When is the race?
The Ports of Auckland Round the Bays will be held on Sunday, March 9, 2014. The 8.4km event starts at 9:30am. All participants must cross the start line by 10:15am.
How do I enter?
The only way to enter is online. Payment method for online entries is credit or debit card.
Please read the important information in the page below before entering.
Take care with your entry as we cannot change your start group after your registration is completed.
Who can enter?
Anyone of any age and ability can enter. Please assign yourself to the appropriate group based on your running or walking speed.
No pets, bicycles, scooters, hand cycles, skateboards or rollerblades are permitted.
Those with strollers or non-racing wheelchairs are requested to start from the back of the pack for safety reasons.
How much does it cost to enter?
*Under 5s registration FREE (however bib, time and certificate received if registration fee is paid).
*Prices inclusive of GST
Will my race bib be posted?
If you entered on or before January 31, 2014 your race bib will be posted to the address provided upon registration.
How do I collect my race bib?
If you entered on or after February 1, 2014 you will need to attend the Event Expo to collect your race bib.
2014 Round the Bays Event Expo
SKYCITY Convention Centre, Auckland
Level 4, Auckland Rooms 1 & 2
88 Federal St, Auckland
Friday, March 7 - 8am until 6pm
Saturday, March 8 - 8am until 6pm
Do I qualify for a Brooks Seeded Start?
In 2014 there will be a Brooks Seeded Start Group available for elite athletes where they will start ahead of the general pack. The qualifying time for the 8.4km course is Males sub 35 minutes and for Females sub 40 minutes. If you would like to submit a request for a seeded start, please provide your details and an official link to your qualifying time which has taken place in the past 12 months, through this form
. We ask for 2 working days to review your results, upon approval you will then be given access to complete your online registration.
*Please do not enter and then complete the form as we cannot change your registration once you have entered.