Welcome to participants, volunteers, supporters and organisers of the 2016 Hawke’s Bay Marathon, Half Marathon, 10km and 5km races. The time has come where you can put all that hard work into action!
Nearly 5,000 people have entered this inaugural event, including around 1,000 entered into the full marathon and 2,500 in the half marathon. Needless to say, the region is going to be buzzing!
If you have an Apple or Android phone you can download the Hawke’s Bay Marathon App. It has all the information you will need, including live athlete tracking!
|Air New Zealand Marathon||8.15am||350 Marine Parade, between Edwardes Street & Sale Street, Napier|
|NZ Sotheby's Half Marathon||8.00am||Pakowhai Regional Park, Hastings|
|AIA 10km||7.45am||Gimblett Gravels|
|Kids Run||12.00pm||Sileni Estates Winery, Maraekakaho Road, Hastings|
For the latest information please check the Hawke's Bay Marathon website.
Road closures and traffic delays
There are a number of road closures in the Hawke's Bay Area on event day. Below is a summary of road closures in place but please download the Road Closure Map below or on the Hawke's Bay Marathon website for the latest information.
|Marine Parade - Southbound lanes||06:00 - 12:00||Tennyson Street||Ellison Street|
|Te Awa Avenue||08:15 - 09:00||Ellison Street||Kenny Road|
|Kenny Road||08:15 - 09:00||Te Awa Avenue||Eriksen Road|
|Eriksen Road||08:15 - 09:00||Kenny Road||Awatoto Road|
|Awatoto Road||08:30 - 10:00||Waitanti Road||Brookfields Road|
|Brookfields Road||08:30 - 10:30||Awatoto Road||Hales Road|
|Brookfields Road (Southbound lane closure)||08:30 - 10:30||Hales Road||Gilligan Road|
Hawke's Bay Marathon Road Closure Map (pdf 997 KB)
Spectator and supporter viewing locations
To ensure your support crew, family and friends can see you out there on the event course and cheer you on, organisers have identified three great spectator viewing locations. Download it below or view it on the Hawke's Bay Marathon website.
Hawke's Bay Marathon viewing locations (pdf 119 KB)
The finish line area is at Sileni Estates Winery, Maraekakaho Road, Hastings.
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12 May 2017
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