waihi

Added next event date with link to registration: 16 November 2019

XTERRA Auckland: Waiuku Forest

Changed event date from 21 July to 30 June 2019 and added link to registration

XTERRA Auckland: Waitawa Regional Park

Added link to registration for event on 9 June 2019

XTERRA Auckland: Totara Park

Changed event date from 11 August to 21 July 2019 and added link to registration

XTERRA Auckland: Shakespear Regional Park

Added link to registration for event on 19 May 2019

XTERRA Auckland: Riverhead Forest

Changed event date from 1 September to 11 August 2019 and added link to registration

XTERRA Auckland: Hunua

Changed event date from 30 June to 1 September 2019 and added link to registration

Riverhead Backyard ReLaps Ultra and Relay

Created listing, event date: 3 to 6 May 2019

Napier Port Harbour to Hills Triathlon

Created listing with link to registration, event date: 7 April 2019