Saturday 26 September 2020


The Red Stag Timber 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 competitors will receive a free 2XU cap. As we know people are passionate about their event t-shirts, these will be available to purchase. 


Start time
8.15am - Half Marathon Run

8.20am - Half Marathon Walk

Finishers medals
All finishers in the Red Stag Timber Half Marathon will receive finishers Medals.

This can be done at the Rotorua Events Centre on Friday 1 May 2pm - 9pm or on Saturday 2 May 6.30am - 7.30am.

Spot prizes
Minor Sport Prizes can be won after picking up your event number at registration. Major Spot Prizes are randomly drawn from all event entrants at Prize Giving at 3:30pm. You must be present to collect your prize.

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