Ports of Auckland Round The Bays

August 8, 2011


Garmin FR 410
Garmin FR 405CX
Garmin FR 405
Nike+ GPS
Garmin FR 305
Garmin FR 405
Garmin FR 910XT

Ports of Auckland Round the Bays has been an annual event in Auckland, New Zealand, since 1972, when the Auckland Joggers Club initiated it. The first run attracted 1200 participants and has now grown to be one of the world’s largest fun-runs with nearly 40,000 registered runners and an estimated 70,000 participants. Today the event is a joint collaboration between the Auckland Joggers Club and Fairfax Media.

The spanning 8.4km around the city’s picturesque waterfront boulevards, Quay Street and Tamaki Drive, is an achievable distance for runners and walkers – the able-bodied and the physically challenged. The runners can also participate as a team A team which consists of at least four entrants.

Race Date

Mar 8, 2015


Auckland, New Zealand

Event Type

Start Times

Men: 9:30 am
Women: 9:30 am

No. Runners



Race Website


View Results

Social Media

Race Registration

You can register as an individual or as a team on the official website of Ports of Auckland Round The Bays. The entry fee for the run is $22 for adults and $17 for children. If you entered on or before January 31, 2014 your race bib will be posted to the address provided upon registration.

Course / Route Map

The run is 8.4km long over a flat course that follows the contours of Auckland’s Waitemata harbour. It starts in the city on Quay St and finishes on the waterfront at St Heliers Bay. The course goes around the city’s picturesque waterfront boulevards, Quay Street and Tamaki Drive.

Race Profile / Elevation Map

The course is flat.

Race Tags

Not available.

Time Limits & Cutoffs

Not available.

Course Records

Not available.

Prize Money & Awards

Not available.

T-Shirts, Medals, Certificates

Every registered participant of the event will be able to download a certificate recording the time they completed.

Water Stops & Refreshments

There are water stops along the route, which are manned by Watercare friendly staff and volunteers.

Expected Race Day Weather

Expected Highest temperature: 70 °F
Expected Lowest temperature: 63 °F
There is a chance of 55% rain.

Running resources:

Leave a Comment

Previous post:

Next post:

Copyright © 2005-2012 Run Infinity. All rights reserved. 97 queries. 0.677 seconds.