Sun to Surf 5km Run or Walk


Individual entries $45 per person
Family entries $140 (2 adults, 2 children under 12 OR 1 adult, 3 children under 12)

Enter before Friday 23rd September to receive a NAMED race number!

Online entry cut off: Wednesday 5th October 2022

This is an open event with run or walk options and spot prizes given randomly to entrants. No cut-off times for this distance. Under 10-year-olds must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. No forms of wheeled conveyance permitted in any event. Child carriers/backpacks permitted for Sun Run & Walk 5km. No headphones/earbuds with music playing. No pets during your participation.

Competitors taking on the 5km challenge will be charmed by this scenic beach-inspired course.

Whether this is the start of your running and walking journey, or you’re a young runner (or young at heart), the Sun to Surf 5km Run or Walk will get you pumped! Post-event, reward yourself by relaxing under the canopy of Pohutukawa trees at Sun to Surf event village at Mahy Reserve with entertainment including live music, craft food and beverage stalls, and prize-giving.

5km event entrants will receive:

  • A personalised event number with your first name on it
  • Official time recorded and named in the event results
  • Sun to Surf performance cap (moisture management material) valued at $35
  • A finisher’s medal crafted to your chosen event OR opt to donate to the Marshall-Inman Whakaari Trust, or Coast Care
  • An event recovery area with access to water
  • Opportunity to win fantastic spot prizes
  • Post-event entertainment at Mahy Reserve

5km Course Map

Courses have been officially measured. Maps are indicative.

Sun to Surf 5km Run or Walk

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