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Quarter Marathon

Entrants can run, jog or walk a 5.6km fun run, or 10km quarter marathon. The race starts in Marina Park, with both courses following a scenic trip around the town centre before crossing the finish line back in Marina Park.

This year’s quarter marathon will be held on Sunday 22 September 2024.

Participants of all ages and abilities compete in the event, from elite athletes and running clubs to mums pushing buggies and 80 year olds!

Adults $20
Secondary Student (13-18 yrs) $5
Primary/Intermediate Student (5-13 yrs) $3
Under 5’s Free
Group (minimum of 10 Adults) $150. Additional entries can be made to groups including secondary, primary or intermediate participants, but to receive the Group entry price the minimum of 10 adults must be met.

The Quarter Marathon is a partnership event run by Whiti Ora, The Hits and the Gisborne Herald. Proceeds from the event go to a local charity.


For more information, please contact:

Debbie Hutchings

Events Advisor