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Race Day 2018

Sunday 3rd June

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Every Finisher Wins A Commemorative Medal !

Win A Trip to Paris...

Every finisher can go into a draw to the 2019 Paris Marathon... More Here.

Announcing Our 2018 Charity Partner...

Ronald McDonald House Charities ® (RMHC®) New Zealand is delighted to be the official charity of the ASB Christchurch Marathon. You can help us support families with a child in New Zealand hospitals while they are away from home.

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Welcome Back to ASB...  

We're pleased to announce ASB Bank returning in 2018 as the principal sponsor of the "ASB Christchurch Marathon".

Run Back The Tracks... 

In 2017 ASB's Run Back The Tracks initiative raised $25,000 for the Port Hills fire restoration. Initially donating 25c for every kilometre run by every participant raised just over $16,000. ASB then topped this up to $25,000 themselves... More Here.

Remembering 2017...

Results, Report & Photos... Click Here.

2018 Entry Lists - Click Here


... To the 38th running of the South Island's favourite foot race.

Inspired by the 1974 Commonwealth Games marathon, the Christchurch Marathon event is renowned as one of the fastest courses in the world.

But it is also one of the most scenic and supportive, welcoming all age & ability for a flat, fast and scenic tour around iconic Christchurch landmarks such as Cathedral Square, Hagley Pk, the Avon River & the Red Zone.

With a Full Marathon, Half Marathon, 10k & Kids' Mara'Fun, there is something for everyone.

But don't take our word for it...

Enter Now and experience the Christchurch Marathon for Yourself!

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OUR SPONSORS - more here