This year is the 30th anniversary of the annual Pelorus Trust RUN & WALK Event. The Hutt Valley's premier running and walking event. A flat and scenic course along both sides of the Hutt River.
With a Half Marathon, 10km, 5km Fun Run and the 'Cool Kid's Kilometre', this event offers something for everyone - regardless of speed, age and ability.
New for 2017 is the first ever 30th anniversary full Marathon!
Whether you're looking to step up from a 5k for the first time, or race hard... Our most popular event could be the perfect challenge you.
Our orginal 21.1km event is a perenial favourite. Attracting elite runners to recreational walkers. So, whether you're looking to challenge yourself on your first Half Marathon, or chase a new 'personal best', this flat scenic riverside course is a great choice.
Special for the 30th anniversary event! An officially measured 42.2km course. A beautiful loop course, head up the Hutt River and return to Hikoikoi.
Happyhire 5km Fun Run
A flat scenic route along the Petone eslpande. This is a perfect goal for anyone looking to get into running. Or you can join with some friends, make it a social challenge, and walk this waterfront course.
Cool Kids' Kilometre
To be held at 11am at McEwan Park on race day. Parents are welcome to run/walk with their kids, if they'd like to.
Entry is $10, and there is no late entry fee. Every runner receives a finishesrs pack, including a commemorative ribbon.