2016 Entries Now Open
Race Day - 5th June
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2016 Merchandise...
Merchandise images are not yet available, but products available will be Asics & Thermatech. Iamges on the website are 2015 designs. 2016 products will be the same, but colours & design will be different.
To guarantee availability, order when you enter.

Accommodation Offer...
Our official host, the Hotel Commodore on Memorial Ave, have great rates for race weekend and provide airport transfers and race day shuttle buses. As runners themselves, they know what you need.
Phone: 03 358 8129

Win A Trip To The Paris Marathon...
All adult entrants are eligible for a draw to win a trip to the 2017 Paris Marathon. with Marathon World Travel. Check them out at

Make Your Run Matter...
Ronald McDonald House South Island assists the family of seriously ill children. In the past three years participants have raised almost $20,000 for this great cause. To learn how you can make you run matter, visit
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Elite Support Program...
The Christchurch Airport Marathon operates an elite support program as a service to competitive running in NZ... More Here.


... To the South Island's favourite foot race.

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

But it is also one of the most scenic and supportive.

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 Airport Marathon for Yourself!

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