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A weekend away in the scenic South !

Flat, Friendly, Fab

Flat course & friendly folk equals miles of smiles !

Fast !

Renowned as NZ's fastest course. The place for PB's !

Something 4 Everyone

42.2k - 21.1k - 10k - Kids Mara'Fun !

Classy Collectables

Genuine Mizuno & Thermatech kit !

Medal Mania

Every finisher wins a medal !


New Date & New Course !

That's right... April 11th is the all-new date for 2021. And for the first time since 2010, we're back running our traditional course... Media Release / Course Info

Welcome Back to ASB...

We're pleased to announce ASB Bank returning in 2021 as the principal sponsor of the 40th anniversary "ASB Christchurch Marathon".

40th Anniversary...

In 2021 we'll finally get to celebrate the 40th anniversary. Check out this article outlining the event's 39 years to date... Click Here.

Entry Lists...

Click here to see live entry lists for the 40th anniversary ASB Christchurch Marathon... Click Here.

Elite Support Program...

As a service to NZ running, we operate an elite support program. Athletes who meet our "A" or "B" standards may apply for support... More Here.

In the Beginning...

Let's take a trip down memory lane, to 1978 and the Sedley Wells Marathon, the pre-cursor to the Christchurch Marathon we know today... Click Here.

More Here Soon...


It's great to have ASB back as our principal sponsor for the fourth consecutive year of what will be the Christchurch Marathon's fourth consecutive decade!

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