The course is clearly marked and marshalled and takes you through rural Whenuapai’s gently undulating country roads, across the causeway, and around picturesque Herald Island (Half Marathon ONLY) as well as circumnavigating the Whenuapai RNZAF base; finishing in front of the Whenuapai School Hall.
NOTE: The roads will not be closed to traffic for the event.
Start/Finish Area: The start/finish area is inside Whenuapai School, Airport Road, Whenuapai. Water, fruit, and other small items will be handed out at the finish, after completing your run or walk.
All timing chips must be returned at the finish line.
10KM COURSE: Does NOT include the Dale Rd/Riverlea Rd/Bristol Rd loop and the Herald Island loop.
HALF MARATHON COURSE: The Dale Rd/Riverlea Rd/Bristol Rd loop has to be run twice.
The Shoe Science Whenuapai Half Marathon will be run under the control of a STMS prescribed in a safety plan submitted to the Auckland Council. An ambulance will be on site.
HALF MARATHON COURSE – Click on the image to enlarge
10KM COURSE – Click on the image to enlarge
6KM COURSE – Click on the image to enlarge