Rotorua Energy Charitable Trust Half Marathon

Saturday 4 May 2019


The Rotorua Energy Charitable Trust Half Marathon  will start and finish at the main start/finish gantry outside the Energy Events Centre. The course will head out towards the airport, along Te Ngae Road. You then run / walk along Long Mile Rd, into Nursery Rd for a loop through Whakarewarewa Forest, back to Te Ngae Rd, Hinemaru St, through the Government Gardens to the finish line.

All Half Marathon entrants receive a souvenir event T-shirt and Finishers medal.


Start time
8.00am - Half Marathon Run

8.05am - Half Marathon Walk

Finishers medals
All finishers in the RECT Half Marathon will receive finishers Medals.

This can be done at the Rotorua Events Centre on Friday 3 May 2pm - 9pm or on Saturday 4 May 6.30am - 7.30am.
Spot prizes
Hundreds of Minor spot prizes will be offer and can be collected after picking up your event number at registration. Major Spot Prizes are randomly drawn from all entrants throughout the day and winners will be notified on the Big Screen from noon, please collect your prize from the event HQ in the events centre.

Bag Storage
Bag storage is available in the Sportsdrome (access through the main entrance of the Energy Events Centre). Please label your bag clearly. You must have your race number available when you collect your bag.

Age Limit
Competitors must be aged 18 or above for the half marathon event. Age taken on race day.

Rotorua Marathon Partners