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Half Marathon

Half Marathon Run | Raetihi Gutbuster

Half Marathon Course

Starting and finishing on the main street in Raetihi, runners are heading out along the main Pipiriki-Raetihi Road and over the top of the Waipuna Hill.  Near the base of the hill, you turn around and work your way back up before a good downhill and finally a more gradual climb back to the finish.

Total climbing is 330m

Aid stations

Water is available at the 5km and turnaround point

You should plan your own nutrition needs.  

Course Details

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Entry Details


21.1kms (330m of climbing)

Start Time

9.45am (briefing prior)

Cut off Time

11.30 at Waipuna turn-around


Minimum age for this event is 18 years


Open, Masters, Veterans


First place.  All entrants receive a commemorative medal and a bag of fresh local vegetables.  Spot prizes on the day!


For the safety of all concerned, no dogs, prams or other wheeled transport.  (There is a 5km for the family)