2018 Air New Zealand Hawke's Bay International Marathon

Saturday 12th May 2018

Marine Parade: 109 Marine Parade, Napier, New Zealand

Distance running, Running, Marathon, 10K, Half marathon


  • Marathon – 42km - Adult Runner (18 years +)
  • Marathon – 42km - Adult Walker (18 years +)
  • Half Marathon – 21km - Adult Runner (16 years +)
  • Half Marathon – 21km - Adult Walker (16 years +)
  • 10km run - Adult Runner (16 years +)
  • 10km run - Adult Walker (16 years +)
  • 10km run - Child (7 – 15 years)
  • Kids Run – 3km - Child (5 – 12 years)


Run away to the Hawke's Bay for an exciting running festival incorporating 42km, 21km, 10km and 3km kids run options. 

Take in the best highlights of the region, with flat easy running through local cycle trails, vineyards, olive groves, quiet country roads - all finishing at the impressive Sileni Estates Winery where you can celebrate your efforts in style.

Event details and schedule

Date Time Activity Location
Friday 11 May 2018 9:00am - 9:00pm  Athlete check-in & Info Desk Open Napier Soundshell, 60 Marine Parade, Napier (See map below) 
  9:00am - 7:00pm Sports Expo Open Napier Soundshell, 60 Marine Parade, Napier
Saturday 12 May 2018 5:45am - 7:30am Shuttle Bus Departure Times to Start Lines Times vary by event. Click here for full Shuttle Bus schedule.
  7:45am AIA 10km start Gimblett Gravels Wine District
  8:00am - 5:00pm Info Desk Open Sileni Estates Winery
  8:00am - 5:00pm Post-race festival Sileni Estates Winery
  8:15am  NZ Sotheby's RE Half Marathon start Pakowhai Regional Park
  9:00am Air New Zealand Full Marathon start 350 Marine Parade, between Edwardes Street & Sale Street, Napier
  10:00am - 4:00pm Post-race Shuttle Bus Departure Times Sileni Estates Winery to Marine Parade, Napier via 10km and Half Marathon start lines; and to Hastings & Havelock North. Click here for full Shuttle Bus schedule.
  12:30pm Prize-giving - 10km & Half Marathon Sileni Estates Winery
  1:00pm Kids Run start Sileni Estates Winery
  3:15pm Prize-giving - Full Marathon & Kids Run Sileni Estates Winery

Organised by

IRONMAN New Zealand

P O Box 37 047, Parnell, Auckland

Phone: +64 9 601 9590

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