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22 October 2020 • General

Early bird entries open for Rotorua Marathon

Entries are now open for the 2021 Rotorua Marathon and you could save by taking advantage of the early bird offer.

The 57th edition of one of the country’s most historic and iconic marathons will take place in Rotorua on Saturday 8 May, 2021 and we would love for you to be a part of it.

For 56 years, runners and walkers have accepted the challenge of taking a lap around the beautiful Lake Rotorua.

With the full marathon, Red Stag Timber half marathon, 10km and 5.5km run or walk to choose from, experience hidden gems, surreal scenery and stunning natural wonders in Rotorua.

We look forward to seeing you join runners and walkers of all ages on the starting line. 

Early bird entries close on 30 November. 

For more information and to enter please go to