Welcome to Cool Running New Zealand, a brand which has been iconic with New Zealand running since 1999 . We have a new look Running calendar with all the latest in what’s happening and the largest collection of race results dating back from 1996 to current.

Cool Running New Zealand Strava Challenge

We are introducing the Cool Running New Zealand Strava Challenge which is open to anyone who wants to signup. The challenge starts 1st February 2017 and will involve 3 monthly challenges which change month to month. Our Challenge allows runners or walkers from all abilities to have a crack at winning, you don’t have to be an elite to win.
Thanks to our generous sponsors we are able to offer you real prizes each month. That's right, a Strava Challenge with real rewards not just a picture of a trophy.
Become part of the Challenge!   Signup free at Strava Club and be in to win some seriously cool prizes.
Take a look around our site and let us know what you think on our Facebook page Cool runningNZ.
Let us know what else you would like to see and we will try our best to deliver it.
Cool Running is the number one promoter of Running in NZ. Keep up to date with what is happening in running in New Zealand - Like our Facebook page, join our Strava Club and check out what events you are going to enter this year .

Event Calendar
For event promoters you can instantly load your own event straight into our Event Calendar.  No waiting for someone else to load it a nd best of all it's Free!   For athletes you will find one of New Zealand’s most comprehensive run/walk event calendars here.

Event Results:

Event promoters, now you can upload your own race results directly on to the Cool Running website and promote them to your participants.  Click here to get started.


Do you want to promote your event? Advertise it with Cool Running to gain the best exposure to New Zealand runners and walkers.
Small Events Online Entry System We are introducing a small event online registration system for the use of all small event organisers. This will use the TikTok online event registration system.


Cool Running is one of the most informative and comprehensive running websites in New Zealand.
Advertising our event with Cool Running was one of the best decisions we made resulting in a huge amount of referrals to our website. Thank you Cool Running.

Lyn Harris, Event Director, Direct Group Uniforms Hamilton Half Marathon