Entry Info

Race Day 2018
Sunday 3rd June

Entries Open Dec 1st

 Every Finisher Wins A Commemorative Medal !

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Can't Enter Online?
Click Here to print entry form & post payment.

Enter by May 14 to nab the
Early Entry Fee, as below.

Entry Fees

Full Marathon - Run & Wheelchair
Early Entry: $90.00 / Late Entry: $115.00

Half Marathon - Run & Walk & Wheelchair:
Early Entry: $70.00 / Late Entry: $90.00

10K - Run & Walk & Wheelchair
Early Entry: $40.00 / Late Entry: $55.00

Kids Mara'Fun - Run & Walk & Wheelchair
Early Entry: $15.00 / Late Entry: $20.00.

Entries are confirmed by e-mail. Type carefully.

All entrants must read all Race Info on this page.

All participants must collect their race pack - see far column.


Categories are set automatically via your date of birth on race day.

All participants, regardless of age, are eligible for Open and Age Group awards.

The walk categories are not official race walks. They are timed social walks that will award first three men & women.

Recreational entrants intending to run/walk must enter a Run section.

Full Category Info... Click Here

Withdrawals & Changes
Click Here

All entries are non refundable.

Changes to longer event incur entry fee difference.

Changes after May 14 incur the late entry fee.

Entry Lists - Will B Here


To guarantee availability & best prices, order merchandise when you enter.

T-shirts ordered during entry process will be picked up at Race Pack Pick Up.

Mizuno Performance T's - Men & Womens Options

Genuine Mizuno technical running tee
Classic Canterbury Black & Red
Price - Only $45.00 (normal retail $59.95)

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Kids Performance T's - Boys & Girls

Thermatech technical T in uni-sex cut
Cobalt Blue & Melon Pink
Price - Only $25.00 (normal retail $39.95)

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Thermatech Long Sleeve Thermals - Men/Uni-sex

Genuine Thermatech long sleeve thermal top
Black with Charcoal or Steel Blue with Charcoal
Price - Only $45.00 (normal retail $69.95) 

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Thermatech Long Sleeve Thermals - Women

Genuine Thermatech long sleeve thermal top
Coral Pink with Grey or Black with Charcoal
Price - Only $45.00 (normal retail $69.95) 

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Thermatech Beanies

Genuine Thermatech beanie
Colours - Black, Cobalt Blue, Melon Pink, Aqua
Price - Only $25.00 (normal retail $29.95)


Race Info

Race Pack Pick Up

When: Saturday 3rd June - 9:00am to 5:00pm.

Where: Event Village, Cathedral Square, Christchurch City.

Bring: The entry confirmation entry that we emailed you (e-ticket).

All participants must collect their race pack. Race packs include essentials such as race number, electronic timing chip, programme & sponsor goodies.

If you cannot collect your race pack on the Saturday, someone else may pick it up for you. BUT they must have your email confirmation.

If you ordered merchandise, it will come with your race pack.

Participants driving from out of town on race morning may pick up race pack on race morning 7:00am-7:45am.

Car Parking is via surrounding street parking.

Race Day 

Click Here for Full Race Day Info.

Safety & Rules

Click Here for Full Rules & Safety notes.

Elite Support Program

As a service to competitive running in NZ, we operate an elite support program.

The level of support will vary depending on an athletes current form and the amount of people applying for support, and is entirely at the event organisations discretion.

Athletes in the Full Marathon and Half Marathon who have met the following "A-Standard" may apply for support with travel, accommodation and entry, and will have a position on the elite elite start grid.

Athletes in the Full Marathon, Half Marathon and 10k who have met the following "B-Standard" may apply for a position on the elite start grid.

To apply for elite support Click Here & fill in the email form, listing PB's & recent results.

Full Marathon A-Standard
Men – sub 2hrs 25min / Women – sub 2hrs 50min

Full Marathon B-Standard
Men – sub 2hrs 35min / Women – sub 3hrs

Half Marathon A-Standard
Men – sub 1hr 08min / Women – sub 1hr 20min

Half Marathon B-Standard
Men – sub 1hr 13min / Women – sub 1hr 25min

10K Standard
Men – sub 33min / Women – sub 38min

Prize Pool

The race day prize pool totals more than $30,000, including cash, product, record bonuses and a trip to the Paris Marathon... More Info Here.