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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Wairarapa Country Marathon

Added link to registration for event on 14 October 2018

YMCA Auckland Domain 10K Series

Added 2018/19 series dates

Around Brunner Cycle Ride

Added next event date: 27 April 2019

Over the Top Fun Run

Added next event date: 22 September 2018

The Nugget MultiSport Festival

Added next event date: 11 May 2019

Ride the Wilderness

Added link to registration for event on 17 November 2018

ITU New Plymouth Sprint Triathlon

Added next event date: 31 March 2019

Run Nation Film Festival: Wellington

Created listing with link to buy tickets, event date: 26 September 2018

Run Nation Film Festival: Christchurch

Created listing with link to buy tickets, event date: 27 September 2018

Run Nation Film Festival: Auckland

Created listing with link to buy tickets, event date: 28 September 2018

Taranaki Steelformers Around the Mountain

Added link to registration for event on 2 November 2018

Finesigns Crazyman Multisport & Duathlon

Added link to registration for event on 9 December 2018

Drome Masters Track 2 Day Carnival

Created listing with link to registration, event date: 8 to 9 September 2018

Tarawera Marathon and 50K & Tikitapu Trail Run

The Tarawera Trail Marathon and 50k will not be happening in 2018; the marathon will be incorporated into 2019 Tarawera Ultramarathon Festival and the Tikitapu Trail Run will return to being a standalone event

Marathon Swim

Added next event date: 21 April 2019

Chelsea Swim

Added next event date: 24 February 2019

The Bays Swim

Added next event date: 25 November 2018

Herne Bay to Watchmans Island Swim

Added next event date: 11 November 2018

Breca Wanaka Swimrun

Created listing with link to registration, event date: 16 March 2019

Breca Bay of Islands Swimrun

Created listing with link to registration, event date: 13 to 14 April 2019

Colour Zone Run

Created listing with link to registration, event date: 25 November 2018

Bridge to Bridge

Corrected distances for event on 2 December 2018: there isn't a 21.1km half marathon runinng event

Arrow 6+6 Adventure Race

Added next event date: 27 to 28 April 2019

Weekly Newsletter 12 June 2018

Published weekly newsletter

Pukekohe Raceway Kids Obstacle Duathlon

Added link to registration for event on 25 September 2018

Queen Charlotte Relay

Added link to registration for event on 15 September 2018

Longbeach Coastal Challenge

Updated location for event on 25 November 2018 to Longbeach Estate

Panasonic People's Triathlon Series: Mission Bay

Added link to registration for event on 17 March 2019

Panasonic People's Triathlon Series: Mission Bay

Added link to registration for event on 9 December 2018

Panasonic People's Triathlon Series: Maraetai Beach

Added link to registration for event on 11 November 2018

Panasonic People's Triathlon Series: Maraetai Beach

Added link to registration for event on 17 February 2019

Giant Minaret Burn

Added link to registration for event on 19 January 2019

Skyline Traverse Run

Added link to registration for event on 20 January 2019

Hoka ONE ONE Tauhara Trail Run

The Tauhara Trail Run will be run for the last time in 2018; it will be replaced with a new event in the Run Taupo Series in 2019.

Southern Lakes Half Marathon

Added next event date: 6 April 2019

Mount Festival AquaBike

Added link to registration for event on 12 January 2019

Camelbak Ruapehu EXPRESS

Added next event date: 23 February 2019

Mt Oxford Odyssey

Added next event date: 18 May 2019 (Date TBC)

GODZone Adventure

Added next event date: 10 to 17 March 2019

3D Rotorua Off Road Winter Multisport Festival

Added next event date: 2 June 2019

Kirikiriroa Marathon

Added next event date: 10 March 2018

Waikaretu School Farm Fun Run

Created listing, event date: 4 November 2018

Peak to Peak Ultra Race

Created listing, event date: 12 January 2019

Mukamuka Munter

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

Radix XTERRA Rotorua Festival

Added link to registration for event on 6 April 2019

The Ruby

Added link to registration for event on 26 January 2019

Mount Runners Half Marathon

Added next event date: 2 June 2019

We Run the Forest - Winter Running Festival

Event scheduled for 4 August 2018 has sold out

ASB Christchurch Marathon

Added next event date with link to registration: 2 June 2019

Port Nelson Summer Sea Swim Series

Added 2018/19 series dates