Hamilton Half Marathon


Early Bird prices are now open!

Early Bird up to 30th June 2020

Half Marathon Run/Walk$56.00
10km Run/Walk$41.00
5km Run/Walk$26.00
Kids Commando Challenge$20.00

Under 20 years old

Half Marathon Run/Walk$50.00
10km Run/Walk $35.00
5km Fun Run/Walk   $20.00

Standard as of 27th September 2020

Half Marathon Run/Walk$66.00
10km Run/Walk$51.00
5km Fun Run/Walk$31.00
Kids Commando Challenge$20.00

Seniors Discount

Seniors participating receive a 10% discount on the Half Marathon, 10km Run/Walk and 5km Run/Walk.

Late Entry as of 28th September 2020

Half Marathon Run/Walk$81.00
10km Run/Walk $66.00
5km Fun Run/Walk$41.00
Kids Commando Challenge$25.00

Group Discount Offer

10 plus entries into a combination of any of Half Marathon, 10km or 5km events & receive a 10% discount.

Corporate & Social Team Competitions/Opportunities

Fairview Mazda Corporate Team Challenge

Enter a team of 3 (or more) runners or walkers (male or female) for the Half Marathon or 3 (or more) runners or walkers (male or female) for the 10km event.  Teams must include 2 employees of the Company and the Company name must appear in the team name.  The Fairview Mazda Trophies will be awarded to the first placed teams in both these events.

TDO Social Team Challenge

Enter your entire Corporate/Group/Club into this challenge.  Team members (male or female; runner or walkers) can be entered into any of the events (Half, 10km or 5km), all team members don’t need to be entered in the same event/distance. To enter a team into this challenge you must have a minimum of 2 in the 10km and 4 in the 5km. The fastest times of the 2 members in the 10km & 4 members in the 5km will be added together. 

The winner of this challenge will be the team who has the fastest aggregate time. The prize being a trophy plus 500 TDO Dollars from The Dinsdale Office that can be used for either a Christmas function, a dinner, a lunch or a package to be discussed with TDO. Terms and conditions apply.

Team Information

If you require a tax invoice after payment has been made please email admin@hamiltonhalfmarathon.org.nz. If you want us to collate all race packs and race numbers for pick up by one person on event weekend please let us know by 22 September 2019 and we will arrange for this to be done. If you wish to bring your own gazebo, bbq etc please advise us and we will add you into our site plan.  There is no charge for the site.  Closing date for site bookings is Sunday 22 September 2019.

Discount Offer

Enter 10 or more together into a combination of any of the Half Marathon, 10km or 5km events & you will receive a 10% discount.  Please note these discounts do not apply to early bird entries or entries in the Kindercare Kids Commando Challenge event.


8:50AM - Wheelchairs Half Marathon

9:00AM - Half Marathon Run / Walk

10:00AM - 10km Run / Walk

10:30AM - 5km Fun Run/Walk

11:30AM - Kids Commando Challenge


Race Confirmation

Online entries will receive an e-confirmation. Confirmation for manual entries will be posted out with race instructions a week before event date.

Baby buggies, prams & Strollers

Buggies, prams and strollers will be allowed in the 5km event only.  They will start after the walkers. No dogs, skateboards or rollerblades will be allowed on the course.

Race Numbers & Race Packs

Flagstaff Club will be open from:

Saturday 3rd October at 12 - 4 pm

Sunday 4 October from 7am

For collection of race numbers and race packs. 

Late entries will also be taken.

Late Entry

Late entries will be available online for all events until midnight Wednesday 30-09-20. Thereafter late entries will be taken at Flagstaff Club during Registration hours on Saturday or Sunday up to 30 mins before race time.

Timekeeping & results

Overall finish time will be recorded by Timing Sports. Official timekeeping ends 3hrs 30 after race start. Results will be posted on the website shortly after the event.  


A medal will be given to every finisher in all events.

Entry Changes

Race changes, race transfers and entry information changes after 30/09/2020 must be completed in person at Flagstaff Club Registration Centre.


The 1st-3rd male & female walkers in the Half Marathon event will be recognised in the Merit Prize List. Participants in all events MUST walk the entire event distance. We rely on your honesty - please.

Refund Policy

There are no refunds for non starters or non finishers. When you register you accept the terms and condition of entry. 

Entries can be transferred to another person/or distance in the 2020 event. 

If transferring to another distance e.g. from the 10km to Half Marathon or from the 5km to 10km the fee difference must be paid.  

There are no refunds for changing to a lower fee event.  

Contact the Half Marathon Office by email admin@hamiltonhalfmarathon.org.nz with any changes.

Prize Giving

Prize giving will take place at 12.30pm at the race finish. You must be present to collect any of the spot prizes and they must be collected by 2pm on event day otherwise prize will be forfeited.  All spot prizes are randomly selected. Major spot prizes will be announced at prize giving. Randomly selected finishers will be handed a letter for minor spot prizes on the finish line. These can be redeemed from the spot prize table in Flagstaff Club. In the event of adverse weather the prize giving will be cancelled and all prizes will be posted out.

Merit Prize List / Half Marathon & 10km RUN Men & Women

The following prizes will be awarded on stage.  All merit prizes must be collected on event day by 2pm.  If not collected prize will be forfeited.

Merit Prize

1st - 3rd Master 35 - 44
1st - 3rd Master 45 - 54
1st - 3rd Master 55 - 64
1st - 3rd Master 65+

Trophies awarded to:

1st U16 and U20 Male and Female in 10km

1st U20 Male and Female in Half Marathon

Merit Prize List for Half Marathon WALK Men & Women

1st - 3rd Male Walker
1st - 3rd Female Walker

ALL age group winners who finish in the top 3 open men or open women in the Half Marathon & 10km events will be awarded ONE PRIZE ONLY, that being the prize of the greatest value.

Early Bird prices are now open!

Half Marathon


10km Walk/Run


5km Walk/Run


Kids 2km