Sunday 14th October 2018



Complete and return the official entry form with fee. If you require an acknowledgement of entry please provide a stamped self-addressed envelope. The race is open to both registered and non-registered runners.

A link will go here to enter On-line or go to http://www.raceentries.co.nz/seriesdetail.php?clientid=19&seriesid=45


Postal entries must be received by TBA. Late Entries will be accepted up to 30 minutes prior to the selected race start. A $10.00 late fee will be charged


Entry fees (less $10) will be refunded for withdrawals received in writing by TBA .


Marathon 7.00 am
Half Marathon Run 8.45am
Half Marathon Walk 8.50 am
10km Run/Walk 9.30 am
5km Run/Walk 10.00 am


Competitors expecting to take more than 6 hours to complete the marathon should request a 6:30 start, phone Stephen Hannam on 027 4705286. Early starters will not be eligible for merit prizes.  Marshals or drink stations will not be provided before 7.00am. Times for all events will only be recorded until 1:00pm. Times may not be recorded for the 5km event.

Click on the distance to see the course map : Marathon; Half Marathon; 10km; 5km (new course)Wairarapa 5km photo


The Half Marathon Walk will start 5 minutes after the runners.  It is not a refereed event and is open to all levels and forms of walking. If you wish to run or jog you should enter as a runner. Participants in the 5 and 10 km recreational may run and/or walk.


High quality Kooldri T-Shirts are available for $40.00 in men’s and women’s styles. Click on the link to see the likely T shirts we will order this year – 2017 Marathon T Shirt
Please order by Thursday TBA so we can have them printed in time.


Race numbers can be collected from Makoura College in Makora Road (see map) between 4-6pm on Saturday  or from 6:30am Sunday.  Participants may change events only on Saturday.


  • Changing, showers and toilets at Makoura College:
  • Drink Station locations are marked on the course map. Special drinks will not be catered for. Make your own arrangements for other drinks. These may be handed out at drink stations but must not interfere with another competitor.
  • First Aid Facilities will be available on the course.


Prize giving will start approx 1:30 pm at Makoura College. Participants must be present to claim both merit and spot prizes.
2017 Certificates are available on-line from www.raceentries.co.nz.

 Merit prizes

Marathon and Half Marathon. For the 1st three male and female finishers in the open grade, Age group winners, and 2nd place where there are more than 5 competitors and third place where there are more than 10 competitors in each grade. Prizes will be based on numbers at TBA. Winners male and female of the half marathon walk, 10km and 5km run/walks.

Wairarapa Country Marathon Trophy

1st male marathon finisher (any grade)

Wairarapa Country Marathon Trophy

1st female marathon finisher (any grade)

Bev Coley Memorial Trophy

1st ACM female finisher in half marathon

Hamlin, Gregory, Turnbull Memorial Trophy

1st ACM male finisher in half marathon



Email:       marathon@acm.kiwi.nz

Website:    www.acm.kiwi.nz

Postal:      The Race Secretary, Athletics and Cycling Masterton,

P O Box 375, Masterton.

Phone:      Stephen Hannam (06) 378 9205 or 0274705286

Click Here for the 2017 Results  (added by Active Timing during the race).

Click Here for the 2016 results

See the 2015 Results by Clicking here

See the 2014 results by Clicking here

Enter on-line

Click on the link for the full paper Entry form – 2018-marathon-entry-form will go here

Click on the link for just the entry bit – 2018-marathon-entry-form bit will go here

Click on the distance to see the course map : Marathon; Half Marathon; 10km; 5km



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