Queenstown Marathon

31/10/2016 | Posted in Discover Queenstown

We hope you are ready runners, the Queenstown Marathon is just 2 short weeks away! If you are crazy enough to run a Marathon, then it might as well be one of the most scenic tracks to grace the Marathon circuit. The race kicks off in Arrowtown weaving its way through not one, but two mountain ranges (Crown & Remarkables) and around two lakes (Hayes & Wakatipu), giving runners a tour through the regions highlights in a 42km race.

Air New Zealand Marathon

70% hard packed trails and 30% on road surfaces combined with a mainly flat gradient.

Date: 18 November 2017

Start Time: 8:20am

Start Line: The Avenue, Millbrook Resort

Finish Line: Queenstown Memorial Centre Recreation Ground

Cut-Off Time: Athletes must reach the start of the Lake Hayes Trail (distance 11.65km) by 11.00am, the start of Domain Rd Track (distance 25km) by 1:10pm and the SH6 crossing (distance 32.2km) by 2:25pm. Due to course management and road closure restrictions, the course will officially be closed at 4:00pm